Monthly Archives: July 2017

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Apprentice Open Evening – December 2016

    Following on from the careers evening A&G hoisted two open evenings which allowed over 20 students and their parents to see the what A&G has to offer. They toured the manufacturing facilities and spoke with A&G staff demonstrating the equipment.

July 26th, 2017|Latest News|

A&G Receive Princess Royal Training Awards – November 2016

  Some 34 businesses ranging from prestigious car manufacturers, through healthcare organisations, to animal charities received the Princess Royal Training Award in recognition of their outstanding training and skills development programmes. Speaking about the winners, City & Guilds Group Chief Executive, Chris Jones said: ‘Excellence doesn’t happen by chance. In today’s uncertain economy, more than [...]

July 26th, 2017|Latest News|

Increased Machining Capacity – July 2017

A&G Technical teams and Mazak staff commissioned two Mazak Variaxis i-700 twin pallet machines. These machines represent the latest generation MAZAK 5-axis machining centre designed for multi-surface machining delivering reduced in-process time, high accuracy and unrivalled machine ergonomics.

July 26th, 2017|Latest News|

Work Experience – May 2017

Students from St Aidan's high school came on their work experience for one week in May.   They worked in five different work areas, including 3 & 5 axis milling, CNC and 7 axis turning, inspection, stores and packing and despatch. Students were assessed by their mentors against set criteria and the assessments being fed [...]

July 26th, 2017|Latest News|

St Aidan’s Career Evening – September 2016

A&G staff again attended the local high school careers evening       Managing Director Mr. A. Pinder said: "We are again delighted to be able to meet the students, as we see this as a great source of new talent and this year was no exception, with the students and parents showing great interest [...]

July 26th, 2017|Latest News|

Completion of Workshop Extension – June 2016

  The workshop extension will allow us to significantly increase our machining capacity, whilst also doubling the size of the inspection facility and centralising the programming and technical functions into one office.    

July 26th, 2017|Latest News|