Washington-based kitchen specialist Roundel has increased revenues and profits in its latest financial year. The company, which designs, makes, supplies and installs fitted furniture, revealed the business turned over £26.1m in the year to January 2020, up from £25.9m 12...
A new business is looking to boost UK face mask supply chains, and create opportunities for the next generation of manufacturing talent, after setting up shop to provide a zero waste face mask solution. UK Community Production (UCP), based near...
Esh Construction has completed the first phase of infrastructure works on the £8.4m IAMP One scheme. The works, which started in February 2019 on the 150-hectare International Advanced Manufacturing Park at Washington, have been delivered by Durham-based Esh’s civil engineering...
Confirmation that Nissan will build its new Qashqai hybrid model in Sunderland has delivered a huge boost to the region’s motor manufacturing sector. With Brexit taking place and all the uncertainty surrounding it, there had been understandable concerns about what...
A Wearside hotel aiming to become a regional hub for the Armed Forces Covenant initiative has picked up two awards in quick succession and is on course for a third from the military. The George Washington Hotel, in Usworth, Washington,...
An HR specialist and a marketing expert have joined forces to form a marketing consultancy with a difference to support Wear SMEs. Beyond Partners, brings together over 40-years’ experience in HR and marketing, in the shape of Washington’s Maxine Henry...
A Wearside telecoms and IT business is moving to new headquarters and increasing its team after seeing a business boom as more clients adapt to remote working. Sirius, a Washington-based integrated IT and communications company, is preparing to move its...
An architectural metalwork business favoured by countless celebrity A-listers is celebrating its tenth anniversary, after landing one of its biggest projects. Washington-based Taylorhood Metalworks is an independent metalwork engineering business specialising in the production of hand-crafted bespoke staircases, architectural balustrades...
A Wearside signage and graphics firm is making space to expand its operations with the help a new five-figure investment. The overarching £120m North East Small Loan Fund, supported by the European Regional Development Funds will provide financial support for...
An engineering firm has trimmed weeks from delivery times, thanks to support from an elite team of manufacturing experts. RDS Engineering is turning weeks into days and days into minutes, thanks to state-of-the-art scanning equipment, purchased with the assistance of...

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