Global automotive technology leader ZF has rewarded 21 temporary workers with permanent contracts. The staff, who were initially brought in to meet a demand in orders, were appointed through the Peterlee company’s recruitment partner, Ranstad Recruitment. However, after impressing during their...
A funeral services company which launched during the coronavirus pandemic has marked the end of its first year in business with significant investment in a new Jaguar fleet of hearses. John Delanoy and Julie Stout have also achieved their pledge...
Four businesses have moved into a thriving Peterlee business centre. Support organisation East Durham Business Service has welcomed Team Evolve, Claire McPhail Counselling, Galaxy Letts and East Durham Counselling to Novus Business Centre, which provides office space to new and...
A Wingate-based civil engineering and groundworks business has received more than £194,000 in research and development (R&D) tax credits across two claims, thanks to the innovation demonstrated in its projects. N&T Civils Ltd carries out high-quality groundworks and construction work...
Global technology leader ZF marked International Women in Engineering Day this week with the appointment of another female engineering apprentice. Beth Parodi started earlier this year as a Level-3 SQA apprentice. Having completed her probationary period with the Peterlee company, Beth...
Peterlee-based businessman, Richard Swart, has agreed to take on the role of chair of the Advanced Manufacturing Forum (AMF). The global sales and quality director of Berger Group in Peterlee will be a key spokesperson for the forum, amplifying the...
People across Sunderland are being encouraged by Protech City to part with their old laptops and desktops in a bid to help charities and those they support, to get online. The Peterlee-based company has partnered with Sunderland City Council to...
Plans have been approved for the redevelopment of a 2.58-acre site on one of Peterlee’s leading industrial estates. The application to redevelop land on the Bracken Hill Business Park - home of the former Gemini office block - will bring...
New owners of a training and apprenticeship provider have announced ambitious plans to triple the number of learners it supports into careers. TACS, based at Novus Business Centre in Peterlee, was recently bought out by business owner Neil Armstrong and...
A business support organisation has hailed the success of the businesses and entrepreneurs it has supported, proving the coronavirus lockdown wasn’t all doom and gloom. In the 13 months since the country went into lockdown, East Durham Business Service has...

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