Here is a short review of an eventful year which saw our Managing Director, Lynn Kerfoot receive the MBE.
Visit from Enworks to look at energy reduction in the whole of the manufacturing plant. Part of Newlands ‘ Total Eco Green Strategy’ which includes machine design & operation.
Exhibiting at Groothandel & Logistiek in Eindhoven, Netherlands with our Dutch distributors Pewisys Materials Handling.
Further increase in UK orders & worldwide for The Netherlands, Germany, Denmark, Sri Lanka, Nigeria, Mexico & Colombia.
Ed Greasley grandson of Newland founder Mr Cecil Greasley moves to the Technical Department. Link to article on web site • AUGUST – Darren Gaunt Chief Electrician celebrates 25 years at Newland Engineering. Link to article on web site Newland Auto Loader – ‘Hands Free’ loading of vehicles. Forth Auto loading Telescopic Belt Conveyor supplied to QVC. Additional two Auto Loaders supplied to OSP in Indianapolis USA.
Visit to our Russian distributor Greenhill Group LLC & Cemat Moscow exhibition.
All remaining machines on hire fleet sent to Royal Mail & Parcel Force to aid with ‘Autumn Pressure’ [Build up to Christmas].
As members of The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, Newland were offered a skills review for all staff. As part of our continuous improvement strategy. This has helped us to offer all employees the opportunity to take part in further personal development. Meetings with our French & Portuguese distributors at Manutention exhibition Paris.
Tameside College annual prize awards evening for Engineering Technologies & Construction Building Services held on the 9th December. Newland was asked to sponsor the new ‘higher Education Award’.