NuVision Engineering Reaches Significant Safety Milestone

We are proud to announce that NuVision Engineering have reached a significant safety milestone having reached ten years without a lost time incident (LTI). This achievement highlights the commitment to maintaining the outstanding HSE record NuVision has cultivated over the 10 years.  NuVision reached this significant milestone on 16th December 2020. Michael Ross, HSE Coordinator for NuVision’s Pittsburgh office said “It’s incredible for an organization such as ours that performs so many audits, inspections, surveillances,…

Cyber Essentials Plus

Congratulations to Bendalls Engineering who passed their Cyber Essentials Plus re-certification and to Chirton Engineering for also becoming Cyber Essentials Plus accredited.  Both companies have undergone the rigorous procedure of having their internal cyber security controls tested with all sections of the report passed.  This certification means the businesses can provide additional reassurance to both employees and customers that they have effective IT procedures in place to protect against hacking and phishing attacks thus positioning…

Made in Cumbria: the nuclear storage solution set to ‘rack-up’ the savings

Sellafield Ltd recently published the news that a Cumbrian collaboration featuring Bendalls Engineering has manufactured a world-first nuclear space saver with the innovation having the potential to save the UK £2 billon in nuclear decommissioning costs. Bendalls were named alongside West Cumberland Engineering Ltd and TEAM Industrial Services to work together to deliver the first ‘Hybrid 1 63 Can Rack’ to Sellafield which triples the number of fuel cans that can be held in one…

UK Research and Innovation visit Bendalls Engineering

On Friday 23rd October 2020, Bendalls Engineering welcomed Richard Deakin of UK Research and Innovation* (UKRI), John Grainger and Ivan Baldwin from Britain’s Energy Coast Business Cluster (BECBC) and John Stevenson MP for Carlisle to view their facility and learn more about their capabilities – it was a great opportunity to see the varied work currently being undertaken and to see their latest investment in equipment: a Correa Fox 60 Bridge Milling machine. Pictured are: Graham Hartley, MD of Carr’s Engineering Division, Sean Saunders, MD…

NVE-HWM feature in Nuclear News

NuVision-Wälischmiller (NVE-HWM) feature in the October edition of Nuclear News.  Hubert Hafen and Joe Dixon discuss what’s new in robotics and remote handling and the benefits of the partnership between the two businesses.  Read more on pages 64-69 of Nuclear News

Bendalls Accredited with Fit For Nuclear (F4N)

Congratulations to the team at Bendalls Engineering for being awarded the Fit for Nuclear (F4N) accreditation with Nuclear AMRC. This accreditation will further strengthen their position within the nuclear industry and open new opportunities with existing and new customers. Please visit their website for further details.            

NW Total helping to support Frazer-Nash and UKAEA in the Advancement of Fusion Energy

Brilliant news that one of our engineering businesses, NW Total, are supporting Frazer-Nash Consultancy on the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA’s) Engineering Design Services Framework. They’ll be working as part of a collaborative group of businesses, each bringing together their own set of skills and capabilities to complement those already offered by Frazer-Nash, and will help drive progress towards UKAEA’s fusion goal. The Engineering Design Services Framework has been set up to help UKAEA access…

NW Total win big at BAE Systems Annual Supplier Forum

A huge congratulations to our most recent acquisition, NW Total who were announced winners of the 2019 Customer Focus Award at the BAE Systems Annual UK Supplier Forum earlier this week (w/e 03/02/2020). BAE Systems has over 1400 suppliers so to be recognised in this way is great testament to the company and all its team members.  Brilliant work! Well done NW Total.

BECBC Nuclear Engagement Sector Group meeting hosted by Carr’s Engineering at Bendalls Engineering

Participants of the November BECBC Nuclear Engagement Sector Group meeting hosted by Carr’s Engineering and held at Bendalls Engineering in Carlisle, were given access to the company’s immaculate, large-scale engineering facility. Managing Director for Carr’s Engineering, Graham Hartley, shared some of the company’s history and showed visitors the technology used to produce nuclear pressure vessels. Graham was followed by Sean Saunders, Managing Director of Bendalls Engineering, who in addition to welcoming delegates gave an insight…

125 Years at Bendalls Engineering

Bendalls Engineering officially celebrated their 125th anniversary on Friday 27th September 2019 at an event at The Halston Aparthotel that included employees from both Bendalls and their parent company, Carr’s Group Plc. “We’re incredibly proud to celebrate 125 years in business,” said Managing Director, Sean Saunders. “The celebration made it possible for us to say thank you to all our employees, without whom our success would not be possible.” Following a drinks reception, Sean opened…