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…

Investing in Apprentices at Hinds Bendalls

Following the installation of new state of the art alloy wheel re-manufacturing technology, two new apprenticeship positions have been created at Hinds Bendalls in Carlisle. Both Kamil Arczynski and Kieran Bell recently joined the body shop repair centre as Panel Technician Apprentices.  They are pictured below with Michael Cox who joined the business earlier this year; Michael is also completing his Panel Technician Apprenticeship. As apprentices they will learn how to repair, and sometimes replace…

In the News: Sellafield Project takes Major Step Forward

As reported in the News and Star today (30/08/19), successful collaborative working between Carr’s Engineering businesses, Bendalls Engineering (Carlisle) and NuVision (USA) has enabled one of the most important construction projects at the Sellafield site, to take a major step forward in progress. Two large vessels left Bendalls Engineering and have been delivered to the Sellafield site’s Box Encapsulation Plant.  The vessels are now ready for connection at the plant which will play a vital…

Cutting Edge in Alloys

Part of the Carr’s Engineering divisional group.  Carlisle based vehicle repair and body shop, Hinds Bendalls has become one of the only places in the County to offer a bespoke service for motorists. Hinds Bendalls has installed state of the art machinery from Manchester to offer powder coating, diamond cutting and the full remanufacture for alloy wheels at its Kingstown Broadway base. The equipment is from Rader Installations the first dedicated UK Alloy Wheel Remanufacturing Company…

New Head Office for Carr’s Engineering

Carr’s Engineering has recently opened its doors to a new head office, based at Innovation Centre, Westlakes.  Currently the office is occupied by: Graham Hartley, Managing Director Engineering Division Liz Hodgson, Executive Assistant Rachel McKenzie, Business Excellence Manager The office is also available to the engineering divisional businesses as a meeting point in the Westlakes / Sellafield area.

Acquisition of NW Total Engineered Solutions

1 July 2019: Carr’s (CARR.L), the Agriculture and Engineering Group, announces the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of NW Pump & Valve Limited, the holding company of NW Total Engineered Solutions Limited (“NW Total”), a service and manufacturing company providing value added solutions to the nuclear defence, nuclear decommissioning, nuclear power generation and other highly regulated markets, for a total cash consideration of up to £9.6 million.   NW Total is based in…