North Devon Business

North Devon Business Event Sue and Mike of Dymond Engineering attended an interesting North Devon business event last week.  The event was held jointly by RBS Bank – soon to be Williams & Glyn – and the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) at the Barnstaple Hotel. The event could be the first of a series in…

North Devon Manufacturers Association

The NDMA’s monthly breakfast meeting this week focused on initiatives to identify and inspire future leaders in engineering, helping to address the growing shortage of engineers in the UK. Presentations were made by EDT (Engineering Development Trust) which works with young people age 11-21, and Arkwright Scholarship Trust, which works with students who apply in…

North Devon Manufacturing

It’s an incredibly busy summer period here at Dymond Engineering with all hands to the pump.  However Sue managed to make time to attend this month’s North Devon Manufacturer’s Association’s (NDMA) committee meeting held at the new Barnstaple Work Hub. Prior to the NDMA meeting we were treated to a tour of the impressive Barnstaple…

North Devon Manufacturers Awards

We are looking forward to the much anticipated annual North Devon Manufacturers Awards taking place in Barnstaple this evening. Hosted by the North Devon Manufacturers Association (NDMA), 157 guests will be representing manufacturing companies from across North Devon; a rich and vibrant celebration of the buoyant manufacturing sector in the region. Our sector sadly lacks…

Merit in CAD exam

Congratulations go to Dymond’s Ian Halton on achieving a Merit in his 2D CAD exam this month. Ian has been studying at Exeter University to achieve this qualification, which is well deserved recognition for the excellent CAD work he is doing for us, converting our customer’s metalwork requirements into production drawings and CNC programmes ready…

Galvanised Pheasant and Partridge Feeders

Announcing Dymond’s galvanised Pheasant and Partridge Feeders – designed by Gamekeepers for Gamekeepers. Used and approved by the Maristow Shoot, Tregoyd Shoot and Spreacombe Shoot. “These are excellent feeders which we have been using for a number of years.  They have proved to be stock proof and also keep the feed dry in wet and…

Skills Fund for Hinkley C

Dymond Engineering attended a very useful Hinkley C event hosted by Petroc College in Exeter last week. Delivered in partnership with EDF, Somerset Chamber and the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), the event focused on the demand Hinkely C will put on the workforce and skills here in the South West, and the steps now being…