EEF Manufacturing Briefing, Exeter

The EEF (Engineering Employer’s Federation) recently held their quarterly Manufacturing Briefing to present their latest UK Manufacturing Report, prepared in conjunction with business advisers, BDO. The briefing was delivered by EEF Region Director Phil Brownsord, and attended by MAS (Manufacturing Advisory Service) who had also recently conducted their quarterly Barometer. Sue Roberts of Dymond Engineering…

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North Devon Engineering News

The big news story in North Devon today is that the controversial plan for a farm of 240 wind turbines off the North Devon coast near Barnstaple has been scrapped. ‘Atlantic Array’ was going to be a massive engineering project developed by RWE npower but it has now announced it will not be proceeding due…

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Exeter Chamber of Commerce Meeting

On Wednesday 20th we attended the Exeter Chamber’s lunchtime networking meeting. This was the first time Dymond have been to an Exeter Chamber event and we were very impressed by the large number of businesses that were represented. As always with networking events there is a large element of luck involved in who you meet and who…

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The Manufacturing South West 2013 Show

The first ever Manufacturing South West exhibition has just taken place at XYZ Machine Tools in Tiverton, Devon on 9th and 10th October, with 18 exhibitors from many areas of manufacturing and production, including industry leaders presenting their latest machinery and developments. MAS south West supported the event and were amongst the exhibitors. The exhibition…

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Steak and Chips with the team

The team at Dymond Engineering enjoyed a very tasty dinner together on Friday afternoon following a very hectic few months. We finally had time to take a breather and decided to take everyone out for steak and chips, or fish and chips, at the excellent Wayferer pub in the seaside village of Instow. Unfortunately not…

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Best wishes to Stuart and Donna

Our congratulations and best wishes go to Stuart and Donna who got married on Saturday.  They tied the knot in Barnstaple and held their celebrations in Instow before heading off to enjoy a week in the Cornish sunshine (hopefully the change in weather hasn’t affected them there). Stuart is a long-serving member of the team…

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