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Apprentices get to work at Steelway

After meeting through a ‘Find it in Sandwell’ Breakfast Event at Sandwell Council House in August 2011, an active discussion ensued between Dan Houghton, Managing Director of Steelway Fensecure, Pam Sangha, Business Development Manager at Steelway Fensecure and Tof Islam, Youth Employment and Apprenticeships Adviser with Think Local, Sandwell Council.

Whilst planning ahead for the future, Steelway had recognised that their aging workforce may lead to a skills shortage within the …
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Steel company played major role in coronation of a king

Steelway is a Wolverhampton success story. It was founded in 1928 at the Queensgate Works site in Wolverhampton by C. W. Goodyear. Three years later it merged with F. Hammond & Co, a noted manufacturer of handrail standards.

In addition Steelway was the sole selling agents of drop forged handrail standards manufactured by J. Brockhouse & Co of West Bromwich and in turn Mr. J. V. H. Brockhouse was the selling agent in London for all Steelway products.

In 1935, this …
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GWR style lantern add character to Crowcombe Heathfiled Station

November saw the installation of the seven GWR style lanterns at Crowcombe Heathfield Station. Steelway Rail were commended on their attention to detail in manufacturing of the authentic GWR lanterns. Tim Stanger from Crowcombe Heathfield station states "We all think they are really terrific - many thanks to all at Steelway from Crowcombe Heathfield Station!" The project is expected to be completed by 31st March 2012, where another four lanterns and their brackets for the signal box …
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Steelway awarded CSCS Platinum Certificate

Steelway have recently been awarded the CSCS platinum certificate. This is a fantastic achievement and proof of Steelways commitment to developing a competent workforce able to meet the requirements of their customers, their employees and the construction industry. As a holder of a valid certificate it shows that Steelway have invested in the skills of their people. To view Steelways CSCS platinum certificate please Click here
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Elizabeth Way meets Steelway

When Steelway’s surveyor attended a site meeting, early in 2011, following an invitation to view Elizabeth Way, Basildon, he arrived early and didn’t know quite what he was about to take on. He thought he was there to meet with the prospect and measure up for the construction of one of Steelway’s BSI Kitemark registered Multisport Ballcourts . As he could not see where the ball-court would go he climbed to the top of a “small mountain” in the middle of the housing estate to get a …
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