Manufacturing

Engine company goes from model aircraft to the world’s most advanced drones in 25 years

It may be a small business tucked away on a Dorset industrial estate but its products – and innovative engine technology... READ MORE »

Pride of Dorset: Queen’s Award winner praised by Lord-Lieutenant for “conquering the world”

“You’ve achieved something that is pretty amazing.” The words of Angus Campbell, Lord-Lieutenant of Dorset, as he officially... READ MORE »

UK leader marks 50th anniversary by investing £1.4m in state-of-the-art powder coating plant

A company rescued from bankruptcy by the brother of JCB founder Joseph Cyril Bamford has unveiled a £1.4m powder coating... READ MORE »

“Absolutely brilliant news” – MD’s delight as new manufacturing base is given green light

“This is absolutely brilliant news for REIDsteel, the local economy and GB plc.” The reaction of Simon Boyd, Managing... READ MORE »

Work starts on new HQ and production facility in a multi-million pound vote of confidence

Construction work has begun on a multi-million pound headquarters and production facility for Dorset success story Parvalux.... READ MORE »

New HQ and more jobs are planned as world leader secures seven-figure funding package

A new head office and ambitious growth plans, including the creation of more jobs, are on the cards after a world-leading... READ MORE »

End of an era as bakery transitions lock, stock and biscuit barrel to The Artful Baker business

It’s all change at a Dorset artisan bakery from the end of this month. The baking team at the Christchurch-based The Great... READ MORE »

Jobs boost at manufacturer with ten per cent increase in workforce after £3m investment

Dorset success story Superior is to increase its workforce by ten per cent after investing £3 million in the latest state-of-the... READ MORE »

Win, win, win as Sunseeker cuts carbon levels, moves away from fossil fuels and saves £2m+

Luxury boat manufacturer Sunseeker International is to use its waste timber as a source of renewable heat, saving approximately... READ MORE »

Seal of success: Family-run Superior Seals to invest £5m in new material science centre

One of Dorset’s manufacturing success stories is to invest £5m in a new Material Science Centre as it continues to expand... READ MORE »