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Brockhouse forges ahead with turnover up a third

11-Apr-2018
Brockhouse forges ahead with turnover up a third
Midlands-based forging and machining specialist Brockhouse Group today announced strong momentum, amidst a 33% increase in turnover.

This growth has been driven by continued diversification as Brockhouse has secured orders within the nuclear, automotive and oil and gas industries. Exports remain very strong at around 65% of output. These have contributed to a record-breaking boost in order intake.

Part of the OSSL Group, Brockhouse will continue this diversification as it takes aim at the renewables market and other sectors that need a combination of locally sourced, high quality steel parts combined with precision engineering.

“It is no secret that the forging industry in the UK has had a couple of horrific years,” said Steve Chilvers, director, Brockhouse Forge. “But out of that fire, we have become much leaner and able to adapt to new customer demands. We are still synonymous with the forging industry in the UK, but we have expanded our services into value added processes such as CNC machining and sub assembly. This will be the basis for our future growth at Brockhouse, as we increase the value of what we deliver to customers across the globe.”

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