Author: carolyn

PMS Diecasting had their Annual General Meeting at GLIDE House in Sheffield on Friday the 3rd of May 2019. The AGM was held jointly with Go Tools Ltd and there were over 100 shareholders in attendance. Matt Godhard gave the Managing Directors report while Gordon Panter chaired the meeting. Alicja Rybaczuk, Calvin Higginbottom, Diane McNamee (not present) were awarded their 5 year...

PMS Diecasting recently ran a pre-Christmas 'Biggest Loser' competition in the hope of encouraging some healthier habits before the onslaught of festive over-indulgence. All participants put £5 in the pot and over a 4 week period aimed to eat healthier and exercise more. As you can imagine this is quite a tough ask at this time of year but 9 participants...

Cath Howell-Ball was announced as the main 'Chairman's GLIDE Award' winner at PMS Diecasting during a recent awards evening and dinner at GLIDE House. Cath and fellow finalist Marcin Koniciewicz were both voted very highly by several of their colleagues for their work efforts and their GLIDE values during 2018. The awards evening held at GLIDE House incorporated all finalists, MD's...

Visitors from Europe and Russia enjoyed a tour of PMS Diecasting today. Calvin Higginbottom, our Business Development Manager lead the eighteen strong group through our foundry to show our three diecasting halls, quality, finishing & processing, admin, engineering, tool room and despatch departments to our visitors. ...

The tool room at PMS Diecasting has recently expanded doubling the space available for our engineers and tool makers. The expansion is still a work-in-progress but opening up of the previous walls, relocation of work benches and additional equipment such as the 'paternoster' for efficient parts storage and stock control, laser engraver and the DMG Mori (DMC 650 V) vertical milling...

Terry and Marzena recently visited Geku Automation to receive some training on our new machine for the finishing and processing department. The new tapping machine will provide the automated processing of caps improving our efficiency and productivity. ...

It was a great day at Power League in Sheffield for the Luke Hardwick Memorial Trophy 5-a-side match. The annual GLIDE event saw a team from Gripple Hawke Street, a team from GoTools/Laser Scanning and 3 teams from PMS Diecasting play off against each other to win the memorial trophy. Everyone gave it their all and showed not only competitiveness and team...

Congratulations to David Eastwood, Senior Design Engineer at PMS Diecasting for raising over £760 for Cancer Research UK. David undertook a challenge with 'Imp Adventures' to cycle nearly 550 km in 4 days through the Italian Lakes with the goal of also raising money for Cancer Research UK. Quote: The Italian Lakes ‘Grand Tour’ is a 4-day, multi-stage cycle event, covering approximately...

A big congratulations to Tom Fisher who completed the Great North Run after training all year in a very respectable 2 hrs 45 minutes! He also raised £878.10p for Cardiomyopathy UK. A big thank you to all the support and generous donations from PMS and employees! ...