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Matthew Silvester, Michael Smith and Lee Ambler from PMS Diecasting, recently attended and successfully completed machine training at the Frech Technology Centre in Schorndorf, near Stuttgart in Germany. These three employees were recently selected as the first diecasting operators to receive advanced training as part of the PMS investment in it's employees to upskill all it's machine operators to become...

Zinc diecasting manufacturer, PMS Diecasting, have recently launched an employee and customer app as part of their forward thinking digital strategy. The ‘PMS App’ is another step closer to a paperless office allowing employees to send holiday requests through to their managers, anonymous suggestions to improve the workplace, to share news and photos directly to the media team while on the...

We've had a busy week at PMS Diecasting. Firstly we took delivery of a new state-of-the-art hot chamber Frech diecasting machine (W80 Zn-Rc) which will enable us to continue our expansion and continue to increase our zinc diecasting output. We have also recently been looking at creating 6 new roles within our business for 'Diecasting Technicians'. This will involve an hands-on...

Congratulations to all the GLIDE Awards winners voted by their colleagues via a ballot at PMS Diecasting in February 2017. Winners were: GLIDE Award - Terry Mullins Teamwork - Sales Team Community - Sean Starbuck Leadership - Terry Mullins Fun & Laughter - Marzena Bojarun Communication - Alicja Rybaczuk Learning - Rob Jefferson Also a big thank you to all our long service employees who have worked...

The 3rd Aspiration Day at Sheffield Park Academy took place on Friday 20th January 2017. Luke Scott and Calvin Higginbottom were there to represent PMS Diecasting and talk to students about careers in engineering and roles within the manufacturing/diecasting industry. 'Aspiration Day' is about showing students the different roles/ jobs and courses that are available to them for when they leave...

A mobile gym has recently been visiting PMS Diecasting to offer a 30 minute circuit training session to any employees who wish to participate. The sessions consist of several different exercise stations which include equipment like battle ropes, kettle bells, resistance bands and medicine/smash balls. Each employee, after stretches and a warm up, spent a timed 3 minutes on each of...

Alicja Rybaczuk ran the Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon on Sunday October 9th as Team PMS for 'The Children's Hospital Charity'. Completing 26.2 miles in just over 6 hours, for a first time marathon showed great determination and perseverance as well as commitment to an ongoing training schedule over several months. What a fantastic achievement! [video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="http://www.pmsdiecasting.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/VID_20161009_162159671-2.mp4"][/video] Team PMS, employees of PMS...

The Dale Carnegie course, ‘Winning Friends and Influencing People’ recently took place from the 20th - 22nd September 2016 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Leeds and was successfully completed by PMS Diecasting employees, Alicja Rybaczuk and Carolyn Ekins. PMS Diecasting strives to send all it’s employees to attend a Dale Carnegie course. Not only does the course strengthen interpersonal relations,...

Matt Hanson, Tool Room Technician at PMS Diecasting, has won the Dale Carnegie Golden Book Award for outstanding success, as voted by his fellow course peers. The Dale Carnegie course, ‘Winning Friends & Influencing People’ took place from the 21st - 23rd July 2016 and was also successfully completed by PMS Diecasting's SharePoint Developer, Tim Adamson. PMS will be rewarding Matt's achievement...

PMS Golf Day 2016 took place July 1st at Beau Desert Golf Club in Staffs. Beau Desert is one of the finest inland heathland golf courses in the UK. Originally founded in 1911 the PAR 70 course was designed by William Herbert Fowler. There were five teams of four people taking part and the results were as follows: Winning Team - Team...