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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...

We embrace supporting good causes here at PMS Diecasting and throughout the year enjoy participating in several fundraising events. This year, in addition to our various smaller fundraisers, we have decided to support 'The Children's Hospital Charity'. Herd of Sheffield This summer a herd of elephant sculptures will descend on Sheffield for the biggest public art event the city has ever seen!...

With over 12,000 visitors over three days, Automechanika Birmingham, held at the NEC, was a busy, vibrant automotive event where GLIDE Members prominently displayed their services on a specially designed, state-of-the-art stand. Group Manufacturing Services at www.glidemembers.com. Photo courtesy of Jez Dennis at Gripple. PMS Diecasting, GoTools, Gripple Automation, Laser Scanning and Loadhog enjoyed discussing with visitors their group solutions within manufacturing. Laser...

Our expansion into diecasting hall 2 continues. PMS Diecasting has recently taken delivery of a new Frech hot chamber diecasting machine, the Frech W50 Zn-ST which will add to our capacity to produce quality zinc diecastings for our increasing customer base. ...

As part of our plans to increase diecasting capacity we have now set up 'Diecasting Hall 2' to manufacture high value zinc diecastings which require various secondary operations, surface finish preparation and assembly. A new assembly room has been built to accommodate these processes and we have invested in new equipment to keep improving our productive output and quality. These...

PMS Diecasting has been collecting aluminium cans for the 'Rotherham Explorer Scout Unit' to help towards raising money for their International Expedition to Brasov, Romania in 2017. George Panter, who is participating in the expedition with the Rotherham Explorer Scouts, popped in to pick up the first batch of collected cans. "The aim of this event is to experience life in another...

The long awaited arrival of our new Frech DAW 80 bore fruit with a first successful casting shot conducted by Simon Hardwick (in picture). The shot is an 8 impression product made with a state of the art tool from GoTools Ltd. Thanks go to Dave, Ian, Craig and Ali for all the hard work putting the machine in and...

The 'Project Springboard' expansion is continuing forward at PMS Diecasting Ltd. with the recent arrival of a new Frech Daw 80F hot-chamber diecasting machine all the way from Stuttgart, Germany. “The long awaited arrival of our new Frech 80 ton diecasting machine came on Thursday 17 Dec, after a 6 month wait after ordering. The machine came in 4 parts, the...