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PMS Diecasting and it's employees raised £400.17 for Children in Need on Friday 13th November by running a merchandise table and cake raffle. The Pudsey ears were especially popular with the men who embraced their inner teddy bears while raising money for a very worthwhile cause. Rob Jefferson raised money with two fundraising football scratch cards, and Kevin Perry, winner of...

Artan Sula, Luke Wade and Lee Grimley recently attended and successfully completed machine setting training at the Frech Technology Centre in Schorndorf, Bavaria in Germany. The week long training course saw the PMS team (Hot Chamber Group) learn about the ins and outs of Frech machines, making good castings, die temperature controls, tool design, use of die-lube spray, fault finding,...

Pete Wright, Accountant and Damian Hawkshaw, Quality Control Engineer from PMS Diecasting, have both successfully graduated from an intensive 3 day Dale Carnegie course at Holiday Inn, Media City in Salford, Manchester. The Dale Carnegie Immersion Seminar, took place on 20th - 22nd October 2015. PMS Diecasting strives to send all it’s employees to attend a Dale Carnegie course. Not only does...

Steel City Wine has recently won a top wine award in it's second year of wine production thanks to Gripple, PMS Diecasting, sponsors and volunteers at Whirlow Hall Farm Trust. The Vineyard is the highest in the UK at 860 ft above sea level and the only wine in the UK produced by a charity. The judges on the panel of...

Our new Rosler disc rumbler is being commissioned with great results. Initial tests show a very quick rumbling process with 100% separation of customer product from overspills. The compact machine is easy to use and looks amazing running with a silver vortex of parts! High-energy disc machines offer an efficient alternative to conventional vibratory machines, providing performance levels of up to 10...

Automechanika is the world's leading international trade fair brand. The Automechanika brand is backed worldwide by around 16,000 exhibitors, 600,000 trade visitors and a network of around 120 trade associations and for the first time it is coming to the UK and PMS Diecasting will be there! The very best manufacturing businesses in South Yorkshire will be joining together on the...

We stack and wrap a lot of zinc products, before we send them out to you here at PMS Diecasting. To make things quicker, easier and quieter, we recently invested in an automatic stretch pallet wrapping machine called the EcoPlat Robopac. The EcoPlat Robopac works on an automatic turntable system with a control panel which allows you to easily set all the...

The £24m Tooling Funding Programme has been created to help toolmakers and component manufacturers fund the design, development and manufacture of tooling or the expansion of tooling capacity. It is open to manufacturing companies seeking a loan of £50,000 to £1m, although funding requests in excess of this will be considered by exception. Key requirements for applicants: 1.That they have had...

Carolyn Ekins from PMS Diecasting and her daughter Jess, successfully completed the Race for Life Marathon in aid of Cancer Research UK at the weekend. The event took place at Lee Valley Park in London on Sunday October 4th and saw over 3500 women compete in the first ever Women’s Marathon in the UK as well as half-marathon, 10k and 5k...

The 'Luke Hardwick 6-A-Side Memorial Trophy' took place on the afternoon of Friday the 26th September at the Pitz Football Arena in Sheffield. The event, in memorial to Luke Hardwick who tragically lost his life in a car accident, saw several teams from GLIDE inc. PMS Diecasting, Loadhog, and Laser Scanning, play off against each other to raise awareness of...