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Calvin Higginbottom, GLIDE Chairman's Award winner, recently spent a week in the USA as part of his award nomination. During his visit he spent time at Gripple USA in Auroro, Illinois and travelled around seeing where Gripple's, that started their life at PMS Diecasting, were being used. The new stadium being built for the Atlanta Falcons in Atlanta, Georgia. A new Walmart Store...

The 2nd PMS Golf Day took place this week at Little Aston Golf Club in Sutton Coldfield. Little Aston is one of England's best loved inland courses and for many years has enjoyed an enviable pedigree in the Top 100 courses in Great Britain and Ireland. For more about Little Aston Golf Club click here. A great day was had by...

Rob Jefferson, Quality Engineer at PMS Diecasting, has won the Dale Carnegie Golden Book Award for outstanding success, as voted by his fellow course peers. Rob successfully graduated from the Dale Carnegie course: Winning Friends & Influencing People, which took place on 7th-9th July 2015 and he has now become the third employee of PMS Diecasting to win this award....

Last week our new vibro finishing equipment arrived at PMS. The equipment will polish, deburr, remove flash from our zinc die-castings and wash with detergent before finally drying ready for delivery to the customer. This will enable us to provide very high quality and highly polished cast components with no damage caused by part-on-part contact. We use a variety of grinding media...

PMS Diecasting were delighted to be invited and to attend the annual Origin Golf Day 2015. The day was held at the wonderful Grove complex in Hertfordshire and a great day was had by all. Eleven teams of four competed with Origin’s CEO Neil Ginger’s team winning the team event. Our very own MD Gordon Panter finished 2nd place overall out...

Kevin Perry is one of our most recent employees at PMS Diecasting Kevin has taken up the position of 'Sales Engineer' and will be offering technical support for our diecasting customers. He brings with him a wealth of experience having been in engineering all his working life. Kevin has a background in tool making, initially pressings, from many sectors...

PMS Diecasting and Go Tools recently attended GIFA - Internationale Fachmesse für Gussprodukte, the biggest foundry technology exhibition in the world, in Düsseldorf, Germany. "Anything that is new in our industry is traditionally introduced or presented at GIFA, hence we were there, as PMS is the most advanced die casting company in the UK...

In the spotlight this week is Liam Sykes who started work as a 'Machine Operator' at PMS Diecasting, earlier this year. Liam is 23 and originally from Doncaster but has lived in Sheffield for the last six years and currently living with his in-laws and his fiance Tammy in Rawmarsh and they are saving for their own house. His past jobs include...

PMS Diecasting has recently invested in a state-of-the-art Stratasys Objet30 Pro 3D Printer as a move towards accuracy, quality and efficiency. The printer boasts an impressive range of eight different printing materials, including transparent and high-temperature photopolymers. The new acquisition will initially enable in-house ✓ Prototyping ✓ Printing of runners for better flow optimising and quicker automation of clipping processes ✓ Jigs...

Danny Wainwright, Tomasz Wasilewski and Artur Baltrukiewicz have successfully completed an intensive 3 day, Dale Carnegie course at The Met Hotel in Leeds. PMS Diecasting strives to send all it's employees to attend a Dale Carnegie course. Not only does the course strengthen interpersonal relations, help manage stress and handle fast-changing workplace conditions but also helps build communication, creative problem-solving and...