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The Bridlington Sea Fishing Trip was a great success for Richard, Oskar, Steve, Andris, Dave, Allan and our guests, we had fine weather, calm sea’s and lots of fish caught, so many in fact it was difficult to keep count but a conservative estimate is over 500 fish between the 10 of us. We had fantastic views of the East Yorkshire coastline...

The GLIDE group of companies PMS Diecasting, Gripple, Loadhog and GoTools celebrated the Employee Ownership Day, 4th July with a fabulous party hosted at the Loadhog works.  All the companies staff had the day off to attend the event which was set up like a fairground with shooting, bucking bronco, crazy golf, operation, hammer hitting and a crazy picture photo...

PMS Diecasting enjoyed a great night out at Sheffield's Hollywood bowl.  It was a big thank you to all the staff for working so well last year during the factory move and continuing to deliver better and better results for 2014.  Congratulations to Norman Hadrami with the highest scores on both games.        ...

PMS Diecasting Ltd hosted the Yorkshire Bank event YB There on 26th March 2014.   Around 40 people attended the event which introduced Company structure and philosophy, diecasting, 3D laser scanning, reverse engineering and GoTools (precision toolmaking) Johnathan Rigby demonstrating 3D Laser Scanner on the CMM Christian Panter and Reverse Engineering Calvin Higginbottom with a tour of diecasting Andrew Millard showing off his tool...

PMS Diecasting are delighted to have won the Cast Metal Federation's Company of the Year Award on November 21st at the Annual Dinner. PMS Diecasting Wins UK Company of the Year in the Cast Metals Industry Awards 2013 Progressive, employee owned and highly successful, PMS Diecasting has won Company of the Year 2013 in the UK Cast Metals Industry awards. A zinc foundry producing a wide range...

See the new PMS Factory of the future.  All our Frech machines are equipped with ABB 6 axis robots and work continously around the clock manufacturing over 43 million castings per year from our UK zinc diecasting foundry. ...

At PMS Diecasting in Rotherham, UK, products are inspected by non-contact, 3D laser scanning to an accuracy of 2.5 microns, mirroring the precision of touch probing. It has been made possible by the deployment of an LC15Dx laser scanner on an LK ceramic bridge co-ordinate measuring machine supplied by Nikon Metrology. The combination has proved to be the answer to...

Dorota Kuptel of PMS Diecasting Ltd produced our first casting in the new factory of the future at Unit 10 Braithwell Way.  The machine was disconnected from Unit 11 on Monday 5th August and on Wednesday 7th August the machine was up and running producing quality product. [caption id="attachment_902" align="alignnone" width="605" caption="Dorota with our first casting in the new factory"][/caption] The pushbutton...

Gripple are hosting an Employee Ownership event at their prestigious Old West Gun Works Factory in Sheffield on 4th July. Over 20 employee owned companies are exhibiting so visitors can see the various ways in which employee ownership can be introduced.   GRIPPLE INVITES EMPLOYEE OWNERSHIP LEARNERS AS STAFF ENJOY A FREE ICE CREAM July 4th may be Independence Day in the US,...

With the new factory move only weeks away PMS Diecasting decided to have warehouse party and hog roast and even managed to secure some nice English weather. [caption id="attachment_861" align="alignnone" width="600" caption="PMS girls getting the party going"][/caption]   [caption id="attachment_866" align="alignnone" width="600" caption="In fact Dave's shirt was perfect the new colour scheme"][/caption]   [caption id="attachment_868" align="alignnone" width="600" caption="Ahhh..Ronald and family - not looking too Goth!"][/caption]   [caption...