Author Archives: Ashleigh Hancock

Foodbank Donations!

At a time when there is so much going on in the world, we can often forget that there are locals struggling too! To help, we’ve been collecting for Carlisle Foodbank where Stephanie Humes and the team do an excellent job in supporting our local community. We also provided sponsor for their new banner, which […]

New Machines in Place!

All three of our new machines are now successfully in place, software is up and running and the shop is looking good…if we do say so ourselves! Training has been ongoing this week, apprentices Daniel Strick and Joseph Broadley are shown training on the Puma GT2600 lathe machine below.

Government Visit

This morning our MD Sean Saunders met with Tom Tugendhat, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee and rising star within the Conservative Party and local MP John Stevenson alongside other local Cumbrian company leaders over a business breakfast in Carlisle. General discussions included local economic growth, challenges concerning people development and skills, and retaining talent in […]

Fork Lift Investment

New Investment – Kalmar Forklift with a 17T lifting capability! It’s road legal, which enables it to travel between our two manufacturing sites at Kingstown Industrial Estate, Carlisle and we’re also looking to extend our workshop capability further in the near future.   Lee Murthwaite (pictured) from our Stores team is one of our employees […]

‘People with Purpose’

Recently we were delighted to engage with our Client at our workshops in Carlisle on their ‘People with Purpose’ interviews about the ongoing work on the SIXEP Continuity Project (SCP). The interview gives a shop floor workers personal view of the SCP, their involvement with the project and a glimpse of some of the exiting […]

Josh’s Dream Placement

Here at Bendalls we are passionate about developing young talent, and this week we were delighted to welcome Josh Stirling for his Dream Placement week. Josh is pictured below (front, second from the left) with our current Apprentices and has given the following statement: ‘I started studying A-Level Maths, Physics and Design Technology in September […]

Apprentice Open Evening!

Bendalls Engineering provides exceptional training in Design Engineering, Project Management, Fabrication, Welding, Fitting and CNC Machining (Milling). Our Apprentices are developed to the highest standards in Health, Safety and Environmental practices and work in many demanding sectors including Nuclear, Oil, Gas and Renewable Industries. Come along on Friday 25th February 2022 between 3:30pm and 6:30pm […]