New powder coating facility installed

Frocester Engineering has installed a new powder coating facility in a new extension to Blackcomb Works. The facility includes a Rotajet wash to clean and degrease parts, a spray booth with an extraction and filtration system and a gas fired oven, all supplied by...

Frocester complete prestigious London hospital garden project

Commissioned by Richard Marti Garden Architecture, Frocester Engineering has produced a range of metalwork required for a prestigious garden revitalisation project at St Georges Hospital in London. The metalwork produced included curved sloping steel walls, curved...

Two more Federation of Small Business awards for Frocester Engineering

At the 2005 Somerset Business of the Year awards, organised by the Federation of Small Businesses, Frocester Engineering scooped two runners up awards.  The first was in the Training Initiative of the Year category for the lean manufacturing project undertaken earlier...

New Production Manager appointed

Frocester Engineering have appointed a new Production Manager. Gary Hunt joins the company from local sheet metal specialists Wilsher & Quick. Gary has worked in engineering for 18 years, 11 of which were at his previous company. Commenting, MD Anthony Locke...

Frocester embrace lean manufacturing

Frocester Engineering has completed a three month project with the South West Manufacturing Advisory Service to implement the basics of ‘Lean manufacturing’ into the company. The project took the form of a three way learning process with two other...