WEC Group was recently awarded for its commitment to their apprenticeship scheme at the Lancashire Telegraph business awards where they won the coveted Training & Development award. The judges at the awards were impressed with their commitment to the pioneering Welding & Engineering Training Academy.
WEC Group News 2010
WEC Laser has taken receipt of a new 4m x 2m 7Kw laser cutting machine, the first of its kind in the UK. This machine adopts single-head technology leading to reduced set-up times, increased productivity and ultimately cost-reduction for the customer.
The Group's Apprentice of the Year Awards was held on Thursday 16th September at Astley Bank, Darwen. The evening is an annual event held to celebrate the success of all our students throughout their time on the apprenticeship including Apprentice of the Year and various other awards for achievement.
SP Fabrications have recently been acquired by WEC Group Ltd to extend the range of products and services on offer to customers. SP Fabrications are based in Blackburn, Lancashire and specialise in prototype, production sheet metalwork and welded fabrications.
Conservative leader David Cameron made a late night stop at WEC Group on his pre-election campaign. Mr Cameron arrived at WEC Group shortly after 1am as part of an all-night, last-minute nationwide tour as the country prepared to go to the polls.
Thanks to ongoing investments in the latest 2, 3, 4 and 5 axis Mazak machines, Nutter Aircrafts - Precision Engineering have managed to thrive and grow during the downturn, making it the perfect match for forward thinking local engineering company WEC Group Ltd.