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WEC Group News 2017
We celebrated the success of our apprentices at the annual Apprentice of the Year Awards 2017, held on on 30 November at Blackburn Rovers.
Two of WEC Group's Training Academy apprentices have won gold and silver medals at the WorldSkills UK competition in Construction Metalwork, making it the third year in a row the company’s apprentices have won gold.
WEC Group Ltd has provided over 100 coded welding qualifications to staff since becoming a TWI (The Welding Institute) certified welder training centre earlier this year.
WEC Group held its sixth Annual Charity Golf Tournament on Friday 28th July at Accrington Golf Club and raised £3890 for Moo Bears.
WEC Group's engineering apprentices have put their new fabrication and machining skills to the test in order to manufacture major parts for a research space rocket.
Knowsley-based 5750 Components Ltd, a specialist laser cutting division of WEC Group, is moving to a larger facility to enhance its laser cutting operations.
WEC Group has successfully achieved EN 15085-2 accreditation for welding on rail vehicles as part of the company's long term commitment to the UK and European rail sector.
WEC Group has invested in a Citizen L32 multi-axis sliding head lathe as it continues to move forward in the Aerospace industry, making it the third addition to Group's sliding head cell.
WEC Group will be showcasing its award-winning apprenticeship scheme at Blackburn's first National Festival of Making as the company aims to inspire young engineers.
WEC Group Ltd has signed a deal to become the main sponsor of Blackburn Rovers FC social media for the rest of the season as a way of promoting its engineering apprenticeships and skilled vacancies.
WEC Group has opened a brand new office in Glasgow, Scotland to facilitate the company's rapid growth, as well as offering an improved working relationship with existing customers in the area.
We are delighted to announce that WEC Group has been shortlisted in the Red Rose Awards: Skills & Training Business Award category 2017. We will now take part in the interview stages held at Blackburn Rovers FC.
WEC Group has been recognised in the prestigious Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer list, which is compiled annually by the National Apprenticeship Service and recognises excellence in businesses that employ apprentices.
A major recruitment drive is currently underway at WEC Group Ltd after securing a six million pounds aerospace order for an Airbus assembly factory in Germany.