A Royal Visit for DTF
HRH the Duke of Kent met employees of DuPont Teijin Films when he visited the Global R&D and Innovation Centre at the Wilton Centre as recognition of the company winning several Queen’s Awards for Enterprise.
SABIC hosts visit by CEO
SABIC Teesside Site Director, Mark L Williams, welcomed its CEO and Vice Chairman Mr Mohamed Al-Mady to the Wilton Centre for a three-day visit to its Teesside facilities in September.
HG Group acquired by BIS Group
Control systems integrator HG Systems has been acquired by the Bilfinger Berger Industrial Services Group (BIS Group) in a move designed to strengthen the BIS group’s UK control and instrumentation business.
HFL Risk Services opens NE base at Centre
Leading process, safety and loss prevention specialist, HFL Risk Services, has opened its first North East office.
Gas2 commissioning due
A busy year for Gas2 will culminate with the commencement of commissioning of its Gas to Liquids (GTL) pilot plant.
Process control specialists relocate
A team from Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) has moved into the Centre.
CatalySystems set to make global splash
One of the first companies to set up in the Centre’s Innovation Accelerator (IA) has received a funding boost of £960k to enable it to launch internationally.
Innovative approach to cultivation of biofuels from microalgae
The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) is coordinating a project to demonstrate an integrated approach to generate biofuels from algae in a sustainable manner on an industrial scale.
Recruitment firm looks to Norway for growth
Recruitment company TechConsult UK has appointed a key member of staff to develop its successful links with companies in Scandinavia.
Exwold expands into the Centre
Specialist contract chemical processing company Exwold Technology has expanded its operations with the creation of a new plant at the Wilton Centre.
Logistics consultancy moves in
A new company offering management consultancy for the logistics industry has moved into the Wilton Centre.
Brews Taylor-made for Centre!
A unique deal with Taylors of Harrogate has brought great tasting tea and coffee to The Wilton Centre’s restaurant.
NEPIC takes Carbon Capture and Storage vision to Westminster
With the Government’s decision imminent on where it will make major investment in huge new infrastructure project(s) for carbon capture and storage, 50 NEPIC industrialists and Northeast MPs met in September to discuss the importance of CCS to the future of the region’s economy.
New Job brings end to Andrew’s travels
Globetrotting engineer Andrew Walters is now able to return to his Redcar home on a daily basis after securing the job of the Wilton Centre’s Engineering Manager.