Fenestration designer and manufacturer Senior Architectural Systems and the Aluminium Federation (ALFED) host visit from Don Valley MP Caroline Flint to highlight issues facing the aluminium sector including energy efficiency targets, overseas competition and skill shortages.
The briefing at Senior’s factory enabled Ms Flint to discover more about the innovations and investments into the UK manufacturing.
Senior Architectural Systems are the UK’s largest privately owned supplier of complete glazing solutions to the construction industry.
Senior was joined by Peter McNestry MBE, chairman of the Coalfields Regeneration Trust, to highlight the support for local companies, to helping to bring back industry and employment opportunities in the former mining communities.
Mark Wadsworth, Senior Architectural Systems managing director: “Although we operate on a national level, we are extremely proud of our South Yorkshire roots. This is an area that has a rich heritage of manufacturing and we are always delighted to fly the flag for the local business community and the wider industry. Attracting, nurturing and retaining a local labour force is a key strategy to our future growth, as is our commitment to developing new products and manufacturing processes that are truly sustainable.”
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