Case studies

S&E Group switches gears with funding to address rapid growth and expansion

Established in 1985 by Michael Smith, S&E Group comprises of Michael Smith Switchgear Ltd (MSSL), AVW Fabrications Ltd and Power Quality Systems Ltd.

New window of opportunity opens for glazed unit manufacturer

AWJ Glass, originally founded in 2001, was acquired and renamed as Senior Glass Systems Ltd (SGS) in 2005. The business moved from being a domestic to a commercial provider of sealed glazed units.

Funds boost Doctor Memory to support growth

Xum Enterprise Established in 2012, Xum Enterprise trading as Doctor Memory, was set up by Dr Ali Bahraminasab to recycle, refurbish and manufacture memory RAM and circuit boards. They follow a unique upcycling process to ma...

Vegware Based in Edinburgh, Vegware manufactures an extensive range of more than 300 plant-based catering disposables, all designed to be commercially composted with food waste. Using renewable, lower carbon and recycled or ...

Engineering company continues to grow like a well-oiled machine

Based in South Wales, JR Gilbert Engineering is a precision engineering company specialising in gear cutting, large surface grinding and precision CNC machining.

Signage specialist pivots business to win government contract

Wood & Wood International Signs Limited specialise in the design, manufacture and installation of signage to leading UK brands, across a variety of sectors and industries, both on a ‘one off’ basis and on-going contracts.

Clear growth ambitions for Clayton Glass strengthened

Founded in 1956, Clayton Glass is one of the UK’s largest and oldest glass manufacturers. Operating across four separate sites, they employ over 400 people and deliver nationwide.

Paralloy re-ignites their fire in new markets

Specialists in converting raw materials into high quality premium products at the heart of the petrochemical, ethylene, syngas and energy industries.