Renown Engineering Celebrate National Apprenticeship Week

March 9th, 2017

Apprentices are something we feel passionately about supporting. Renown aims to have a constant level of approximately 10 apprentices at a time.  We feel like they bring a fresh approach to the Group, and as they are currently studying engineering, they have new ideas that they love exploring with their colleagues.  Apprenticeships provide young people with […]

Renown Group Set to Attend Subsea Expo 2017

January 31st, 2017

Renown Group will be attending this week’s Subsea Expo 2017 in Aberdeen. The Group is looking forward to meeting with existing clients, potential new clients, and seeing the latest in subsea innovation. If you would like to meet with us, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our Customer Support Director, Stephen Barlow, who […]

Pensher Skytech invent high rise fire solution

January 26th, 2017

New Year’s Eve 2016 saw the celebrations in Dubai overshadowed by a massive fire at a 63-storey luxury hotel. The fire started on the 20th floor of the Address Downtown Hotel and engulfed the exterior of the hotel in a matter of seconds, making it the third skyscraper fire since 2012. Whilst fire-resistant glass is […]

Pensher Skytech Website Revamp

January 5th, 2017

Renown Group is delighted to see the first of their website revamps live. Since the appointment of their new Marketing Officer in April 2016, the Group has decided to redesign all 7 websites, making them more modern, updated, and mobile friendly. Renown has been working with web design agency, Moosch Media, to create sleek, clean […]

Pensher Skytech Windows Installed at East Midlands Airport

December 19th, 2016

Pensher Skytech recently installed some unique high-performance windows at East Midlands Airport. The windows encompass an acoustic rating and a 2-hour (EI120) fire rating and were designed by the Pensher Skytech team for the extension to the cargo hub at East Midlands Airport. The windows encompass a fire rating to protect the workers from any […]

Pensher Skytech Blast Doors Installed at Data Centre in Singapore

December 14th, 2016

The security of the world’s digital data is a critical part of international infrastructure. The threat to the cyber world is not just from malicious hackers. It is clear that national and international data centres themselves need the physical security to resist terrorist attacks. Pensher Skytech is delighted to announce the installation of their blast […]

Renown successfully passes audit.

November 1st, 2016

LRQA recently completed a surveillance audit on the Renown Group. This involved a 3-day surveillance visit across two of our sites (Renown Oil and Gas, based in Washington, and PJ Engineering, based in South Shields), and was completed in accordance with the visit requirements outlined in the audit program. At PJ Engineering, the following processes […]

Jamie earns top qualification

October 21st, 2016

Renown Group are incredibly proud to announce that one of our employees has earned a top specialist coating certification. 23-year-old Jamie Gilroy is one of our NACE certified coatings inspectors at the Cramlington site. He is responsible for inspecting coating systems applied to our products and provides technical assistance for all of our projects. This […]

Renown passes ISO 3834 audit

October 13th, 2016

Renown Group have successfully completed their first surveillance audit since acquiring the BS EN ISO 3834 accreditation back in 2015. The assessment was conducted in 2 of our 3 manufacturing sites by The Welding Institute. No NCR’s or Observations were raised confirming full compliance to the standard. We were delighted that the systems we have […]

St Lucia Doors are Ready To Ship

October 7th, 2016

Today, Westmoor Engineering finished the watertight doors destined for Caribbean island, St Lucia. Westmoor secured the contract for three Series 1000 Utility doors that protect against flood defence. The high-specification doors needed to protect against flooding, whilst also providing easy daily access. The doors were designed and manufactured in-house and were constructed from steel with a […]