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 […]

Major manufacturing and commercial site coming to Sunderland

October 5th, 2016

  We were delighted to read the news this morning that a major manufacturing and commercial site is being built in Sunderland. The Wear Point 55 development is to be situated next to Sunderland’s Nissan factory, which could create more than 1,300 new jobs. It has the potential to deliver more than 1m sq ft […]

Renown are in the press

September 21st, 2016

Renown Engineering has been celebrating 30 years of business this week, and we are so proud to be recognised by others for our achievement. Please see the links below to see who has been writing about Renown at 30 years. Northern Engineer North East Times North East Connected

Renown celebrates 30 years!

September 19th, 2016

As Renown Engineering celebrates 30 years in the business, the Group looks back on its growth from a small fabrication company to a thriving business spanning 7 companies and 3 sites able to survive the oil and gas crisis. Renown Group started its journey back in 1986 when Messrs Rennie and Brown combined their names to create Renown […]

Pensher Skytech are in the media

September 16th, 2016

  Pensher Skytech, Renown Groups’ doors and windows division, are delighted to have their latest product featured in September’s issue of the IHEEM’s Health Estate Journal. The article looks at the benefits of Pensher Skytech’s newest anti-ligature window, Skytech Lite and tells you where the design idea came from, and how it is different from the […]

10 years for Renown’s Quality Manager

September 13th, 2016

We would like to wish our Quality Manager, Dale Dreyer, a big congratulations on 10 years at Renown Group! Dale is the only employee at Renown Group to have been both an apprentice and a graduate. He began as a Machining Apprentice in 2006 before qualifying as a CNC Lathe Programmer and Operator in 2010. […]

Pensher Skytech Re-Appointed Again

September 6th, 2016

  Pensher Skytech is thrilled to have been asked to work with Lakort once again. Last year Pensher installed £285,000 worth of blast resistant doors for Hungary-based company, Lakort. The modular-specialist firm was impressed with the quality and communication from the team and have placed an additional order with us. John Richardson, Pensher Skytech’s Commercial […]