BTS Facades And Fabrications Hosts Networking Event In Partnership With The (AMF)

BTS facades & fabrications
July 28, 2022 ( PR Submission Site )

The networking event took place on Wednesday. As they welcomed fabrication businesses from across the North East, sharing knowledge and exchanging expertise. The team of 48 at BTS Facades & Fabrications, manufacture high-quality facades and rainscreen products for clients around the country. They were at the forefront of the event. Exhibiting their products and sharing reflections on their recent successful move into automation.

The event, included a factory tour, presentation, and exchange of best practices. It was even granted the seal of approval by Newton Aycliffe’s Mayor, Ken Robson. He said, “he is blown away at what the business has managed to achieve.”

Philip Atkinson, BTS Facades & Fabrications managing director, said:

“It’s such an honor to have been able to host this event at our offices. Which are a showroom for exactly what we do.

Some incredible North East industry leaders attended. These events are all about learning from one another, and that’s exactly what we saw today.

I hope that everyone who came along was able to see our investment in automation and machinery. This has made a huge difference to the way we work, and it is certainly the way forward for us.

This certainly won’t be the last time I invite fellow business leaders over to our offices. I love showing people around and banging the drum for our incredible workforce and for our thriving sector.”

22 people attended the event which was co-hosted by the AMF, a membership forum. Its aim is to bring together the North East’s manufacturing and engineering community to create successful opportunities.

Arthur Hodgson, AMF’s forum manager also shared his views. He said: “We’ve had a fantastic visit and it’s been great to bring the members down to BTS.

“All of the members I have spoken to have had a brilliant day, it’s been fascinating.

“The feedback is that I now have a hard bar to try and beat for the next event.”

The networking forum hosts monthly get-togethers with local businesses so that they can exchange best practices.

The next forum is on 21 September at Tharsus. BTS will be sure to attend to learn more about what others are doing in the industry.

For more information, please contact Phil Atkinson, on 01388 816883.

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Address – Unit 7, Woodham Road, Aycliffe Business Park, Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, DL5 6HT



Aycliffe-based BTS Facades and Fabrications has hosted a networking event in partnership with The Advanced Manufacturing Forum (AMF), to showcase its expertise in the manufacturing industry and promote the fabrications sector across the North East.

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