Wilton News

Wilton Engineering wins Training & Skills Award 29th April, 2024

Wilton Engineering scooped the Training & Skills Award at the prestigious 2024 Business IQ Awards. Recognising the company’s investment and commitment to developing talented and skilled people, the award was presented at an event organised by The Northern Echo. Wilton launched its Apprenticeship Academy in 2022, build on two decades of vocational training to support […]

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Wilton Universal Group achieves profit increase as it delivers on diversification strategy 2nd January, 2024

Wilton Universal Group has achieved strong growth through diversification and a growing position in the UK defence sector supply chain, according to its latest financial results. In its annual report for the period July 2022 to June 2023, the Teesside-based Group has seen turnover increase by £3m to £23.25m with profit after tax at £2.08m. […]

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Denholm Industrial Services & Universal Coatings form new collaborative partnership to strengthen presence in defence and industrial sectors 6th November, 2023

Denholm Industrial Services Limited, part of the Denholm Group, has acquired 60 percent of Universal Coatings & Services Limited. It has become co-owners of the North East-based business with Wilton Universal Group, forming a collaborative partnership that will strengthen Universal’s position in industrial sectors. The new co-ownership formalises an ongoing two-year supply chain relationship between […]

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Graduate Apprentices thrive at Wilton Engineering 5th September, 2023

Wilton Engineering has reaffirmed its commitment to providing the very best development and training opportunities after strong success of its graduate engineering apprenticeship scheme, with more recruits in the pipeline. Ethan Downes and David Murdoch have embarked on a five-year degree apprenticeship in design engineering, facilitated by Teesside University.Ethan, 18, joined Wilton Engineering as an […]

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£10,000 charity fund launched to support employee-nominated local causes 15th August, 2023

Wilton Universal Group has launched a charity fund to support local organisations with employees able to nominate worthy causes. The Teesside-based engineering services company will donate £10,000 a year to local charities, Community Interest Groups (CICs), social enterprises and sports clubs. Employees working for Wilton Engineering, Universal Coatings and Port Clarence Logistics, which are based […]

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Apprentices head to the shop floor after rapid progress through welding qualification 3rd July, 2023

Wilton Engineering is celebrating the rapid progress of a group of its apprentices who have passed their welding qualification in three months, allowing them to join the company’s workforce on the shop floor. The team of five apprentices are part of Wilton Engineering’s first batch of 2023 intake to its in-house Apprenticeship Academy and have […]

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