Many industry experts believe 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is heralding the dawn of the 4th industrial revolution. Although 3D printing was developed during the 1980s, its evolution and adoption, particularly over the last five years, has gathered pace. The Sculpteo ‘State of 3D printing’ study found that 55 percent of industry professionals surveyed predict that they will be spending more on 3D printing in the next 12 months. As 3D printing technology continues to mature, growing [...]
At the end of September the JB Springss team enjoyed a team building event at Saltaire Brewery. We are now all experts on real ale! For more information about Saltaire Brewery visit their website here.
After completing his advanced apprenticeship, Tom W. had further cause for celebration this month after tying the knot with Hayley. Younger brother Joe, also a member of the JB Springs team, did an outstanding job as Best Man. Congratulations Tom and Hayley, we really enjoyed the party!
JB Spring is proud of its highly skilled workforce. Two members, Tom C. and Tom W., recently completed their advanced apprenticeships. Congratulations to the two Toms!
If you’re reading this you may have already noticed that our new website has gone live. The new, secure and mobile-friendly website incorporates a subtle refresh of the JB Springs brand introducing several sub-brands that now form part of the JB Springs Group. However, rest assured that we’re still the same JB Springs renowned for producing high quality spring and wireform products for over 120 years. Speaking about the launch of the new website, JB Springs Managing Director Alex [...]
Some of you may have noticed that we’ve changed our postcode. Don’t worry, we haven’t relocated, we were officially instructed of the postcode change by Royal Mail. Our ‘new’ address in full is: John Binns & Son (Springs) Ltd, Ghyll Way, Airedale Business Centre, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 2DD
We recently started an internal training course improving our knowledge in the wonderful world of springs or ‘Springtelligence’ as we are now calling it. We’ll be posting more items on Springtelligence over the coming months.
We were honoured to provide the table decoration for "An Evening with the President". This event was hosted by John Spencer, President of the RFU2017/18 Tour Manager of the British and Irish Lions 2017. All proceeds raised has been donated to Cardiac Risk in the Young & Wharfedale RUFC. Pictures by Stephen Garnett.
Thank you to our colleagues who made our first "The Great JB Springs Bake Off" a huge succes! The winner of our first edition is Jane Kisby. Jane made us a delicious "Chocolate Yogurt Cake", congratulations!
We bought some pies in from a local Skipton butcher, Drake & Macefield, to celebrate ‘National Pie Week’. Who doesn’t love a good pie? Yum, yum, yum! :)