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Bronze Plate: Turning the Dull into the Divine

Tue 7th November 2017

Whilst we polish a lot of Stainless Steel we also polish non-ferrous material such as aluminium, brass, copper and bronze. Recently we were asked to apply a Satin Finish onto some thick bronze plate profiles. Bronze of course is synonymous as being the ‘third’ metal in medal tables and has been a semi-precious material since, …

Architectural Focus: The Hydro in Glasgow

Fri 27th October 2017

“The SSE Hydro plays host to national and international music megastars as well as global entertainment and sporting events. With a seated capacity of 12,000, The SSE Hydro augments the SEC’s existing facilities and stages 140+ events annually. Attracting an audience of more than a million visitors each year, the venue is consistently ranked by …

Midlands ‘Female Icon’ 2017

Thu 26th October 2017

Our Managing Director, Kirsty Davies-Chinnock, was invited to the Barclays Entrepreneur Awards 2017 at The Leadenhall Building in London on the 11th October and was named ‘Female Icon’ for the Midlands Region. These were the second Barclays Entrepreneur Awards and were established to recognise success, leadership and the positive impact on society. The category was …

Please excuse our naked page

Tue 24th October 2017

We are sorry our News Page is a little naked at the moment as we have recently changed the technical gubbins behind the scenes. We are currently working to migrate the stories across which we will have done very soon. Check back in a few days when we shall have lots of interesting articles for …

The Great British Tape Off!

Thu 20th April 2017

We know that Laser Tape isn’t as interesting as cake, but if you make it to the end then there is an opportunity for some amazing Gower Cottage Brownies! Fibre laser tape is becoming more and more popular compared to ‘standard’ laser tape, which is suitable for Co2 applications. This brings with it a variety …

Made in the Midlands Exhibition

Thu 13th April 2017

Visit us at the Made in the Midlands 2017 Manufacturing Exhibition on Stand 174 at the Ricoh Arena on the 25th May.

PPS on MiM TV

Thu 13th April 2017

Our MD, Kirsty Davies-Chinnock, was recently interviewed by Ilona Pitt.

Visit us at Subcon 2016

Wed 11th May 2016

PPS are exhibiting at Subcon 2016, at the NEC, on the 7th – 9th June and we would love to see you there.

PPS win at Inaugural Birmingham Awards

Tue 1st December 2015

The Prestigious black tie event which took place on Friday 27th of November at the Edgbaston Stadium left audiences full to the brim with appreciation for Birmingham, as the city’s people came together in full force to join finalists, sponsors, ambassadors and judges in a night of levity and entertainment. The Birmingham Awards is the …

Bright Polished Hot Rolled Plate

Fri 25th September 2015

PPS are pleased to offer their Bright Polished finish on Hot Rolled Plate up to 12mm thick. With an extensive pre-grinding operation to remove surface scale and defects, followed by a production route that minimises the pre-grinding grain, this finish has a high degree of reflectivity. Measuring over 600 gloss units the depth and clarity …