We met potential engineers of future when we attended the University of Southampton’s careers fair.
Our Director Tim Reid and Senior Structural Engineer John Harrison manned a stand and talked to students about graduate opportunities with REIDsteel.
We were among 105 exhibitors at the All Sectors Fair at the university, which has a highly regarded engineering faculty with a reputation for producing excellent graduates.
John (pictured) said: “We were very impressed by the students, who were bright and enthusiastic.
“Their quality shone through and there was a huge demand for summer internships.
“We were inspired by the event and we are attending more career fairs to explain the opportunities for career progression at REIDsteel.
“As well as attracting some of the brightest graduates, the fairs also help us raise our […]
Congratulations to all of the finalists in this year’s Dorset Business Awards – especially the three nominees for the UK Exporter of the Year title.
As headline sponsor of this newly created category for 2017, it was tough to pick the trio and all are richly deserving of their success in making the shortlist.
Our Managing Director Simon Boyd, who visited the nominees to assist in judging, said: “Well done to everyone at Actisense, Aeronautical & General Instruments and Trimetals on reaching the shortlist.
“It is recognition of the tremendous work their people are doing every day […]
We’re exhibiting at one of the aviation industry’s premier trade shows in early October, MRO Europe .
The event is being held at the ExCel centre in London for the aerospace maintenance industry.
French aviator Bleriot was the first person to fly across the Channel and pioneered early aircraft construction.
Today we retain our position at the forefront of the airfield industry with hangars of all sizes for aircraft ranging from the Airbus A380 to private jets.
Our project engineer Toby Hill-Cousins said: “Although we design and build many different types […]
OUR Managing Director Simon Boyd urged politicians to present a united front for Brexit negotiations when he appeared on the BBC’s flagship Any Questions programme.
He warned that some politicians were damaging the position of the UK’s negotiators by playing party politics and that some (past and present) were deliberately trying to undermine the process with the aim of keeping us in the EU.
Mr Boyd, who is managing director of Christchurch-based REIDsteel, appeared on the Radio 4 programme in […]
We’ve become the first steel construction company in the UK to win Commonwealth Export Champion status.
The council, which is the business arm of the Commonwealth, recognised us for our excellence, ambition and innovation.
It means we will be held up us a role model to encourage businesses to think internationally and act as an ambassador to bang the drum for UK exporters.
We’ll also receive high-level support to break into new markets amongst the 52 English-speaking countries in the Commonwealth, which has a combined population of 2.2 billion people and GDP […]
Entries have opened for this year’s prestigious Dorset Business Awards after a launch event at the Italian Villa at Compton Acres in Poole.
We’re proud to be sponsoring the UK Exporter of the Year award, which is a new category added for 2017.
Our Sales Manager Mike Chappell attended the launch along other sponsors, guests and dignitaries. Mike is pictured with Ian Girling, who is Chief Executive of organisers Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI).
The UK Exporter of the Year Award aims to recognise businesses which have achieved the most sustainable levels of international growth through exporting.
As a four-times winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade and a previous Dorset Business Awards winner, we felt it was important to show our support.
We’re encouraging businesses to […]