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New Chair of the BSSA announced

Mon 11th October 2021

Professional Polishing Services are thrilled to announce that our Managing Director, Kirsty Davies-Chinnock, is now the new Chair of the British Stainless Steel Association. The BSSA aims to develop and promote the use of Stainless Steels across the UK and Ireland in a range of sectors, including pharmaceuticals, construction and manufacturing, as well as offering …

PPS joins Sustainability West Midlands

Thu 9th September 2021

Professional Polishing are one of the latest companies to join Sustainability West Midlands and commit to achieving Net Zero. SWM’s Vision is to guide the West Midlands to becoming a leader in contributing to the national target of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 whilst addressing health inequality and driving inclusive growth. Using the …

Birmingham Awards 2021

Thu 2nd September 2021

Kirsty Davies-Chinnock has been announced as one of the Judges for the 2021 Birmingham Awards – Celebrating Birmingham’s Resilience! The Birmingham Awards are back to celebrate the resilience and gusto our great city has shown in navigating this unprecedented year.   Some new categories have been announced which include; Frontline Worker of the Year Community Champion …

Additional Investment at PPS

Wed 1st September 2021

We are pleased to announce we have ordered a new dull and satin sheet polishing line. This comes just two years after PPS took ownership of new extraction equipment, pick and place systems and two Autopilot PHA bright polishers with automated handling, acquisitions that were only operational for six months before Covid-19 struck. “Anyone in …

7th July 2021

Wed 7th July 2021

Please bear with us today as several of us will be attending a funeral. We will be saying goodbye to the 16 year old daughter of our senior plate operator. As many of you will know she had a serious illness and required a transplant. However her condition deteriorated and she passed away peacefully, with …

We Are Recruiting

Mon 26th April 2021

We are recruiting for the following roles to join our Production Team. Materials Handler x 1 You will have a counterbalance FLT licence and your role will be to ensure consistent feed of material to the dull polishing sheet lines section. You will source packs, matching them against paperwork and running lists to ensure full …

Focus on Finish

Tue 20th April 2021

Our Spring 2021 E-Brochure is available to download featuring some hints and tips on how to choose the best finish for your project. Click here to access it.

An Introduction to Stainless Steel Polishing – Online Training Course

Wed 14th April 2021

Professional Polishing Services are delighted to launch their online bespoke training course for stockholders and fabricators ‘An Introduction to Stainless Steel Polishing‘. Focusing on everyday questions such as; Austenitic versus Ferritic material performance Abrasive media finish comparisons Common defects and surface stock removal Choosing the right finish for the right application and environment The course …

Women in Manufacturing – International Women’s Day 2021

Tue 9th March 2021

WMG asked some inspiring women in their manufacturing network why we should be celebrating International Women’s Day in 2021 and they spoke to our MD Kirsty Davies-Chinnock. Read their article here

Welcome to the Team

Fri 19th February 2021

Sam has recently joined the Commercial Team at PPS, working with Sharron, Adam and of course Kirsty. He is enjoying building relationships with customers and learning about the different finishes we apply on stainless steel and other non-ferrous material.   Outside of work he enjoys football, walking the dogs and travelling (during safer times).