Tag: West Midlands

Visit us at UK Metals Expo

Tue 5th July 2022

Professional Polishing is delighted to be attending the UK Metals Expo at the NEC on the 14th and 15th September 2022. The UK Metals Expo is the only event that brings together the entire metals supply chain From primary metal manufacture to supply chain management, processing metals, fabrication, surface coatings and recycling. The conference programme …

Case Study: The Globe at the AT&T Discovery District®

Thu 24th March 2022

Every now and then a project comes along that is incredibly special. During 2019 Craig Barnshaw from Inductaflex visited Professional Polishing Services to talk about having some 316 2B sheets polished to UltraMarine. Whilst the quantity required was quite small, just 250 square meters, the actual project was fascinating and much bigger than the quantity …

PPS collaborate with Standing Tall

Wed 2nd March 2022

We are very pleased to collaborate with Standing Tall in matching people experiencing homelessness with stable jobs in responsible businesses. Kirsty explains her reasons for working with Standing Tall to employ someone experiencing homelessness. ‘Why wouldn’t we want to look at helping someone who found themselves struggling to help them get back on their feet?’ …

Fire & Ice Walk Challenge for Acorns Children’s Hospice

Thu 24th February 2022

On the 11th March our Managing Director, Kirsty Davies-Chinnock will be undertaking a Fire Walk to raise vital funds for Acorns Children’s Hospice. #TeamFire Here at PPS we are very proud to support several charities including Acorns and Kirsty was announced as a Business Ambassador for them in 2021. One of the ways you can …

The Launch of Allied Women in Engineering

Wed 23rd February 2022

This International Woman’s Day on the 8th March our Managing Director, Kirsty Davies-Chinnock, is a guest speaker at the Launch of Allied Women in Engineering. Allied Women in Engineering aims to be an inclusive, all-round support system for individuals who want to maximise their potential and experience fulfilment, joy, belonging and purpose when they come …

Professional Polishing Services Presented With Manufacturing Hero Award

Wed 9th February 2022

Professional Polishing Services is excited to announce that we have been named ‘Manufacturing Hero’ by the distinguished Made in Group. The Manufacturing Heroes recognition is a campaign set up by Made in Group, to celebrate manufacturers within the membership group who have demonstrated strength in a time of crisis. Trade associated Made in Group began …

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 …

THESE WOMEN CAN!

Wed 10th February 2021

A Stainless Steel Polishing business in Smethwick has joined forces with a West Midlands Strong Woman from Halesowen to challenge gender stereotypes and champion the role of women in both manufacturing and sport. Kirsty Davies-Chinnock and Naomi Hadley are showing the world that women are leading the way in fields that are often dominated by …

Investment for Professional Polishing Services

Tue 2nd July 2019

While located in the Black Country, Professional Polishing Services is looking to a bright future thanks to its ongoing investment strategy that has that has seen it invest profits back into the business for all but a handful of years of its 35 years’ existence. The latest phase of investment has been concluded with the …