Fort Vale Engineering – are a world leader in the design and precision manufacture of equipment for the builders of road tankers and ISO container tanks that transport liquid, gas and hazardous cargo. The company employs 330 people locally and more at its subsidiaries in the USA, Holland, Russia, Australia, Singapore, and China. They have recently extended its premises with a £1.5 million Innovation, Research and Development centre at its Simonstone HQ.
TRW Automotive – is the global leader in automotive safety. Globally it employs over 60000 staff spread across 185 locations. Among the world’s largest automotive suppliers and one of the top financial performers in the industry, TRW had 2012 sales of $16.4 billion. Recently expanded to incorporate the design, development and manufacture of high technology man – machine interface products for Premium Brand manufacturers such as Aston Martin, McLaren and Bentley.
BCW Engineering – are a global engineering company operating in several business sectors. Leading volume component production to the automotive, aerospace, power generation sectors. Blue chip customers include Jaguar, Land Rover, Aston Martin, Helical and Borgwarner Turbo Technologies. They also supply against contracts with Ford, Borg Warner, Helical industries, Bridge Aluminium and Cummins Technologies.