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Martin Engineering expands UK and Scandinavia operations

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Martin Engineering, a bulk material handling solutions provider, is expanding its existing operations in the UK and Scandinavia, allowing it to offer wider service, faster equipment delivery, and extensive employee training to customers.

Martin Engineering expands UK and Scandinavia operations


. Martin Engineering’s new facility located near Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, includes a new office, training centre, production area and warehouse. With its expanded team of knowledgeable industry professionals, the company will partner with UK and Scandinavian customers to offer solutions to common material handling problems, while at the same time improving the work environment with safer equipment and detailed training seminars. he result is a highly responsive unit committed to improving efficiency and compliance, while minimising customer operating costs.

“The UK and Scandinavia are centres of excellence when it comes to bulk material handling and processing,” said Robert Whetstone, Martin Engineering’s European Vice President. “It’s exactly the kind of market that benefits from the innovations in products and services for which Martin Engineering is known.”

Martin Engineering has had offices and manufacturing in the region for more than 30 years, and has established a reputation for premium quality equipment and expert service throughout Northern Europe in a wide range of industries, including heavy building products, mining, cement, fertiliser, recycling, ports, and bulk storage industries.

Working from a purpose-built production facility, products including air cannons and belt cleaners will be manufactured at the new location. Also housed there will be factory direct equipment and spares for Martin Engineering bulk handling solutions to be quickly dispatched to any area in the region to keep customer plants running efficiently and safely, while reducing expensive downtime.

Appointed as General Manager, Aaron Bartram is a UK native with 30 years of experience running major production operations in the heavy building products sector and will be invaluable to the success of the new endeavour. Also bringing their experience to the team are customer service representative Richard Housechild and service engineer Wayne Crossland. Housechild will be accommodating the growing sales demand of the UK market and Crossland will be on sites installing and servicing customer equipment.

“The expanded Martin team is already working with a number of customers in the region,” said Whetstone. “Now that we’ve bolstered our staff and opened the new facility, we’re geared up to achieve our ambitious growth plans.”

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