Building our workforce the Denholm’s way

Denholm, Rees & O’Donnell and C E Edwards are extremely proud of our commitment to the entire team of staff without whom we couldn’t achieve what we do. In this modern world of zero-hours and short term contracts we are fortunate to have so many staff who have been with us for many years while […]

Small CNC Cell offers unrivalled capacity

When we set up the structure of Denholms/C E Edwards around a series of Manufacturing Cells, our intention was that customers could make use of our resources either from a single cell or a combination, to deliver a highly flexible capacity. While the combination of different cells is central to this flexibility, we also continually […]

Business Milestones

There have been some significant milestones across the business reached over the past few months. C E Edwards – 60 Years 2018 sees the 6oth anniversary of the formation of C E Edwards (Engineers) Ltd  – on 28 February 1958 Since 1958, the company has seen significant change both of its local area in Stoke on Trent and also of […]

The Pump Shaft Cell – performance beyond investment

Denholms and C E Edwards are committed to partnership for performance and often this commitment goes hand in hand with significant investment. You can read about the latest additions at the Denholms Albany Road site here However, the Denhoms/C E Edwards philosophy goes beyond ensuring we have the most effective equipment. A great example of the DRO/CEE […]

Capacity investment means expanding workforce

With our recent significant investment in new machinery, it was inevitable that Denholms and C E Edwards would be on the lookout for talented operators to get the most out of the equipment We are pleased to welcome 3 new members to the C E Edwards team. Well, I say new, in fact, there is a bit more to […]

Major investment at C E Edwards

Regular visitors will know that the management team at Denholms and C E Edwards is committed to investment. Therefore, it is essential that we continually review our capacities and capabilities to ensure that we have the tools and team to most effectively serve the continually changing needs of our marketplace. There is an underlying requirement to offer growing […]

Continuing investment for success through Partnership for Performance programme

It’s easy for organisations to talk about partnership as part of the way they work. At Denholms and CE Edwards partnership has become the foundation stone of the business. The company has embraced their goal of working closely with major foundries, service suppliers and customers with the ‘Partnership for Performance’ programme. Consequently, this approach has meant a move […]

Superior quality and efficiency through successful partnerships

For Denholms and CE Edwards, close working relationships with foundries and OEMs are proving to be the key to delivering high-quality machined casting consistently, reliably and cost-effectively. In the past, OEMs producing pumps, valves and other precision engineered components have employed significant engineering teams. The scope and experience of these technical staff have given them flexibility. They […]

Focus on service delivers sustainable quality

In recent years, in increasingly competitive markets, many businesses have chosen to cut costs by focusing on core activities. While this is not a bad strategy in itself, it can have some significant long-term consequences. In the engineering sector, there’s been a trend for larger firms and OEMs to outsource much of their engineering requirement. […]

Picking The Right Partner

Despite mass-communication and an ever-shrinking world, strong relationships are, more than ever, essential to effective and sustainable long-term business. Recently at Denholm, Rees and O’Donnell and C E Edwards, we’ve been reflecting on the strength of our partnerships. A major North West foundry, with which we had a good working relationship, announced its closure. Consequently, a […]