Lynemouth Power Limited
Lynemouth Power Limited
Lynemouth Power Limited

Situated on the coast of South East Northumberland, Lynemouth Power Station (Lynemouth Power Limited or LPL) is at the forefront of renewable energy production, generating enough clean electricity to power more than 450,000 homes and businesses. LPL has a maximum electricity output of 420Mw using sustainably-sourced biomass wood pellets, making it a major asset to […]

Lightweight Containers
Lightweight Containers
Lightweight Containers

Lightweight Containers, a Dutch-based manufacturer of lightweight kegs for the drinks industry, has chosen to locate its first UK manufacturing plant in County Durham.  The company had a manufacturing presence in the US and mainland Europe but the UK was recognised as a key market and in which the demand for kegs has grown progressively […]

AVID Technology Ltd.
AVID Technology Ltd.
AVID Technology Ltd.

AVID Technology Ltd. is recognised as a world leader in the design and manufacture of high performance and heavy duty electric (EV) and hybrid (HEV) vehicle drive train components for example electric motors, power electronics and thermal management components such as electric pumps and fans. The company counts some of the best known global manufacturers […]

Hyperdrive Innovation
Hyperdrive Innovation
Hyperdrive Innovation

Based in Sunderland in the North East of England, Hyperdrive Innovation develops innovative technologies to power electric vehicles, homes and businesses. The company brings to the market clean energy alternatives to fossil fuels, working with national and international brands to electrify their fleets for vehicle use in city centres, construction sites and transport hubs. Established […]

Akzo Nobel
Akzo Nobel
Akzo Nobel

Global paint manufacturer Akzo Nobel  currently has two sites in the North East, one based in Ashington, Northumberland, and one based in Felling, Gateshead. Both locations benefit from local skilled workforces and between them cover the decorative paints and protective coatings market. Both the Northumberland and Gateshead sites benefit from supply chains that further facilitate […]

BorgWarner
BorgWarner
BorgWarner

Reliably delivering what’s needed today: There are few challenges as important today as creating solutions that support a cleaner, more energy-efficient world. This requires a commitment to constantly improve the transportation of people and things. We, at BorgWarner, made that commitment decades ago and have since been creating technologies to improve efficiency, emissions and performance […]

Hitachi Rail Europe
Hitachi Rail Europe
Hitachi Rail Europe

Hitachi Rail Europe has chosen North East England to make a huge new investment into the latest generation of trains for the UK’s Intercity Express Programme – bringing train building back to our region.  It will bring an £82m investment, hundreds of new jobs and the creation of a major supply chain. Hitachi was drawn […]

Caterpillar Peterlee
Caterpillar Peterlee
Caterpillar Peterlee

Caterpillar Peterlee is the global source of Cat Articulated Trucks, producing a six-model range used in many industries including mining, construction and aggregates. The company’s manufacturing activities on Peterlee’s North West Industrial Estate use the latest computer analysis techniques, robotic technology and a state-of-the-art paint plant. Machines from the site are shipped to customers around […]