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Business News in County Durham

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Hargreaves Services Disposes Of Underground Mining Equipment

Hargreaves Services Disposes Of Underground Mining Equipment

Friday, 19 May 2017

Durham-based mining, energy and logistics company Hargreaves Services has signed a deal to sell its surplus underground mining equipment to an overseas buyer.

Bishop Auckland micro business beats off competition from across the UK

Bishop Auckland micro business beats off competition from across the UK

Friday, 19 May 2017

Bishop Auckland small business Durham Hens Limited has scooped the national award for Micro Business of the Year, beating off stiff competition, at this year’s FSB & Worldpay UK Business Awards. The award winners were announced by Tim Campbell MBE at a glittering ceremony at Shakespeare’s Globe in London on the 10th May.

Businesses Flock To Oktoberfest As Event Marks 10 Years

Businesses Flock To Oktoberfest As Event Marks 10 Years

Friday, 19 May 2017

DOZENS of businesses have already booked their spot at Durham Oktoberfest, which this year celebrates its tenth birthday.

Can-do attitude is key to success for County Durham Marmax

Can-do attitude is key to success for County Durham Marmax

Friday, 19 May 2017

From its early beginnings of using recycled plastic to make potato storage boxes, Marmax is now responsible for a raft of goods, ranging from picnic tables to dog agility equipment.

Razor sharp new internet solution for companies on Aycliffe Business Park

Razor sharp new internet solution for companies on Aycliffe Business Park

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

Companies on the North-East’s biggest business park can now access exciting new wireless technology which provides cost-effective super-fast internet access with speeds of up to 1,000 MB.

Finley Structures targets more work after 960-tonne project on £36m venue

Finley Structures targets more work after 960-tonne project on £36m venue

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

A FAMILY-RUN steel fabrication company is aiming to “secure a lot more work” after picking up a contract to support a £36m entertainment hub.

County Durham paternity-test firm finds new prey in Gulf

County Durham paternity-test firm finds new prey in Gulf

Tuesday, 16 May 2017

A County Durham DNA start-up is flying after tapping a lucrative new market in sexing racing falcons.

Aycliffe energy firm Tekmar expands into Asia

Aycliffe energy firm Tekmar expands into Asia

Thursday, 11 May 2017

Newton Aycliffe-based Tekmar Energy has successfully supplied its market-leading patented Teklink cable protection system (CPS) to protect the underwater power cables as they enter the wind turbine foundations on the prestigious Formosa 1 phase one offshore windfarm project, the first offshore windfarm in Taiwan.

Plastics manufacturer and law firm move into £750k Bowburn incubator

Plastics manufacturer and law firm move into £750k Bowburn incubator

Thursday, 11 May 2017

Two North East companies have become the first to move into a purpose-built incubator centre at Esh Group’s HQ in Bowburn, County Durham.

Aycliffe Business Park - the route to success

Aycliffe Business Park - the route to success

Tuesday, 09 May 2017

A NORTH-EAST software company is hoping that a move to Newton Aycliffe will prove to be the perfect location for continuous growth.

Kaiam expands manufacturing capacity in the UK with acquisition of Newton Aycliffe facility

Kaiam expands manufacturing capacity in the UK with acquisition of Newton Aycliffe facility

Tuesday, 09 May 2017

Kaiam Corporation, a leader in advanced data center transceivers, today announced the completion of the acquisition of the manufacturing facilities of Compound Photonics (CP) in Newton Aycliffe in the UK

Tributes paid to Esh Group Chief Executive

Tributes paid to Esh Group Chief Executive

Tuesday, 02 May 2017

A WELL-KNOWN construction boss has died after a short illness. Brian Manning passed away over the weekend following a battle with cancer.

Durham IT consultancy firm shortlisted for national award

Durham IT consultancy firm shortlisted for national award

Tuesday, 02 May 2017

A County Durham BUSINESS and IT consultancy firm has been shortlisted for a national honour.

Barnard Castle's GlaxoSmithKline sees sales rise as demand lifts spirits

Barnard Castle's GlaxoSmithKline sees sales rise as demand lifts spirits

Thursday, 27 April 2017

A County Durham drugs firm has outdone analysts’ expectations after strong demand helped deliver higher sales.

Childhood dream to a £1m business: How Jordan McCabe realised her ambitions

Childhood dream to a £1m business: How Jordan McCabe realised her ambitions

Monday, 24 April 2017

At the age of 21, Jordan McCabe is running a business that is approaching £1m sales and fulfilling a childhood dream. 

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