Month: November 2023

Ovun

With more than 30 years’ experience in roto-moulding and buoyancy, Ovun is a master of the ocean space. Having recently transitioned from PartnerPlast to Ovun, Sales Director Charl Burger sat in on an exclusive interview to explain the reasoning behind this exciting new chapter. Report by Imogen Ward. 

Falcon Contract Flooring

With more than 25 years’ experience within the flooring market, Falcon Contract Flooring has established a strategy that works. With the company growing year-on-year, Managing Director Elliot Garbett and Head of Health, Safety & Human Resources Stacey Hassall explored the company’s successes, in conversation with Imogen Ward.

Wilo Group

The Wilo Group is a multinational technology leader and one of the world’s premium suppliers of pumps and pump systems for building services, water management and industrial sectors. As a sustainability champion, it is working hard to offer innovative, eco-friendly solutions that touch the lives of millions of people. President & CEO Oliver Hermes and Wilo UK’s Sales & Marketing Director David Williamson spoke to Andy Probert.

Stackright 

Stackright is a leading manufacturer of anti-vandal, container and modular products. Currently, with a production rate of 3,000 units a year and an annual turnover of £20 million, the company is busier than ever. With a new line focused on sustainability, that demand is set to continue. Managing Director Antonio Pontiero explained more, in an exclusive interview with Inside Sustainability. Report by Imogen Ward. 

C.H. Guenther & Son

C.H. Guenther & Son is a leading food manufacturer that has delivered high-quality products and ‘just baked from scratch’ flavours for over 170 years. With manufacturing locations worldwide, including Europe’s most advanced bakery, it is making significant strides in sustainability through energy and waste reduction, and progressive farming practices. Andy Probert discovered more in discussion with Rosalinda Sanquiche, Global Senior Manager, Sustainability & Communications, and Jean-Charles Philippon, Managing Director, Europe.

Lufthansa Technik

The Lufthansa Technik Group is the world’s leading provider of technical aircraft services. Certified internationally as a maintenance, production and design organisation, the company employs more than 21,000 people in dozens of locations around the globe. Finding solutions that increase the sustainability of an aircraft is part of the Lufthansa Technik DNA. Co-Lead Aerolutions LAB Karin Scheibner and Product Manager for AeroSHARK Jens-Uwe Müller discussed innovation with Hannah Barnett. 

Fersa Group

The Spanish multinational, Fersa is an expert in the manufacture of bearings and powertrain solutions. A commitment to developing first-class components has enabled Fersa to become an OE and Tier 1 supplier trusted by the world´s leading OEM in the automotive, and wind-energy industries. Chief Business Development Officer Hugo Santos outlined the company’s story to Phil Nicholls.

Atitech

Italian-based Atitech is the largest independent MRO operator in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. However, its desire to grow further in a highly competitive sector remains strong. In a discussion with Andy Probert, President Gianni Lettieri outlined the company’s plans and the desire for sustainability to take a leading role.

AVG

Established in 1920 by the current owner’s great-grandfather, AVG’s experience in construction and infrastructure has evolved gradually over the years. Now, with a head for sustainability and a commitment to his customers, Owner and innovator Ramon Janssen is leading the company in a new direction. During an exclusive interview with Inside Sustainability, Director, CEO and owner Hans Jaspers and Logistics Manager Nick Derks explained this new strategy. Report written by Imogen Ward. 

Vision Engineering

As world leaders in ergonomic microscopy, digital 3D visualisation and metrology solutions, Vision Engineering is no stranger to innovative development. Having pioneered the microscope market with its Mantis stereo microscopes, the company has enhanced the range with a new generation. Group Marketing Communications Manager Phillip Townend and International Product Manager Stephen Sanderson discussed the company’s latest releases, in an exclusive interview with Inside Sustainability. Report by Imogen Ward.