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Major Investment at CPL Carbon Reactivation Facilities

Major Investment at CPL Carbon Reactivation Facilities

Forbes Plastic Tanks Used to Expand Capabilities of Lincolnshire Carbon Reactivation Plant Over the past 10 months Forbes have worked with CPL Activa...

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Forbes 3 Peaks Charity Fund Raiser

Forbes 3 Peaks Charity Fund Raiser

Back in July a team of Forbes employee’s from both our Crimplesham head office and our Kelso manufacturing facility, took on the national 3 Peaks Chal...

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BSI ISO 9001 Transition

BSI ISO 9001 Transition

Forbes Technologies Limited are proud to announce the successful transition to the new BSI standard: ISO 9001:2015, Forbes operate a Quality Managemen...

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Something New for Forbes

Something New for Forbes

Forbes are delighted to have been chosen to assist in the fabrication of a unique patented hydropower technology; the Venturi-Enhanced Turbine Technol...

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Kelso Team Also Take On 3 Peaks Challenge

Kelso Team Also Take On 3 Peaks Challenge

A team from our manufacturing facility in Kelso will also being joining the team from our Crimplesham offices, in attempting to complete the 3 Peaks C...

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Forbes take on 3 Peaks Challenge

Forbes take on 3 Peaks Challenge

In memory of a good friend and colleague a team of Forbes employees will be taking on the national 3 Peaks challenge at the end of July. Yes, this is ...

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Apprentice Awards 2018

Apprentice Awards 2018

At the beginning of March, Forbes were invited to Cambridge Regional College for the 2018 Apprenticeship Awards evening to celebrate the achievements ...

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Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2018

Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2018

Forbes were very pleased to host local MSP Rachael Hamilton at their Kelso factory on Tuesday 9th March for Scottish Apprenticeship Week, where she me...

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UltraAnalytix™ : Tank Inspections

UltraAnalytix™ : Tank Inspections

Tank Inspections Ltd is a spin off company from Forbes Technologies Ltd, they are highly experienced in the inspection of tanks in plastics & composit...

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Forbes Commission Expansion of Automated Thermoplastic Tank Production Facility

Forbes Commission Expansion of Automated Thermoplastic Tank Production Facility

Four years ago Forbes Technologies Ltd invested £1.5 million in a brand new facility for the manufacture of large helically wound thermoplastic tanks ...

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Good Progress On Manufacturing Expansion

Good Progress On Manufacturing Expansion

Following the announcement last year of Forbes plans to expand their large thermoplastic tanks facility, work is progressing well and is scheduled to ...

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Top Safety Accreditation Acheived

Top Safety Accreditation Acheived

Forbes are proud to announce their recently awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the wor...

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Forbes sign up to Operation Clean Sweep

Forbes sign up to Operation Clean Sweep

Forbes have recently signed up to Operation Clean Sweep and have committed to ensuring that there are zero plastic pellets, flakes and powders lost fr...

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There’s a New Big Cat in Town

There’s a New Big Cat in Town

The Forbes Group is pleased to introduce the ‘Jaguar Range’;  extra-large capacity tanks approved for use within the public water supply. In 2013, Fo...

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Further Investment In Spiral Wound Tank Facility

Further Investment In Spiral Wound Tank Facility

Being one of the largest producers of custom designed & built tanks in a variety of plastic & composite materials, Forbes have announced a further maj...

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Enjoying the Benefits of 3D Design

Enjoying the Benefits of 3D Design

As Forbes continues to invest strongly in improved 3D design, both in terms of technology and staff expertise, it is timely to reflect on the advantag...

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Bright times at Forbes

Bright times at Forbes

In 2014 a large 205kW solar installation was completed at our Crimplesham site. The installation consists of 820 ground mounted solar panels generati...

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Introducing the Forbes Chemical Filling Station

Introducing the Forbes Chemical Filling Station

In direct response to customer requests, The Forbes Group is pleased to launch its new Chemical Filling Station. Our customers want to make tanker of...

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Forbes Welcomes Further Apprentices to the Team

Forbes Welcomes Further Apprentices to the Team

Reflecting its on-going commitment to the development and training of its people, The Forbes Group is pleased to announce the recruitment of two new...

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Forbes Increase Helically Wound Mandrel Range

Forbes Increase Helically Wound Mandrel Range

Further to Forbes £1.7 million investment in 2013 for the latest, state of the art machinery for producing helically wound tanks in HDPE PE-100, we ar...

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Further Investments Made In Helically Wound Production Factory

Further Investments Made In Helically Wound Production Factory

Following our major investments over the past three years in the latest automated thermoplastic helix winding process, further diameters have now been...

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Case Study – Forbes in China

Case Study – Forbes in China

Forbes Technologies Ltd, UK’s largest manufacturer of custom built tank and scrubbers in dual laminate composites and thermoplastics, manufactured and...

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The Pall Ring Company Increases Output

The Pall Ring Company Increases Output

Due to increasing demand, Forbes sister company, The Pall Ring Company, has invested in the latest moulding machine technology, to increase the output...

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Stripping ammonia from process water cuts manufacturing costs

Stripping ammonia from process water cuts manufacturing costs

A UK based food processing plant, which generates a waste water stream contaminated with ammonia can now recycle the process water, rather than dumpin...

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Forbes hellically wound polyethylene tanks now part of Thames Water framework for chemical storage tanks

Forbes hellically wound polyethylene tanks now part of Thames Water framework for chemical storage tanks

Forbes’ range of helically wound high density polyethylene (HDPE – PE 100) tanks with capacities in excess of 100 cubic metres have now been added to ...

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Forbes increase their ‘green’ credentials

Forbes increase their ‘green’ credentials

Forbes have commissioned Active Renewables of Evesham, Worcestershire to install 205kW output PV panels at their Crimplesham site. The new installati...

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Forbes manufacture something a little unusual..

Forbes manufacture something a little unusual..

Forbes have recently completed a project a little out of the ordinary, in the form of a windmill roof. The unusual request came from a customer on th...

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Forbes Complete Solar Panel Installation

Forbes Complete Solar Panel Installation

Forbes solar installation is now complete at their Crimplesham site, and has this week been switched live. The installation has taken around four week...

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Forbes take to Twitter

Forbes take to Twitter

Forbes Technologies have recently taken Twitter, in order to keep up to date with customers, suppliers and surrounding industries. Follow Forbes now @...

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New Butt Fusion Welding Machine Investment For Forbes

New Butt Fusion Welding Machine Investment For Forbes

Forbes are in the process of installing their fourth CNC automated sheet butt fusion welding machine. This is required for use with the company’s rece...

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