Sector Confidence Marked by New Appointment

Matt Ross

Summit Systems, UK ancillary equipment leader, is delighted to welcome Matthew Ross to the team as Technical Sales Engineer. Matthew holds extensive engineering and equipment experience which he will use to help clients enhance factory automation, improve efficiency and cut out waste.

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Four Times Finalists at the PIA

PIA finalists

Summit Systems is delighted to announce finalist statuses for all four of its entries at this years’ Plastic Industry Awards. It will progress to the penultimate stages of the ‘Supplier Partnership – Ancillary Machinery’, ‘Best Technology Application of the Year’ and ‘Unsung Hero’ categories. Winners will be announced on Friday 30th of September at a glittering ceremony held at the London Hilton Park Lane.

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Steve Lane Joins the Best Company in Plastics

steve lane employee

Summit Systems is delighted to welcome Steve Lane as Technical Sales Engineer for the South. Steve will be supporting clients in Southern England, Southern Wales and Southern Ireland with technical ancillary equipment purchases. He brings more than 27 years’ experience servicing the plastics manufacturing community.

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Athlone Extrusions Ltd, Home To The 50,000th Blender?

Athlone blender

Summit Systems has successfully installed a quartet of Maguire Gravimetric Blenders for thermoplastic sheet company Athlone Extrusions Ltd, who recently installed a new four layer extrusion line. The blenders are four out of 50,000 Maguire blenders produced globally, currently being celebrated by a specially produced golden blender touring the world. With production and shipping times taken into consideration, there is a chance one of the items may even be the 50,000th Maguire blender produced.

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New TRIA Website

new tria website

Summit Systems is pleased to reveal a newly designed website for granulation partner TRIA. Please visit website. The site is a responsive design, which means visitors essentially view the same design optimized for smart phones, tablets and desktops.

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The Best Company To Work For In The Plastic Industry

best workplace award

Summit Systems has been crowned one of ‘The Best Companies to Work for in the Plastic Industry'. The award was presented at last week’s PDM exhibition in Telford during an exclusive prize giving lunch.

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50,000th Blender Takes Centre Stage At PDM

Maguire 50k Production

Summit Systems will be celebrating Maguire’s 50,000th blender at this week’s PDM exhibition. The Maguire golden blender built in celebration, takes pride of place at Summit Systems stand D019 at the Telford International Centre, Telford on 14th and 15th June. The blender arrived last week from Poland as part of its global world tour. It will stay with Summit Systems for the exhibition, prior to jetting back to Maguire USA for more promotional dates.

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Keeping Up Speed In Automotive

jaguar factory and cars

Summit Systems attended yesterday's SMMT Automotive Component Section meeting to discuss competitiveness in the UK automotive market. The event was held at the impressive Jaguar Experience Centre at Castle Bromwich with delegates from across the supply chain.

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The Interior Frontier

Summit Systems was a guest at today's 'New Developments in the Manufacture of Decorative Interior Parts' event hosted by Engel UK. The event drew together delegates from across the automotive and wider plastics industry to educate them to the latest technology for the production of vehicle interiors.

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Sartorius' System Ticks Every Box

Summit Systems has successfully installed a material handling system at Sartorius’s pristine new facilities in Stonehouse, Gloucester. The project was delivered for the lab and biopharma equipment manufacturer to an extremely tight time frame without interrupting production.

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Marathon Performance For The Lullaby Trust

Summit Systems’ Marketing Manager is elated to have completed Sunday’s gruelling 26.3 mile Virgin London Marathon. Lorna and her brother Gavin Aiken, ran on behalf of the Lullaby Trust, supporting families effected by Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. The duo chose the charity following the tragic loss of Lorna’s son Leo to SIDs last year aged just 5 weeks. They have raised an incredible £8,500 for the charity with donations still flowing. Please see Just Giving Site.

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RPC Promens Train For Success With Maguire Weigh Scale Blender

Summit Systems is delighted to provide a Maguire Weigh Scale Blender, to RPC Promens’ state of the art European Training Centre at Rushden. The blender will be used to train apprentices, new operators and existing employees.

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