Oil and Gas Industry Roundup

June 6th, 2017

Welcome back to our latest industry roundup, where we bring you the biggest stories from the month in a bitesize roundup.  May was a big month in the world of oil and gas – BP began got first oil from their multi-million-pound Quad 204 Project in the West of Shetland, whilst news that one of […]

Oil and Gas Industry Roundup

May 5th, 2017

PJ Engineering has worked with sister company, Renown Oil and Gas to gather the latest and biggest stories in oil and gas to create a handy industry roundup. This is a new feature for us and we will be posting a round-up at the beginning of every month. We hope you enjoy.  This month looks […]

PJ Engineering Celebrate National Apprenticeship Week

March 10th, 2017

Apprentices are something we feel passionately about supporting. PJ Engineering aims to have a constant level of approximately 10 apprentices at a time.  We feel like they bring a fresh approach to the company, and as they are currently studying engineering, they have new ideas that they love exploring with their colleagues.  Apprenticeships provide young people […]

Pensher Skytech Website Revamps

January 5th, 2017

Renown Group is delighted to see the first of their website revamps live. Since the appointment of their new Marketing Officer in April 2016, the Group has decided to redesign all 7 websites, making them more modern, updated, and mobile friendly.   Renown has been working with web design agency, Moosch Media, to create sleek, […]

Pensher Skytech Windows Installed at East Midlands Airport

December 20th, 2016

Pensher Skytech recently installed some unique high-performance windows at East Midlands Airport. The windows encompass an acoustic rating and a 2-hour (EI120) fire rating and were designed by the Pensher Skytech team for the extension to the cargo hub at East Midlands Airport. The windows encompass a fire rating to protect the workers from any […]

Pensher Skytech Blast Doors Installed at Data Centre in Singapore

December 14th, 2016

One of Renown Group’s subsidiary’s, Pensher Skytech, have recently completed a significant security project in Singapore. The security of the world’s digital data is a critical part of international infrastructure. The threat to the cyber world is not just from malicious hackers. It is clear that national and international data centres themselves need the physical […]

Renown Group successfully passes audit

November 1st, 2016

LRQA recently completed a surveillance audit on the Renown Group. This involved a 3-day surveillance visit across two of our sites (Renown Oil and Gas, based in Washington, and PJ Engineering, based in South Shields), and was completed in accordance with the visit requirements outlined in the audit program. At PJ Engineering, the following processes […]

Jamie earns top qualification

October 21st, 2016

Renown Group are incredibly proud to announce that one of our employees has earned a top specialist coating certification. 23-year-old Jamie Gilroy is one of our NACE certified coatings inspectors at the Cramlington site. He is responsible for inspecting coating systems applied to our products and provides technical assistance for all of our projects. This […]

PJ Engineering passes ISO 3834 audit

October 13th, 2016

Renown Group have successfully completed their first surveillance audit since acquiring the BS EN ISO 3834 accreditation back in 2015. The assessment was conducted in 2 of our 3 manufacturing sites by The Welding Institute. No NCR’s or Observations were raised confirming full compliance to the standard. We were delighted that the systems we have […]

Major manufacturing and commercial site coming to Sunderland

October 5th, 2016

  We were delighted to read the news this morning that a major manufacturing and commercial site is being built in Sunderland. The Wear Point 55 development is to be situated next to Sunderland’s Nissan factory, which could create more than 1,300 new jobs. It has the potential to deliver more than 1m sq ft […]