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Dorset Waste

The straightforward solution to consistent, leak-free food waste collection “We need reliable leak-free vehicles to provide a weekly service, and Hillend Engineering’s food waste vehicles really last” Tim Woolford Service Manager for Fleet Services at Dorset Council Dorset Council run a fleet of 160 vehicles, with refuse and recycling collection mainly focussing on domestic properties. […]
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Major Investment- Brake Press

Major investment in new technology for Dunfermline manufacturing operation   When you’ve been manufacturing vehicles for over 50 years, it’s essential to invest in new technology to keep that competitive edge – and our latest investment at Hillend Engineering is a state-of-the-art, high precision Brake Press.   “The new Brake Press is an excellent piece […]
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Health and Safety- Garry

Further enforcing our focus on Health and Safety and the wellbeing of every employee, we are delighted to announce that Garry Leighton has recently joined the team in Dunfermline, as Health and Safety Executive for Hillend Engineering. His interest in workplace safety began during a 12-year career in the Dockyards, working his way up from […]
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Meet our Regional Sales Manager- James

Meet our Regional Sales Manager James Price. Speaking to James, it’s clear that he was destined to work in the industry; James’s first toys were toy trucks, and he grew up with an awareness of our industry and of Hillend Engineering, from his Dad. He started his career as an Apprentice, working on Scanias, before […]
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Manufacturing Excellence Award

Our team were absolutely delighted to be awarded Scottish Engineering’s 2022 Award for Manufacturing Excellence at the Award Dinner in Glasgow, on 26 May 2022. Scottish Engineering’s annual awards recognise inspiring individuals and outstanding organisations, and we are proud to have received this high recognition for the significant investment we have made in our manufacturing […]
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