• Middlesbrough

    • Taken: 19th September 2016  PD Ports Story ; National lorry week story, pictured at Inspire 2 Learn @ Eston Civic & Learning Centre, Normanby Road. Pupils from Southbank Primary (y6) - red top/yellow collar and Grangetown Primary (y4) - red top/white collar. 
Photographer/Byline Dave Charnley Photography  www.davecharnleyphotography.com

      PD Ports inspire next generation of logistics talent

      PD Ports has introduced the logistics industry to pupils as a possible career path as part of National Lorry Week to help meet a shortfall of skilled drivers in the sector. A fleet of wagons from Tees Valley haulage firms …..

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      Tees digital agency creating more jobs after growth

      A Teesside digital agency has announced plans to further invest in its business by recruiting another six members of staff in the next two months. Mabo Media, which was set up by digital expert Lee Mableson in his bedroom just …..

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      Psyche features in national fashion awards

      Middlesbrough-based Psyche has won a top fashion industry award at a national awards ceremony. The department and online designer clothing store has won the Best Store Design at Drapers Independents Awards. The national awards feature the best of Britain’s high-flying …..

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      Pipe up for a career that fits

      Youngsters with an interest in engineering are being encouraged to consider global career opportunities as pipefitters in the process and oil and gas industries. Experts at Middlesbrough College are helping to nurture the next generation of international pipefitting specialists in …..

    • Cupeno Coffee House in the Cleveland Centre will open it's doors to the public next week.
26/8/16  Pic Doug Moody Photography

      Cleveland Centre treat for coffee lovers!

      Coffee connoisseurs are in for a treat when they pay a visit to the latest addition to Cleveland Centre, Cupeno Coffee. Following a £100,000 refit of the 1,700 sq ft unit, Cupeno Coffee will open this Saturday (September 10) on …..

  • Redcar & Cleveland

    • The Techconsult team (l to r) Steve Guest, Sarah Taylor, Iain McCabe and Ashleigh Yeoman

      Science and industry recruiter celebrates a decade of success

      A Teesside based recruitment company is celebrating 10 years in business this month, having placed over 600 candidates in science and industry roles across the UK during that time. Techconsult UK was set up by managing director Steve Guest at …..

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      Former SSI worker launches mental health business

      Former SSI worker Neil Carter has launched his own mental health training business, NDC Training, with the aim of helping people save lives. His business, based in Middlesbrough, was set up with funding from the SSI Task Force, and runs …..

    • MK DeSigns

      Signs are good as graphics firm moves to Tees centre

      A company specialising in vehicle graphics has moved into a popular Teesside business centre to meet increased demand from customers that include former SSI employees setting up their own businesses. MK DeSigns, started 18 months ago by Keith Edwards, provides …..

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      Multi-million pound Tees fish food factory opened

      A mulit-million pound fish food factory with the potential to transform the salmon farming industry has opened on Teesside. USA-based Calysta chose Teesside as the base for its state-of-the-art facility to manufacture sample quantities of FeedKind® protein, a proprietary, competitively …..

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      Former SSI worker invests in business expansion

      Cleveland LGV Training has expanded and created more new jobs for former SSI workers with over half a million pounds of investment in a new business venture. The training company was launched by former SSI contractor, Dan Wilcox, and his …..

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      Tees components wins order for thrusters on research vessel

      Several new jobs will be created after Teesside engineering firm Tees Components was awarded a contract by Cammell Laird shipyard to supply four of its White Gill thrusters to be fitted on a major new research ship. Contracted by Cammell …..

  • Stockton

    • Razorblue

      IT business started by Tees schoolboy comes home

      A North-East IT company, started by a Stockton schoolboy, has celebrated its 10th anniversary by opening its fourth office on Teesside. Razorblue Group already employs over 40 people across its Catterick and Leeds bases, and has just posted record results, …..

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      New Eaglescliffe housing development on the rise

      Work is now well underway on the first phase of a prestigious new development of three, four and five-bedroom family homes at West Acres, near Eaglescliffe. Teesside house builder Redcastle Homes launches its two show homes open on the phase …..

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      Boro ace officially opens trade centre

      Boro star Dimi Konstantopolous carried out the official opening of a new Tees-based trade centre. The Greek goalkeeper met staff and visitors when he performed the ribbon-cutting ceremony at Cotswold Trade and DIY Centre this week. Located at Robson Avenue …..

    • James McKelvie, consultant at Sanderson Weatherall

      Healthcare specialist joins property consultants

      Chartered surveyor and property consultancy Sanderson Weatherall, which has an office in Stockton, has enhanced its valuation team with the recruitment of a healthcare sector expert. James McKelvie has been appointed as consultant within the valuation team and brings with …..

    • Endeavour Partnership

      Law firm rated North East best in business

      Endeavour Partnership has been recognised as one of the North East’s leading corporate and commercial practices in an influential guide. Stockton-based Endeavour Partnership has been ranked in the top tier of the trusted industry guide The Legal 500, which also …..

    • Bespoke Motor Works team

      Bespoke service on road to success

      The owners of unique Teesside motor dealer, Bespoke Motor Works, have recruited their first sales staff as they celebrate selling their 800th prestige vehicle just two years after launch. Whether it’s a BMW, Audi, Mercedes, VW or Land Rover, Stockton-based …..

  • Hartlepool

    • Joe Darragh of the Mandale Group outside some vacent units at Navigation Point, Hartlepool Marina.
19/9/16  Pic Doug Moody Photography

      Mandale launches refurbished commercial units

      The Mandale Group, the property developer that was behind the regeneration of Hartlepool Marina, is set to complete work on five refurbished commercial units within the Marina’s established entertainment quarter. Two of the units have already been snapped up, with …..

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      Green firm to create 86 jobs from Hull deal

      A Teesside firm has sealed a 10-year deal to supply recycled wood to a new multi-million pound clean energy plant in Hull – with the creation of 86 jobs. Waste-to-energy specialists Probio Energy, based at Hartlepool Marina, won the decade-long …..

    • Darren Sutherland

      Energy broker to create 50 more new jobs

      A rapidly-growing energy broker will recruit 50 new staff ahead of the water market deregulation in England next year. Hartlepool-based Utility Alliance, which set up in 2015 and turned over an impressive £1m-worth of contracts in its first year, specialises …..

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      Pensions regulator event returns to Tees Valley

      Waltons Clark Whitehill, the Hartlepool-based chartered accountants and business advisers, has announced a free event with The Pensions Regulator (TPR) to help Tees Valley businesses plan for pensions auto-enrolment. Every month throughout 2016 and 2017 thousands more small and medium-sized …..

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      Students take up residence in creative hub

      Five recent graduates from a leading specialist art and design college are the new business tenants at an innovative workspace developed to boost Teesside’s creative industry. The artists and designers from Cleveland College of Art Design (CCAD) are now commercial …..

    • Utility Alliance LED Team

      LED team boosts Tees energy experts

      An energy broker is giving businesses the opportunity to save up to 65% on their bills after drafting in a team of experts to carry out efficiency checks. Utility Alliance, which set up in 2015 and turned over an impressive …..

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      Top Brass continues to expand

      A specialist furniture business is preparing to move into new premises four times the size of its original base after a rapid increase in orders. Top Brass has built up a multi-million pound turnover making furnishings for some of the …..

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      Local engineers go it alone after redundancies

      A group of three engineers, who lost their jobs in the engineering industry as oil prices reached record lows, have decided to go it alone. The trio has established Hartlepool-based engineering, design and 3D laser scanning consultancy, Project Design Group …..

    • Hartlepool College and Pools

      College kicks off partnership with neighbouring football team

      A restaurant which showcases the best of young talent has teamed up with Hartlepool United ahead of the new football season. The Flagship, which is located at Hartlepool College of Further Education, has built up an excellent reputation with a …..

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      Energy broker creates jobs for 18 youngsters

      A rapidly-expanding energy broker has boosted its workforce by taking on 18 new apprentices. Utility Alliance, based in Hartlepool, set up in February last year and has an ongoing recruitment process taking place with the aim of having a 100-strong …..

  • Opinion

    • Stan Higgins

      Teesside companies the world should know about

      Stan Higgins, chief executive of the Wilton Centre-based North East Process Industry Cluster (NEPIC), provides his own epic list of local businesses Teesside should be truly proud of… When asked by Tees Business to write about “Teesside Companies that the …..

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      Revealing Teesside’s most outstanding businesspeople

      The Autumn edition of Tees Business is out next week. Co-editor Martin Walker reveals a little about the contents of what will be the biggest and most exciting edition yet – including results of our readers’ poll to discover the …..

  • Advice

    • Matt Emmerson

      Be Bold, Be Brave, Be Different!

      Matt Emmerson, of Tees-based Emmerson Marketing, delivers some useful marketing tips to Tees Business readers… We operate in an increasingly competitive, fast-paced and highly digitalised world, one where consumers are bombarded with advertising campaigns via multiple platforms at a breath-taking …..

    • Chris Petty Cornerstone Business Solutions

      Do you have your head in the Cloud?

      Cornerstone Business Solutions managing director Chris Petty talks about the latest Cloud-based solutions for Tees businesses… If it’s in the Cloud it must be better, right? Well, maybe. And maybe not. Is it really better or is it just better …..