Clearview National July 2015 - Issue 164 - Page 50

DOORS&WINDOWS Continuing to Celebrate »»Rotherham based window manufacturer, Building Product Solutions is celebrating a number of new contract wins which has boosted turnover by a remarkable 60%, rising from £2.2m to £3.5m in its last financial year. After securing a number of high profile contracts wins with house builders such as Persimmon, Taylor Wimpey, Larkfleet, Harron Homes and Gleeson the company is also boasting a £11m order book. Other key milestones for the business include; extension of its premises to house a new glass plant, purchase of a new liveried vehicle fleet, launching a bespoke software system and celebrating a key member of staff’s being awarded the ‘first female Business Person of the Year’ by the Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber of Commerce. Lynne Darwin, sales director and nominated for the award, commented: “The growth of our business reflects the investment and effort which we have made during the last year. This pace is set to continue over the next twelve months as the construction industry flourishes. “We currently have an £11 million order book, which will mean further recruitment and the expansion of the team. With further investment in our premises, machinery, processes and people we are looking at a very exciting year ahead.” buildingproductsolutions.co.uk Investment marks 30 years in Business »»A County Durhambased Halo Approved Fabricator and Installer is marking its 30th year in business with a move to new, larger premises near Chesterle-Street. BMW Windows was established in 1985, with founders Bent, Murphy and Wilkinson lending their initials to the company name. Its current executive team – John and Debbie Jefferson and their sons, John and Andrew – took over the running of the company in 1997-98, with John Snr. leaving his accountancy job to branch out in business alone. He commented: “It’s not often that you come across a double glazing company celebrating its 30th year in business. We’re proud to have reached this milestone – testament to our hard work, determination and commitment to supplying systems of the highest quality. “We have invested more than £300,000 in the new showroom and factory, it’s created the capacity we need to sustain our growth, with turnover increasing by 22% over the past three years and no signs of it slowing!” Colin Torley, Sales and Marketing Director for The VEKA UK Group congratulated BMW on the recent expansion. A family fun day on 30th May 2015 sees the launch of BMW’s new showroom, with all welcome to attend. www.vekauk.com Another Successful Winner »»Vista customer and recent competition winner Novaseal is using XtremeDoor’s specialist colours to capitalise on opportunities at the higher end of the entrance door market. Chris Stone, Managing Director at Novaseal, comments: “We’re delighted to have won the XtremeDoor competition. The main features our customers look for in a composite door are security, aesthetics and thermal performance, and XtremeDoor hits the nail on the head with all three. “And aside from being a reliable product, Vista offers an excellent service and this combination of premium products and 50 » JUL 2015 » CL EARVI E W- UK . C O M support from the supplier gives us everything we need to be successful in the composite door market.” Novaseal is a PVCu and aluminium trade manufacturer, supplying to Hampshire and the surrounding area through its two trade counters. Sales director at Vista, Wesley Buchan comments: “Congratulations to Chris and everyone at Novaseal on their win. XtremeDoor offers a host of benefits over other composite doors on the market and we’re pleased to see Novaseal take advantage of our specialist colour options to increase sales at the higher end of the entrance door market.” ‘aside from being a reliable product, Vista offers an excellent service’ For more information visit www.vistapanels.co.uk