UK Production Improvements

UK based company Industrial Door Engineering (IDE) has taken delivery of (2) new roll forming machines for its Northwich manufacturing unit.

These (2) new machines will produce IDE standard slat / lath profile and insulated slat / lath profile.

The added addition of these (2) new machines will also provide greater flexibility to the IDE business which will strengthen response and delivery times to our customers.

Another UK Acquisition

AM Group company – Industrial Door Engineering (IDE) has acquired the Industrial and Commercial Roller Shutter Division of Excel Metal Sections Limited in St Helens, Merseyside, UK.

Excel has been established for over 25 years and has a wide ranging customer base covering construction companies, local authorities, factories, schools, offices and retail outlets.

The Excel product range is similiar to that of IDE and manufacture of products will take place at IDE Headquarters in Northwich, Cheshire.

It is anticipated that the acquisition should add in the region of 10% to the annual turnover of IDE.

Woolworths Marketplace – Ulladulla NSW

The AM Group through group company Austral Monsoon Sydney has successfully tendered and negotiated for the supply and installation of both steel and aluminium roller shutters to the new Woolworths Marketplace located in Ullandulla NSW.

Austral Monsoon will be working with ADCO Constructions on the project and will manufacture and install (19) roller shutters in total.

USA Finish 2011 With Strong Sales

USA based company Diamond Roll-Up Doors closed out 2011 with strong sales for the month of December.

Across Diamond Roll-Up Doors extensive range of proprietary truck and trailer doors and Aluminum Roll-Up Doors the company well and truely exceeded the sales budget set by the AM Group for December 2011.

A couple of days into the new year Diamond Roll-Up Doors are working hard in the R&D department and are set to realease new roll-up door products to the market for 2012.