Construction materials testing specialist CET has opened a new facility in Colnbrook to accommodate its UK expansion. The new 2,500 sq ft facility on the Britannia Industrial Estate in the Poyle Trading Estate is staffed by 15 technicians offering concrete, aggregate, asphalt and core testing. The Colnbrook lab adds to CET’s existing capacity at sister sites in Harrietsham (Kent), Wolvey (Leicestershire), Billericay, Doncaster and East Kilbride.
Poyle once again played host to the Slough Business Awards on Thursday evening. But after winning accolades the last two years, local companies left empty handed.
Grundon’s super-incinerator in Colnbrook has avoided sending waste to landfill for the first time, thanks to an innovative new treatment for residues generated from the plant’s operations.
REVEALED: Crippling business rates revaluation for Colnbrook’s restaurants, takeaways, hotels and shops
Colnbrook’s warehouses, workshops and factories will all benefit significantly from the business rates revaluation from April. But the village’s restaurants, takeaways, hotels and shops will be hit hard.
Grundon will be the big winner from the Government’s business rates revaluation, with the rateable value of its three Colnbrook premises being reduced by £0.4 million from April.
Colnbrook’s wnDirect, a startup that has won a plethora of awards in the last few years, has been taken over by DPDgroup. The move will see some DPD staff relocated to the company’s Poyle headquarters, Colnbrook Views has learnt.
Want to know the food hygiene rating of the food outlets in the village you frequent? We’ve compiled the league table of the 40 businesses in Colnbrook and Poyle handling food.
A popular local garden centre has re-opened in time for Christmas after being decimated by a huge inferno three weeks ago. Ansell Garden Centre on Holloway Lane, Sipson, has reopened to sell Christmas Trees in time for the festive season, after a devastating fire three weeks ago.
Colnbrook based wnDirect was this week crowned winner of the ‘Vonage Business Enabler of the Year’ award at the “oscars of Great British business”.
Colnbrook Parish Council has objected to an attempt by Heathrow to extend the use of the Colnbrook Logistics Centre beyond its current temporary permission in 2018.