Cygnet Group announces plans for £6m engineering hub Cheshire

Published on May 31st, 2012

Fast-growing engineering specialist Cygnet Group has announced plans to build a £6m state-of-the-art design, assembly and machinery testing facility and new company headquarters on the site of the former Cheshire Salt Works in Wincham near Northwich.

The three-phase development, beginning in 2013, will increase the company’s total footprint to 100,000 sq ft. This will allow Cygnet Group to consolidate its three business units onto one site after considerable recent growth forced the company to find alternative accommodation for parts of the business. Read the rest of this article »

Revenues double to £16m at Cygnet Group, creating 40 new jobs Cheshire

Published on April 23rd, 2012

Revenues at Northwich-based engineering and advanced manufacturing company, Cygnet Group, doubled to £16m in 2011.

The family-owned firm – whose workforce doubled to 96 in the same period – is also creating 40 new engineering and administrative jobs as part of the relocation of its automation and bespoke machinery business Cygnet Integrated Solutions to Middlewich’s Midpoint 18 business park, in order to accommodate the Group’s recent growth. Read the rest of this article »

Cygnet Group acquires four-acre plot for £6m engineering hub Cheshire

Published on April 10th, 2012

Fast-growing British engineering specialist Cygnet Group has acquired a four-acre plot on the site of the former Cheshire Salt Works in Wincham, Northwich, to create a £6m state-of-the-art design, assembly and machinery testing facility and new company headquarters.

The plot, which surrounds Cygnet Group’s current head office and forms part of the New Cheshire Business Park, was bought for £800,000 from Stockport-based Chantry Developments with funding from Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS). Read the rest of this article »

Global Connections North & Scotland winner: Cygnet Group

Published on April 5th, 2012

Following its nomination as a North & Scotland regional finalist and International Exchange visit to Dubai, Cheshire-based Cygnet Group has been declared a regional winner in the HSBC Global Connections initiative.

A market-leader and global exporter of engineering solutions for some of the fastest-growing industries in the world, Cygnet Group is a truly international business. Read the rest of this article »

Cygnet Group merger spells growth for Cheshire engineering specialist

Published on January 11th, 2012

Fast-growing engineering specialist Cygnet Group has completed a company restructure that will make it easier for customers and suppliers to do business with the Group of companies and help fuel its ambitions for growth.

Central to the move is the merger of two of Cygnet Group’s companies, Cygnis and Cygnet Engineering Developments (CED), to create Cygnet Integrated Solutions and form a single business unit trading in automation and bespoke machinery. Read the rest of this article »