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Global Controlled Bolting OEM HTL Group are continuing their product development roll out with the launch of their new Tensioner Centre of Excellence in the West Midlands.

Based in the heart of the West Midlands which is synonymous with bolt tensioning, the new facility represents the Group’s journey of growth and their technical capabilities to deliver customer first, innovative tensioning solutions to service the growing market demands.

With several facilities globally, the UK headquartered HTL Group pride themselves on the design and manufacture of OEM, high quality, 100% British made controlled bolting equipment, backed up by their renowned levels of customer service.

The West Midlands facility will be the centre of HTL’s Tensioning Equipment innovation, expanding the group’s current tensioner offering and delivering a standard and custom range of tensioning equipment to market that meets client’s exact specifications.

Based within the new facility is newly appointed Joe Vernam; Research and Development Manager alongside Phil Jarvis; Global Sales Director, who combined, have many years of experience and more specifically, tensioner expertise from their time spent in the industry.

Phil comments: “HTL Group’s announcement of our new Tensioner Centre of Excellence here in the Midlands, represents the dawn of a new and particularly exciting chapter of HTL’s continued success story.

The Midlands is famous for bolt tensioning technology, with the origins of bolting manufacture in the region dating back to the industrial revolution. There is a thriving engineering heritage in this part of the UK, and HTL have recognised the need to establish a presence here to capitalise on this wealth of knowledge and opportunity.

Together with existing operational facilities strategically located around the UK, establishing a presence here in the Midlands not only “closes the loop” in providing an unparalleled UK coverage, but also provides the expertise to support our ever growing global presence. It is indeed another exciting and important step towards our continued objective of being the partner of choice for controlled bolting solutions, whether that be from a standard product range, or engineered to order, special solutions.”

Joe adds: “The new Tensioner Centre of Excellence is a great next step for the Group. It is a hub where we will develop new technologies and expand our product offering to the Tensioner market, opening up opportunities for the both OEM hire and sales, allowing us to demonstrate our commitment and engineering capabilities to customers.”

The new address for HTL Group’s Tensioner Centre of Excellence is:

Office 115, Watling Court, Orbital Plaza, Staffordshire, WS11 0EL.

Contact HTL Group on: +44 (0) 1543 404 770

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