New NHS site in Bury St Edmunds and temperature controlled trailers
Unipart is supporting customer NHS Supply Chain move to a new site in Bury St Edmunds (which successfully went live in 2020) and has introduced a fleet of temperature-controlled trailers for dedicated use within the NHS Supply Chain
Unipart Rail and McCulloch Rail form partnership
Unipart Rail formed an alliance with McCulloch Rail to enable worldwide rail track maintenance and construction projects to be completed in less time with reduced operational costs through the use of innovative railway component handling and movement equipment
Workwell at Unipart – Improving employee wellbeing with new national programme
Corporate responsibility is embedded in the Unipart Way - and employee wellbeing is an important aspect of this. We look at how Unipart has developed its Workwell programme for employees and sponsored an exhibition to inspire other companies.
Sky News reports on UK budget from our Unipart Powertrain Applications manufacturing plant in Coventry
Sky News' business presenter Ian King covered the announcement of the Government's summer budget with a number of broadcasts featuring our high pressure gasoline direct injection manufacturing line as well as interviews with Unipart people
Unipart launches Solving the Productivity Puzzle campaign
During 2015, Unipart made a significant investment in a national campaign to explain how to solve the productivity puzzle. The campaign included national press advertising, social media, and high quality video documentaries featuring interviews with some of the UK’s top business leaders
Innovation opens new doors for Unipart Rail
Unipart Rail has set up a dedicated in house production unit in Crewe to handle logistics for the installation of overhead power equipment which has allowed them to revolutionise how these operations can now be undertaken in a much safer and better working environment.
Unipart opens new distribution centre in India
As Unipart grows, it needs to ensure its core values and skills are universally understood and embraced wherever it operates in the world. UAL has now opened a new distribution centre in Mumbai - Jon Norton discusses the challenges his team faced when making the new venture a success
Joint Venture with Coventry University to develop tomorrow’s engineers
The Institute for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering is a multimillion pound investment that enables students from Coventry University to further their engineering studies working alongside an advanced manufacturing company
UCL Employee Engagement Delivers Greater Productivity for Waterstones
Distribution performance levels increased massively for one of our clients - Waterstones , one of the UK's leading retailers .This market is a fast moving real time business, serving 296 stores from our warehouse at Burton, holding over 10.5 million units on site, and delivering 1 million units each week
Sale of Intertruck Business
Clear conflict of interests in the market between the two companies TTC and Intertruck, therefore made the difficult decision to sell Intertruck -- long term commercial contract now in place to supply Intertruck with commercial vehicle parts and share in the success of that business going forward
Jaguar Land Rover award UMG a major new contract
Supply of fuel filler systems for Freelander and the new baby Jaguar -- X760 -- sole supplier for all Jaguar Land Rover fuel fillers. Developing a feature that goes into the fuel filler cap that prevents that age old problem of filling up your petrol tank with diesel and vice versa. Volumes of 600k per year
Dorman Changes its Name
As Mark Morse, general Manager of Unipart Dorman stated, Unipart Dorman gives us strong brand position both here and overseas." Mark James , Head of Engineering Signalling at Network Rail "1.72 billion passenger journeys in 2011, 6K level crossings, 860 control points -- big network, big undertaking".