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  • 10,000 pumps and counting...

    Fluid Transfer Division hits significant milestone

    Neil Williams Director of Fluid Transfer Division

    Chem Resist’s Fluid Transfer Division, founded in 1986, supplier of premium-branded pumps around the world, recently reached a significant milestone; supplying 10,000 pumps.

    The Division distributes premium-branded pumps including; Almatec, Munsch, World-Chemical and Pan-World and allocates each pump leaving the Dewsbury site with a serial number to identify and trace individual models in the field; the serial numbers have just passed 10,000.

  • Building Tall, Maximising Footprint

    A Christeyns UK Case Study

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    Christeyns UK is part of the Christeyns group, based in Ghent, Belgium. Its principal focus is the manufacture and supply of detergents, supporting hygiene chemicals and equipment for the commercial laundry sector and the food, beverage and dairy industries across the UK, with an additional focus on manufacturing chemicals for the construction sector.

    Chem Resist began a major project with Christeyns UK at their manufacturing site in Bradford during summer 2019 to provide 5 new thermoplastic storage tanks; 4 to replace existing aged chemical storage tanks and 1 additional 100,000 litre water storage tank to increase water availability on site.

  • National Apprentice Week 2020

    An Interview with Joe Rhodes

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    To celebrate National Apprentice Week 2020, we get to know Joe Rhodes who began his career at Chem Resist as a Fabrication Apprentice back in 2004. Joe is one of our longest-serving apprentices and is currently a Design Engineer.

    What did you do prior to joining Chem Resist?

    I began my apprenticeship back in September 2004, before that I was at school and working part-time at weekends for ASDA, in the Dewsbury store. For 8 months, I worked at Chem Resist and kept my weekend job, but it became too much and I handed my notice in at ASDA.

  • Chem Resist - A Review of 2019

    2019 - Our Year in Review

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    We've had another incredible year in 2019, we continue to grow, expanding the team and investing in our site in preparation for 2020. Read more about what we've done during this busy year.

    What a year 2019 has been! We've expanded the team in Dewsbury with 3 new recruits and successfully retained the extensive experience and skills of our hard working and dedicated team.

  • Thermoplastic Update

    Not a typical storage solution!

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    Read how Chem Resist’s market-leading experience in thermoplastics enabled the company to assist a member of the Great Britain windsurfing team with transport and storage for her windsurfing equipment.

    Local girl, Jennie Roberts began windsurfing during summer holidays as a child at holiday camps and family holidays abroad. By 2013 she’d mastered the basics and joined the local RYA (Royal Yachting Association) and the RYA 15 initiative aimed at introducing young people to windsurfing.

  • New Priority Service now available

    New Fluid Transfer Priority Service offers 90 minute order turn-round

    The Chem Resist Priority Service Team

    Launched on 1st October, a new Priority Service has been created to meet customer demand for replacement and new pumps in extremely urgent timeframes. The new service includes; order processing, pump assembly and full testing with the pump ready for despatch or courier collection all within just 90 minutes.

  • Chemical Engineer students join the team

    Chem Resist has recently taken work placements for two University under graduates, Tom Carroll and Rebecca Townend

    Chem Resist has recently  taken work placements for two University under graduates, Tom Carroll and  Rebecca Townend

    Tom is studying Chemical Engineering at Newcastle University and has just finished his 3rd year; this is the second time that Tom has spent a work placement with Chem Resist.Rebecca is studying Chemical Engineering with Energy Engineering at Heriot – Watt University in Edinburgh and Rebecca has also just finished her 3rd year.

  • Chem Resist People Update

    Chem Resist commit to training and development

    Chem Resist have a continuing stream of Apprentice Fabricators, ensuring seamless transitions when some of our mature Fabricators move on to retirement.  The in-house training programmes, supported by our own Welder Training School and collaboration with local Education Partners is now embedded and works extremely well. 

  • Chem Resist supports Local Charity

    Chem Resist supporting the Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team

    Holme Valley MRTChem Resist is pleased to announce that it has provided a donation of £3000 to the Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team to enable the purchase of a customised gazebo for team events and fund raising.

  • Chem Resist present at International Conference

    Chem Resist on the global stage

    Chem Resist On The Global StageApril saw Chem Resist continue at the forefront of Storage Tank design, with an invitation to speak at TUV SUD’s Plastic Materials in Plant Engineering 6th International Conference in Munich.

  • Chem Resist supports Brenntag

    Chem Resist participates in Brenntag Inaugural Safety Day

    Chem Resist participates in Brenntag Inaugural Safety DayAs a key supplier to Brenntag UK & Ireland Ltd, Chem Resist was very proud to be invited to participate in their inaugural Safety Day.

  • Sprial Wound Anniversary Celebration

    Spiral wound plastic tanks: a quarter of a century—not out!

    Seamus QuinnThe following is an edited version of an interview with Chem Resist’s Chairman, Seamus Quinn, which appeared recently in ABC Magazine:

  • Chem Resist People Update

    Developing The Future

    developing the futureAs one of the original companies to receive the Investors in People accreditation Chem Resist is an organisation that always looks to the potential of its staff as a direct indicator of the business opportunities. As a result, Chem Resist is extremely proud to have successfully recruited a number of new Fabrication Engineers and provided development opportunities in some key positions to a number of its staff.

  • Chem Resist Congratulations

    Chem Resist European Champion!

    Luke Booth (shown on the right of the picture) – a member of Chem Resist Fluid Transfer sales team was part of the Great Britain team recently crowned European Champions.

25 Years Anniversary

Chem Resist is currently celebrating a milestone

It's 25 years since Chem Resist started production of spiral wound thermoplastic storage tanks. Here's to many more years of innovation in this sector...

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