Perforated Metals – Sustainability

Courtesy of the Industrial Perforators Association Imagine a manufacturing process that was nearly 100 percent green. Sound too good to be true? An often overlooked but sustainable way to produce aesthetically pleasing metal pieces for different applications is, in fact, a very green practice. Perforated metals are commonly used in a variety of architectural applications, […]

Joseph Sherwood – One for the Future

Joseph SherwoodPre university of CambridgeRobert Bion & Co LtdDesign an algorithm for the costing department Summary Joseph was asked to design an algorithm to allow someone in the costing department to draw up a budget price from the customer drawing. Currently, this is done by skilled programmers, who have to leave their other duties to […]

A Thank You from BCOT

“Firstly I would like to thank you ver much indeed for your help and support throughout this year in regards to work experience placements for our engineering learners. The opportunities that you have provided have been invaluable to our learners’ development and success. They have achieved new work-related skills being now more confident in the […]

Congratulations to the Bion Team from EEF

“Congratulations to the Robert Bion Ltd team. Supplying perforated materials to construction automotive and transportation industries for 50 years. Heres to another 50 years. Best wishes to Nick Bion and his team.” Jim Davison Region Director EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation

Bion Team Crowned League Champions

From the Manager – “We started this seasons campaign in a league up which was always going to be harder especially as we had only lost 2 games the previous season on the way to winning the league and the overall standard of play was a lot harder. We started well with an opening day […]

World Perforating Conference 4 – 7th June, Held In Spain

Delegates from Bion were pleased to attend the above earlier this month. Held in conjunction with Europerf and the IPA this is a chance for those with a passion for perforating to share knowledge and exchange best practice. The agenda included a presentation from Alan Bealiueu on Fiscal Reality which was actually very interesting. This […]

No Show Jenny (just round the block)

I attended the launch of the Women in Manufacturing Report at Broadway House, London on 13th May 2014. Terry Scuoler Chief Executive gave an informative speech on progress made – albeit more slowly in terms of Women as Board Members in the FTSE top 100 companies than would be liked. We know that in SME’s […]

Bion fighting the case for British Manufacturing

We were delighted to be able to showcase our premises on the BBC 10.00pm news on Tuesday 1st April 2014, which we were originally approached by the BBC at the end of February in relation to a feature that Robert Peston was doing in relation to the productivity puzzle. We were keen to showcase our […]

Price Cooper Waterhouse London – Perforated Metal Looking Good!

Bion were chosen as the supplier of perforated metal panels for this building after the Client realised their existing supplier would be unable to supply the size of perforated panel required or deliver within the timescales needed. For such a complex project using perforated metal in many areas within the building Bion’s expertise and flexible […]

EEF Future Manufacturing Awards 2013

As a Regional and National Judge I was delighted to be asked to attend the Award ceremony held on January 30th 2014. Despite this being my birthday I refused countless other invitations to be wined and dined and instead made my way to the thoroughly amazing Connaught Rooms in London. As per last year the […]