The Manufacturer Top 100 2018 Press Release

Britain’s manufacturing heroes named in Liverpool Jane High from Bion has been selected in The Manufacturer Top 100 2018 publication. A privately owned business, Robert Bion & Co Ltd has been supplying perforating excellence for over 50 years. With a mission to be seen as an extension of our customers manufacturing facilities, Bion’s philosophy is that […]

Case Studies In Balustrading

Brilliant Balconies Part of the major revamp of the Abbey area in Camden, involved the redevelopment of a number of blocks of flats. These flats were to have decorative balconies, so, taking inspiration from nature and the history of the area, the Architect involved has created a bespoke perforation pattern designed to replicate leaves giving […]

Abseiling for Parkinson’s

At the weekend the intrepid crew from Bion – see below Abseiled down Guildford Cathedral in aid of research into Parkinson’s. As well as the money that Bion have got in sponsorship (still being counted) Tata Slitting centre at Wednesfield also raised £200 which they have donated towards this venture -so a massive thank you […]

STEM Professionals Inspire at Local Primary STEM Gathering

Leighton Park School were delighted to host the second ‘Big Bang Interactive’ yesterday, Tuesday 13th March, following the success of last year’s inaugural event. As a key member of the Leighton Park STEM hub Bion were proud to again be active in bringing STEM to a wider primary age audience. In collaboration with EEF Bion […]

Abseil for Parkinson’s

In May this year some of the employees at Bion are taking part in a charity abseil to raise funds for Parkinsons. We would like to thank Tata Steel for their support in terms of raising money pre this event for this charity event. Well done Tata – to see how they are supporting Bion […]

Reading company takes Gold at prestigious regional business awards

R Bion & Co, a Reading-based manufacturer of perforated metal and plastic products, has won regional recognition at this year’s prestigious EEF Future Manufacturing Awards. R Bion & Co, which employs 30 staff won the Partnerships Award. This award is given to the company that has made the biggest strides in promoting engineering and manufacturing […]

Bion celebrated the retirement

28 years in the company is an impressive track record and is part of our culture at Bion. The average length of service is 12 years. Of course, we do have a problem recruiting younger people to our team. In recognition of the problems facing our sector in terms of skills gaps, we have for […]

Are you an #EngineerOnAMission?

This year’s Tomorrow’s Engineers Week shines a light on engineers on a mission to make the world a better place… For more information, click here.

Year of Engineering 2018

2018 will be the Year of Engineering, a year-long government campaign to support the engineering profession in recruiting the next generation of engineers. It seeks to help tackle the engineer shortage, increase parent knowledge and improve diversity within engineering.