Orbit Homes Housing Association

As one of the UK’s largest developing housing associations, Orbit has delivered over 5,000 homes since being established in 2009. Orbit Homes Housing Association Orbit now builds around 1,500 new homes each year, as they strive to achieve an ambitious target of building 12,000 homes by 2020. They make a profit so that they can re-invest it into building more homes,[…]

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Promises vs Uncertainty – a view on the post-election housing market

Last week’s election result provided us with one thing that the construction sector had already had enough of, more uncertainty. Promises vs Uncertainty – a view on the post election housing market The current mood in the housebuilding world is juxtaposed by two variables, desire and uncertainty. The desire, and this is emphasised in the latest[…]

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National Floor Deal Supports Reconfiguration at Robinsons Joist Factory

Another national floor deal, this time with CALA Homes, means Robinson Manufacturing has brought forward its plans to reconfigure its joist factory to handle the continual increase in demand. When the factory, at Don White Road in Wellingborough, a couple of miles from our Wellingborough head office and Northamptonshire roof truss facility, was originally set[…]

Buyer Satisfaction Results

Every six months, we ask our customers what they think of Robinson Manufacturing – we find the responses help us to make sure we’re meeting their expectations – and of course all feedback helps us continue to refine the customer’s journey through our business every time they ask for a quote and order roof trusses[…]

Will Jump For Cash!

A group of brave Robinsons Manufacturing employees have committed to a bungee jump to raise funds for the company’s two current chosen charities – The Lighthouse Club, which provides welfare assistance to the construction sector, and homeless support charity The Daylight Centre in Wellingborough. To sponsor with proceeds going to the Daylight Centre, www.everyclick.com/robinsonjump To[…]

Successful Apprentice Networking Event

You may have been following the development by Robinson Manufacturing’s team of apprentices of a networking event for a wider audience of apprentices across the county. Successful Apprentice Networking Event Yesterday’s apprentice networking event was a success. Having the chance to sit down and learn how other apprentices operate within their business functions was a[…]