Robinson Manufacturing Expands Joist Design Expertise

Robinson Manufacturing (RML), one of the UK’s leading joist manufacturer has expanded its joist design expertise further with the appointment of Sarah Horden as Head of Joist Design.

Based at RML’s Flooring Midlands factory in the West Midlands, Sarah brings substantial experience from across the engineered timber joist industry. As well as specific design training, Sarah has also studied business strategy implementation at the Cranfield School of Management.

Sarah commented: “I’m delighted to be joining the Robinson Manufacturing leadership team and to begin working with a fabulous and dedicated group of designers, as well as with RML customers across the country.”

At the same time, Design Office Manager Matt Korny has taken up the new role of Head of Truss Design, based at the company’s roof truss factory in Wellingborough.

“The business is twice the size it was this time last year and we believe our customer base will benefit from the increased focus Sarah can bring to the joist sector within the new structure alongside Matt on the truss design side,” commented MD Mark Smy. “Sarah’s experience, coupled with her strategic vision makes her the perfect fit for this position and we’re all delighted she chose to join us.”