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The History of Robinson Manufacturing


Robinson Manufacturing expands timber frame capacity with the acquisition of the fixtures and assets of Castleoak Timber Frame – read more here.


Throughout Lockdown and beyond, Robinson Manufacturing is proud to have provided one of the UK’s best ongoing staff communications and support programmes to ensure everyone stayed safe, healthy and engaged with the business whether working from home or https://eppiea4.sg-host.com/employee-engagement/furloughed.

Robinson Manufacturing becomes an accredited IOSH training provider

Parent Group Conspargo opens Boutique Holiday and Business Accommodation business at The Yard @ Pringle Farm

Robinson Manufacturing win the Insider’s
Made in Central and Made in East of England Manufacturer of the Year Award


Robinson Manufacturing win the Finance Transaction of the Year award at the 2019 Finance Awards

Robinson Manufacturing Acquires National Hickman’s Joist Manufacturing Business taking our manufacturing network to 7 factories across the UK

In February we announced the sad news that Founder or Robinson Manufacturing and inspiration to many,
Tim Robinson, passed away far too young at the age of 64.


Acquisition of Cheshire Roof Trusses

New ISO 9001:2015 Accreditation achieved


Reconfiguration of flooring factory

Opened Welsh factory

Extended yard space at  Meadow Close Wellingborough


Management Buyout commenced


Commenced roof truss factory in 20000ft2 in Essex

Robinson Manufacturing Wales


Had built and moved into new 20000ft2 bespoke joist factory in Don White Way Wellingborough



First achieved ISO 9001

Added adjacent factory unit of 13000ft2 in Meadow Close



Moved metal web manufacture to new 8000ft2 factory in Kettering


Following a trip to USA to investigate manufacturing methods for metal web, sought out new premises for their manufacture


Commenced manufacturing Metal Web Joists in a small 3000ft2 factory in Finedon


Following the sale of HTM merchant branches, TWR bought out the truss business and formed RML as a limited company


Tim Robinson started roof truss manufacture as division of Hilton Timber called Hilton Roof Trusses in 5000ft2 factory Meadow Close

Tim Robinson, Management team