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Spencer Group staff join campaign to raise More Together for charity

22 June 2017
Intrepid Spencer Group staff are supporting a major initiative bringing employees from a wide range of companies together to increase their positive impact on local charities. Spencer Group is among businesses based in and around Hull or with operations in…

‘Landmark Year’ at Spencer Group

19 June 2017
Hull-headquartered Spencer Group has hailed a "landmark year" after it reported record profitability and built up a £275m pipeline of work. Spencer Group is one of the UK's largest privately owned multidisciplinary engineering businesses. Based at One Humber Quays, it…

Business leaders hear about Energy Works – ‘a project driven by passion’

12 June 2017
Business leaders have heard about the remarkable journey from concept to delivery of the pioneering Energy Works power plant. Spencer Group has steered the project to develop one of the UK’s most innovative green energy schemes and is now playing…

Spencer Group supports high-profile event bringing the business community together

2 June 2017
Leading Hull-based business Spencer Group is supporting a new, high-profile event providing a powerful climax to Humber Business Week. Spencer Group is among the main sponsors for The Business Day, which aims to place business networking at the heart of…

Spencer Group Achieve Significant Milestones for Waste-to-Energy Plant

10 May 2017
Week ending the 5th May 2017 saw a series of significant milestones achieved by Spencer Group on their ground breaking Energy Works project. Spencer Group’s contract requirements, under the IchemE Brown Book, were to achieve a series of Schedule 9…

The Future’s Bright in the South West

8 May 2017
Significant investment and employment opportunities in the South West.   Spencer Group are currently delivering on a large-scale project in Penzance and have committed to a range of current and upcoming activities with a total value exceeding £80m. Building on…

Spencer Group’s Round-Up of Quarter 1 2017

2 May 2017
Rail, Bridges, Energy and Materials Handling experts Spencer Group has reported that they have continued to experience high volumes of activity in their key market sectors, delivering over £110 million of project value over the past year. Spencer Group's success…

Spencer Group’s Round-Up of 2016

4 January 2017
As another year comes to an end, Spencer Group has shared their round-up newsletter, covering their achievements over 2016. It has been a very exciting year for the multi-disciplinary engineering company, Spencer Group have begun work on their biggest contract…

Charlie Spencer honoured for lifetime contribution to business community in Hull

24 November 2016
The founder and Executive Chairman of Spencer Group, Charlie Spencer OBE, has been honoured for his contribution to the business community in his home city. Charlie was presented with the Lifetime Contribution Award at the 2016 Hull Daily Mail Business…

Hull UK City of Culture 2017 Programme Unveiled

22 September 2016
Hull UK City of Culture 2017, of which Spencer Group is a Bid Angel, is a 365 day programme of cultural events and creativity inspired by the city and told to the world. Divided into four seasons, this national event…

Spencer Group and Arco back Holy Trinity’s Kilimanjaro quest

19 September 2016
Two leading Hull-based companies are backing business leaders in their quest to conquer Mount Kilimanjaro to support the transformation of the city’s historic Holy Trinity Church. Specialist engineering business Spencer Group and experts in safety Arco and have become the…

Spencer celebrates training success as 11 recruits complete apprenticeships

10 August 2016
Spencer Group is celebrating the remarkable success of the company’s most extensive apprenticeship programme. Eleven apprentices who joined the Hull-based specialist engineering business two years ago have now completed their programmes and become fully-fledged members of the workforce. The recruits,…

Visitors flock to Spencer-sponsored exhibition celebrating world’s first ‘systems engineer’

29 July 2016
A centrepiece exhibition sponsored by Spencer Group as part of Hull’s Amy Johnson Festival has welcomed more than 1,200 visitors since the arts and engineering festival launched on July 1. Based in Zebedee’s Yard, in Hull city centre, the Da…

Spencer Group Backs British Paralympic Hopeful Ruth Wilson

3 June 2016
British Engineering Company Spencer Group has pledged their support to local GB Paralympic Triathlon hopeful, Ruth Wilson, by purchasing a professional racing bike which is fundamental to Ruth’s training. Diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at the age of 40, Ruth had…

Spencer Group hails power of Amy Johnson Festival to inspire new generation of engineers

6 May 2016
Hull-based Spencer Group has hailed the power of the Amy Johnson Festival to inspire young people to pursue careers in engineering and the sciences. Spencer is proud to be among the sponsors of the Da Vinci Engineered Exhibition, one of…

CatZero’s Catalyst Programme Has a Successful First Year

5 May 2016
A year-long programme that was designed to help young people across the Humber region, to launch and sustain their own businesses, has been a resounding success. CatZero’s Catalyst programme, which began in April 2015, has seen 17 young unemployed people…

Spencer Group Delivers the Next Phase for Magnox’s Intermediate Level Waste Framework

22 December 2015
Multi-disciplinary engineering company Spencer Group successfully completed a highly technical and safety critical contract at Chapelcross Nuclear Power Station, in October 2015. Spencer, on behalf of Magnox, successfully oversaw and delivered the design, manufacture and testing of underwater mechanical equipment,…

Simon Wood: From CatZero to Spencer Group

27 October 2015
After one year into his career with Spencer Group, we caught up with former CatZero trainee Simon Wood. Simon joined Spencer on 27th October 2014 and has become a valued employee in his role as First Line Support, in the…

CatZero and Spencer Group are the Catalyst Behind Local Budding Entrepreneurs

16 September 2015
Leading employer Spencer Group and youth development charity CatZero have setup a pioneering support network which has come a long way in the past three months. The Catalyst Business Network (CBN) enables young, unemployed people to launch their own businesses…

Spencer Group Teams up with Macmillan Cancer Support

21 July 2015
Privately owned engineering company, Spencer Group, has chosen Macmillan Cancer Support as their next charity of the year. Spencer asked their 360+ strong staff to vote for the charity they would like to support over the coming year, which resulted…