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Spencer named Large Business of the Year at Hull Daily Mail Business Awards

28 November 2017
Engineering firm Spencer Group has been named the winner of a Hull Daily Mail Business Award in the Large Business of the Year category, following a year of record profitability and large-scale community work. The award, given to the best…

Spencer Group shortlisted for Hull Daily Mail Business Award

9 October 2017
Engineering firm Spencer Group has been shortlisted for the Hull Daily Mail Business Awards in the Large Business of the Year category, following a year of large new contracts and impactful community work. The award, given to the best Hull-based…

Spencer technician wins prestigious digital award

8 September 2017
Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Courtney Harris has been named as the Young Digital Person of the Year at The Digital Awards 2017. The former apprentice at Hull-based engineering company Spencer Group was named in the shortlist last month, and…

Business backers urged to build ‘amazing legacy’ of Ron Dearing UTC

6 September 2017
Business leaders have been given an exclusive preview of a pioneering new employer-led school backed by Spencer Group and urged to create “an amazing legacy of skills, opportunity and business growth”. Employer sponsors of Hull’s Ron Dearing University Technical College…

Spencer Group closes gap in defibrillator coverage

24 August 2017
A new defibrillator installed in the offices of Spencer Group in Hull Marina will be available to the public, filling a gap in local coverage in an area popular with tourists and locals. The automated external defibrillator (AED) has been…

Former Engineering apprentice makes Digital Awards 2017 shortlist

10 August 2017
Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Courtney Harris has been named as a finalist in The Digital Awards 2017 for her work at engineering business Spencer Group, ahead of a record-breaking crowd of entries. Courtney is a former apprentice at the…

Spencer Group hosts VIP visits to Ron Dearing UTC and Energy Works

10 August 2017
Spencer Group has given VIP visitors special access to two of Hull’s most significant developments – the pioneering Ron Dearing University Technical College (UTC) and the Energy Works power plant. The high-profile group was given a personal tour of the…

UTC students go behind the scenes as huge Energy Works power plant takes shape

11 July 2017
Young people destined to become the first students at Hull’s pioneering university technical college (UTC) have had an inspiring behind-the-scenes tour of the region’s biggest construction project. Sixty teenagers who are due to join Ron Dearing UTC when it opens…

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,…