Marketing Officer Celebrates 1 Year Anniversary

April 4th, 2017

Our Marketing Officer, Hannah, is celebrating 1 year with Renown Group.   Hannah graduated from Northumbria University with a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing. After a number of administrative positions and volunteering as a marketing assistant at NewcastleGateshead Initiative, Hannah was employed with Renown as a full-time marketing officer. In this position, Hannah […]

Renown’s KTP Featured on Government Website

March 22nd, 2017

Renown Oil and Gas is delighted to have their KTP programme featured as a case study on the UK’s government services website ( The article analyses how North East manufacturing companies have used partnerships with local universities to take on KTP’s (Knowledge Transfer Partnerships), and how the programme has helped improve their businesses. Knowledge Transfer […]

Renown Oil and Gas Celebrate National Apprenticeship Week

March 10th, 2017

Apprentices are something we feel passionately about supporting. Renown aims to have a constant level of approximately 10 apprentices at a time.  We feel like they bring a fresh approach to the Group, and as they are currently studying engineering, they have new ideas that they love exploring with their colleagues.  Apprenticeships provide young people with […]

Pensher Skytech Fire Window Solution for High Rise Living

January 26th, 2017

New Year’s Eve 2016 saw the celebrations in Dubai overshadowed by a massive fire at a 63-storey luxury hotel. The fire started on the 20th floor of the Address Downtown Hotel and engulfed the exterior of the hotel in a matter of seconds, making it the third skyscraper fire since 2012. Whilst fire-resistant glass is […]

Renown Group website revamps

January 5th, 2017

WEBSITE REVAMP Renown Group is delighted to see the first of their website revamps live. Since the appointment of their new Marketing Officer in April 2016, the Group has decided to redesign all 7 websites, making them more modern, updated, and mobile friendly.   Renown has been working with web design agency, Moosch Media, to […]

Unique Pensher Skytech Windows Installed at East Midlands Airport

December 20th, 2016

Pensher Skytech recently installed some unique high-performance windows at East Midlands Airport. The windows encompass an acoustic rating and a 2-hour (EI120) fire rating and were designed by the Pensher Skytech team for the extension to the cargo hub at East Midlands Airport. The windows encompass a fire rating to protect the workers from any […]

Pensher Skytech Blast Doors Installed at Singapore Data Centre

December 14th, 2016

One of Renown Group’s subsidiary’s, Pensher Skytech, have recently completed a significant security project in Singapore. The security of the world’s digital data is a critical part of international infrastructure. The threat to the cyber world is not just from malicious hackers. It is clear that national and international data centres themselves need the physical […]

Renown Group successfully passes audit.

November 1st, 2016

LRQA recently completed a surveillance audit on the Renown Group. This involved a 3-day surveillance visit across two of our sites (Renown Oil and Gas, based in Washington, and PJ Engineering, based in South Shields), and was completed in accordance with the visit requirements outlined in the audit program. At PJ Engineering, the following processes […]

Jamie earns top qualification

October 21st, 2016

Renown Group are incredibly proud to announce that one of our employees has earned a top specialist coating certification.   23-year-old Jamie Gilroy is one of our NACE certified coatings inspectors at the Cramlington site. He is responsible for inspecting coating systems applied to our products and provides technical assistance for all of our projects. […]

Major manufacturing and commercial site coming to Sunderland

October 5th, 2016

We were delighted to read the news this morning that a major manufacturing and commercial site is being built in Sunderland. The Wear Point 55 development is to be situated next to Sunderland’s Nissan factory, which could create more than 1,300 new jobs. It has the potential to deliver more than 1m sq ft of […]