Oil and Gas Industry Roundup: May 2017

June 1st, 2017

Every month we share the latest news and updates from the oil and gas industry in a bitesize roundup. This month we look at the Quad 204 project in the west of Shetland which has just produced first oil and the Gemini windfarm that has just been built off the coast of the Netherlands. We […]

KTP Programme Hailed a Success

May 23rd, 2017

Renown Group is delighted to have achieved the highest grade for the KTP programme they’ve recently completed.  Renown received the assessment from the Innovate UK team to congratulate all of the people involved in the partnership for achieving the outcome and to thank them for their contribution to the success. The company has received a […]

One of the Largest Offshore Wind Farms Opens in North Sea

May 12th, 2017

An offshore wind farm, off the coast of the Netherlands is estimated to be one of the largest offshore wind farms in the world. Gemini windpark has 150 turbines operating in the North Sea, which is expected to eventually meet the needs of about 1.5 million people, and will help supply 785,000 Dutch households with […]

Oil and Gas Industry Roundup: April 2017

May 3rd, 2017

April has been a busy month for the world of Oil and Gas, with investments being made in the North Sea by Asia, the UK is leading on North Sea projects, and President Trump has expanded oil drilling to formerly restricted areas. To make sure you’re up to date with the latest oil and gas […]

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 (www.gov.uk). 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 […]