News & Blogs

Alan Godden Takes Early Retirement

Alan Godden started working with Brian Wilson at MPM in 1978 at the tender age of 18 – as apprentice pattern maker.

By 1989, the company had diversified into the Conservatory market and set up a new division called Mecanex. Alan was instrumental in the design and development of this company and its products and became a valued shareholder.

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MPM host LMF breakfast event

The event run by the Leeds Manufacturing Festival brought together a range of manufacturing businesses of all sizes from across Leeds to discuss apprenticeships and traineeships.

The Leeds Manufacturing Festival aims to highlight the opportunities that exist for exciting careers within the manufacturing sector and this event was key in getting manufacturers together to show them how easy and beneficial it is to make use of trainees within their businesses to bridge the skills gap for the future.

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Car park Completion delivers for MPM

The next stage of the investment in our building and premises is complete.

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Update on the Training for our next Charity Cycle Ride - Leeds to Liverpool Canal

Our next big challenge is to cycle the Leeds to Liverpool canal and back in support of Sue Ryders' Manorlands hospice. Here is an update on training by Ben, Dylan, John and Mark before their next Charity Cycle Ride

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Launching the New, Improved RTM Department

MPM are pleased to offer a full-service portfolio from drawings and prototype concepts to final designing, production and commissioning, now including a much improved RTM department.

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Ben Wilson is voted in as Chairman of Composites UK

Congratulations to Ben on his new National Chairmanship

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Old School Practices make MPM a great choice for student placements

Alex Weeks, First Year Product Design student at Bangor University writes about his experience at MPM

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Celebrating Women in Manufacturing at MPM

For international Women’s day, on March 8th we take a look at the women that are working here at MPM and how they add value to the dynamics of all our teams.

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Women, Apprenticeships In Manufacturing, Celebrations Mpm

Cycling to Support Charities

Ben, Dylan and John took part in a 12 hour cycle challenge in support of an Armed Forces Charity and are now ready for their next challenge in June.

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Life after the fire... the next 12 months

Our 40th year definitely proved to be one to remember! After a devastating fire ripped through the factory, on Feb 6th 2018, leaving nothing but ashes, we came back fighting and were back up and running within 14 days. This was only possible through the dedication, diligence and teamwork of our staff.

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