Frocester Group News

Below you’ll find our latest company news, product launches and updates from our staff.

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Welcome Isabelle to the Frocester family!

Congratulations to Natalie our general manager and her husband Kris on the arrival of their daughter Isabelle ! We hope she enjoyed her first tour of the workshops in Somerset.  Welcome to the Frocester family; we aim to bring our strengths together in fabrication,...

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New Year = New Identity for Frocester

Frocester Engineering staff see the new identity for the first time at launch event in Rooksbridge Following a successful launch event at the Rooksbridge manufacturing facility, Frocester has now transformed into a group of companies under one banner that...

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Brighton and Hove BikeShare Scheme

Frocester engineering are pleased to be part of another successful Hourbike installation,  this time in Brighton and Hove.  Their on-street bicycle docking stations were fabricated in our metal working factory in Somerset.  Our team then organised for the stands to...

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Isofix design innovation

The Frocester in-house design team have achieved another successful compliance test! We’ve incorporated isofix brackets into several of our bespoke campervan seats and these have now passed stringent tests to demonstrate full compliance with European safety standards.

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Rugby News – Scrum 360 unveiled

Frocester Engineering are pleased to announce the launch of Rhino Rugby’s innovative scrum training machine, which is fabricated at the Somerset factory. Frocester worked closely with sports equipment inventor Richie Gray of GSI, to bring his design ideas into...

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Bright and efficient new look for Frocester

Frocester Electrical recently installed a fresh new lighting scheme for Frocester’s engineering workshop in Somerset. Bright new LEDs were fitted to replace outdated inefficient lighting, making a huge different to the working environment and saving on energy with a...

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Frocester Electrical gains NICEIC approval

The new electrical team at Frocester have received NICEIC approval. Registered contractors are assessed on a regular basis to ensure that they are fully qualified and competent. Customers can be assured that all works carried out by our electricians will meet the...

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Frocester backs GBR winner

Frocester Engineering & Electrical congratulate the new Cadet Dinghy World Champion, Jamie Harris and crew Antonia Wilkinson. Jamie is our first GBR winner for 15 years! We applaud his passion, precision and high standards and are proud to have given our support to...

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New Transit Swivel Box gets approval

Frocester Engineering are pleased to announce the FCS61 fully compliant Transit Locking Box. It operates using a slip plate to rotate and swivel, it locks in place with an easy to use locking pin and benefits from being on a box with a locking door providing a secure...

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Announcing a new Frocester Electrical service

Frocester Engineering is delighted to announce the launch of a new electrical service operating in Somerset, Gloucestershire and surrounding areas. The new Electrical Team offers a range of services for domestic, commercial and industrial customers, with the same...

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Frocester Engineering sponsor local sporting talent

Frocester Engineering is proud to sponsor 15 year old Jamie Harris who will soon be racing for GB at the world championships. The Kings of Wessex School boy began his sailing career on Axbridge Reservoir with Bristol Corinthian Yacht Club. A competitive sailor since...

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FROCESTER HELP RHINO IN RED BULL VIDEO SENSATION

Frocester Engineering were very pleased to provide the engineering support to Rhino as they teamed up recently with Red Bull Racing and Bath Rugby to make a ground breaking and very special piece of moving imagery. Filmed at Bath Rugby's Farleigh House headquarters,...

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T5 Double Swivel

We are very excited to announce the long awaited arrival of our new T5 Double Swivel. This swivel is for the passenger side of a VW T5 Van and allows the standard double bench seat to be rotated 180 degrees so that it can become part of the living area of the camper....

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Frocester Engineering Celebrates 10 Years of Manufacturing

On 1st October 2012, Rooksbridge based Frocester Engineering celebrated its 10th birthday and to mark the occasion has refreshed its brand and revamped its website www.frocesterengineering.co.uk. Staff past and present attended a celebration lunch along with...

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Rhino Rugby under new management

One of Frocester Engineering’s main customers, Rhino Rugby, has changed ownership. Reg Clark, a former Oxford Rugby Blue, who has been a major shareholder in Rhino for 18 years, has put together a consortium of investors to take over the business and will become Chief...

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