LoneStar Fasteners Europe Update
19 June 2014
In March, we announced the
official alignment of PRD Fasteners, Eurofast Petrochemical Supplies and
Triplefast International as one company to form LoneStar Fasteners
Europe. Operating as one company and from a new
location in Wednesbury, West Midlands, LSFE will become the Group's
European centre of excellence for the manufacture & distribution of
Special & Non-Standard Fasteners and Gaskets.
Construction and refurbishment work is progressing well and on schedule as we near towards the practical completion in July 2014.
The extensive racking at the LoneStar
Fasteners Europe facility is now fully installed and ready to take our
wide stock range throughout June and July.
In total, LSFE will have an
impressive combined raw material and finished goods stock of over £7.5 million.
Our state-of-the-art offices situated on a
newly constructed first floor are progressing well, with new windows,
air conditioning, painting and data points all complete. The furniture
requirements detailing number of desks and chairs is complete and the
order has been placed. Next steps will see ceiling tiles, lights
and doors fitted and carpet laid.
Construction to build a new warehouse office on the shop floor is now complete.
Situated near the external shutter doors, this office will provide the perfect location for our goods in department.
The large 100 seat staff canteen is progressing well and air conditioning is now fully installed.
is also soon to be equipped with a site self-service mini market to
enable employees to purchase a range of refreshments on site.
LoneStar Fasteners Europe will have large
welfare areas for our employees that will include changing areas,
lockers and shower facilities. Toilet tiling and sanitary ware
installation in this area commenced this week and all construction is
The front of the building at the new site has now been painted blue in preparation for the new signage.
This is due to be installed in July and will showcase our logo in built up 3D letters with 'halo' illumination.
this, further painting will take place on the front of the building
to tie in with the LoneStar branding and further improve the look of