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IET Annual Dinner and Reunion

Posted on November 11, 2019 IET Annual Dinner and Reunion

SEQENS Custom Specialties attended the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Teesside Annual Dinner and Reunion 2019 on Friday 1st November in Middlesbrough. The IET is a multidisciplinary professional engineering institution and a global, diverse platform for over 168,000 engineering and technology professionals in 150 countries. SEQENS joined host, Teesside University and enjoyed an evening of networking and […]

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Continued Investment in the Custom Specialty Business

Posted on November 4, 2019 Continued Investment in the Custom Specialty Business

SEQENS Custom Specialties is pleased to announce the continued investment in the Custom Specialty business at the Chemoxy Billingham site, with a new plant to support the growth of cosmetic ingredients. The team are proud to report that the existing plant has achieved ISO22716 for Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). The cosmetic ingredients are also now […]

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Plant M2.1 Recommission

Posted on November 2, 2019 Plant M2.1 Recommission

SEQENS Custom Specialties are pleased to annouce that the recommissioning of plant 2.1 at the Middlesbrough site is complete! The plant underwent extensive improvements, which included a new reactor (1.37x larger working volume and hot oil internal coils with 1.54x more surface area). The plant now also comprises new load cells, agitator, discharge cooler and nitrogen […]

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National Customer Service Week 2019

Posted on October 28, 2019 National Customer Service Week 2019

SEQENS Custom Specialties joined the nation and celebrated National Customer Service Week (NCSW) 2019! NCSW is a week-long opportunity to raise awareness of customer service and the vital role it plays in successful business practice and the growth of the UK economy. Read more here, for updates on this year’s daily themes.

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Macmillan Cancer Support

Posted on October 22, 2019 Macmillan Cancer Support

SEQENS Custom Specialties rasied over £1000 for Macmillan Cancer Support through coffee mornings at both sites, Middlesbrough and Billingham! Thank you to all involved and for helping such a fantastic cause! In March, SEQENS Custom Specialties achieved the Better Health at Work Gold Award for various committments, such as the coffee morning, which make the company a happier and […]

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Runaway Reaction Training

Posted on October 14, 2019 Runaway Reaction Training

Plant Manager Nick Yates and R&D Chemists Tom Scanlan, Louise Chisholm and Jane Robson, recently completed a series of online training modules on runaway reactions, delivered by Zsuzsanna Gyenes, PhD of the IChemE Safety Centre. The course covered the causes and prevention of runaway reactions, along with learning opportunities from a range of well investigated […]

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North East Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner

Posted on October 3, 2019 North East Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner

SEQENS Custom Specialties attends the North East Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner at Durham Cathedral. Plant Manager Emily Anderson, accompanied host Womble Bond Dickinson and enjoyed an evening of networking and celebrations.

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Confined Space Safe Entry & Self Rescue Training

Posted on September 24, 2019 Confined Space Safe Entry & Self Rescue Training

SEQENS Custom Specialties employees successfully complete ‘Confined Space Safe Entry & Self Rescue Training’, IIRSM approved with INFRATEC-UK . The course comprised classroom based learning, equipment familiarisation, practical scenarios and a written assessment. Well done!

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NEPIC Summer Social Fundraiser 2019

Posted on September 19, 2019 NEPIC Summer Social Fundraiser 2019

Well done Stephen Larke, Derek Clarkson, Jon Bradley and Ian Phillips from SEQENS Custom Specialties for participating in the golf tournament at Rockliffe Hall. A fun day had by all, followed by an evening bbq and networking, featuring guest speaker Mark Easby. Photo (left to right): Sarah Kitching, Womble Bond Dickinson; Emily Anderson, SEQENS Custom Specialties; […]

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Plant Managers Attend IChemE Distillation Course with Henry Kister

Posted on September 13, 2019 Plant Managers Attend IChemE Distillation Course with Henry Kister

Plant Managers Emily Anderson and Andrew Smith attended the IChemE Practical Distillation Technology course in London, 9-11 September! Led by noted distillation expert, Henry Kister, the course provides comprehensive coverage of distillation technology with particular emphasis on problems that occur and how to solve them.  The course also provides the opportunity to develop a working […]

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