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Our Group Chief Executive, Stephen Hankinson, recently had a meeting that will be of great interest to those who seek paints with a strong environmental impact. Stephen recently held an interesting meeting with Ben Sturges, Head of Business Development for the Graphene Company (London) Limited. The Graphene Company are UK agents for Graphenstone Paints.
Stephen Hankinson, CEO of Wirral-based Hankinson Group and Chair of the Trailblazer Employers Group, is delighted to report that after two years of planning, the Apprenticeship Standard and End Point Assessment for Industrial Coatings Applicator has now been approved for delivery by the Institute for Apprenticeships. This will allow for the training, development and certification of new applicators by registered training providers.
We are delighted to report that the Hankinson Group, incorporating Roy Hankinson (Holdings) Limited, Whittle Programmed Maintenance Limited and EP (Industrial & Commercial Painting) Limited, continues to achieve accreditation against the 6th Generation Investors in People Standard after a successful 12 month review.
NQA, one of the leading UKAS accredited certification bodies recently carried out the recertification of our quality system and for the first time this was as Integrated Management System (IMS) for Whittle Programmed Maintenance (trading as Hankinson Painting Group) and covered transition to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015.
The collaborative paint supplier of the Hankinson Group, PPG (http://corporate.ppg.com/Home.aspx), recently held its inaugural innovation summit in Montreaux, Switzerland, where they discussed what the future holds for paint.
Whittle have recently received exceptional feedback from Mitchell & Butler at their recent contractor review meeting. Congratulations to the Property Services team and in particular Martin Newman and Andy Linfield.
Stephen Hankinson, Group Chief Executive of Hankinson Painting Group is delighted to announce the establishment of its 10th regional office with the opening of an office in Newport, South Wales. The Hankinson Group already has locations in key areas of the UK including South East, South West, Midlands and North West.
Whittle Programmed Painting have re-launched their competition in conjunction with Johnstones Trade to offer two lucky schools in the UK (one north and one south) a complete redecoration makeover (including paint, colour consultation and labour!) for a room of their choice within their school facility.
As part of the Hankinson Group continued growth in the South West an office has been established in Bristol. The office will represent all three of the Hankinson Group brands, Hankinson, EPIC and Whittle.
This week Hankinson Painting Group has announced both the extension of its preferred coating status with PPG's Johnstone's Trade and the addition of PPG's Protective Coatings to the arrangement.