Paneltech are a group of people with a shared common purpose, one of diligence, professionalism and integrity. Every day, no matter what the project or who the client is we apply this principle.
Paneltech is a network of connected people who believe in the same thing.
Ian has a first class honours degree in computing for real time systems, he has been working for Paneltech since 2002, and has revolutionised the production practises employed to best serve our customers. Ian leads our design division, and the initial stages of workflow management, working very closely with the other divisions of the company to ensure projects can be done in the required time.
Ross has a degree in electrical engineering, Ross has a huge skill set and spans various areas within our company, he coordinates the flow of work through the facility communicating constantly with other team members to balance resource allocations to ensure projects are delivered on time and to budget. Ross is also involved in company strategy and overall direction.
Richard has over 30 years industry experience and was one of the original founders of Paneltech. Richard is now a consultant for the firm, his input is invaluable and experience is immeasurable, Richard helps train others, and also oversees the technically challenging projects we work on. Richard helps give a more traditional joinery perspective to new CNC machining methods to ensure we can offer our customers the best of both worlds.
Pete has a first class honours degree in Economics, a master’s degree and is a chartered member of the RTPI, his area of responsibility is everything commercial from financial control and management accounting, to company administration, system conformity and implementation and all health and safety obligations.
Damien has been with Paneltech since 2003, his area of focus is in production and project management. He is enthusiastic, diligent totally focused on getting workflow progressing at all times to ensure there is no down time and that everyone is always busy. Damien is a highly skilled machine operator and is able to balance the needs of the machinery with the needs of workflow progressing through the factory.
Andrea has overall responsibility for administrative compliance at Paneltech and is a diligent and consummate professional. Combining administrative functions with computer programming and the management of a team of people Andrea is a key member of the team and keeps everyone in check.
Simon has been with Paneltech since 2001, his area of focus is in assembly and project management. Highly skilled pragmatic and focused on getting the best product made that we can while operating within tight manufacturing timeframes. Simon has an innate ability to rationalise conflicting manufacturing constraints to ensure project delivery while never sacrificing quality or administrative compliance.
Ians focus is on site fitting, he and his team are totally disciplined and focused only going in to a project fully informed and knowledgeable of what is required to prevent delays, and to ensure fittings is undertaken as swiftly as possible. Ian is a very experienced fitter having all required training and certification to work on any site, helped by his Navy past he is pragmatic, efficient and incredibly diligent.
Our ability to serve our customers is directly linked to our facility and capabilities. In this area we are constantly reviewing best practise to ensure on an iterative basis we are advancing and progressing.
30,864 factory labour hours, 24,000 design hours, 17,146 machine hours available every year. 8,500sqft production facility plus additional storage of 10,000sqft. 100% coverage of the UK.
Screen to Machine Software, AutoCAD, Revit, 3D Rendering and Online 3D Model Sharing, Sketchup, Cloud Based Project Management and Collaboration incl. Client Interface
Wood, Laminates, Solid Grade Laminates, MFC’s, MDF’s, Solid Surface (Hi Macs, Corian, Velstone Silestone), Metals, Plastics, Acrylics, Granite, Stone, and more!
Biesse Beam Saw, Homag Brandt Edgebander, Biesse Klever Nesting Matrix Bed CNC, Biesse Skipper CNC Drilling Station, Biesse Rover Pod and Rail CNC, SCM Sliding Bed Saw, Festool Hand Tools, Postformer, Spray Booth (Laminating, Postforming, Veneering, Painting, Polishing, Lacquering, Contour Edge Banding)