Diversification brings revenue boost for specialist spring maker

John Hanson, left, and Malcolm Hanson
A North West manufacturer is on course for record turnover as its spring technology is being used to make buildings more resilient to earthquakes. Hanson Springs was founded in Rochdale in 1963 by current managing director Malcolm Hanson and has traditionally supplied springs to the oil, gas, nuclear, power generation and railway industries. The company's £12m investment in new plant and machinery in recent years has paid dividends as its vibration springs are being used in buildings in earthquake zones or close to high speed t... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...