Ilkeston firm lands huge order

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Ilkeston based WFP Fabrications has landed a £100k contract with Ward Recycling to provide both hook lift containers and chain lift skips for the metal and waste recycling giant.

Ward Recycling currently operate sites in Ilkeston and Swadlincote and from February take over the site previously run by Richard Fletcher Metals in Chesterfield.

WFP, which recently celebrated its seven-year anniversary by adding two members of staff and investing in another weld bay, has worked with Ward Recycling since 2005.

Managing director at WFP Fabrications, Matthew Holmes, said: “We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded this contract, and production officially began this week.”

The contract will see the skip manufacturer producing 20 Hook Lift Skips, and 30 Chain Lift Skips