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New Technical Director for Abcell

Abcell are pleased to announce that Neville Gleed has joined the Midlands based firm as the company’s Technical Director. 
 
Neville brings with him a wealth of experience from his 36 years in the construction industry with the past 15 years working for Synseal as Technical Manager. 
 
Commenting on his new position Neville says: "Working for Abcell presents a fantastic opportunity. I plan to draw on my experience and hope to assist Abcell to continue to cement their position as the premium fabricator of Warmcore, Global and Guardian Roofs" 
 
Neville is keen to get started in his new role and is planning to hit the ground running. With his wealth of knowledge and expertise, Neville is confident he is going to help take the company to the next level. Paul Ford, MD comments: "We are thrilled that Neville has joined our ranks, I am confident that he will achieve everything that has been set out in front of him and that this will be an exciting opportunity for both Neville and Abcell".
 
Having been established for over 25 years, Abcell manufacture and supply a wide range of products, including the Warmcore suite which is 25% more thermally efficient than other Aluminium Systems. The company is also very proud of their Graf SL44 Welder - which was showcased at a previous Fit Show - The machine is renowned for providing seamless welds and its acquisition by Abcell proves their commitment to extremely high quality manufacturing for premium products to the benefit all of their customers.
 
Those who witnessed this outstanding machine at the show will remember the level of quality and elegance it produced, and will no doubt agree it sets a new standard for discerning customers looking for high end products.

 

 


 



 

 

 

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