IPS Training Day

At IPS we are fully committed to staff improvement.

This is our new dedicated, fully functional Training Room.

This facility is capable of training up to twelve employees at a time, equipped with networked P.C. work stations, WiFi and an overhead projector.

Congratulations to Robert Lewis on his CSWIP Results

Congratulations to Rob on his fantastic CSWIP examination results.

Test                         Percentage

General Paper                 73%

Technology Paper          85%

Plate Paper                    100%

Pipe Paper                       90%

Macro Paper                    95%

Another example of IPS’s commitment to continual improvement.


Following our recent two day Achillies audit IPS is pleased to announce that we achieved our best scores ever, loosing only 1% over the six audited categories.  At IPS we pride ourselves with our professionalism and our commitment to Health & Safety, Quality and Environmental Management.  Well done to all involved in the audit and a special thanks to our site team at Mayhill Works, Chris Jenkins and Steve Thompson for their assistance with audit.

Happy Retirement Phil

dscf3362The Directors and Staff at IPS wish Phil Jones a Happy Retirement.  The photo shows Paul Barnett (Pictured Left) handing Phil his custom made caricature which shows Phil playing golf his favourite hobby.  After 15 years of service Phil is looking forward to retiring and taking up a spot of fishing, spending time with his Grandchildren and visiting family in Australia.  Enjoy retirement Phil.

Happy Retirement Ralph




The Directors and Staff at IPS wish Ralph Bushen (Pictured right) a very happy retirement after 10 years of service.  The Photo show’s Ralph’s successor Wayne Oxley (Pictured left) handing Ralph a custom made Caricature of Ralph carrying out his second favourite activity, walking his Jack Russell Candy.  Throughout his time with the Company Ralph has been a key member of the team and we hope that Wayne can continue where Ralph left off.  Enjoy retirement Ralph, welcome to the team Wayne.

New Apprentices Start Today


IPS is happy to introduce Rhys Boswell (Far Left) and Ryan Element (Far Right) our new apprentices who started today. 

Rhys and Ryan are undertaking a Modern Apprentiship supported by the ECITB, as part of our training charter signed earlier this year, and will be attending Neath Port Talbot College in September 2016. 

The photograph shows Workshop Supervisor Andy Lewis (Centre Left) and Pipe fabricator Ainsley Bevan (Centre Right) delivering the week one orientation briefing, welcome to the team guys.