Hayley Group turns up pressure in fluid power sector with new recruits

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Leading UK engineering inventory supplier Hayley Group enters 2017 on a high-note following rapid sales growth within the hydraulics and pneumatics product categories. Recent developments make Hayley Group one of the most prominent forces within the sector.

Hayley Fluid Power, the specialist hydraulics and pneumatics division within Hayley Group has direct supply agreements with globally recognised fluid power brands such as SMC, Gates, Festo and Camozzi. The specialist division works closely with the 40-strong UK branch network, facilitating enhanced local supply and technical support to customers.

“Rapid growth of the division has increased the requirement to recruit new talent and enhance our value-added capabilities. With the increased manpower, I’m confident we can build upon the sales growth gains made over the last 12 months, whilst offering an enhanced service to customers.” stated fluid power manager, John W Jones.

Among the new recruits include Chris Melia (left) who will be working in a technical support capacity. He has a long-established and hands-on career within the fluid power sector, making him ideal for solving queries and providing timely solutions for customers.

Apprentice administrator Ethan Scott (right) joins Chris in providing additional capacity for purchasing and logistics operations within the division.

The recent arrival of process valve specialist Alan Shennan bolsters Hayley Group’s capabilities within this category. Alan’s arrival brings with him decades of industry experience that will significantly widen the process valve portfolio offer to customers.

The last of the four recruits Haleigh Fisher joins the division with a focus on industrial hoses, with a specific focus on hygienic ranges and hose management systems relevant to the food and beverage sector.