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Positive Futures scaling up with Growth Capital Fund investment

Uploaded by in Recent Investments, Growth Capital Fund on October 16, 2019

A North East training company is aiming to scale up its operations with the help of a six-figure investment from the North East Growth Capital Fund Supported by the European Regional Development Fund. Positive Futures (NE) works with a range of local authorities and further education colleges across […]


£500,000 investment secures growth plans for Bastion

Uploaded by in Recent Investments, Growth Capital Fund on September 18, 2019

Newcastle based Bastion Security Products – a government and MoD-approved supplier of industry-leading physical security systems – has secured a £500,000 investment from the North East Growth Capital Fund Supported by the European Regional Development Fund to support rapid business growth and the creation of up to 20 […]


PaddlePod to make a splash in the North East

Uploaded by in Recent Investments, Growth Capital Fund on July 22, 2019

A North East company has invested £700,000 in creating two new, state-of-the-art pools as part of its on-going commitment to helping young people learn to swim. PaddlePod will initially see the creation of two purpose-built pools, which will both be open this autumn. The company has taken over […]


Offshore engineering firm expands following management buy out

Uploaded by in Recent Investments, Growth Capital Fund on June 17, 2019

A North East-based offshore engineering firm has expanded and rebranded following an impressive 12 months of growth and a management buy-out. Fabricom Offshore Services, which has a history spanning over 30 years, was a subsidiary of French energy group Engie until it became Quanta Fabricom following its acquisition […]


Signs looking good for UK Metalcraft after £150,000 Growth Capital Fund investment

Uploaded by in Recent Investments, Growth Capital Fund on March 11, 2019

A North East trade signage and metal fabrication supplier is investing in new equipment, personnel and factory space after winning a £150,000 investment from the North East Growth Capital Fund Supported by the European Regional Development Fund UK Metalcraft designs, fabricates and builds the high quality signage used […]


Cenelec takes on major contracts with Growth Capital Fund investment support

Uploaded by in Recent Investments, Growth Capital Fund on February 6, 2019

A North East hazardous area inspection firm has won major contracts in the oil & gas and utilities sectors with the help of its latest investment from NEL Fund Managers. Cenelec Standards Inspections Ltd (CSI) helps companies operating in potentially explosive onshore and offshore environments, such as oil […]


Ronco Engineering secures first investment from £120m North East Fund

Uploaded by in Recent Investments, Growth Capital Fund on May 22, 2018

A County Durham precision engineering firm has secured the first investment to be made from the new £120m North East Fund Supported By The European Regional Development Fund. Ronco Engineering has worked with NEL Fund Managers to secure a £250,000 investment from the North East Growth Capital Fund […]