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Following a lot of planning, investment and hard work Norbar is proud and excited to announce that the long-anticipated move to our new facility at Wildmere is upon us.Key move dates are listed below and should any changes occur the most up to date information will be given here.A map showing the location of our new factory can be found at the foot of this page.Our new address is:Norbar Torque Tools LtdWildmere RoadBanburyOX16 3JUPOSTPlease send all post to Wildmere as of Monday 11th July 2016.V...
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Norbar Torque Tools has been shortlisted as a finalist in The Oxfordshire Apprenticeships Apprenticeship of the Year Award.Winners will be announced on the 17 JuneFor more information on the Oxfordshire Business Awards please follow the link: https://www.oxfordshirebusinessawards.co.uk/
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On Friday 27th March at 11.30am Commercial Director, Catherine Rohll switched-on Norbar’s new solar PV installation at the company’s redeveloped site at Wildmere Road, just outside Banbury.Catherine Rohll says:“We are delighted to be working with the Low Carbon Hub to increase renewable energy production in Oxfordshire. This is a scheme which benefits Norbar, the local community and the environment and we hope that other businesses in Banbury will be inspired to follow suit and...
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Tackling the issue of engineering recruitment head-on, Norbar Torque Tools, the Banbury-based manufacturer of torque tools welcomed 49 young people through its doors in March to encourage take-up of a career in engineering.The open evening, held at the company’s Beaumont Road headquarters on Thursday 12th March, was aimed at young people between the age of 14 and 19 and who wanted to learn more about a career in engineering.Philip Brodey, Sales and Marketing Director commented:“We wa...
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Improving on an award-winning design, Norbar Torque Tools has re-engineered its Professional Torque Wrench with new and improved components that deliver accuracy, durability and comfort, as standard. First launched into the market in 1984 and following an extensive face-lift in 2000, the Professional Torque Wrench has become one of the world’s most popular wrench ranges. This version now features all new components that contribute to providing greater scale visibility, increased operationa...
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Nominations will be accepted until 19th January and applications are being accepted in all 10 award categories until 30th January 2015.Finalists will be announced at the end of March 2015, with the Gala Dinner and Awards taking place in May 2015.Norbar is sponsoring the Business of the Year Award (chosen from 10 Awards finalists)Visit www.cherwellbusinessawards.co.uk, email: admin@cherwellbusinessawards.co.uk or contact Michelle Lewis on 01295 817642 for more information.
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Norbar Torque Tools is working with the Low Carbon Hub to develop plans for a solar PhotoVoltaic (PV) project, totalling 500 kW of renewable electricity, for its site on Wildmere Road.The solar PV installation, if granted planning consent, will comprise two phases in line with the proposed development of the new Wildmere manufacturing facility. The first stage of the solar installation is due to take place as early as February 2015, totalling 250 kW. If all goes well, planning permission will be...
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Norbar Torque Tools has launched its new comprehensive torque data management instrument, the T-Box XL™ and Torque Data Management System (TDMS), specifically designed for torque calibration laboratories and torque process control in the production environment.T-Box XL™ builds on the previous T-Box instrument but now features a 7” high definition colour touch screen and an upgraded processor that allows for faster synchronisation with the supplied Torque Data Management (TDMS) ...
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Norbar Torque Tools has announced the winners of an art competition which gave local schools the opportunity to make a splash on the walls of its new factory, on Wildmere Industrial Estate, Banbury.To kick-start the competition, Norbar provided local schools with 8ft x 4ft sheets of MDF and suggested children try to think outside the box to create bright, vibrant and peaceful designs. The schools that rose to the challenge included Warriner, Chipping Norton, Bloxham Primary, Wroxton Primary, Das...
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To meet the demands of industry for quality control and production traceability, Norbar has designed an electronic torque wrench that is capable of measuring, displaying, storing and transmitting torque and angle target results and receiving configuration settings from TDS (Torque Data System) computer software via a USB or wireless interface.The new electronic torque wrench will provide operators with a complete data management and archiving system. Two-way data management capabilities also mea...
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