Eco-Warrior Training

Training to become an Eco-Warrior

We talk to Dale Biggs, upstream production manager at AG Barr, about how training delivered by MCP is equipping shopfloor staff with invaluable maintenance skills to keep production lines moving Famous for being “Made in Scotland from girders”, AG Barr’s Irn Bru drink is bottled and canned in its £41 million state-of-the-art facility in Milton … Read More

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AG Barr Facility

The Pop Culture

For seven years, the massive AG Barr plant in Milton Keynes has been home to production of some of the UK’s best-known soft drinks, including Rubicon and Tizer. The site is forecast to produce some 28 million cases of product in 2020, and keeping the factory’s five lines (one can, one plastic bottle and three … Read More

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Red and green should be seen… 5S Theory!

MCP Consulting Group Ltd. is supporting Sembcorp in 5S Theory. In 2018 they started on The AMIS Journey – this forms part of a bigger Maintenance Improvement Programme, which is still being implemented. Sembcorp Energy UK generates and supplies energy to major industrial firms at the Wilton International manufacturing site on Teesside. Focus on maintenance … Read More

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An Asset Management Strategy development

This month Dave Porrill has been on-site with Sembcorp Utilities UK at their Wilton site, Redcar.  Following the AMIS assessment conducted late last year, MCP has commenced an improvement programme with Sembcorp that will raise productivity levels and improve multiple systems across the site. Activities are expected to run for many months, even a few years … Read More

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Peter Gagg offers a great view!

Peter Gagg, CEO, MCP Consulting Group Ltd., recently returned from one of his projects in Asia, with one of China’s leading pharmaceutical companies, Porton Pharma. Founded in 2005, Porton Pharma Solutions Ltd. is a top-tier, China-based external manufacturing partner and strategic supplier of custom drug intermediates and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) to many of the … Read More

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IRN-BRU: AG Barr goes from strength to strength!

IRN-BRU Galore: the fizzing Scottish powerhouse AG Barr goes from strength to strength! Achieve World-Class performance ‘Leading industry magazine, The Manufacturer, visited A.G.Barr makers of the famous ‘Irn Bru’ soft drink and saw how their long term association with MCP Consulting Group Ltd. propelled the company to achieve World-Class using ‘The AMIS Assessment’ within an … Read More

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