Produmax, a leading aerospace manufacturer headquartered in Bradford, has successfully integrated with Manchester-based ASG Group. With a dedicated team of skilled engineers and a transformative approach to digitisation and automation, Produmax has consistently remained at the forefront of aerospace manufacturing for the past 25 years. Spearheaded by Jeremy and Mandy Ridyard, the dynamic leaders of the company, Produmax comprises around 90 employees with an average age of less than 35. The partnership with ASG Group presents an incredible opportunity for Produmax to expand its reach and impact in the aerospace industry.
Speaking about the integration, Jeremy Ridyard enthusiastically stated, “Our remarkable journey over two decades has led us to this pivotal moment. By teaming up with ASG Group, we are poised to explore new horizons and take on exciting opportunities in the aerospace sector. ASG Group’s unwavering commitment to engineering excellence aligns perfectly with our values, and together, we are well-prepared to drive this business to achieve a revenue exceeding £20m within the next 5 years.”
Echoing Jeremy’s sentiment, Mandy Ridyard expressed, “Our people have always been our greatest asset, and this merger allows us to provide even more thrilling career prospects for our employees. We will continue to prioritize diversity and empowerment within our workplace, ensuring the nurturing and development of talent. Collaborating with ASG Group is a logical step forward to take advantage of the multitude of opportunities that the aerospace industry now provides.”
ASG Group, under the guidance of Managing Director Simon Weston, recognizes the immense value that Produmax brings to the table. Weston states, “The inclusion of Produmax into the ASG Group represents a significant milestone in our journey towards becoming a global leader in aerospace manufacturing. We are truly impressed by Produmax’s tireless pursuit of excellence and their unwavering commitment to UK manufacturing. Together, we will leverage our respective strengths to deliver on the exciting new projects already secured by Produmax, as well as collaborate across the group to secure further successes.”
With a global presence, ASG Group now boasts a workforce of approximately 450 individuals and an annual turnover exceeding $70 million. As a key player within the group, Produmax specializes in the manufacture of flight control assemblies for a range of aircraft, serving esteemed customers such as Boeing, Airbus, Eaton, Spirit, Collins, and Bombardier.