Almor turns up the heat to buy West Mids rival

Nottingham-based furnace engineer Almor has acquired Oldbury-based Wellman Furnaces in a deal which will see Wellman Furnace trade as a division of Almor.

Wellman Furnaces will continue to trade in the West Midlands where a phased transition to Almor’s existing West Midlands site at Tipton is planned.Almor says that no redundancies are planned at Wellman.