Ceramic Industry

Beaumont Kilns Announces Drayton Purchase

July 30, 2002
The Beaumont Kilns Group recently announced that it has acquired Drayton Kilns Ltd. The purchase includes the buildings, contracts and employees of the company. Managing Director Steve Beaumont said that the Beaumont Kilns Group is delighted with the acquisition, which will add strength to its already excellent reputation as a quality international kiln manufacturer. Drayton's reputation for quality and customer care is second to none; the company is working on or has recently completed major contracts for Saint-Gobain UK, Sanitec Sweden, Golnama in Iran, Denby Pottery Plc, Jacuzzi Bathrooms and Royal Doulton UK. The newly formed company will be called Drayton Beaumont Ltd and will operate from Drayton's 40,000-square-foot site in Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent, UK.

For additional information, e-mail info@beaumontkilns.co.uk.