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John King is a family-owned manufacturing company founded in 1926. The fifth generation of the family are now working in the business; both qualified and committed to take it forward and achieve greater success.
The enterprise began by producing plain pedestal bearings for coal mining pit tubs. Expansion came with the rapid mechanisation of the collieries and the need for chain conveying equipment. In the early days it was supply to one industry in one region.
The Company has enjoyed unrivalled success and expansion in the last decade. Today it operates from five locations Worldwide and exports mechanical handling equipment to over 65 countries.
The business is now focused on provision of a total supply package to the materials handling industry. Comprising chains & sprockets to conveyor systems and their eventual installation and maintenance. John King Site Services division is the most recent addition to the equipment and supply portfolio.
The modern business employs best in class manufacturing techniques including CNC machining, Fibre laser technology and Robotics. This ensures highest quality, consistent and competitive product. All manufacturing is conducted within the dictates of ISO 9001 to the latest 2015 standard to ensure quality objectives are monitored and maintained.
Our people are at the heart of our Kingdom, constantly driving the business forward whilst showing commitment and dedication to make us the success we are.
Together we search for continuous improvement and product innovation.
Our mission is to produce high-performing products and solutions, in a safe, efficient and consistent manner that is aimed at surpassing the expectations of our global customers. We will support our products by providing superior customer care.
Our care extends to the environment, employees, their families and the wider community. We endeavour to provide a safe, rewarding work environment that recognises individual achievement and fosters the skills of teamwork and communication.
The challenges of competing in a global market are changing all the time, so it is essential to our continued success that everyone who works at John King has the same positive attitude.
What will never change is the commitment to a high degree of professionalism conducted with a high level of courtesy.