Gateway House - Holchem is on the move (2012)

News | 1 October 2012

Holchem on the move in its 30th year. Holchem are pleased to announce that they have now completed the move of the head office functions from Haslingden to Pilsworth, Bury. The facility, Gateway House, has been completely modernised, refurbished and extended from the original 93,000 sq ft. to now encompass 105,000 sq ft of process area, warehousing, technical centre and offices.

When fully complete, it will house all operations under the same roof for the first time since 1999. Production facilities will be modernized and racking for almost 5,000 pallets will be available for raw materials, packaging and finished goods. The entire warehouse will be covered by a modern ESFR sprinkler system and associated fire protection.

As well as all the various departmental offices, there is a large training facility, numerous meeting rooms, food factory standard changing facilities, first aid room, staff canteen, communal break out areas and a staff gym offering free use to our staff.

The process and warehousing functions are planned to move in early 2013.
The site will also allow Holchem to expand; with the room to add an additional 45,000 sq ft of warehouse space in the future.