Caunton have supplied structural steelwork for a Packing/Dispatch Building and Xmas Pudding Manufacturing Building for Avana Bakeries, part of the RHM group of companies. The steelwork was mainly fabricated portal frames.
Avana Bakeries is located on the Wern Industrial Estate, Newport, South Wales. After a comprehensive feasibility study was carried out from November 2002 to February 2003, design work commenced in May 2003, and the project started on site September 2003. Completion of the project was in December 2004.
Avana Bakeries produces cake, patisserie, specialty cakes, Christmas pudding etc. for a major national food retailer. Following a fire in 2002, Avana Bakeries underwent a major rebuild and refurbishment programme. This entailed a new build despatch and associated service facility, followed by major phased refurbishments including offices and changing facilities.
Caunton were pleased to be of service to this major bakery company.