Inventor Profile: The Wright Brothers

Orville and Wilbur Wright, more commonly known collectively as the Wright brothers, were the pioneers of aviation, and responsible for one of the greatest inventions in human history. The Wright brothers are credited with inventing and building the first successful airplane in the world, and then conducting the first ever controlled, powered and sustained flight… Continue Reading …

Are Biomimetics the Way of the Future?

Often great design requires even greater inspiration, and sometimes this can be found in even the most unexpected of places. Arguably, there’s no better designer than nature, and the natural world has provided the inspiration for some of the world’s most impressive feats of engineering. Here we take a look at how the revolutionary field… Continue Reading …

Keighley Business Awards 2015

On the 13th January Tim Parkinson was invited to speak at the launch event of the 2015 Keighley Business Awards. Last year Airedale Springs scooped 3 awards including Overall Business of the Year. L/R Sean Parkinson Commercial Director, Steve Hart Production Director, Tim Parkinson Chairman. Due to its previous successes in 2013 and 2014 Airedale… Continue Reading …

A Special Year for Airedale Springs

2015 marks another special year for Airedale Springs as it celebrates its 70th Anniversary. In recognition of the event we have redesigned our logo for the year. Our birthday is the 7th June however we intend to hold numerous events over the year including open days for family and friends, school visits, engineering related visits… Continue Reading …