Events & Blogs

60 Seconds with… Stephen Brett

Stephen Brett joined the Oakenhurst Family in March 2018 as one of our Skilled Engineers working in our Interiors, Communications & Navigation Division. Steve is an experienced engineer that carries out Testing, Repairs and Overhaul on a range of capabilities, daily. Q. If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? A. With [...]

60 Seconds with… Sarah Horne

In May 2007, Sarah joined the Oakenhurst Family as an Assistant Accountant within our Accounts Department. She oversees the day-to-day budgets concerning internally raised and externally received invoices and is in constant contact with other departments such as Commercial, Purchasing and Sales. Q. If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? A. [...]

Billy Lander – London Marathon 2020

We’re proud to announce that Billy Lander, our Division Supervisor in Flight Power and Electro-Mechanics, will be running the 2020 London Marathon on behalf of the Sammy Jo Brandon Foundation. This year all of the money raised will be going towards Children with Cancer UK. You can donate to the foundation here. On 26 April, [...]

60 Seconds with… Greg Noles

Greg joined the Oakenhurst Family as a Division Engineer within our Auto-Flight & Avionics Division, based in our Class-6 clean room. Since October 2017, Greg has worked on oxygen breathing equipment, overhauling, testing, and repairing aircrew masks. Q. If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? A. To play any musical instrument, [...]

60 Seconds with… Tom Grant

Tom joined Oakenhurst in May 2018 as our Logistics Driver/Operative and has a split role here. The first part of his time is spent out delivering finished goods and collecting units, the second part comes into action when he's not on the road, at which point he works in Stores, booking units on to our [...]

60 Seconds with… Martin Sanderson

Martin is a part of our management team and has worked at Oakenhurst since December 2008. As Facilities & Accounts Manager, Martin's primary role is to effectively manage the financial side of Oakenhurst. Under the facilities part of Martin's title, he looks after the buildings that we operate out of, liaising with our various service [...]

60 Seconds with… Father Christmas!

Christmas is here! Hohoho. I oversee all the manufacturing and distribution of all the toys to the good boys and girls, making sure that all of the good children get what they asked me for in their letters, every year, before they wake up on Christmas Day. Q. If you could learn to do anything, [...]

60 Seconds with… Michael Cramp

Mike recently joined Oakenhurst as our Global Sales Rep. Mike has been learning about Oakenhurst and what makes us the quality option, he is customer facing, and will be meeting with our customers to discuss their needs as well as which of our solutions & capabilities best suit them. You can find out more about [...]

Matt Pearce Karting: Round 6

Oakenhurst is proud to sponsor Matt Pearce in his Daniel Ricciardo Series karting season. Round 6 took place on September 28th – 29th and the team has sent us a race report about his weekend at Fulbeck. Fulbeck started as a track in the late 1950s when local people started racing home-built machines around the [...]

60 Seconds with… Harrison Cronk

Harry started in March 2012 as an Apprentice, and is now one of our Non-Certified Skilled Engineers. Harry has now worked in our Galley Accessory division for over a year, carrying out repairs and overhauls on galley equipment such as ovens and coffee makers. He also carries out testing/inspections on equipment to diagnose issues with [...]