Our latest news releases –
WM Lee apprentice, Richard Jowitt receives award from ICME
In 2021, Richard was awarded the ‘Worshipful Company of Ironmongers ‘Best Student Award’ by the Institute of Cast Metals Engineers. We were proud to accompany Richard at the Institute’s Annual Award Luncheon to see him receive this very prestigious award.
Name the robots competition
We recently held a competition for local school children to name a robot in William Lees process shop. School children from all the local schools had the chance to have the name of their choice on a plaque situated on the robot. Installed in November 2017, the robots have been a vital
A William Lee Christmas!
WM Lee Launches it’s new website
Wm Lee has launched its new look website, Now with the ability to apply for our apprenticeship scheme, see current vacancies & get more of a background on my company!
Here come the Robots!
As Dronfield’s largest employer, Wm Lee has provided work for generations of local folk dating way back to the mid-19th century. However, the Callywhite Lane foundry has now taken on eight workers who are like no others. They work around the clock, don’t take tea or toilet breaks, never go on holidays and they have no need to wear expensive safety boots. These workers are robots.