TEN is delivered by a collaboration between four key organisations in the Tees Valley:


AXIOM is an award-winning, multi-disciplined engineering consultancy delivering value-adding asset management solutions to sectors including energy, pharmaceutical, chemical, oil&gas, bulk storage and food industries.

Supporting our clients across the UK and globally, we operate from our regional offices in the major Process Hubs of Teesside, Humber, North West and Grangemouth.

With the integration of Materials, Mechanical, Inspection & NDT, Process Engineering and Process Safety Consultancy Services, AXIOM are uniquely positioned to identify and mitigate key through-life risks across the asset life cycle.

Francis Brown Ltd

Francis Brown Limited is a Teesside engineering and fabrication company synonymous with engineering expertise and quality for over 120 years.

From the production of small wire and light steel products through to the fabrication of high integrity components for some of the UK’s largest renewable energy contracts, Francis Brown has carved a reputation for engineering excellence.

Working in the offshore and sub-sea sectors – fabricating launch and recovery systems as well as grillages and deck equipment – Francis Brown has worked on many of the world’s largest projects delivering best in class fabrication solutions.

A major player in the Teesside chemical industry since its inception, the company has become a world leading provider of fabricated products including pressure vessels, heat exchangers and pipework as well as continually providing highly skilled operatives for major outages.

Tees Valley Combined Authority

The Tees Valley Combined Authority is a public sector organisation created in April 2016. Its purpose is to drive economic growth and job creation in the area. It is a partnership of the five local authorities; Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland and Stockton-on-Tees, and works closely with the Local Enterprise Partnership, wider business community and other partners to make local decisions to support the growth of the local economy. The election of a Mayor in 2017 marked the start of the Devolution Deal, with powers transferred from Central Government to the local area.

Tees Components

Tees Components is an established, award-winning and approved heavy engineering subcontractor, based in the North East of England. It is an enthusiastic and progressive family business that has adapted and evolved to meet the growing demands of industry, becoming one of the most comprehensive heavy machining facilities in the UK.

It thrives on major projects for key industries, including; defence, renewable power generation, new nuclear and decommissioning and marine. It understands the challenges faced as a procurement or SQE team and provides engineering excellence from concept to completion.