Under 8 Whitehaven Amateurs Sponsorship

U8-Whitehaven-Amateurs Sponsorship

Responsive take a keen interest in all things local to our base in West Cumbria and like to help out where we can. Recently we sponsored the under 8 team tracksuits for Whitehaven AFC. You have to admit the guys look awesome in their new trackies. Its a shame the 3 from Responsive didn’t smile! …

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Winners of Small Business Of The Year 2016!!! – BECBC

So Thursday evening 17th November at a gala dinner hosted in the Energus building at Lillyhall Cumbria, Responsive managed to win the small business of the year award. This is a massive achievement, even more so when you consider the competition. We are extremely pleased with this award to say the least and it is received as …

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SAFed Membership

Responsive now SAFed Members! We have been working exceptionally hard recently on all things management systems. This has lead us to have many customer audits and gain new work fronts which at the same time has enhanced how Responsive operate as a business. Recently we have had a successful visit from Richard Hulmes Chief Executive …

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Responsives Latest Trainee Starts Work


Over the past 12 months Responsive have secured new contracts, built a new facility, doubled our turnover (again)… oh, and managed to secure a finalists position in the ‘Small Business Of The Year’ category at the British Energy Coast Business Cluster (BECBC). But non of those accolades are as rewording as being able to take …

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British Institute of Non Destructive Testing Member

Responsive are pleased to announce that we have successfully became corporate members of BINDT. We work constantly within the expectations of BINDT in everything we do at Responsive, this ensures that we offer a quality service in all aspects of our service. Lee (md) is and always has been a member of BINDT meaning he …

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Small Business Of The Year 2016 Finalists – BECBC

BECBC Awards 2016 Finalists

Today I pleased to announce that Responsives entry for the British Energy Coasts Business Cluster awards for 2016 has been shortlisted for Small Business of The Year category. I’m really pleased we have made it this far in the awards. Responsive entered on a “what if” basis. It was only whilst writing the entry that I took stock …

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Ultrasonic Testing Of 300 Tonne Vessel for Tata Steel Workington

Ultrasonic testing of TSP vessel welds

TSP Workington have completed the build and delivery of a 300 tonne capacity, molton steel carrying, vessel destined for the Port Talbot works in Wales. Responsive Ltd supplied the suitibly qualified and experienced resource for Tata Steel to carry out ultrasonic testing of the vessel to ensure the integrity of the welding work undertaken. The …

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Welder Training and Qualification

Welder training and qualification in Cumbria

Responsive moved into its new premises recently and one of the first tasks was setting up our welder training area. 3 days of continuous welder qualifications and procedure qualifications had been booked in for a couple of local companies. Responsive offer a complete service, whether training of welders is required or simply an area with …

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Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing Vs Conventional X-Radiography

Recently we have been involved in pricing a project destined for BP Shah Deniz Stage 2 Project in Baku, the Caspian Sea. The work involves the Phased Array Testing of Stainless Steel butt welds 60mm thick, a total weld length of 75 meters. All of the previous welds on the project had been radiographed but these …

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New Software Aids Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing

As part of Responsive’s commitment to invest within the business new software in the form of ES Beam Tool from Eclipse Scientific is now purchased and in use. Es Beam tool is a suit of software that allows the pre-setup of ultrasonic testing including conventional pulse echo UT, Phased Array and Time Of Flight Diffraction. …

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