The expansion follows a joint effort between the two companies to build and deliver 750 hospital beds to support the NHS throughout the pandemic.

Universal Wolf now uses Fergusons trailers and trucks to transport its goods across the country.

The collaboration has resulted in Fergusons investment in Universal Wolf branded trailers for the transportation of their goods.

Stuart Arkle, Logistics Director at Fergusons Transport said: “This investment is another sign of our commitment in the growing partnership between two Northumberland companies. Universal Wolf have a strong presence in Blyth and whilst Ferguson Transport HQ is now based in Cramlington.”

Martin McKenna, Commercial Director at Universal Wolf added: “Our relationship has grown over the last 12 months, and we see Fergusons as a trusted partner as we continue to grow our complex sheet metal fabrication business throughout the UK.”