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Streamlined switch machining
East Sussex based subcontract machinists, Dicker Precision Components, has invested in a new CNC turning centre to streamline the production of a family of aluminium switch cover assemblies. 11 May 2017 - Engineering Capacity
£7m machine investment by Bromford
Bromford Industries, a specialist manufacturer of aero engine and landing gear components for the global aerospace supply chain, is installing nine Okuma MU-6300V mill-turn centres in its Birmingham factory at a cost of £7m. 02 May 2017 - Engineering Capacity
A winner for swarf control
Plastic Turned Parts (PTP) was the first company in the UK to install a Citizen CNC sliding head turn-mill centre incorporating patented Low Frequency Vibration (LFV) machining technology. Since then, it's been able to totally eliminate swarf control problems in the production of thousands of plastic components. 18 Apr 2017 - Engineering Capacity
Off to a racing start
Jota Advanced Engineering has invested in a PSL Datatrack production control system to manage its subcontract engineering business. 18 Oct 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Plymouth manufacturer doubles capacity
Morris Engineering Ltd has invested in CNC milling and turning capacity capable of making everything from small prototypes to high volume machined parts. 26 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Grinding advance at GB Precision
GB Precision has purchased a Unison Dedtru 388 centreless grinding machine that can finish parts to micron tolerances. 12 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Faster machining on board at Richmond
Ilfracombe subcontract machinist, Richmond CNC, has installed its first 30-taper vertical machining centre to cope with a steep increase in medical and aerospace work. 31 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
HEC offers multi-tasking benefits
Aerospace and multi-axis machining subcontractor HEC Precision Ltd has invested in a fourth Doosan multi-tasking turning centre to reduce set-ups, cycle times and cost-per-part. 26 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Quality investment at GB Precision
GB Precision has committed to a strategy of investment in state-of-the art equipment in order to provide complex components and sub-assemblies to its customers. 24 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Newburgh technical sales appointment
Newburgh Precision in Rotherham has appointed Jonathan Cheeseman as technical sales engineer. 15 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Formaplex marks 15 years
Formaplex has come a long way since its roots as an F1 supplier back in 2001. Fifteen years later it has become a leading manufacturer of tooling and lightweight component solutions for a global market. 15 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
R&A Engineering increases capacity
Bucks based precision engineering expert, R&A Engineering, has invested in new production control software and relocated to a new 10,000 square foot facility to increase its capacity and meet future growth targets. 09 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Velden gets smart with factory monitoring
To stay up to speed with the Industry 4.0 expectations and demands of its customers, Velden Engineering is deploying smart factory monitoring throughout its operations. 09 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Arc Energy acquires precision machinist
Gloucestershire-based Arc Energy Resources, weld overlay cladding and fabrication specialist, has acquired precision machining company CLG Engineering, based in Stonehouse, Gloucestershire. 08 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Italian first for BEL Engineering
BEL Engineering has become the first UK purchaser of a Pietro Carnaghi Flexturn 25 large capacity multi-tasking machining centre. 02 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Five axis future for Altec Engineering
The continued growth and diversity of the Altec Engineering Group has seen the demand for 5-axis CNC capacity at its Durham Facility 28 Jul 2016 - Engineering Capacity
In-house EDM investment at March
March Precision Engineering has invested in new wire EDM capacity which enhances its ability to offer a complete service in house. 25 Jul 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Big machine cuts costs for MacTaggart
MacTaggart Scott has installed a Hartford vertical machining centre to aim to improve operations across the company. 20 Jul 2016 - Engineering Capacity
3- or 5-axis gives flexibility
Glasgow-based subcontractor Euroscot has invested in a 3-axis machining centre with a tilting rotary table to give it full 5-axis capability if required. 22 Jun 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Sliding head adds capacity for GWR
Shropshire-based GWR Fasteners Ltd is about to take delivery of its fourth CNC machine, a Star SR38 Type B, a move that will significantly increase capacity and allow the company to offer new fastener products. 15 Jun 2016 - Engineering Capacity