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Turned parts subcontractor appoints new MD

05/01/2018

Sally Thorley (pictured), who has been employed by Precision Products for nearly 30 years, has taken over the position of managing director from Brian Owen, who remains on the board of directors as chairman.

Anniversary celebrated in a Mini way

05/01/2018

Padiham-based Mini Sport marked its 50th anniversary with a celebration dinner for 200 guests, with the centrepiece of every table being a 1/10 scale machined replica of one of the Mini-specialists first competition car.

Loxham Precision Limited and UPM to collaborate

04/01/2018

High precision machine tool company Loxham Precision Limited and specialist bearing company Ultra Precision Motions (UPM) Limited have announced a collaboration that will see them create a new high precision ...

ITC invests in new grinding technology

04/01/2018

Industrial Tooling Corporation (ITC) extended its manufacturing facility by over 50% in 2016 and now the Tamworth cutting tool manufacturer has invested over £1 million in manufacturing equipment to extend its product ...

UK manufacturing ends 2017 on a ‘positive footing’

03/01/2018

The latest Markit/CIPS Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) shows that the UK manufacturing sector ended 2017 on a positive note, with rates of expansion in output, new orders and employment during December remaining solid ...

Mills CNC has a ‘great 2017’

03/01/2018

Mills CNC, the exclusive distributor of Doosan machine tools in the UK and Ireland, has reported impressive sales results for 2017.