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  • Colchester fires the first Magnum at Hi-Spec http://www.machinespotter.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Colchester-fires-the-first-Magnum-at-Hi-Spec.jpg
    August 2nd, 2017

    When Hi-Spec Precision Engineering Ltd needed a new centre lathe for its machine shop, the Rutland-based company quickly opted for the heavy-duty Colchester Magnum from 600 UK. “The larger capacity end of the work we do, is also the lower quantity of our work,” says managing director Darren

  • Turning trio boost multi-faceted expertise http://www.machinespotter.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Turning-trio-boost-multi-faceted-expertise.jpg
    August 2nd, 2017

    Three turning machines supplied by TW Ward CNC Machinery (Ward CNC) are playing a key role at Sheffield-based Cosmopolitan Engineering, where they enable the company to consistently meet customer demands. Installed progressively, the trio of Hyundai-Wia turning machines – an L400LMC lathe with C

  • Faringdon is quick-off the mark http://www.machinespotter.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Faringdon-is-quick-off-the-mark.jpg
    August 2nd, 2017

    Faringdon Precision Engineering has become the first UK manufacturer to invest in a Doosan lathe equipped with a Siemens control. The company has acquired a new Doosan 10” chuck/81mm bar capacity Puma GT 2600 lathe, with Siemens Sinumerik 828D control, from Mills CNC. Since being installed at

  • Turning centre reduces cycle times in a flash http://www.machinespotter.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Turning-centre-reduces-cycle-times-in-a-flash.jpg
    August 2nd, 2017

    As a manufacturer and distributor of earthing materials and lightning protection equipment, products from Kingsmill Industries are used across a wide range of construction projects. The Pinxton, Derbyshire-based business is seeing significant growth driven by the booming construction sector in the

  • Large turn-mill machine shipped to Australia http://www.machinespotter.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Large-turn-mill-machine-shipped-to-Australia.jpg
    August 2nd, 2017

    Haco Kingsland says that a CNC turn-mill centre has been designed, manufactured and shipped to an Australian customer. This multi-tasking machine is equipped with a high-specification milling head, a tool magazine integrated with an automatic tool changer, an exceptionally big spindle bore of 360