Tag Archives: honing

We’re off to EMO Hannover – are you?

Trade Shows and Exhibitions We’ve written before about trade shows and exhibitions and how important we think they are and why we try to visit and exhibit at certain events around the world. Every two years the NEC, Birmingham hosts MACH – every other March this International exhibition takes over several halls and our customers, […]

But which machine do I need?

The Schneeberger range of machines is very versatile – but which machine do I need? They can do a miriad of jobs and can produce a massive variety of tooling, some very specific to certain industries, i.e. medical tooling. To this end we have produced a chart to show the various applications and uses. See […]

The time is right for Capital Expenditure

The Time is right for Capital Expenditure With the temporary, two year increase of the Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) – 2019/2020 is the right time to buy plant and machinery. So, if you are considering a new machine – call us and benefit! The November 2018 Budget brought a number of changes for capital allowances, […]

Already half way through January!

Yes – we’re already half way through January ! So, we got through 2018 – we’re already half way through January 2019 – what have we done to change the way we think or do things? Well, so far, not much. The New Year started with the inevitable colds, coughs and after we all discussed […]

Christmas 2018

Christmas 2018 – opening and closing hours Here are the Christmas 2018 – opening and closing hours. This year we will be closing for Christmas 2018 at 12.30 lunchtime on Friday 21st December 2018 and re-opening at 8.30 a.m. on Wednesday 2nd January 2019. May we take this opportunity to thank all our customers for […]

Pemamo installation – complete !

Mathieu, from Pemamo head office in Switzerland, was here in the UK last week to install, set up and test a new Pemamo MVRL160 machine for our customer. Whilst here he carried out some training on the machine too. The MVRL160 is a vertical honing machine for high precision honing and can be supplied with […]

Open House at SSP

Open House at SSP Today we are throwing open our doors and welcoming customers and potential customers here to our showroom/demonstration area in Melbourne, Derbyshire. We are just south of Derby (just near junction 24 of the M1) in the East Midlands. Why attend an Open House? It’s an informal “meet the team” event plus […]

Schneeberger Seminar 2018

Recent Schneeberger Seminar We’re just back from the Schneeberger Seminar 2018 at Roggwil, Switzerland – the Head Office of Schneeberger, after completing their 2018 Engineers’ Seminar Course – a few travel problems along the way including an aborted airplane landing, 2 exhausting coach journeys, an argument with the hire car company and no food, drink […]