MACH 2024 Roundup – Sustainability

Without doubt the focus of manufacturing sustainability at MACH Exhibition was prominent with customers visiting us this year. Interest in all of our swarf processing technology proved to be at an all time high, with the primary focusses for companies being the management of large volumes of swarf and coolant reclamation for reuse. Many customers …

J&S Engineering are asking ‘What’s on your MACH2024 shopping list?’

J&S Engineering MACH 2024 Hall 20 Stand 321 This year J&S Engineering are asking ‘What’s on your shopping list for MACH 2024?’ Exhibiting an exciting range of machinery from our product offering, J&S are looking to demonstrate to both end users & OEM’s alike the benefits of swarf processing, oil and coolant reclamation, bar chamfering …

SUSTAINABILITY, TIME & MONEY SAVING REWARDS FOR GARDNER AEROSPACE

For Gardner Aerospace, the process of roughing out large parts on their Starrag 5-axis machining centre at their production site in Derby had become unsustainable due to the high volumes of aluminium swarf being generated and the large quantities of coolant being wasted. A solution to provide both money and time savings, alongside the sustainable …

FURTHER INVESTMENT IN BAR CHAMFERING MACHINES FOR RENISHAW

Renishaw have further expanded their investment in bar chamfering technology with the addition of a 4th bar chamfering and overturning machine from J&S Engineering. The innovative global company have a number of our semi-automatic bar preparation models installed across both their South Gloucestershire and South Wales manufacturing sites. This latest arrival was for the Stonehouse …

HUGE SAVINGS ON CUTTING OIL FOR METALTECH

After increasing the number of turning machines running on neat cutting oil, Metaltech Precision saw a sharp rise in expenditure for this pricey resource. The solution was to invest in a swarf spinning centrifuge from J&S Engineering to enable them to start reclaiming 98% of the waste oil and reduce their costs. The manual centrifuge …

J&S Front Cover Production Engineering Solutions Magazine May 2023

“Driving up manufacturing efficiency” – when our CEO Jason Stipling met Dave Tudor from Production Engineering Solutions magazine to discuss all things J&S Engineering! Unlike many other engineering companies we don’t fit under one main ‘umbrella’ which means it can be tricky to explain everything with one heading or strapline so it was great to …

Grant funding for Sheldon Precision for sustainability improvements

A recent complete swarf system acquisition by Sheldon Precision was made possible thanks to the support of the South West manufacturing advisory service SWMAS LTD. The consultancy supported Sheldon’s sustainability plans by securing them a grant as part of the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). The goal of the investment for Sheldon fell in line …

DISC PARTS HANDLER FOR HYMEC

Plymouth precision engineering company Hymec has invested in a DPH1000 component collector from J&S Engineering. The new disc parts handler is safely collecting finished components from their L32 Citizen Miyano and as well as facilitating overnight, unmanned running of the lathe. Parts are ejected from the machine directly onto a conveyor which connects to the …