Advanced Materials Plant Lists

You can browse our complete list of Advanced Materials equipment below, or jump straight to a division here:

To see our full company plant list, including our machinery for Advanced Machining, Additive Manufacturing and our full range of Inspection kit, visit our main Plant List page.

Designed by Oxford Space Systems with a production boost from Progressive Advanced Materials
Lightweight, folding antennas for space.

Designed by Oxford Space Systems with a production boost from Progressive Advanced Materials

Autoclaves

LBBC Autoclave Aerospace Grade 1 (x1)

Premier Autoclaves
LBBC Autoclave Aerospace Grade 1
2000mm diameter x 3500mm length
Forced cooling, 7barG and 200°c
SCADA Control Manager Control System

LBBC Autoclave (x1)

Aireville Engineering
LBBC Autoclave
950mm diameter x 1450mm length
6.2barG 210°c
SCADA Control Manager Control System

Multi-Axis

CMS Ares 3626 5-Axis (x1)

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CMS Ares 3626 5-Axis (x1)
Overhead Travelling Tool Gantry
32-Tool Capacity Tool Changer
CNC Control
Double Doors to Fully Enclosed Machining Area
3640 x 2370mm Table
Envelope Size (mm): X: 4800 / Y: 2600 / Z: 1200

CMS Ares 3618 5-Axis (x2)

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CMS Ares 3618 5-Axis (x2)
Overhead Travelling Tool Gantry
32-Tool Capacity Tool Changer
CNC Control
Double Doors to Fully Enclosed Machining Area
Envelope Size (mm): X: 3600 / Y: 1800 / Z: 1200

CMS Antares 2615 5-Axis (x1)

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CMS Antares 2615 5-Axis (x1)
Overhead Travelling Tool Gantry
32-Tool Capacity Tool Changer
CNC Control
Double Doors to Fully Enclosed Machining Area
Envelope Size (mm): X: 2600 / Y: 1500 / Z: 1200

DMU EV050 (x2)

DMU EV050 (x2)
Linear 5 axis
30 tool station
18000 Spindle
Laser and touch probing
Envelope Size (mm): X: 500 / Y: 450 / Z: 400

Fanuc Robodrill T21i (x4)

Fanuc Robodrill T21i (x4)
3 Axis CNC Machining Centre
Spindle speed 10000 rpm
Envelope Size (mm): X: 700 / Y: 400 / Z: 330

Preperation, Finishing and Facilities

Rowley Spray Booth

Rowley Aero-Eco Spray Booth
7m x 4m, 11,000m3/H
Direct Gas Heating Plant

Freezer Room

Bespoke 7m x 4m Freezer Room
-20°c maintained temperature

 

Blackman & White Genesis-V cutting machine

Blackman & White Genesis-V cutting machine
Integrated vacuum system with zoning
Drag Knife and pen marking
Cut pilot, Alpha Cam and I-Digit Operating

 

Clean Rooms (x2)

2 x ISO 8 Clean Rooms

 

Software

Siemens NX (x7)

Siemens NX software is a flexible and powerful integrated solution that delivers the next generation of design, simulation, and manufacturing solutions, so we can deliver better products faster and more efficiently.

NX is an integrated toolset that coordinates disciplines, preserves data integrity and design intent, and streamlines the entire process.

Vericut Software (x2)

VERICUT is the world’s leading CNC simulation, verification & optimisation software. It simulates all types of CNC machine tools, runs standalone, and can also be integrated with all leading CAM systems.

Inspection

3D Romer Arm 7525 (x 2)

3D Romer Arm 7525 (x2)
Point repeatability: 0.027mm
Probing volumetric accuracy: +/- 0.038mm
Laser scanning accuracy: 0.020mm (2 magma value)

3D Romer Arm 8525 (x 1)

3D Romer Arm 8525 (x1)
Point repeatability: 0.027mm
Probing volumetric accuracy: +/- 0.038mm
Laser scanning accuracy: 0.020mm (2 magma value)