Sheet metal fabrication in the lighting industry

Date: 08/09/2020

The lighting sector has its own unique requirements and challenges, particularly when it comes to the materials used in the manufacturing process. Many lighting schemes need durable, attractive casings to provide protection and rigidity. They must be able to withstand environmental extremes – and that’s where sheet metal fabrication comes into its own. Sheet metal [read more]

Why prototyping is so important within the laser cutting industry

Date: 08/09/2020

Prototyping is a key part of invention and design, and getting the prototype right is vital to the success of any project.  Creating prototypes gives organisations a chance to check how a product works in practice, and it’s an opportunity to make improvements. The efficiency of creating effective prototypes is steadily increasing thanks to laser [read more]

Laser cutting in the pharmaceutical industry

Date: 11/08/2020

Laser cutting can be beneficial in many industries, from the telecom industry to pharmaceutical, it is seen to have a varied series of benefits. Pharmaceutical engineering covers all aspects of drug manufacturing, which is why laser cutting is so important.  Parts of metal can be used within drug manufacturing to produce the perfect packaging solution. [read more]

Carbon steel vs stainless steel

Date: 11/08/2020

It is easy to sometimes become confused when dealing with carbon steel and stainless steel. Due to the fact that they are both made from steel, it can be difficult to distinguish one from the other. Steel in itself is the main material used all over the world and is used within construction for skyscrapers, [read more]

What is CAD Design?

Date: 01/07/2020

The acronym CAD stands for computer-aided design. It is sometimes also referred to as computer-aided design and drafting (CADD). CAD design refers to the use of computer software to create 2D drawings and 3D models of components, to a scale that reflects how they would appear and work in the real world. It documents the [read more]