Tag: #jigs&fixtures

Build to print manufacturing aids assist customer’s manufacturing process


A manufacturing aid is defined as a device, platform, tool, jig or fixture that is used to enhance, speed up, perfect or fix a manufacturing or assembly production.

Axiom specialise in both the assessment of the manufacturing problem combined with design and build of a suitable aid and also ‘build to pint’ manufacturing aids, where the client sends through the design.

In this case the team at Axiom were sent the drawings by the customer and built these manufacturing aids from the designs. The result is an improved manufacturing process for the customer.

Get in touch with the Axiom team now if you’d like us to assess your manufacturing process and design and build aids to improve your production line.

Call us now on 01243 785050 or complete the contact form.

Grant Keates appointed Operations Manager

Grant Keates appointed as operations manager

Axiom Product Development are delighted to announce the appointment of Grant Keates as Operations Manager.

With over 35 years of engineering experience, Grant is a qualified CAD (Computer Aided Design) designer with expertise in many of the leading design programs. Grant has many years of experience in mechanical manufacturing and is highly skilled at designing manual, semi-automated and fully automated jigs & fixtures.

Grant has worked extensively in the Formula 1, aerospace, automotive, defence and marine sectors.

This new role will see Grant compliment the highly skilled workforce at Axiom which includes a busy machine shop that has fast and accurate turnaround of jobs.

Grant will look to further expand the reputation that Axiom Product Development already has for manufacturing precision tools, jigs & fixtures and associated engineering products.

Find out about the full range of Axiom’s extensive services here.

Jigs and fixtures to assist manufacturing lines

jigs and fixtures to assist manufacturing lines | axiom pd

Axiom are well known for the design and manufacture of jigs, fixtures and manufacturing aids to assist production lines across a number of industry sectors. This image is a great example of an in-house designed and manufactured fixture used to assist the manufacturing process for a UK production line.

The Axiom team are highly experienced at visiting production lines, assessing the challenge and designing and manufacturing specialist, bespoke jigs, fixtures and manufacturing aids to assist in the production process.

Contact us now for expert advice to assist in your manufacturing challenge.

Find out more about our comprehensive capabilities and services here.