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Plastic Injection moulding tools and parts from Axiom

Check our latest Design for Manufacture (DFM) capabilities; the team at Axiom have designed and manufactured insert tooling for our new Negri Bossi 90 tonne plastic injection moulding machine and are now manufacturing the plastic injection moulded plastic parts onsite for an aftermarket partner.

Axiom Product Development Plastic Injection Mould Tool

The highly experienced team at Axiom offer fast turnaround, high-quality manufactured products and by making the mould tools and plastic injected moulded parts all on the one site it becomes a much more efficient and stream-lined process.

Axiom Product Development produce plastic injection mould tools

Machine tooling in exotic materials

The team at Axiom Product Development have been trialing machining in exotic materials including titanium. Our One-Stop-Shop, broad engineering and design capabilities here at Axiom mean that our design team can offer manufacturing solutions as well as materials diagnostics for customers plus the highly experienced machining team who offer quick turnaround, highly accurate machining using our brand new DMG machines.

Great results and happy customers! We are working in a range of exotic materials for a number of clients at the moment including titanium and carbon.

Get in touch for a quote for your project: 01243 785050

titanium machining at Axiom Product Development

Busy month for team at Axiom Product Development

Its been a busy few weeks for the highly skilled team at Axiom Product Development with high quality engineering solutions going out the door daily.

The company has had a great 12 months beating their budget substantially, investing heavily in new machines and technologies and the company is on target for some busy months ahead.

3 large projects went out recently including 6 assembly fixtures, 2 vacuum forming tools, 2 advanced pressure forming tools and 4 trim fixtures!

Vacuum forming tool produced for innovative new helmet

An interesting vacuum forming tool created by the highly skilled team at Axiom Product Development recently for a very innovative helmet design.

This was a classic ‘build to print’ order where our skilled machinists used the client’s design to produce the precision tooling. Well done team!

Axiom Product Development vacuum tooling

Axiom Product Development take delivery of two brand new DMG 5 Axis Machines

Axiom Product Development, the Chichester based machining, tooling and plastic injection moulding business has taken delivery of two new DMG DMU 5 Axis machines to further increase the capacity of this multi-skilled engineering business.

The DMU 50 3rd Generation machines, with swivelling rotary tables, allow for full 5 axis simultaneous machining and can machine intricate components from solid materials enabling the company to produce complex jigs, fixtures and manufacturing aids for a wide breadth of customers from automotive, defence, aerospace, Formula 1, marine and general manufacturing.

The company has invested in the new machines in response to both the high demand from its customers for quality produced and engineered parts and the increasing number of business coming from new customers in new engineering sectors.

The team at Axiom has many decades of design and engineering experience and a proven history of assisting its customers to successfully develop and manufacture their products.  The company operates in markets that require fast turnaround and these new DMG machines offer the latest technology to ensure a fast engineering response time of the highest quality.

Commenting on the new investment, Alan Rendle-Eames, Managing Director said, “The purchase of these two new 5 Axis Machining Centres will offer high-tech machining capability with rapid response times for providing high-quality, engineered components across a broad range of sectors. Our highly experienced and skilled design and machining team are providing complex manufacturing solutions to a growing number of advanced manufacturing partners and the addition of these new machines will enable us to expand this service even further.”

New appointments strengthen team and broaden capabilities

Axiom Product Development has appointed three new staff to expand the skills and broaden the capabilities of  the Chichester based specialist machining and tooling business. The new staff come after an extremely successful six months for the business, with double digit growth, expansion into new markets and a doubling of new customers.

Martin Gilbert has been appointed to the new position of Production Supervisor which has been created in response to the increased workload of the business. Martin is responsible for the specialist machines and team of skilled machinists and finishing experts.  Martin is a highly experienced engineer with over 25 years’ experience in mould making, CNC machining and programming, tool making, jigs and fixtures and CAD design.

Daryl Bennett has been appointed Technical Engineer, another new position created in response to the increased orders and new customers.  Daryl has specialist skills in machining and comes with over 7 years’ experience in precision engineering in particular with Formula 1 clients. Daryl will be playing a key role in production and his skills will improve the efficiency of the Axiom business as well as reducing the materials wastage.

Andy Hitchcock is a qualified engineer and mechanic with over 10 years’ experience in the automotive and engineering sectors. Andy has been appointed to the role of Finishing Engineer, another new position created in response to the increase in specialist business for the company. Andy is responsible for the hand-finishing of the tooling parts and complex assembly fixtures.

Commenting on the new appointments, Alan Rendle-Eames, Managing Director said, “We’ve had an extremely busy six months when we’ve significantly grown the business both with existing customers and new clients. I’m delighted to announce these new staff appointments which will enable us to improve our efficiencies, broaden our skills and maximise the output and capabilities of our business.  The new additions to the team are all highly experienced and bring first class skills and capabilities to the team. This is a very exciting time for Axiom with further investment in machinery, skills and people coming in 2019.“

Successful upgrade of ISO9001 Quality Standard Accreditation

Axiom Product Development are pleased to announce the successful upgrade of their ISO9001 quality standard accreditation from the 2008 to the 2015 version. The quality management standard covers the design, CNC machining, manufacture and assembly of tooling, jigs and fixtures and patterns for the automotive and other industries.

Managing Director, Alan Rendle-Eames commented, “I’m delighted we have successfully upgraded our ISO9001 accreditation to the latest version. This demonstrates the company’s ability to consistently provide our clients with products and services to a high-quality standard. This is an excellent reflection on the whole team at Axiom who have many decades of design and engineering experience and a proven history of going above and beyond for our high-tech, design-led manufacturing customers.”

Lisa Lear joins growing team at Axiom

Reliable precision engineering & specialist machining & tooling services for the marine sector

Former marine industry heavy-weight, Clive Johnson, is one of the investors behind Axiom Product Development. Clive, former Managing Director of Magma Structures, who engineered and manufactured the world’s two tallest carbon fibre superyacht masts in Portsmouth, knows first-hand how difficult it is for marine businesses to access reliable, high-quality precision engineering and machining services with the right skills and available capacity.

Photo of Clive Johnson, Non-Executive Director at Axiom Product Development Ltd.

Clive Johnson, Director and Shareholder said, “Having struggled to find high-quality precision engineering services with capacity and the right skills when I was working in the marine sector, I’m delighted to have invested in this exciting, growing business which offers all the skills, engineering experience and high-quality reliability that I know is desperately sought after. The team at Axiom Product Development have a positive ‘can-do’ attitude, a wealth of precision engineering and machining experience and are ideally located to support the local marine and maritime sector. The business is steadily growing its customer base and I hope the marine and maritime sector will benefit from its high-quality services. “

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Highly experienced toolmaker machinist joins growing Axiom team

Paul Gilbert, a toolmaker and machinist with over 23 years of experience, has joined Axiom Product Development bringing new expertise to the team. Paul is trained in RTM software which Axiom has recently invested in,  enabling the company to expand its current capabilities and offering. Paul has a background of working with customers in the […]