Engineering - Expertise in Precision Machining and Toolmaking

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Accura are precision machining and engineering solution specialists. With the latest CAD design and computerised manufacturing facilities, Accura are able to engineer processes in order to deliver complex, critical components.

Accura service a variety of blue chip customers in demanding industries, offering a complete solution from material purchase, through machining, to inspection and treatments. Industries supplied include:

Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Power Generation, Formula 1, Yellow goods, Automotive

– Complex CNC machining
– Large or small Components
– Large or small Batches
– Delivered to tight timescales

To achieve this Accura maintains a wealth of engineering know-how and a wide-ranging machining capability:

  • 85+ Employees
  • Design and manufacture of Presstools, Jigs and Fixtures
  • Solid model Computer Aided Design
  • Multi axis CNC milling (3,4&5 axes) up to 4 x 2 x 1,2 Metres
  • 5 axis routing to 3 x 2 x 1 Metres
  • Mechanical Presses to 350 Tonne
  • Mig, Tig and Robotic Spot Welding
  • ISO9001/AS9100.rev.C accreditation
  • Modern inspection facilities with dedicated Quality Management.
  • CNC turning to Ø500mm x 1.2Metres
  • Wire and Spark EDM – Nadcap accredited
  • Surface, Cylindrical and Jig grinding
  • Tool fitting and assembly

Our strength is leveraging our manufacturing expertise against our customer’s problems which invariably involves:

  • Combining a number of specialised machining processes
  • Assisting with Design-for-Manufacture
  • Providing a Lean manufactured product, supplied to Scheduled, JIT or Kanban demands
  • Product development from prototype through to serial production
  • Managing material purchase and sub-contract processes
  • Working to tight lead-times
  • Effective project management
Accura Geometric Capacity List
Design Facility Capacity & Range
Dedicated Tooling design including: Presstools, Jigs, Fixtures and Special purpose machines. Full 3D solids, surfaces and CAM links
Accepting STEP, IGES, DXF and .dwg file formats
CNC Mill Capacity & Range
16 off CNC Milling Machines Up to 4000 x 1500 x 1200mm axis movement with 4th axis (various machines types),
Full 3d capability with DNC links,
RTM, Peps and One-CNC CAM software
5 axis Milling Capacity & Range
5 off DMG and Mikron machines Up to 800mm cube
Large CNC Turning Capacity & Range
1 CNC Heavy duty Lathe To 550mm diameter and 1200mm long
CNC Turning Capacity & Range
2 off CNC Lathes To 350mm in diameter x 1000mm long
Manual Turning Capacity & Range
1 off machines Ø450mm Chucked or Ø360mm x 4000mm over saddle
Grinding Capacity & Range
5 off Jones & Shipman ‘X’ Surface Grinders
1 off Surface Grinder
1 off Snow Surface Grinder
1 off Jones & Shipman Cylindrical Grinder
1 off Lumsden Grinder
With Optidress up to 600 x 200mm work area
600 x 300mm work area
2500 x 900 mm work area
350mm diameter
1200mm diameter table to a thickness of 250mm
Jig Grinding Capacity & Range
2 off Moore Jig Grinding Machines Up to 460 x 250mm table movement
Wire Erosion Capacity & Range
5 off Wire Eroding Machines, incl. Agie Progress
V4 Agie Challenge 3, and Agie Classic 3.
NADCAP accredited.
With 800 x 550mm cutting area.
Up to 520mm thick with 30°Back-off including Advanced
Conical CAM Programming
CNC Spark Erosion Capacity & Range
6 off Spark Erosion Machines Up to 1150 x 400 x350mm movement, 1500 x 1100 x615mm tank size Including full CNC with C-axis
3 off TBT and SIG machines Up to Ø25mm drill x 2000mm long
Inspection Capacity & Range
2 off CMM machines
ISO 9001 and AS9100.rev.C approvals
PC-Demis.
800 x 650 x 420mm measuring volume,
Capacity & Range
MIG and TIG Welding Welding of steels, Nickel and titanium
Bench Capacity & Range
Skilled Toolmakers for: Design, manufacture, in-house try-out and commissioning of press tools (single and multi-stage), transfer tools, jigs and fixtures.

7 off Mechanical presses

Machine building and press tooling.
16,10 and 5 Tonne Overhead Cranes.
Up to 350 Tonne with 1800 x 1200mm bed area and feeding equipment for 420mm wide coil