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Bright Future for Formaplex as Demand for Lightweighting Grows in Multiple Sectors

Lightweight engineering specialist Formaplex has strengthened its Design Engineering Services (DES) division with the creation of a ‘Tooling Centre of Excellence’ as the company continues its programme of investment and growth.

Portsmouth-based Formaplex has a...

Semi Automated Paint Lines Extend Finishing Capabilities at Formaplex

To support the growing demand for its full paint solutions, a £1.5m investment plan has been put into place to increase capacity and broaden the finishing capabilities at Formaplex.

Two semi-automated paint lines are now...

Formaplex Expands its Manufacturing Facilities

Formaplex has announced the expansion of its new manufacturing facilities, which is now operational. The additional 120,000 sq ft purpose built factory is set on a 7.25 acre site on the South Coast, in close...

New Automated Cutter Increases Productivity for Aerospace and Automotive Component Manufacturer

To cope with increased demand for high quality composite components Formaplex has just installed a new Blackman and White Genesis high speed automated CNC cutting machine.

The Hampshire-based manufacturing group employs over 300 staff across 3...

Formaplex Secures AS9100C Accreditation

Formaplex has secured its third major certification this year, gaining the AS9100C accreditation for manufacturing and machining composite components for aerospace, defence and space industries.

The company says that achieving the AS9100C accreditation will increase the...

Formaplex Experiences Rapid Growth Thanks to Ongoing Support from Dunedin

Formaplex is investing £3 million over the next year, to further increase capacity with a new 100,000 sq ft factory, expanding its current manufacturing facilities and invest in new manufacturing technology. The support of its private equity...


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