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Shape Machining

Shape Appoints New Managing Director

Ryan Muller has been promoted to Managing Director of Shape Machining Ltd.

Ryan joined over two years ago and has quickly risen through the ranks from Commercial Manager to Commercial Director. His promotion today is...

Oxford Brookes Racing Gets Support from Shape Machining

Shape Machining Ltd is proud to be working with top UK Formula Student team Oxford Brookes Racing.

Shape says it provides accurate CNC machined patterns and Rohacell foams to support the manufacture of the carbon...

Shape Machining Launch Shape FastForm

Shape Machining has launched the Shape FastForm process, developed specifically to drastically reduce the time it takes to manufacture thermoplastic carbon composite parts.

Managing Director, Peter McCool, said “We have developed this technology as part...

Shape Develops New Process for High Volume Composite Part Manufacture

Shape says it has unlocked the key to high-volume composite part manufacture.

Recent improvements to the way in which thermoplastic carbon fibre parts are press moulded at Shape, has resulted in a significant reduction in...

Shape Machining Introduces Night Shift

A full night shift is in place at Shape Machining Ltd and will operate all year round.

Managing Director, Peter McCool, said “It is a significant achievement that we have a fully operating team of...

Shape Machining Commissions Additional Faro Laser Scanning Inspection Arm

Shape Machining has recently commissioned another Faro laser scanning inspection arm as part of the continuous improvement programme.

Managing Director, Peter McCool, said: “It has always been important for us to ensure that the quality...

SHAPE Machining, Oxford Advanced Surfaces and Bindatex to Join Innovate UK Mission to South Korea

Composites UK members SHAPE Machining, Oxford Advanced Surfaces and Bindatex Advanced Materials Cutting have successfully gained a place on a Global Business Innovation Program.

They have been selected to join an Innovate UK funded trade...

Shape Quadruples Pattern Machining Capacity

Shape Machining has quadrupled the capacity of epoxy pattern machining from the same time last year, as a result of recent expansion.

Managing Director, Peter McCool, said “We have had a busy year at Shape...

ShapeTex Preforms Successfully Manufactured into Lightweight Composite Parts

Lightweight composite parts have been successfully manufactured using ShapeTex preforms in a recent automotive development programme.

Shape Machining Ltd’s Managing Director, Peter McCool, said “Our ongoing research and development continues to demonstrate our ability to...

Shape and Tencate Develop New Press Moulding Technique Lowers Cost of Prototyping

Shape Machining say it has successfully demonstrated its capabilities in the field of advanced composites for automotive applications, through a recent collaboration with TenCate Advanced Composites.

The company claims it is developing processes that lower...


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