Client Portfolio


2D CNC Machinery - Rushden, Northants.  Established in 2009, 2D CNC Machinery is the sole UK distributor for Toyoda, Mitsui Seiki and MAP CNC machine tools in the UK.  The product range spans machining centres, cells and FMS systems including 5-axis technology, grinding machines and automation packages.

Appointed 2010



Acu-Rite (HEIDENHAIN (GB)) - Burgess Hill, West Sussex. Supplier of market-leading DRO systems.

Appointed 1998



Ajax Machine Tools International - Lymington, Hampshire.  Founded in 1940 producing drilling machines for the war effort.  Today the company is the sole supplier of Ajax and ACE brands of CNC lathes and machining centres and an important source of conventional products including bring, milling, drilling, sawing and grinding machinery.  In addition, a full range of sheet metal and hydraulic presses are available as well as pre-owned machinery and equipment.  A major operation within the business is an export-led strategy whereby machines and equipment are sold directly or through distributors to some 40 countries around the world.

Appointed 2012

UBM  - London. Organiser of world-class events, including the Care Show Bournemouth and the Care Show Birmingham.

Appointed 2007


Citizen Machinery UK - Watford, Hertfordshire. The inventor in 1970, and now the world leader, in CNC sliding head auto technology having more than 40,000 global machine installations.  In the UK, Citizen has more than 1,000 machines installed to claim market leadership in small mill/turn part machining for components up to 32 mm diameter.  In January 2011 Citizen acquired Miyano Machinery UK, formerly Macro Machine Tools.

Appointed 1994 

HEIDENHAIN GB - Burgess Hill, West Sussex. UK subsidiary of HEIDENHAIN GmbH, specialist in CNC control systems and digital readouts, world leader in rotary and linear encoder position devices, machine tool alignment checking equipment and probing devices. 

Appointed 1995 

Inca Geometric -  Chartham, Nr Canterbury, Kent.  A provider of comprehensive subcontract machining, measurement, test, assembly, retooling and re-engineering services incorporating extensive CNC and conventional production technologies such as horizontal and jig boring.  Inca serves the automotive, machine tool, power generation, leisure, oil and gas, agricultural, defence, pump and valve and general engineering sectors.  It also embraces machine tool build, test rig and press tools.

Appointed 2010

IOG - Milton Keynes. The Institute of Groundsmanship is the leading membership organisation representing grounds managers, groundsmen, grounds maintenance managers, greenkeepers and all others involved in the management of sports pitches, landscape and amenity facilities in the UK.

Appointed 2005

Miyano Machinery UK - Brierley Hill, West Midlands.  One of the UK's most productive machine tool and automation suppliers providing CNC fixed head turning centres under single cycle machining philosophies with capacities up to 64 mm bar size.  Machines include main and subspindle with three turrets also incorporating independent Y-axis travels.  A range of chucking lathes is also available with automatic load and unload. Miyano Machinery is incorporated into Citizen Machinery UK.

Appointed 2010

Mollart - Chessington, Surrey. Mollart Engineering has a sales turnover of £12.8 million and is the world leader in deep hole drilling technology and the production of holes from 0.5 mm dia x 50 mm deep to 80 mm dia x 3 m deep.  The company has three divisions:  machine tool development and build; tooling through the Botek and Ecoroll agencies and the wholly-owned Bencere product range.  It also has two subcontract machining facilities in Chessington and Resolven in south Wales where added value processes are provided to deep hole machining requirements.

Appointed 1997



Sumitomo Electric Hardmetal - Princes Risborough, Bucks.  UK subsidiary of Sumitomo Electric Hardmetal Corporation and a global supplier of specialist cutting tools in carbide, diamond and CBN.

Appointed November 2011



Starrag Group - The Starrag Group is a global technology leader in manufacturing high-precision machine tools for milling, turning, boring and grinding of small, medium-sized and larger workpieces of metallic and composite materials.  The products are marketed under these strategic brands: Berthiez, Bumotec, Dörries, Droop+Rein, Heckert, Scharmann, SIP, Starrag, TTL, WMW.

Appointed 2013


Vargus - Telford, Shropshire. Vargus Tooling UK is a service-orientated supplier of quality cutting tools for turning, milling, drilling, threading and grooving as well as high precision spindle nose tooling and tools for hand deburring. The company offers a range of products from some of the world’s most respected and recognised manufacturers - all experts in their fields: Vardex, Innotool, Kyocera, Johne & Co, Stock and Shaviv.

Appointed 2006  

Walter GB - Redditch, Worcestershire. World-leading tools and tooling systems for turning, milling, drilling and thread cutting within the collective brand expertise of Walter, Walter Titex and Walter Prototyp continually set new standards in machining.

Appointed 1998

WALTER EWAG UK - Kenilworth, Warwickshire. Tool grinding and tool inspection machines; the market-leading Walter Helitronic tool grinding machines and Helicheck tool inspection machines meet all budgets and all tool grinding/measurement demands.

Appointed 1998

T W Ward CNC Machinery ('Ward CNC'), is one of the UK's leading suppliers of CNC machine tools to a wide range of OEMs and sub-contract metalcutting companies across many engineering sectors.  The Ward group also supplies high-quality used machine tools, remanufactured and retrofitted CNC machine tools, as well as machine servicing and laser calibration. 

Appointed 1999 


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Appointed 2003

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Appointed 2012


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