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Special Purpose Machinery

The TF special purpose machinery division works with manufacturers on small to medium sized automation projects, from bench-top checking/gauging fixtures to multiple 6 Axis robotic pick & place systems. Over the years, we have developed particular expertise working with plastic components including assembly, machining and finishing. In-mould labelling (IML) is a particular strength plus we also have over 30 years’ design expertise in leak testing machines.

All aspects to deliver a special purpose machinery project are carried out in-house, including concept design, 3D CAD in Solidworks, CNC machining, manufacturing (mechanical, electrical and programming), testing and commissioning, with all materials and components meeting  strict quality standards. Our strength is in our ability to assess and understand the needs of each project as well as client expectations, focusing on designing special purpose machinery  that transform ideas into reality resulting in improved production efficiency. Our team of innovative Engineers is passionate about delivering the optimum solution and will work with you to understand your specific requirements.

We work very closely with the automotive industry, which demands very high standards not only in terms of machine quality, but also in delivering on time. We have numerous clients whom we have worked with for many years, having built up their trust and our reputation to ensure the right solution every time. We undertake projects with pneumatic applications using FESTO pneumatic components, unless otherwise specified and are the only Technical Distributor and Automation Partner of  Pneumatic & mechanical components manufacturer in West Yorkshire.

Areas of Expertise

Our areas of expertise are as diverse as the industries we support! From robotics and linear feed to in-mould labeling and leak testing, all machinery is built in house to clients exacting requirements focusing on enhanced productivity and continuous improvement. Click on the links below to find out more about our individual areas of expertise. The details below are not exhaustive, so if you have a particular project you would like to discuss please contact us.