Birmingham Machine Tool Services
Market leaders for quality machine tool services
Birmingham Machine Tool Services are a Made in the Midlands Bronze Member
Birmingham Machine Tool Services Ltd was established in 1978 by the current directors Pepe Marchena and Jim Harris who had the foresight to see a need in the market for a quality machine tool services company that would offer the very best “service to industry”.
With the addition of grinding services shortly after the company began to establish itself a reputation as the company to go to for all machine tool and grinding requirements. And from those early days has gone from strength to strength to become what it is today, one of the true market leaders in its field.
We provide a full turnkey package to most blue chip manufacturers and have a very discerning clientele register. Including a vast number of smaller companies who contribute so much to British industry.
The condition of any machine tool slideways are probably the most important factor affecting its accuracy. Worn slideways always leads to reduced precision in anything produced. Slideway grinding can bring any machine tool back to OEM specification or better.
We specialise in slideways grinding. Our grinding technicians have the expertise and experience in grinding flat, vee, square edged and trapezoidal slideways to a high level of flatness, straightness, parallelism and angularity.(.005mm over any 300mm length, 0.0002″ over any 12″) on calibrated machinery.
We can grind large surface areas, angles, vees, square edges and more configurations to a high level of accuracy. Regularly achieving tolerances on flatness, straightness, parallelism and angularity down to 0.005mm over any 300mm length (0.0002″ over any 12″). Also grinding dimensions to high levels of accuracy. We can do this as we keep our machinery calibrated to the highest possible standards and have the expertise and experience in our grinding team.
We have the expertise to complete any rebuilding program to OEM, British and ISO standards. Our fully trained and qualified machine tool engineers work closely together to complete your rebuild project on time, in budget and to a high standard of workmanship. Each engineer taking pride in their work.
Your rebuilding program takes place at our comprehensively equipped workshops allowing us to keep close control of it and maintain a high level of quality management throughout. Any grinding requirements are carried out in-house to. Again allowing close control of quality management.
An essential cost effective service for upgrading your existing NC or CNC machine tool to the latest ‘state of the art’ technology. All our retrofits are complete, where every machine is rewired and all electrical components are replaced. We provide comprehensive documentation including electrical schematics, ladder diagrams, macro and parameter listings, giving you a machine tool you can rely on and guaranteed, with a control system of your choice.
Retrofitting, re-manufacturing and rebuilding can provide the answer to your manufacturing needs at a fraction of the cost to replace with a new machine tool. Re-engineering your machine tools will greatly assist you meet the demands of higher productivity by improving quality and performance.