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13 Apr 2016

New Investment In Cylindrical Grinding Capacity at Bodycote Newport

MACCLESFIELD (U.K.) — Bodycote, the world’s largest thermal processing services provider, is pleased to announce further investment in its surface technology facility in Newport, South Wales.

Due to the significant growth in demand driven by regional manufacturers and their markets, Bodycote has invested in additional machining capacity to support new and current customers. The new cylindrical grinding capacity represents part of Bodycote’s strategy to support specific customers’ needs and enhance the existing broad service offerings that are valued by its customers.

The additional capacity combines automated processing with pre-coating and secondary grinding capabilities. The integrated services at Newport enable manufacturers to shorten production cycles, reduce turnaround time and save costs by streamlining supply chains.

Bodycote Newport, an ISO, AS9100 and Nadcap accredited facility, offers thermal spray coating with extended precision CNC finishing and approved non-destructive testing (NDT) capabilities.

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About Bodycote

With more than 180 accredited facilities in 24 countries, Bodycote is the world’s largest provider of thermal processing services. Through heat treatment, metal joining, surface technology and Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP), Bodycote improves the properties of metals and alloys, extending the life of vital components for a wide range of industries, including aerospace, defense, automotive, power generation, oil & gas, construction, medical and transportation. Customers in all of these industries have entrusted their products to Bodycote’s care for more than 30 years. For more information, visit www.bodycote.com.

For further information, please contact: 

Nick King | UK Sales Manager – Surface Technology
Aerospace, Defense & Energy
Tel.: +44 7852437461
Email: nick.king@bodycote.com or customer.response@bodycote.com