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Boneham and Turner celebrating 100 years of Innovation

boneham and turner 100 years

Boneham and Turner is a leading manufacturer and supplier of standard and special engineering components to the UK, Europe and USA. Its brand’s reputation for quality and excellence has been the central factor behind the company’s success since it was established 100 years ago in 1918. Today, as always, an emphasis on precision and quality allows the company to be at the forefront across a wide variety of markets, including aerospace, automotive, motorsport, power generation, defence, machine building and precision engineering. Specialising in drill bushes, dowel pins, locating parts, shims and hydraulic sealing plugs, Boneham also represents a wider range of components. Overseas, the company has become well known and its products are being used in most, if not all Continents of the World. A commitment to providing quality solutions, supported by a service that is second to none, is a philosophy that has long been associated with the Boneham family, who still own and manage the organisation. Celebrating its centenary this year, Boneham and Turner certainly cannot be accused of resting on its laurels. The company maintains its forward momentum by investing in its manufacturing capabilities as well as product ranges that are designed to help customers at the leading edge of their industrial and technological sectors.

boneham & turner at work

With strong growth of 40 per cent over the past few years, and a notable 22 per cent increase in business in 2018, the company has recently invested significantly in a number of key areas. New machine tools worth over £700,000 have been installed and a mezzanine floor has been constructed to increase the stores capacity by 40 per cent. The business is well on the way to securing AS9100 accreditation, that will open new doors and assist in driving the company forward with its devotion to quality, efficiency and productivity. A new SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is about to be launched to dramatically improve company processes and supporting the exceptional service offered to customers. Overseas, a full production line is being installed at its facility in the USA, aiming to achieve a oneweek premium delivery. Staff are continuingly reinventing key products and developing new solutions to accompany them in innovative industries, such as composites. Composite fixing and alignment solutions from Boneham have been developed to accompany other stock products used in the design and build of mould tools. During the composite mould process, alignment and fastening solutions are required to achieve the correct positioning and clamping down of the mould. Here, its range of knurled mould clamps, short mould clamp bushes, slotted mould bushes, Nylon dowel pins, blind and soft Polygrip GS bushes are helping increase efficiencies for businesses aiming to get the most from lightweight high performance composite materials.

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