Industry specialists attending the trade days of the Farnborough International Airshow this year on 12th, 13th or 14th July can take advantage of a VIP service being offered by carbide rotary cutting tool manufacturer, KYOCERA SGS. Each morning, the Wokingham company is offering a free, secure parking space, a free ticket to the show, breakfast, a brief demonstration of its cutting tools and a transfer straight to the exhibition entrance, just 12 miles away.

Times are 9.30 am arrival at KYOCERA SGS and 11.00 am departure for the show. Return transfer will be from main gate B at 4.30 pm each day. Anyone interested in participating should telephone Jose Ucar on 07825 179575, email: or register online at  visitors-farnborough/ before the end of June so that preparations can be made.

The offer will be of interest mainly to manufacturers in the aerospace supply chain intending to visit tooling, engineering software and machine tool companies participating at this year’s show. They include KYOCERA SGS themselves in hall 1, stand B140, Grob, CG Tech, Breton, Makino, Mandelli, MCM, Okuma, Starrag, and Geo Kingsbury, the UK agent for Burkhardt + Weber, F Zimmermann, Hermle, SHW and Waldrich Coburg.

Representatives from the UK subsidiary of German machining centre manufacturer, Grob, will be present at the breakfast meetings. The company’sG350 universal 5-axis machine in the Wokingham showroom will demonstrate the capabilities of the latest KYOCERA SGS tooling. Attending also will be representatives from tool holding solution companies, Showa and MST, CADCAM software provider, Edgecam, Vericut software company, CG Tech and NC part program specialist, LMg Solutions.

SGS IMG_0781

A particular highlight will be the Z5 HPR range of high performance, solid carbide end mill roughers. KYOCERA SGS has recently introduced a Tool4Life service whereby it offers to regrind and recoat tools of 10 mm diameter and larger free of charge, provided that they are not irreparably damaged. Alternatively, to ensure continuity of production at a customer’s factory, a replacement milling cutter can be exchanged for a worn tool within 24 hours.














KYOCERA SGS Precision Tools Ltd, 10 Ashville Way, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG41 2PL, UK.

Tel: +44 (0)1189 795200. Fax: +44 (0)1189 795295.

Contact: Jose Luis Ucar,

EU Marketing & Business Development.

Email: Web: