The Aerospace industry is driving a growing demand for precision machining of hard metals. It is well known across the industry that hard metals, such as Titanium, pose many physical machining challenges and at the same time there is a need to reduce cycle times.

ADS invite you to an industry briefing that will focus on "Optimising Hard Metal Machining for the Aerospace Industry". The briefing will be presented by Simon Dutton, Strategic Development Manager, Aerospace, Powergen, Defence and Space (ADPS), a Machining specialist at Kingsbury who provide precision machining solutions across the UK and Ireland.


15:00 Coffee and Networking

15:30 Welcome - Leslie Orr, ADS NI

          Introduction - Martin Blakely, Business Development Manager, Kingsbury Ireland

          Optimising Hard Metal Machining - Simon Dutton, Strategic Development Manager, Kingsbury

          Q&A Discussion

16:30 Discussion and Networking

17:00 Event Close

All ADS Members are welcome to register to attend and there will be plenty of time to network with other members and industry representatives and hear about their experiences and challenges when it comes to tackling hard metal machining. 



For over 60 years, Kingsbury has been supplying the finest German built Machine Tools to many facets of Industry. We have assembled a first-class technical team that have been trained to the highest standards.

The provision of excellent service is the cornerstone of our organisation. We offer a wide range of equipment from eight leading manufacturers, backed up by an applications and service team that is second to none.

We represent the following list of Principles: Index Traub-Turning Machines, Hermie-Vertical Milling Machines, Haas Schiefmaschinen- Multi-axis Grinding Centres, Burkhardt and Weber- Horizontal Machining Centres, SHW-Travelling Column and Universal Machining Centres, Waldrich Coburg-Large Gantry Type Milling and Grinding Machines as well as Vertical Turning Centres and Zimmermann- Portal Milling Machines.