Facilities
Located in rural Leicestershire, our state of the art facilities are the result of continual reinvestment and evolution of the business. Over approximately 15,000 sq ft, with full temperature control through all the manufacturing stages, this comprises:-

  • Design Office: Where our composite and machining managers are always on hand to discuss your requirements and offer support based on their vast experience.
  • Storage: Walk-in freezer maintained at -18C for the storage of 'lifed' pre-pregs and adhesives, separate mould storage and extensive stocks of Nomex and Aluminium honeycomb materials.
  • Machine Shop: Including 5 axis full flow, 3+2 and 3 axis machines
  • Composite Shop: Two dedicated clean rooms, vacuum lines to each workstation.
  • Autoclaves & Ovens: 2 autoclaves with capabilities of 250C and 7 bar pressure along with 3 ovens with capability of 250C
  • Wet Lay Composite Shop: Extensive GRP capabilities. Wet laminated moulds, and components in glass and carbon as well as epoxy and crysallic.
  • Trimming Shop: Resources to trim and fit components; from body panels through to structural items. Fully dust extracted and comprehensively equipped with full hand trimming tools, air tools and abrasives.
  • Fitting and Assembly Shop: Clean, temperature controlled area for bonding of structural parts along with final inspection area.
  • Quality Control: With software that allows us to trace materials from start to finish, along with bar coding of finished articles as required. We are also able to provide full QA reporting with our mobile CMM arm and grade A' tables as specified.
 

4 Hickling Lane
Long Clawson
Melton Mowbray
Leicestershire
LE14 4NW
England, United Kingdom

E-mail: info@kscomposites.com
Telephone: 01664 823111
Fax: 01664 823566