Automechanika 2016 – Tappex Group of Co’s.

Thanks to those visitors who stopped by the Tappex Group stand ‘9A56’ at last week’s International Trade show, NEC, Birmingham. You came, you saw, you received demonstrations & applications advice on the great range of Threaded Inserts for Plastics,  Metals &  Composite materials  that Tappex has to offer.

Further, we presented  a group subsidiary company: Pressavon Ltd – manufacturer of Progression tooled bespoke brackets & metal stampings for the Automotive, OEM & Brown-goods industries. 

We shall be following up on all new inquiries from the show this week.

Macmillan Nurses – Golf Challenge!

In support of the excellent work undertaken by Macmillan nurses across the the UK, Andy Wherton (Tappex Group Quality Manager) & friends undertook to play 4 consecutive rounds of golf over last weekend at their local course in the West Midlands, sponsored by friends & colleagues alike. They are in the process of raising £100’s of vital funds to ensure the continued support of Macmillan nurses – a few aching backs this morning, but a great effort, well done.

Pressavon Ltd – Pressing ahead with growth and sustainability

Pressavon Ltd, part of the Tappex group of companies have now moved into their own purpose built 9000 square foot facility, located at the rear of Tappex Thread Inserts’ building on Masons Road, Stratford-Upon-Avon.

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The decision to build a purpose built factory was made in 2014 and demonstrates Tappex group’s commitment to the long standing subsidiary company, Pressavon Ltd.

Pressavon was established in 1953 and it manufactures bespoke metal, progression-tooled bracketry and stampings, primarily for the OEM, automotive & brown goods industries. Our specialty lies in the manufacture of complex metal bracketry in mild steel, stainless steel, high tensile steel, copper or aluminium, with capability to perform secondary op’s including robot welding, Mig & Tig welding, riveting, in-tool thread forming and mechanical sub-assembly.

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The new facility contains a range of 8 presses from 25 to 215 tonnes.

Whilst investing in the building Tappex Group also installed environmentally friendly solar panels and a bio-mass heating system. The solar panels can produce approx. 50Kw/hr of electricity and this is primarily used to power the presses.

The three newly installed bio-mass heaters offer a sustainable heating solution for both the Pressavon & Tappex factories.

 

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For more information on our products or services, please either…

visit our website     http://www.pressavon.co.uk

give us a call on     +44 (0) 1789 206610

Or drop us an email    sales@pressavon.co.uk

Tappex Thread Inserts and the PPME Exhibition

 

Tappex are pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the PPME Exhibition (Plastics, Prototyping and Metals Exhibition) being held at the Concorde Centre, Manchester Airport on the 21st April 2016.

The exhibition will be open between 8:30am and 2:30pm.

 

The Tappex sales engineers will be on hand to offer technical advice and support for your current, or upcoming applications involving thread inserts for plastics, metals, wood or composite materials.

 

Tappex are a proud UK manufacturer who have specialised in the field of Threaded Inserts for nearly 60 years. Our product range includes mould-in, hot or cold pressed, self-tapping and ultrasonically installed inserts, manufactured from Brass, Eco-brass (lead free), case hardened steel or stainless steel (303/316 grades).

 

To find out more about the exhibition please click here

Entry is by Pre-registration only, so click here to register for free entry, VIP Visitor badge, free parking, free bacon roll and drink on arrival. Registration also includes an exclusive tour of the iconic Concorde aircraft.

 

 

The Tappex Group’s Website’s and Email Servers are back on-line!

We’re pleased to report that all of the Tappex Group’s websites & Email servers are back up and running with full functionality.

Please feel free to take browse using the links below…

Tappex Thread Inserts

Tappex US Site

Pressavon

Apologies for any inconvenience caused by our recent IT issues.

If you’d like any further technical advice or assistance please get i n touch by email : sales@tappex.co.uk or give us a call on +44 (0) 1789 206 600.

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Tappex continues to build for the future.

Construction of a new factory  Summer 2015 / Winter 2016 (re-located to the main Tappex-parent company site, also Masons Road, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warks, UK:

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Photo North side construction (2) Early-Winter 2015/16

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New Pressavon Bldg finished Winter2016 Late Winter 2016 – ‘fully operation with customer product going out of-the-door.

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Pressavon website (new) – due for release in Spring 2017…www.pressavon.co.uk

Northern Manufacturing Exhibition 30th September & 1st October 2015

The Tappex Group of Companies, incorporating Tappex Thread Inserts and Pressavon are pleased to confirm that we’ll be exhibiting at the Northern Manufacturing & Electronics Exhibition.

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The exhibition is to be held on the 31st September & 1st October 2105 at Manchester’s Event City, and tickets are free when you pre-register by clicking here…

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Tappex, the Uk’s leading manufacturer of threaded inserts for plastics, composites, metals and woods have specialised in thread insert fasteners since 1956. Our knowledgeable sales engineers will be on hand to answer any queries you might have about about selecting the right insert for your application, to discuss your latest projects involving inserts and to demonstrate our range of installation tooling, including the Flexi-Arm pneumatic screwdriver, heat inserter machine and hand tools. We have some useful videos of our installation tooling on our You-tube channel, but why not come and try the tools out for yourselves.

Pressavon are a first and second tier supplier of bespoke progression tooled bracketry, primarily to the automotive industry and based in Stratford-Upon-Avon for more than 50 years.

Our Pressavon engineers will be available to discuss our range of products and services including bespoke progression Tooled Bracketry, second operation welding and sub-assembly and our speciality – fluid pipe bracketry for automotive applications .

We look forward to seeing you there. 

In the meantime, if you have any more urgent requirements, give us a call on 01789 206 600 or email us sales@tappex.co.uk