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Innovate UK R&D Project SPLICE a great success.

Innovate UK R & D Project SPLICE a great success.   SPLICE –  Specialist Polymer Lightweight springs: Innovative processing using Conventional Equipment   About the project The SPLICE project set out to determine whether lightweight polymer springs could be manufactured using existing conventional processes used to manufacture steel springs. Researchers at WMG, part of the University of Warwick, […]

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Introducing US Sales Manager, Bill Howard

Force Technology is delighted to introduce its new Sales Manager for North America, Bill Howard. Bill is based in the Greater Milwaukee Area and has spent many years working in technical sales in the engine components sector, with particular experience of valve train. With a degree in Manufacturing Engineering, Bill is currently working towards an MBA […]

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Force Technology springs into action with a PhD project researching valve train optimisation

Force Technology has teamed up with Lancaster University’s “Centre for Global Eco-Innovation” to create an Engineering PhD project from September 2017. The industry led project, spread over 3 years is titled “Predictive Valve Spring Dynamics for Valve Train Optimisation”, and is focused on optimising engine valve train performance and emissions in engines, for use in motorsports, automotive, rail and […]

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Northern Automotive Alliance Networking Event: Force Technology, 14 June 2017

NAA members were able to hear how Force Technology has grown from a start-up to a supplier of springs to some of the world’s largest automotive and transportation equipment companies … Steve Williams, Managing Director of Force Technology, described how the company  – which designs and manufactures high precision, high duty springs – has gone […]

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Force Technology succeed in ISO/TS 16949 Automotive Quality Systems Audit

Following a rigorous Stage 2 assessment for ISO/TS 16949:2009 in May 2017, a positive recommendation for certification has been achieved. The application is now undergoing an impartial review by the British Standards Institute’s (BSI) Certificate Review team who will make the certification decision. Following a positive decision, certification will be issued shortly. Steve Williams Managing […]

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Developments in FEA result in increased Fatigue Life for high dynamic springs

Force Technology has made major strides forward in developing its manufacturing and analytical processes to ensure consistency of high performance valve and fuel injection springs. Using a combination of scanning technology and finite element analysis (FEA) the company can now review the stress profiles of actual parts ensuring optimum fatigue life. This applies to Beehive shaped Valve Springs […]

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Force Technology’s investors announce further investments of £100m

The investment fund that is a current investor in Force Technology has recently announced that an additional £100m will be made available over the coming years. The fund specifically invests in local companies with high growth potential and innovative, leading edge, technologies. The aim is to increase skilled employment within the local region and for […]

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Force Technology Shortlisted for “Made in the North West” Export Award

Force Technology is delighted to have been shortlisted for Insider’s prestigious Made in the North West Awards. The company entered the Export Award after generating considerable growth of new export business in its first two years of trading.  Specialised precision spring components are exported to countries globally including Germany, United States, Finland and South Korea. A panel of industry judges voted […]

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Force Technology makes a major stride toward ISO TS 16949 approval

Force Technology are working towards approval of the rigorous ISO TS 16949 Automotive Quality Standard. In March 2017, Force Technology successfully completed their Stage 1 Assessment for ISO TS 16949 with auditors BSI, the British Standards Institute. The company is now preparing for its Stage 2 Assessment for May 2017. Once the Stage 2 Audit is […]

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Force Technology now Offering Printed Identification on Springs

Force Technology have invested in the latest digital ink printing technology to part mark springs. The ink printing offers a very durable finish, in various colours, and is ideal where customers require thorough traceability of the product. Applications include engine valve and fuel injection springs. A major advantage with the printing technique is the high […]

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