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BBC News Article – Force Technology on Brexit

Steve Williams MD of Force Technology was recently on BBC News discussing the recent Brexit situation. Steve commented “To introduce any form of barrier will make things very difficult for us as a business, and for the Automotive Industry in general” See the video on the BBC Website here

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NAA Newsletter Comments on Brexit, the Election and Uncertainty…

Northern Automotive Alliance Newsletter June 2017: The Brexit vote and the election have so far given us uncertainty, and a headline message from last week’s SMMT Open Forum is that we’re entering a ‘decade of disruption’. Read on to find out how the Northern Automotive Alliance can help you chart your way through all of […]

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Advanced Side Load (Non Axial) Testing Now Available

Force Technology have just received delivery of their latest investment, a 20,000N Load Tester that has the capability for non-axial force measurement. As well as being able to measure loads along the centre-line of the spring, we can now also measure non-axial or side loading forces. Typically these forces can be between 5% and 20% […]

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Force Technology Supplies Hairpin Valve Springs for Maserati 250F V12 Formula 1 Car

In 1957 Fangio won the World Championship in the illustrious and beautiful Maserati 250F Formula 1 car. Towards the end of that year Maserati introduced the new 2.5L v12 engine for the 250F. This engine had its debut at the Italian Grand Prix at Monza. There were only 3 ever produced, as later that year […]

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Force Technology Celebrates One Year in Business by Enhancing its Expert Team

Force Technology celebrated its first anniversary in July, whilst expanding its highly experienced management team. The addition of four highly experienced industry professionals strengthen the company’s position as a Technical Leader. Most of the team have now worked together for over 20 years. BRIAN McCABE (centre) is Sales Engineering Manager. He has over 30 years […]

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Experts in Maximising Surface Compressive Residual Stress

Force Technology has invested in a complete range of the latest shot peening equipment. The company now covers shot sizes from 0.35mm to 0.60mm using the best pre-conditioned cut wire shot available. Glass beading is also available in the smaller sizes extending the range down to 0.15mm bead size. This allows the company to shot […]

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Force Technology Exhibiting at Automechanika, UK – Stand 10G10

Force Technology is exhibiting in partnership with the Northern Automotive Alliance (NAA) at the Automechanika show at the NEC in Birmingham UK, from Tuesday 7 June to Thursday 9 June 2016. Stuart Buck, Sales Manager and Steve Williams, Managing Director are pleased to invite you to visit our stand, 10G10 and we very much look forward to meeting you […]

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Investment in Scanning Electron Microscope

The team at Force Technology has re-established its reputation for a leading-edge scientific approach to spring and force technologies by investment in advanced laboratory equipment including a Scanning Electron Microscope. The new S360 SEM is capable of magnification greater than 10,000 times and is ideal for establishing root cause of failure in fracture investigations. Establishing […]

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Addition of “World’s Best” Coiling Machine – Wafios FUL56

Force Technology has recently taken delivery of one of the world’s most sophisticated spring coiling machines. The advanced Wafios FUL56 is ideal for the manufacture of precision and high duty compression springs, particularly engine valve springs and fuel injection springs. New generation technologies include: iQbestspeed for calculating the ideal cycle speed of operation iQcontrol uses […]

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Four Highly Respected Industry Professionals Join the Team

Force Technology’s team, headed up by directors Steve Williams and Simon Lonsdale, has recently been extended by the addition of four new industry professionals with over 70 years of combined experience in the high precision spring industry. All are well known and highly respected in their fields. STUART BUCK has joined the company as Sales […]

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