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Jetway Dog Box

We were asked to make a secure box to fit to the back of a Hilux truck adequate to house two dogs. This was a unique challenge for us, as we only had a concept to work with. After several consultations we come up with a design that is both secure, safe for the animals

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Transverse Brackets – London Underground

Jetway is pleased to confirm that, against tough competition, it has been awarded a four year contract by Tube Lines to produce Transverse Damper Bracket Assemblies. As part of a major London Underground upgrade these Assemblies will be produced specifically for the Piccadilly Line. The awarding of the contract by Tube Lines ltd builds on

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Work on the Church Bells

Jetway are pleased to have been involved in the recent safety upgrade to the bells housed within Colerne’s historic St John the Baptists Church tower. MD Peter Bambrough said “we love projects like this as it demonstrates the ingenuity of bye gone engineers and gives our youngsters an insight into how they worked without today’s

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New Bridgeport VMC 600 /22 YOM Installation

Jetway have recently added this new Bridgeport to their shop floor. The system has already improved our on going capacity and our ability to provide services to a range of business sectors. The specification includes-: X Axis 600mm Y Axis 410mm Z Axis 520mm Rapid Feed Rates 40m/min X& Y , 20M/min Z Spindle Taper

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MItutoyo

New M443 Co-Ordinate Measuring Machine Installation

In January this year Jetway installed a new Mitutoyo Crysta Plus M443 co-ordinate measuring machine.  With an already established inspection department adhering to our ISO9001 quality standards this new CMM, installed with a Renishaw probe, takes our inspection facility to a new level and provides our clients more information and reporting on produced parts accuracy.

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Doosan

New Doosan Installation

New Lynx 220LMSA installed with sub spindle & Bar Feed: 51mm Maximum Bar Diameter 8” Chuck. Maximum turning Diameter 320mm, Maximum Workpiece length 305mm. In January this year Jetway installed another new Doosan Lynx. The new 220LMSA comes as a sub spindle and is a fast, accurate and highly productive lathe with milling capability. This

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apprenticeships

Apprentice Programme

Jetway is backing the Apprenticeships Good for our Business Scheme. Jetway has a long tradition of assisting local schools and colleges by offering work experience placements for pupils who may be considering a carrier in the manufacturing sector. We also offer apprenticeship opportunity’s to local youngsters as a means of ensuring the company’s skills base,

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Lynx 220 Center

Our new Lynx 220 Compact Turning Center is now delivering quality and benefit to our clients. Installed in late 2010 our staff have now been fully trained in all operational aspects of the Lynx. Having been through a fairly lengthy learning curve, Jetway are now providing large volumes/batches parts with the new Lynx and demonstrating

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