Expert Metal Component Manufacture, from Busbars to Motor Laminations.
Established for over 50 years, we cover all of your manufacturing needs from prototype manufacture through to volume production via multiple manufacturing methods including Wire Erosion, Laser Cutting, Presswork & Tooling, Assembly and Electroplating. We offer added value through technical engagement and the development of innovative manufacturing solutions.
Our focus on product quality, customer service and innovation are the reasons companies such as Schneider Electric, Honeywell, Rolls Royce and GE Renewables have worked with us for over 40 years.
We specialise in busbars and motor laminations for Electric Vehicles. Based in Hythe, Kent, we offer UK and International supply.
Optimising customer solutions with multiple manufacturing services.
Ongoing investment in state-of-the-art technology has helped us find success in new markets, including emerging sectors such as electric vehicles, PEMD and renewable energy, where we are now working with major manufacturers and institutions worldwide. As well as investments into new plant and equipment – such as our new Bruderer Press, Trumph Laser, Trimos height gauge and InspectVision Planer already in 2021, we also invest heavily in research projects to ensure we remain at the forefront of new technologies. Experts at manufacturing Motor Laminations, Busbars and Laser Cutting Copper.
As a business, we focus on offering added value at all times.
From technical input to sourcing, we believe that engaging with our customers to understand their needs allows us to go above and beyond, exceeding expectations.
A selection of our Case Studies show examples of our ‘Added value’ offerings.
At H V Wooding we are privileged to have a team of highly skilled operators, technical specialists and professionally qualified engineers supporting our senior team.
H V Wooding Stats
Investment in past 3 years – +£3m
Accreditations – ISO9002 (1991), ISO19001/2000 (2003), ISO14001 (2013), OHSAS 18001 (2013)
Turnover – 17/18 £9.9m, 18/19 £9.7m, 19/20 £10m, projected 20/21 £11.0M
No of employees – 86
Delivery Performance August 2021 – 98.4%
Latest case studies:
Science & Research - CERN
A twin-aperture, 10 m long, prototype magnet was designed by CERN to gain experience in the construction of full scale twin-aperture Dipole Magnets. HV Wooding were given the task to produce the Twin-aperture Dipole magnet Laminations. Click to read a Case study demonstrating our ongoing work with CERN on the Large Hadron Collider - and the positive impact from our input.
Strategic outsourcing partner
A leading international manufacturer of electrical accessories were producing all components in house. In order to focus on core activities and increase profitability, they needed a strategic outsourcing partner that they could trust. After a detailed evaluation, they decided to outsource all presswork components to HV Wooding.
Looking to reduce the cost of manufacture
UK Atomic Energy Authority is a UK government research organisation responsible for the development of nuclear fusion power. Requirement to manufacture Busbars for MAST upgrade.
Next generation of Tidal Turbines
A Global manufacture in the “Renewables Sector” are developing the next generation of Tidal Turbines. In order to optimise engineering performance they needed a partner to help facilitate both the design and manufacturing solution of “Laminate Sections” for the Permanent Magnet Generator.
Next Generation of Offshore Wind Turbines
A worldwide manufacturer of Wind Turbines, developing the Generator Busbars for the next generation of offshore 7MW machines.
Our latest articles and news
New Investment into Trumpf TruLaser 3030
H V Wooding are pleased to announce our investment into a new Trumpf TruLaser 3030 Laser cutting machine. This investment allows us to further enhance our already extensive Busbar and Lamination production capabilities, increasing our capacity and speed of operations.
Electric Vehicle boost for HVW
Having been given a glimpse of a potential future should we make the switch to Electric Vehicles - with less air pollution and improved air quality being documented during the COVID-19 lockdown - more buyers are realising the benefits of moving away from petrol and diesel cars.
High speed Bruderer press investment delivers major reshoring contract
Investment in a refurbished precision high-speed press is helping H V Wooding deliver a significant aerospace contract that has been re-shored from Spain. We have invested over £120,000 into new tooling and the installation of a Bruderer BSTA 25H to produce more than 28 million precision parts every year.