HV Wooding is increasingly partnering with customers to conduct additional operations, provide complete kits or supply sub assemblies direct to line or to the customer’s warehouse.
Our advanced sub assembly facility allows our customers to outsource thhttoe assembly at low risk, and focus on their core business activities, secure in the knowledge that we will provide them with a fast, cost-effective service. Reducing inventories, part numbers and supply base saves time and effort and can also result in significant cost savings.
Our full range of sub assembly services comprises:
Mechanical Sub Assembly
- Resistance welding
- Capacity discharge welding
- Tapping and screw insertion
- Rotary table and manual assembly
- Motor lamination assemblies & specialising in aerospace and motorsport markets
General Sub Assembly
- Cross material type assembly & metal and plastic components
- Pressed and machined components
- Finished products
- Direct to warehouse & including part marking, bar-coding and packaging to customer requirements
Busbar Sub Assembly
- Pemming & insertion of studs, nuts, helicoils etc
- Sleeving & insulation materials
- Earth bar assemblies
- Pre-packaged kits direct to line side/warehouse
- Multi type busbar assemblies
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.
Ventilator Challenge UK
British engineering firms were called on to switch to making medical ventilators as concern grew about the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. This follows an appeal by Boris Johnson, who held an emergency conference appealing for an urgent effort to address the national shortage.
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.
High Volume of Metal Stampings and Busbars
A leading Global manufacturer of Electrical Automation and Control Solutions have a high volume of Metal Stampings and Busbars used within their product groups. These include regular repeat items and also spot ordered parts that are delivered to multiple locations.
“Hybrid Drivetrain” for Motorsport and Transportation applications
A Global manufacturer of “Hybrid Drivetrain” for Motorsport and Transportation applications. A key market for flywheel energy storage technology is the public transport sector. This technology can save fuel and reduce green house gas emissions by up to 30% in a city bus for example.
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.
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