Amies first foray into the automotive world sees us making exterior weather seals for the new facelifted Mini Clubman and Countryman. These hugely complex and incredibly cosmetically critical parts, are made via the 2nd-shot over-mould process. This requires that we first make a number of skeletal PC/ABS substrate components which are then loaded into [...]
Terry Millward has been the works manager since joining W.E. Amies & Co Ltd in 2008. Terry has now been promoted to "Works Director" from 25th April 2017. We would like to congratulate Terry and look forward to him working at Amies for many more years.
Simon Stewart-Smith joined Amies Plastics on the 3rd October 2016 as the new Technical Manager. Simon previously had a varied career working in the automotive and toolmaking sector. We would like to welcome Simon to Amies and look forward to him joining our team.
We are pleased to announce that W.E. Amies & Co. Limited have a new member of the team. Ian Fletcher joined Amies Plastics on the 13th June 2016 as our new Quality Engineer. We would like to give Ian a warm welcome to our team and we look forward to him working [...]
Amies have taken delivery of a brand new van which enables us to deliver our components to local customers, enhancing the personal service our clients have come to expect.
Here at Amies we decided to have a new extension built alongside the existing building to provide more scope for additional projects. Construction of our new factory extension has now been completed. Initially this will provide additional storage space with the option of extra manufacturing space as and when needed. [...]
Amies commissions InTouch Production Monitoring system http://www.intouchmonitoring.com/ to streamline our planning and programming of work and allow remote monitoring of every press. At-press direct input of quality patrol data is already saving paperwork while maintaining secure and comprehensive production and quality records to support our customers.
Amies commissions new ISO14644 class 7 (10,000) cleanroom from Lancashire based company Connect 2 Cleanrooms This will be used initially to manufacture components for our medical customers, including one we have supplied for many years with high precision, safety critical parts. All parts will be quality managed to EN13485; and the modular structure [...]
Mick Umney joins Amies Plastics Quality Management Team as Quality Inspector. Mick’s technical background was IT so this has helped him to quickly get up to speed and contribute to the team.