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PMS Diecasting Ltd hosted the Yorkshire Bank event YB There on 26th March 2014.   Around 40 people attended the event which introduced Company structure and philosophy, diecasting, 3D laser scanning, reverse engineering and GoTools (precision toolmaking) Johnathan Rigby demonstrating 3D Laser Scanner on the CMM Christian Panter and Reverse Engineering Calvin Higginbottom with a tour of diecasting Andrew Millard showing off his tool...

PMS Diecasting are delighted to have won the Cast Metal Federation's Company of the Year Award on November 21st at the Annual Dinner. PMS Diecasting Wins UK Company of the Year in the Cast Metals Industry Awards 2013 Progressive, employee owned and highly successful, PMS Diecasting has won Company of the Year 2013 in the UK Cast Metals Industry awards. A zinc foundry producing a wide range...

See the new PMS Factory of the future.  All our Frech machines are equipped with ABB 6 axis robots and work continously around the clock manufacturing over 43 million castings per year from our UK zinc diecasting foundry. ...

At PMS Diecasting in Rotherham, UK, products are inspected by non-contact, 3D laser scanning to an accuracy of 2.5 microns, mirroring the precision of touch probing. It has been made possible by the deployment of an LC15Dx laser scanner on an LK ceramic bridge co-ordinate measuring machine supplied by Nikon Metrology. The combination has proved to be the answer to...

Dorota Kuptel of PMS Diecasting Ltd produced our first casting in the new factory of the future at Unit 10 Braithwell Way.  The machine was disconnected from Unit 11 on Monday 5th August and on Wednesday 7th August the machine was up and running producing quality product. [caption id="attachment_902" align="alignnone" width="605" caption="Dorota with our first casting in the new factory"][/caption] The pushbutton...

Gripple are hosting an Employee Ownership event at their prestigious Old West Gun Works Factory in Sheffield on 4th July. Over 20 employee owned companies are exhibiting so visitors can see the various ways in which employee ownership can be introduced.   GRIPPLE INVITES EMPLOYEE OWNERSHIP LEARNERS AS STAFF ENJOY A FREE ICE CREAM July 4th may be Independence Day in the US,...

With the new factory move only weeks away PMS Diecasting decided to have warehouse party and hog roast and even managed to secure some nice English weather. [caption id="attachment_861" align="alignnone" width="600" caption="PMS girls getting the party going"][/caption]   [caption id="attachment_866" align="alignnone" width="600" caption="In fact Dave's shirt was perfect the new colour scheme"][/caption]   [caption id="attachment_868" align="alignnone" width="600" caption="Ahhh..Ronald and family - not looking too Goth!"][/caption]   [caption...

PMS Diecasting Ltd has a vacancy for a CAD / CAM operator and toolmaker.   Due to the continuous introduction of new products and tooling improvements PMS requires additional tooling expertise. Situated at Hellaby, Rotherham in our new Factory of the Future the successful candidates will have use of all the very latest CNC machine tool technology with the support of a 5 micron...

Taking the tension out of supply A Kanban-style online supplier stock system is helping one diecasting company to keep a grip on its stock control of components for a leading customer, helping them to effectively manage their transport and production schedules. PMS Diecasting prides itself on what it describes as ‘fluid thinking’ and the Kanban system used to monitor its production supply...

PMS Diecasting has a vacancy for a 3D Laser Scanner Technician. POSITION FILLED - FEB 2013 Using the latest Nikon scanning equipment PMS can now verify products and tooling parts to an accuracy of 5.5 microns.    Job Description 3D Laser Scanning Operator Comparing scanned data from a Nikon laser scanner on a CMM table to a nominal CAD model Selecting tolerances from the drawing to generate...