FABRICATION


Large Diameter CNC Lathe
FABRICATION

Pipex px® have the most advanced machinery for thermoplastic and composite manufacturing in the UK within our fabrication facility.

With a longstanding reputation for innovation, we are able to supply the most innovative solutions to our customers. Along with our standard pre-fabricated product range, we are able to develop and produce custom made machinery, enabling us to manufacture virtually anything from thermoplastic and composite materials. Our unique capabilities enable us to produce bespoke products to any size or configuration required and we can offer cost effective solutions.

We also have large structure and heavy lift capabilities and are able to deliver prefabricated structures, flat packed or ready assembled.

Pipex px® spearhead innovation in our industry and we are continually evolving our thermoplastic and composite products to ensure we have the capability to offer the full concept to market solution. Our comprehensive R&D procedure, utilising our unique design and manufacturing capabilities, enables us to offer a complete Research & Development service.

Pipex px® Machines include:                                                                 

5 Axis CNC Machines

Compression Moulding

CNC Lathe & CNC Mill

3 Axis CNC Machines

Resin Transfer Moulding

CNC Routers- 2D & 3D

Machining Capabilities

ASME X Capabilities

Thermoplastic Rib & Tank

Welding Machines

CNC Glass/Gasket Cutting

Laser Drilling

Bonding Press

Industrial Curing Oven

Lathes

Spray Booth

Spark Erosion Capabilities

Pipe Butt Welding Machines

25-800mm diameter

Sheet Welding Butt

Resin Vacuum Infusion Capabilities

Whilst our in-house machinery is utilised for the production of Pipex px® products and projects, the machinery is also available for use by the wider industry and is available for hire as customers require.

Pipex px® Capabilities include:

  • Advanced Composite Design and Manufacturing to code and/or client specification
  • Nastran Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Caesar II Analysis
  • Specialist Composites Design and manufacturing software through Anaglyph®
  • Laminate Tools
  • Design resources that include Autodesk® Inventor & AutoCAD as well as Tekla structural design software
  • Automated machinery and specialist closed mould manufacturing
  • Dedicated R&D facilities

Pipex px® Solutions include:

  • Specialist in-house services for spray painting, compression moulding & closed mould manufacturing (resin infusion & resin transfer moulding)
  • Bespoke moulding & fabrication solutions for concept & one off projects as well as full production & high volume components & systems
  • Dedicated Project Manager and R&D Team to ensure fit for purpose solutions
  • Collaborative R&D projects and TSB/FP7 framework projects undertaken

Pipex px® have built a reputation for delivering excellence through innovation, therefore, come to us with a challenge and we will deliver the solution.