The oil and gas industry is a valuable asset to the UK economy. It provides 1 in every 80 jobs in the UK,
UK oil and gas supply chain comprises over 1,500 companies that generate a turnover of more than £35bn. UK oil and gas production provides approximately 67% of the UK’s oil demand and 53% of its gas.
The oil and gas industry could contribute an additional £200bn to the UK economy over the next 20 years.
Electro-discharge lead the way with supplying the EDM requirements to this sector, with an increasing demand on the sectors need to cut increasing thicknesses up to 600, 700 mm and even 1200mm diameter rings, this sort of capability is difficult to source elsewhere in the UK.
HP Blade showing cooling holes .3 diameter.
Ring Spacer 20 x 8 x 1.0 mm thick
Locking Plate 9 wire eroded from ring.(4 produced by conventional methods)