Circuit board machinery supplier joins MTC

Circuit board machinery supplier joins MTC

Date: Monday 30 March 2015

News Circuit board machinery supplier joins MTC

UK leader is latest Manufacturing Technology Centre member

The UK’s leading supplier of production material and tools for the circuit board assembly industry has joined the rapidly growing roll call of members of the Manufacturing Technology Centre in Coventry.

Blundell Production Equipment has been established for more than 35 years and works with some of the world’s leading manufacturers in the electronic equipment sector. Based on the Seven Stars Industrial Estate in Coventry, Blundell has its own manufacturing facilities for a range of bespoke products including its own Wave soldering machine.

The company supplies SMT assembly, soldering, inspection and coating machinery to customers in the electronics assembly industry worldwide.

MTC chief executive Clive Hickman said he was pleased that a company with the specialist expertise of Blundell had joined the MTC’s community.

"Blundell has been an industry leader and innovator since it was established in the 1980s and we look forward to working with Blundell’s experts at the MTC,” he said.

Paul Blundell, founder and managing director of Blundell Production Equipment said,

"We are very honoured to have achieved full member status with the MTC and we are confident that this will lead to increased technical co-operation and shared use of the MTC’s ground-breaking electronics and engineering facilities to mutual advantage.”

The MTC is an incredible place to complete a graduate placement. It is an amazing opportunity to work with clever people every day and share projects.
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Riccardo Tosi
Research Engineer - Net Shape Manufacturing