PDQ Engineering Limited, Industrial Road, Hertburn Industrial Estate, Washington, Tyne and Wear, NE37 2SA

GTMA Member PDQ Announce significant Investment to their on-site inventory

  • November 28, 2018
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PDQ Engineering is delighted to announce that we have made a significant investment into our on-site machine tool technologies facility.

Taking delivery of two machines comprising of a Doosan DNM 4500 Machining Centre The new Doosan DNM 4500 vertical machining centre is reliable and accurate and provides us with flexibility and improved performance. The machine is equipped with powerful direct drive spindles, a travel of 800mm x 450mm x 510mm, rotary axis, 30 tools, and Doosan – Fanuc i-series control. This latest acquisition provides us with much needed capacity in a busy milling section. The Second installation is a Doosan Puma 3100Y Turning Centre Our new Puma 3100Y large-capacity lathes provide us with increased accuracy and repeatability, superior cutting performance and greater process reliability.

This box guide-way machine has a 12″ chuck / 102mm bar capacity, with a 765mm long bed. The Puma 3100Y also has driven tools, C-axis and Y-axes. The machine was purchased to complement the existing Doosan Puma multi axis machine tools.

John Sanderson, Sales Manager of PDQ Engineering, is thrilled with the most recent investment, and states,” We are extremely pleased to announce these acquisitions and are pleased to enhance our functionality and efficiency to our customers, which continues to improve our in-house capacity. This is an exciting time for the Company, and to compliment this, a 3rd machine is being delivered before 2019’

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Employing modern CNC Machine Tool Technology PDQ Engineering has the capability to produce very small to large component parts on multi-tasking CNC lathes and a comprehensive machining centre section and can compete favourably on prototype to full production quantities.