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family owned fabricator
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Family-run business KMF Group has been fully bought out by its founding family almost 50 years after the company was established. The management buyout (MBO), sees founding director Michael and sons Gareth and Daniel Higgins, take full ownership.

horizontal machining
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Subcontract CNC machining firm KMF Precision Engineering have invested in a brand-new Mazak HCN 5000 Horizontal Machining Centre to enhance CNC milling services.

3D Measurement Arm
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Sheet metal manufacturer KMF has invested in a new ROMER measuring arm to enhance their advanced quality control system and measuring processes for high-accuracy parts.

as9100 accreditation logo
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Subcontract sheet metal manufacturer KMF has been awarded the updated AS9100 Rev D Accreditation standard after undergoing an independent audit of its Quality Management System.

The Greenpower Project 1
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The final race day of the 2018 KMF Young Engineer of the Year competition saw 22 schools go head-to-head on the track of Mallory Park race circuit in Leicester, to discover which of the teams had developed the fastest and most efficient electric kit car. Electric-powered race cars were built from

towertotower
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Just before 6pm on Thursday 31st May 2018, Team Tower to Tower finally reached London and the end of the epic challenge to raise money for the children and young adults at The Donna Louise. The team, which included KMF Groups Managing Director Gareth Higgins, cro

Slovakia
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KMF Precision Sheet Metal Slovakia has recently invested in a new metal fabrication and product assembly facility, allowing the European based metal manufacturer to expand its capabilities in 2018 and ensure customers benefit from more efficient product assembly and faster turnaround times.

IMG_1445-2
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KMF celebrates the success of its eighth Productivity Share Scheme with savings of more than £500K over the year thanks to innovative ideas from staff.

IMG_1074
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KMF have recently enjoyed a breakthrough success in respect to reducing the time and steps taken to "flatten" a parametric model file, improving their sheet metal fabrication service.

Special Products
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Following consistent and growing demand for high-quality stainless-steel fabrications and components, KMF have further invested in their Special Products facility, introducing night shift production and expanding Special Products facility capacity to meet customer demand.

IMG_1057
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A work management system has been introduced into KMF's assembly and despatch department, which has significantly improved the speed and efficiency of their UK metal manufacturing service.

P4 Lean
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KMF's new panel bender offers faster, cleaner and more efficient metal panel bending plus automatic tool changing.

sales 2
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KMF Precision Sheet Metal has welcomed two new members to their Sales Team. Adam and Simon have joined the team in 2018 and will be tasked with driving new business opportunities.

Gareth-Higgins-at-Buckingham-Palace
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The Managing Director of KMF Group has been awarded an MBE for services to apprenticeships. Gareth Higgins received the award from His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales yesterday during a morning ceremony at Buckingham Palace.

Build Day
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This year, KMF is working with Greenpower Education Trust to use the excitement of Motorsport to develop STEM skills in students and encourage them into a career in engineering. The project, which challenges teams of year 10 students to design, build and race an el

Powder painting  plant
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KMF is investing £900,000 into a new electrostatic powder painting facility offering significant benefits with respect to capacity, speed, reliability and coating performance.

Apprentice of the Year 2017 Tom French
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KMF held its 5th annual apprentice awards ceremony at the BET365 stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, bringing together KMF apprentices, parents, staff and other stakeholders to acknowledge the achievements of KMF apprentices in 2017.

KMF canteen for sheet metal workers
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Workers at KMF's main sheet metal fabrication site in Staffordshire can now dine in style — after KMF makes a major investment for a new staff canteen.

Fabrication Apprentices Win NAS Award
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KMF Precision Sheet Metal was one of the winners at the North West regional final of the National Apprenticeship Awards 2017. KMF was announced as the North West's Large Employer of the Year at an awards Ceremony on Monday 9th of October, held at the Titanic Hotel in Liverpool.

KMF Special Products
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KMF Precision Sheet Metal have invested £300,000 in the development of a bespoke, kitted out manufacturing facility specialising in non-ferrous and stainless-steel fabrication. The renovated facility will share with the main site at KMF Precision Sheet Metal

BSI Logos ISO Quality Environmental
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KMF Precision Sheet Metal have successfully completed the transition to the new ISO14001:2015 standard, from ISO14001:2004. ISO accreditation provides KMF customers with a competitive advantage in the global marketplace for sheet metal fabrication and machined components.

KMF Education Resource Centre
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KMF has been announced as a Centre of Excellence for the UK based Charity, Greenpower Education Trust. KMF has been involved with Greenpower Education Trust's STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) project for many years. KMF and Greenpower combined forces back in 2014.

KMF charity cycle ride Coast 2 coast
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A team of KMF Group employees have cycled across Devon in a Coast 2 Coast Cycle Ride to raise money for Douglas Macmillan and Neuroblastoma UK. The 103-mile ride, which took place on the 14th-16th of July, challenged the team to cycle from Ilfracombe to Plymouth in two short rainy days.

Matt & Jordan Graduation 1
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KMF Employee's Matt Page and Jordan Davies collect their Mechanical Engineering Degree certificates from Staffordshire University at a graduation ceremony.

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