Subcontracting: Surgical precision

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Ireland-based medical industry mould maker Lawrence Engineering progresses to automated 5-axis machining

Established in the west of Ireland in 1984, Lawrence Engineering specialises in the manufacture of injection mould tools, extrusion tooling, jigs and fixtures for global suppliers in the medical device industry.

At its factory in Loughill, Co Sligo, it also builds special-purpose equipment and provides contract manufacturing services, while at another facility in nearby Collooney, medical component manufacturing is carried out in a Class 8 cleanroom.

Precision, quality and rapid turnaround times are hallmarks of the family-owned business's success. Commitment to constant investment in cutting-edge machinery keeps it ahead of the competition.

This philosophy is immediately evident when visiting the Loughill site. Purpose-built in 1995, it houses an impressive range of machine tools including machining centres from Hurco and Roeders.

Both brands are supplied by Hurco Europe in High Wycombe the exclusive agent for German-built Roeders machining centres in the UK and Ireland.

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