Industries


Aerospace

Amtek’s mechanical design experience together with our understanding of aerospace tooling and equipment has enabled us to develop a large portfolio of aerospace engineering design projects associated with Ground Support Equipment (GSE). To date, we have supplied some of the world’s leaders with tooling and equipment to aid manufacture, test, overhaul and upgrade of everything from airframes to jet engines.

Amtek use their breadth of mechanical design experience and depth of knowledge of aerospace tooling to provide customers with innovative and effective solutions. Our specialist expertise ensures quick turnaround of designs whilst maintaining quality.

Amtek provides expertise to address the challenges presented by new production techniques and the increasing use of high-grade steels and composite materials within the aerospace industry.

Amtek are proud to be a fully approved Tier 1 supplier to Rolls-Royce.






Aerospace

Amtek have a broad portfolio of projects across both on NPI and legacy tooling for aerospace clients

Amtek use their breadth of mechanical design experience and depth of knowledge of aerospace tooling to provide customers with innovative and effective solutions. Our specialist knowledge ensures quick turn around of designs whilst maintaining the best quality.

Aerospace project have ranged from installation of Landing Gear on Final Assembly Lines, Gast turbine transportation stands to complete suites of module tooling for build and strip of the latest Jet Engines.

Amtek are an approved Tier 1 supplier to Rolls-Royce.


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Automotive

Amtek have designed a wide range of tools for some of the major players of the automotive industry. Our engineers have experience across a wide range of projects from Engine Manufacture, to Body In White (BIW) Tooling, to Final Assembly.

With our wealth of knowledge and experience in automotive tool design, we are able to support a fully project-managed design contract, working to the latest industry standards and working practices.

We have worked on modifications to existing outdated production lines to allow them to meet the new customer production requirements, as well as producing complete tooling solutions for new lines / facelift models.

With many years of experience, Amtek’s design engineers’ utilise their broad knowledge from other industrial sectors working on similar projects, to bring new idea and concepts to our customers.

Amtek are proud to be a Tier 1 design supplier to Comau.



Automotive

Design of Tooling for automotive customers ranging from Engine line tooling to BIW.



Subsea & marine

Amtek is proud to support a number of major customers within the subsea and marine industries and understands that these sectors offer up uniquely harsh environments and challenges. Amtek are able to call upon their vast experience to produce designs which exceed the customer expectations.

Amtek’s subsea/offshore projects include but are not limited to:

  • Subsea and Surface Structures
  • Pipeline Repair Systems
  • Diving Habitats and Equipment
  • Tooling
  • Boat Cradles
  • Hull Mould Manipulation Equipment
  • Subsea Piling Frames

Air, land and sea offer up their own individual challenges. Amtek are able to offer services in all of these elements. Being located on the south coast and with the sea offering a wealth of industry to the engineering sector, Amtek is uniquely placed to offer their experience in any upcoming subsea/offshore ventures.





Subsea

Amtek support a number of major customers within the Subsea and offshore industry. We have been involved in a wide range of projects ranging from subsea & surface structures, Pipeline repair systems, to commercial diving equipment.

Amtek understand the harsh environment and challenges that exist within this sector and are able to produce designs which exceed the customer expectations.




Metals industry – Metal rolling and process lines

From its inception in the year 2000, Amtek have been involved in the design of rolling mills and process lines for the metals industry utilising both 2D and 3D CAD including stress analysis of critical components such as work rolls.

Amtek have worked on both hot and cold mills for Steel and Aluminium around the world. Producing designs for everything from entry and exit equipment to coil handling and millstand shapemeters and roll change.

Examples of metal rolling systems we have designed include the following:

  • Entry and Exit Coilers including mandrels
  • Entry Feed Systems
  • Beltwrappers
  • Shapemeter Rolls complete with Spraybars
  • Backup and Work Roll Change systems
  • Dolly Cars & Looper Systems
  • Light and Heavy Shears


Metals industry – Metal rolling and process lines

Amtek have a long history of working in the Metal’s processing industry, they have been involved with everything from process lines to steel and Aluminium rolling plants.

We have produced designs and detail drawings for the complete range of mills from single stand reversing rouging mills through to finishing mills.


Automated Machinery

Amtek have a broad expertise in providing turnkey automation solutions including production systems and special purpose equipment to advanced manufacturing sectors.

Over the years, Amtek have provided industrial automation solutions from simple jigs to fully automated assembly cells and systems with all required guarding and interlocks.

Amtek can provide standalone services if required, or complete state of the art designed and engineered solutions that will surpass your expectations. Our design process is based on flexibility and dedication to design delivery. Amtek can design and build bespoke systems to suit your unique requirements.

Applications that Amtek have been involved with are varied with designing modules to handle anything from turbocharger components to contact lenses. Typically, these are high throughput products, where quality and consistency are key requirements.

If you have a need for automation but are unable to find an ‘off the shelf’ solution that meets your requirements, contact Amtek to discuss how we can help.

Please see our capabilities page for more details on the services we offer.


Automated Machinery

Amtek have designed a wide range of automated machinery from high volume fully automated to low volume semi-automated dependant on customer reequipments.

We have designed machines to handle, package and inspect everything from contact lenses, to microwave meals.


Theatrical – Animatronics

Amtek have a long history in the designing of theatrical effects and are proud to work alongside The Twins FX, a leading special effects, illusions and animatronics company, to help bring some of the country’s biggest shows to life on stage.

As fantastic as the effects look and perform on show night, we believe the art is in achieving realistic motions - this is where the effects truly come to life. Using some of the latest design and verification software Amtek ensures each design is durable, functional and innovative. By doing this, we aim to meet the customer’s specific needs, exceed the audiences’ expectation, whilst adhering to strict health and safety guidelines associated with theatre and performer mounted effects.

Amtek are able to provide a complete design solution from initial concept (considering transportation logistics and assembly) through to the commissioning of the final effect.

Working within this sector provides Amtek with a unique challenge allowing our engineers to utilise their creative skills. The Amtek team take great pride and enjoyment from seeing their designs coming to life on stage. Amtek continue to produce fresh and exciting designs year on year pushing the boundaries of what stage productions can offer.

Theatrical – Animatronics

Amtek have a long history in the designing of theatrical effects, we work closely with The Twins FX, an award-winning theatrical special effects company based on South Coast. We take time to understand the requirements of each individual effect and produce a mechanical design solution to provide exceptional movements and functionality.

We provide a complete design solution from initial concept design (considering the logistics of shipping and assembly) through to the production of manufacturing drawings.

Medical – Treatment Equipment

Amtek have worked on a variety of medical products for a wide range of customers, we have been involved in everything from kinetic therapy beds, patient treatment beds to macerators.

Amtek have provided design studies for new products through to the complete design and detailing of specialist treatment equipment for both the UK and US markets.


Medical – Treatment Equipment

Amtek have worked on a variety of medical products for a wide range of customers, we have been involved in everything from kinetic therapy beds, patient treatment beds to macerators.

Amtek have provided design studies for new products through to the complete design and detailing of specialist treatment equipment for both the UK and US markets.


Industrial Piping & Ducting

Amtek have designed industrial piping and ducting for a wide variety of applications from entire factory distribution systems to complex chemical process skids. We can advise on complete solutions with regards to equipment and piping selection, through to structural supports, thermal expansion, skid fabrication and lifting.

Industrial Piping & Ducting

Amtek have designed industrial piping and ducting for a wide variety of applications from entire factory distribution systems to complex chemical process skids. We can advise on complete solutions with regards to equipment and piping selection, through to structural supports, thermal expansion, skid fabrication and lifting.