UK Manufacturing

Our UK manufacturing site specialises in value-add manufacturing for a wide range of industries. Situated across three business units in close proximity covering over 25K sq.ft, we offer a fully comprehensive manufacturing service that covers all stages of design and manufacturing. Our twenty injection moulding machines are supplied by leading specialised manufacturers. With the company’s positive investment policy, the current average age of these machines is less than 5 years.

Insert moulding:

ENL’s extensive moulding facilities include the specialist field of Insert Leadframe moulding. We can process all types of thermoplastic including the high performance grades such as PPS, Ultem, PEEK and Torlon.

Our machine capacity ranges from 10 to 1100 tonnes and includes Horizontal, Vertical Clamping and split-line or conventional feed.

Our Insert Moulding products include: – electrical components, pressed components (loose & continuous reel), turned parts (studs, nuts, washers, etc.) and plastic moulded components.

Moulding:

ENL is an AS9100 approved plastic injection moulding company and has a long and proven track record in moulding all types of plastic materials, from basic commodity grades to the more ‘exotic’ engineering grades such as PPS, PEEK, Torlon and Ultem. We can also use re-cycled and biodegradable materials where required and can provide colour matching and antimicrobial and specialist additives.

Our machine capability covers: -

- 10-1100 tonnes machine capacity

- Up to 4000 grams shot capacity

- Horizontal and Vertical machine types allow split-line or conventional feed for either small or large volume production at competitive prices.

Secondary operations

Machining:

Where the demands of the application require a machined surface(s), we offer a fully comprehensive in-house machining capability for both plastic and metals.

ENL has an extensive range of latest-generation CNC machinery combined with a highly skilled workforce. Our ability to respond to a variety of machining requirements, as well as our short lead-times, has helped ENL build a dedicated team who respond to both in-house plastic machining and third party machining for metals.

To support Aerospace programs we are accredited with the AS9100 approval especially to AOG requirements, as a result of this we hold stock of all materials including Nylon 66, PEEK, Tufnol, Aluminium 7075 and Titanium Ti6AL4V.

Assembly:

ENL’s extensive secondary operation process capabilities include a wide range of manual and automated component assembly operations. We support these operations with 100% testing for both mechanical and electrical properties. Any special purpose assembly and test equipment required can be designed, developed and manufactured in-house.

Ultrasonic welding:

Our ultrasonic welding facilities can weld a variety of thermoplastic components. The equipment provides a high degree of reliability and repeatability and can be used for other functions including riveting, swaging and inserting.

Pad printing:

We offer 2 Colour Pad Printing and have an established supply chain for Screen-Printing, Painting, RFI Coating and other special finishing operations.

Kitting:

Using our assembly facility we offer the service to kit any pre-delivered boxes to your requirements, not only plastic or metallic components but any items that require to be bought in from approved suppliers.