Precision engineering sectors

Over the past 60 years, we have gained a reputation for excellence, technological innovation and exceptional quality. This has enabled to us to work with customers in a diverse range of engineering sectors.

The range of sectors shown below is by no means exhaustive, but shows examples of the kinds of work we’ve done for other companies. If you work outside these sectors, we may still be able to help you with your project, so please contact us.

Aerospace

Aerospace engineering sector

As a trusted aerospace engineering company, we manufacture precision parts for the aerospace and defence industries and hold the AS 9100 accreditation. You’ll find our products in landing equipment, aircraft seating and emergency breathing apparatuses.

Security

Security engineering sector

With more than 60 years’ experience in security sector engineering, we are experts in precision engineering high security door lock parts such as euro cylinder locks and mortice shells. Most lock parts are produced using our advanced turning lathes.

Automotive

Automotive engineering sector

If you’re an OEM or second tier company, looking for an automotive engineering company, we specialise in parts such as suspension and brake fittings for automotive prototypes, research, production, development and final manufacture.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineering sector

If you need an experienced mechanical engineering company, APT has been manufacturing and assembling precision engineered custom parts across a wide range of sectors for more than 60 years. Our focus is on quality, price and delivery.

Sports and Leisure

Leisure and sports engineering sector

Do you need components for the sports and leisure industry? You can trust in our knowledge, expertise and innovation. Our projects have included designing lightweight titanium fencing sword tips for the Olympics and producing action camera mounts.

Furniture

Furniture sector

We specialise in precision machining non-standard furniture hardware, from screws to
fasteners. We can precision turn or CNC mill parts to your specific requirements and drawings. If you need a substantial yearly volume, please ask us about blanket orders.

Medical

Medical engineering sector

If you need precision medical equipment, we’ve designed and precision machined parts for specialist medical equipment and instruments used across the world. We can produce your components in a variety of machining materials, from plastics to alloys.

Pneumatics

Pneumatics engineering sector

Are you looking for a company that specialises in pneumatics engineering? We design and manufacture high quality precision turned parts such as piston mounts, spool valves and other fittings for the pneumatics industry and would be happy to help you.

Mobility

Mobility sector

We work with clients in the mobility industry, with a comprehensive design and engineering service that creates high quality custom wheelchair parts and other innovative components — for the mobility aids of today and tomorrow.

Oil and Gas

Oil and gas engineering sector

We have worked extensively in the oil and gas industry and our precision components are used in every section, from exploration and drilling to refinery. The durable precision parts we have created include complex valves and specialised fittings.

Motorsport

Motorsport engineering sector

Are you looking for a precision engineering company with experience in motorsports engineering? We have worked with companies in Formula 1, Touring Cars and Moto GP and have a reputation for machining high quality components with a quick turnaround.

Power Generation

Power generation engineering sector

If your business is generating power, whether renewable energy or nuclear power, we can help with high quality, hard-wearing precision components that are custom designed for your equipment and delivered with a satisfaction guarantee.

Hydraulics

Hydraulics engineering sector

Do you need a precision engineering company with expertise in hydraulic engineering? We have the capability to precision machine high pressure valves to tight tolerances, up to 5 microns, and to the highest quality finish and cleanliness.

Valve Manufacturing

Valves engineering sector

Do your products need custom-made or specialist valves? Our process covers the design and manufacture of both simple and complex valves for a wide range of sectors — all with stringent quality control, so you can have complete confidence.

Naval

Marine engineering sector

Are you looking for a precision machining company with experience in naval engineering? Respected for our extensive aerospace experience and strict quality controls, we create bespoke parts for breathing apparatuses, ships and underwater vessels.

Drone Fuel Mount - Peek | Aerospace
Drone Fuel Mount - Peek | Aerospace
Aerospace engineering sector

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Deadbolt - Stainless Steel | Security
Deadbolt - Stainless Steel | Security
Security engineering sector

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Spacer Block - Aluminium | Automotive
Spacer Block - Aluminium | Automotive
Automotive engineering sector

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Shaft - Stainless Steel | Mechanical Engineering
Shaft - Stainless Steel | Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical engineering sector

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Swivel Mount Screw - Stainless Steel | Sports & Leisure
Swivel Mount Screw - Stainless Steel | Sports & Leisure
Leisure and sports engineering sector

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Kitchen Door Handle - Stainless Steel | Furniture
Kitchen Door Handle - Stainless Steel | Furniture
Furniture sector

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Rotary Shaft - Aluminium | Mobility
Rotary Shaft - Aluminium | Mobility
Medical engineering sector

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Piston End Support - Aluminium | Pneumatics
Piston End Support - Aluminium | Pneumatics
Pneumatics engineering sector

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Support Bracket - Aluminium | Mobility
Support Bracket - Aluminium | Mobility
Mobility sector

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Valve - Stainless Steel | Oil & Gas
Valve - Stainless Steel | Oil & Gas
Oil and gas engineering sector

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Fork - Aluminium | Motorsport
Fork - Aluminium | Motorsport
Motorsport engineering sector

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Valve Rod - Copper | Power Generation
Valve Rod - Copper | Power Generation
Power generation engineering sector

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Threaded Fitting - Stainless Steel | Hydraulics
Threaded Fitting - Stainless Steel | Hydraulics
Hydraulics engineering sector

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Manifold - Mild Steel | Hydraulics
Manifold - Mild Steel | Hydraulics
Valves engineering sector

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Locking Nut - Aluminium | Naval
Locking Nut - Aluminium | Naval
Marine engineering sector

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All companies should follow APT’s example. They helped us through the frustrating task of developing new products. Excellent customer service, we will definitely recommend APT to anyone who asks.

Medical – Robert H