Slide show of machines that use gears
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Gears 2014
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Gears 2014 is to take place at The Research Beehive, Newcastle University on Thursday 20 November 2014.

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Gears 2014

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Ricardo UK Ltd

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Ricardo pride ourselves on forging true technical partnerships with our major customers leading to success for both parties. In order to support this strategy, we have made significant investments in resources, people development, equipment, facilities and systems. This has resulted in a modern manufacturing department with in-house capacity in all disciplines of manufacture of our core product, geared components, supported by the latest computer controlled scheduling system. The manufacturing facility is enhanced by a world class engineering organisation with state of the art CAD/CAE tools, enabling Ricardo to maintain its position as a leader in the field of transmission systems design and manufacture. We would like to offer the following: (i) An open and honest working partnership (ii)A flexible approach to satisfying customer requirements (iii) An opportunity for engineering teams from both companies to challenge designs and drive any opportunities for improvement (iv)The support of a large organisation to ensure our customer achieves their objectives to lead in the field. (v) The confidence to ensure IPR and confidentiality are protected at all times (vi) In-House capacity for all operations required to produce world class transmission rotating parts. NEW EQUIPMENT UPDATE Additional to our already extensive manufacturing facilities, we now have the state of the art CNC Gear Grinding and CNC Gear Measuring capability following our recent investment in an Oerlikon Opal 80 CNC Gear Grinder and a Klingelnberg Gear Measuring Machine. This equipment enables us to grind both external and internal, straight spur and helical gears to the finest quality standards.
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