Mecmesin Buys Flexible Machining Systems

Mecmesin, a leading British designer of force and torque testing equipment, has acquired Flexible Machining Systems Ltd (FMS), an established aerospace accredited, precision machining business

by Jenny Montgomery | Wednesday 29 October 2014

FMS incorporated in 1982 has a proven track record of providing precision engineered CNC components and subassemblies to customers in the automotive, aerospace, defence and oil & gas industries, where a high level of quality and precision is critical.

Flexible Machining Systems team of experienced engineers will join Mecmesin's growing Machining Division, which includes synergistic business units in Sussex and Asia.

With FMS added to its portfolio of businesses Mecmesin will cement its presence in the high precision CNC machining market, enhancing its current offerings to include 5 Axis CNC milling combined with AS 9100 accreditation, the globally recognised standard for quality within the aerospace sector.

Based in Horsham, West Sussex, Flexible Machining Services Ltd will continue to offer precision CNC machined components and mechanical assemblies to the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Medical and Oil & Gas industries to the exacting standards they require.

This development is in line with the company’s strategy to diversify into other synergistic business areas.

John Page, Managing Director, Mecmesin Ltd comments, “This complementary acquisition signifies an immediate step forward in both Mecmesin’s capacity and capability to supply machined components to a diverse range of customers and industries. The exceptional pedigree of FMS for engineering excellence established over many years combined with the sales and marketing expertise of the Mecmesin Group presents an exciting opportunity for all involved”


Jenny Montgomery
Mecmesin Ltd
+44 (0) 1403 799979

Wednesday 29 October 2014 / file under Aerospace | Engineering