What is faster – laser cutting or water jet cutting?

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The speed of laser cutting versus water jet cutting can vary depending on several factors, including the material being cut, its thickness, and the specific equipment and settings used. In general, both methods are capable of high cutting speeds, but they excel in different applications. Laser Cutting: Water Jet Cutting: Ultimately, the choice between laser […]

The Main Advantages of Water Jet Cutting

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In the realm of modern manufacturing and engineering, the quest for precision, efficiency, and versatility is unending. Among the array of cutting methods available, water jet cutting has emerged as a game-changer, offering a host of advantages that cater to a wide range of industries. Let’s dive into the world of water jet cutting and […]

How Laser Cutting Works: A Guide to Precision and Versatility

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Laser cutting is a revolutionary technology that has transformed various industries, including manufacturing, engineering, and design. This precise and versatile cutting method offers numerous advantages over traditional cutting techniques. In this blog, we will explore how laser cutting works, its applications and benefits. Laser cutting involves the use of a high-powered laser beam to cut […]

What are the benefits of using sheet metal?

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Sheet metal is a versatile material that has revolutionised numerous industries, from construction and manufacturing to automotive and aerospace. With its outstanding properties and a wide range of applications, sheet metal offers an array of benefits that make it a popular choice for professionals worldwide. Sheet metal’s exceptional durability, adaptability, cost-effectiveness, and lightweight nature make […]

What makes a welded joint so strong?


Welding is one of many fabrication process that EMSEA offer, but what makes the process so strong? It’s important to note that the strength of a welded joint depends on various factors, including the welding technique, skill of the welder, material selection, joint design, and proper quality control. Each welding application requires careful consideration of […]

What Is Structural Steel Fabrication?

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Structural steel fabrication is the most commonly the method of cutting, bending, and assembling steel parts; all to create a final structural product. Structural steel is an essential item, required for a huge range of construction projects. What Are The Benefits Of Structural Steel? The benefits of structural steel are widespread across a range of […]

Merry Christmas!

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We have had another fantastic year here at Emsea and exceptionally busy throughout 2022. We have expanded our service range to accommodate additional capabilities and taken on new members of staff – all combining to provide a better quality, faster service for our existing and new clients. Like most of you though, we are more […]

Are you Looking for a Water Jet Cutting Specialist in Gloucestershire?

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If you have previously used laser cutting, then have you also considered our water jet cutting service? Did you know, Waterjet cutting technology is one of the fastest growing machine cutting processes in the UK and throughout the world. The cutting process can either replace or work alongside alternative methods such as laser cutting. In […]

Laser Cutting in Gloucestershire

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Are you looking for a laser cutting specialist in Gloucestershire? We are perfectly placed to help you with your next project. Emsea are conveniently situated just off Junction 9 of the M5 in Ashchurch Business Park – the perfect location to access a network of roads linking us to clients throughout Gloucestershire – and further. […]

24 Hour Laser Cutting Service

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Many of our clients throughout the UK and Gloucestershire benefit from our flexible service and rapid turnaround on our wide range of sheet metal services, but most notably for laser cutting. Over the years, EMSEA have invested on the most modern, efficient and accurate laser cutting machinery to provide an incredibly fast production timescale combined […]