24 Hour Laser Cutting Service

24 hour laser cutting service

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 […]

Are you looking for a Machining Company in Gloucestershire?

machining services

EMSEA are an established, reliable metal fabrication company based in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire and providing machining services from our facility just off the M5. Machining is an essential process in manufacturing industry and fits in perfectly with our other services – laser cutting, water jet cutting, forming and fabrication. Specialist machining tools provide us with the […]

Some Information About Tewkesbury

Tewkesbury Abbey

Emsea have been based in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire for many years now, employing locally, but how much do you know about the market town? It’s popular belief that Tewkesbury began as a seventh century hermitage founded by a Saxon monk called Theoc, originally called ‘Theocsbury’. This later developed into the name Tewkesbury as we know it […]

What is a press brake?

metal forming machine for a variety of applications

A press brake is a piece of equipment that is used to bend sheet metal. Whilst EMSEA have a number of press brakes ranging in sizes, they are typically narrow and long so that large pieces of sheet metal can be bent by lowering a punch that has been positioned on top of a die. […]

Four Ways You Can Benefit From Using a Specialist Machining Company

emsea machining section

With ever increasing costs and uncertain economic times, it is vital that you streamline your company’s efforts to stay profitable year after year. Choosing a high-quality precision machining company will allow you to do just that. High Accuracy Many industries, in particular, pharmaceutical and aerospace, require parts with extremely high tolerances. There is almost no […]

Laser Cutting Vs Waterjet Cutting

laser cutting

In this month’s blog, we look at both laser and water jet cutting and compare each of their benefits and differences. Depending on your requirements, it will help you understand which is more suited to your project. Waterjet cutting uses pressurised water, which is often mixed with an abrasive, such as garnet. Water jet cutting […]

The Machining Process

lathing at EMSEA machine shop

What Is Machining? The process of “machining” refers to a number of machine-focussed manufacturing processes whereby there is a controlled removal of material from a selected item to create a specific size or shape by a trained worker known as a machinist. EMSEA machinists are well-trained, and vastly experienced in operating one or more machines, […]

Water Jet Cutting Applications

water jet cutting

Water jet cutting is the choice of cutting method by a wide range of businesses of all specialisms and sizes. We often get asked what exactly can water jet cutting be used for? In our latest blog, we outline some of the many uses for water jet cutting. Electronics Electronic products are made to exact […]

How does welding work?

welding and metal fabrication

Have you ever wondered how the process of welding works or even the fact that there are different types of welding techniques? Read our latest blog to find out more… Arc welding use­s an electrical current or ‘arc’ to heat and melt the materials together. Arc welding involves attaching a grounding wire to the welding […]

How does laser cutting work?

laser cutting

Laser cutting is regarded as one of the fastest and most accurate methods of cutting exceptionally hard materials such as steel and aluminum. With a tiny kerf width and heat affect zone laser cutting enables us to cut very intricate shapes and tiny holes. So, how does light have the power to cut through thick […]