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New investment increases machining capability to 2, 000 mm

Alexander Comley has invested £0.5m in a new Doosan Puma VTS1620M vertical machining centre, with live tooling.

This new machine gives Alexander Comley a leading edge. It is the first Doosan VTS1620M in the UK Midlands, and increases the Company’s capability on CNCs and machining centres from 500 mm (19.7 inches) to 2, 000 mm (78.7 inches). It also increases the Company’s turning capability from 1, 219 mm (48 inches) to 2, 000 mm (78.7 inches).

Managing Director of Alexander Comley, Chris Bourne-Hallett says “The purchase of the VTS1620M is a significant investment in the business and a key step in ensuring we continue to be a solutions provider at the forefront of the market for our ongoing and future customers. This machine is market-leading and ensures we continue to deliver on our promises of exceptional quality, machining capabilities and customer satisfaction.”