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BEC Group joins the SMMT

We’re thrilled to have joined the SMMT, one of the UK’s largest and most influential Motor Trade Associations. Thanks to our continued success in the automotive sector as automotive parts manufacturer and our innovative research and development work as one of the UK’s leading diesel engine filter manufacturers, The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders have welcomed BEC Group as an SMMT member, recognising the great work the BEC team have done in reducing emissions in diesel truck engines. We continue to demonstrate expertise as an automotive filter’s manufacturer. Welcoming the news, Managing Director, Geoff Elvy said “as an automotive supplier, we are very excited to be part of this influential taskforce affecting positive change and innovation in the UK’s automotive sector.  Clients can be assured of our highest level of quality control as well as benefiting from our links … Continue reading

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Investing in the future of UK manufacturing

With increased demand for our plastic injection moulding services, the time has never been better to invest in the latest manufacturing technology. That’s why our highly skilled production team have welcomed the addition of the latest in the series of BOY insert moulding machines. Allowing BEC to continue to take on the most complex and innovative plastic injection overmoulding and filter encapsulation orders. The vertical BOY 55 E VV joins our range of vertical insert moulding machines. This 55 tonne overmoulding machine incorporates touchscreen technology and, just as you would expect from the latest technology, offers more efficient and quality production of thermoplastic products. Although we can make most jobs work on our horizontal machines, the vertical affords the injection moulding process even greater flexibility. By turning the mechanics of the horizontal on its end, the upright presents the operator … Continue reading

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BEC re-certified with new 2015 quality standard

BEC’s continued commitment to delivering excellence for our customers. Continue reading

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Case Study – Ecoegg

“BEC were recommended to us by the GTMA and we couldn’t have been happier with the referral…. Continue reading

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40 YEARS OF INNOVATION AND FLEXIBILITY

We’re thrilled to be celebrating our 40th anniversary this year and have been taking a look back at how far BEC has come since 1978. Apart from the pop charts, where Rod Stewart was asking ‘do ya think I’m sexy?’ 1978 brought the advent of the fertility revolution with the birth of the world’s first IVF baby.  In the same year three engineers, visionaries (and musketeers!), Graham Blake, Geoff Elvy and Barry Cox got together and decided that by combining design, tooling and production under one roof they could offer a set of services that would complement one another so customers would get better, more efficient manufacturing results on home turf. BEC have been servicing a wide range of sectors ever since, expanding year on year due to client demand with investment in great staff, state of the art technology … Continue reading

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THE REALITY OF COST CUTTING

If something’s cheap, there’s probably a reason for it. Whether you’ve invented a new product, have a small batch or large production run, you’ll have invested your time and energy into the concept and getting the right tooling and manufacturing suppliers are key to your product’s market success. Here at BEC we offer inventors and product manufacturers a fresh approach, by working alongside them, and often third-party design teams, to conceptualise and modify design, run off prototypes, sample batches, tooling and plastic injection moulding, all from under one roof. However, we see all too often customers coming unstuck because they’ve taken an opportunity to cut costs and move their tooling and production overseas. Guru Systems is a prime example.  They manage consumers energy networks via an LED display box.  Guru had engaged a tooling manufacturer in China.  However, substandard materials, … Continue reading

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Case Study – B&G

“BEC truly understands what is required to be an invaluable supplier…. Continue reading

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Case Study – OptiGene Genie III

“The DFM report demonstrated a thorough examination of our tooling requirements. We were extremely impressed… Continue reading

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Case Study – FlareBrands

“We highly recommend BEC’s professionalism and extreme depth of knowledge regarding the development and manufacture of our tooling equipment…. Continue reading

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Case Study – Tonekone

“BEC were extremely helpful in the development of our product. We were so impressed with their technical knowledge…. Continue reading

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