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Scott Technology Purchase DC Ross

Tuesday 4 July, 2017

DC Ross has been acquired by Scott Technology. Scott has employed a number of the remaining staff from DC Ross who will continue to service customers. Many of the customers and suppliers to DC Ross are well known to Scott which will make this an easy transition.  ... read more »

Cat Tite – Revolutionary idea from DC Ross

Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Whether it’s complex electronics or safety critical parts in the automotive industry the essence of good design is simplicity. DC Ross’ Cat Tite is just that and can save hours for anyone still struggling up a ladder with turnbuckles to tension catenary wires. Cutting installation times by 25% the Cat Tite makes wire installation, quick, simple and secure. Designed in... read more »

See it in action...

Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Check out the FANUC Robodrill T14iC CNC drilling, tapping and machining centre on YouTube.  ... read more »

Staff Insights with Andy and Warwick

Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Pictured: Left, Andrew Nicolson and right, Warwick Sims. Get an insight into our Production and Qaulity Manager, Andrew and our Designer, Warwick, as they answer the important questions you've always wanted to ask! ... read more »

Adaptability Keeps DC Ross on Track

Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Stopping a 4,000 ton train isn’t something just any engineering company can do but DC Ross make parts that help to do just that every day. Better known for manufacturing safety-critical parts for the global automotive industry, DC Ross have recently secured a contract with Bradken to make braking components for Kiwi Rail trains. Bradken are a global engineering company servicing heavy industries from the rail industry to mining, steelmaking to power generation. With operat... read more »

Producing Quality - Time After Time

Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Andrew Nicolson - Production and Quality Manager  “The production process is so much quicker than when I started”, explains Production and Quality Manager Andrew Nicolson, “we set up the presses and let them run with minimal supervision and any changes are made at the touch of a button”. Andrew started at DC Ross in 1985as a tool making appr... read more »

Blue sky thinking works for design

Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Pictured: Warwick Sims 32 years ago, DC Ross designer Warwick Sims had a long CV but still hadn’t found his calling. “I’d been working for Luggate Game Packers for four and a half years, jumping out of helicopters after live deer. I also worked building houses and spent several months painting and... read more »

Engineering ground-breaking science with Menixis

Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Not many companies can say they’ve been part of creating something completely new and innovative. Most simply stick to improving current designs. DC Ross have been working in partnership with Menixis and Lincoln Agritech to develop an imaging unit used for small particle analysis. With the first commercial opportunity in the farming industry it is expected to revolutionise field based animal testing and has the potential to expand into other areas. Developed in order to in... read more »

Breakthrough low cost tooling

Thursday 1 January, 2009

DC Ross has received a number of enquiries from customers who wish to manufacture quality components where the annual volumes of the component are insufficient to justify the manufacture of a fine blank tool. To satisfy our customers' needs DC Ross has developed a cost efficient tooling system that substantially reduces tooling cost whilst maintaining fine blank edge conditions. This tooling option is suitable for smaller sized components up to 6mm thick. ... read more »

New air curtain slug ejection for tooling

Friday 1 August, 2008

DC Ross has designed, prototyped and trialled new air curtain slug ejection for tooling. This new and more efficient way of ejecting waste slugs from the fine blanking process has decreased production stoppages and increased productivity. We have reached a new milestone in production having breached the 100 components per minute on one of our production tools operating in a Schmid Press HSR320. ... read more »
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