Completed Projects

Indexing Machines – Dispense, inspect & pack

Designed to fully automate the packaging of consumer goods  with fully poka yoke of all process. 

  • Mechanical design
  • Pneumatic and control design
  • Manufacture and assembly
  • HMI control system
  • Robotic pick and place
  • Project Management
  • CE marking

Assembly Jig for Modular Construction Panels

Designed, Manufactured and Assembled in-house at API Design & Build, this systems boasts a fully PLC controlled pneumatic system with HMI User interfaces at all main build stages, operator safety being ensured via a PLC safety system with light curtain interlocks and supplied to the customer with CE Marking conformity.

CNC workholding solution for an automated system.

Hydraulic clamping, air sensing for part detection in all axis, part push ups and self-centralising system, integrated air & coolant cleaning system.

Designed to eliminate component misload and ensure secure holding to improve machine and tool life cycle.

  • Design
  • Manufacture
  • Hydraulics system
  • Testing
  • Project Management

Additive Manufacturing used to supply a modular CMM Fixture for an automotive customer.

With over 400 different part numbers to inspect this customer required a simple and easy way to change from one part to the next with minimal effort and reduce space used for CMM fixture storage.

Compact CNC production Cell designed to optimise space usage.

2 CNC machines, 1 Robot, Vision collection system, double decker in / out feed, Laser part marking, CNC workholding, Robot gripper assembly.

Special Purpose Equipment
Poka Yoke Bench
Special Purpose Equipment
Poka Yoke Testing Bench
Special Purpose Equipment
Poka Yoke Testing Bench
Visual Components
With the use of this software we can allow the customer to quickly visualise their requirement at the earliest stages of enquiry.
Simulation Cell
Bespoke Workholding
Bespoke Workholding
Bespoke Workholding
Bespoke Workholding
Grippers
3D Printed Solutions
Grippers
3D Printed Solutions
Suction Gripper
3D Printed Solutions for Vacuum Forming