Ryan Muller

9
Apr

SHAPE IMPLEMENTS ADVANCED PLANNING SOFTWARE FOR REDUCED LEAD TIMES

Shape Machining Ltd (SHAPE) have successfully implemented new Advanced Planning & Scheduling software from The Access Group. “Access Orchestrate” is a production scheduling solution used by large and small organisations including the pharmaceutical industry for complex planning and on-time deliveries. SHAPE have trialled the software over the previous months and is now using the software for proactive planning to meet

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23
Mar

SHAPE Supports Morris Commercial and Prodrive on MUSTReCab Project

SHAPE Machining Ltd is delighted to be working with Morris Commercial and Prodrive on the MUSTReCaB project through the Niche Vehicle Network. SHAPE have been responsible for the machining of the patterns in Ebalta EP700 to the highest quality standard for the prototype parts to be laminated by Prodrive. In addition to the machining of the patterns, SHAPE have machined

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3
Feb

SHAPE CONTINUES TO BE FEATURED SPONSOR TO OBR

SHAPE Machining Ltd continues to be a featured sponsor to Oxford Brookes Racing (OBR) after many years of a very close working relationship. Charles Boileve, Head of Business Development at OBR, stated that: “SHAPE has been an integral part of OBR since 2017, where they have helped us massively by machining our tooling blocks with incredible precision. SHAPE is one

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18
Jan

SHAPE Forms Collaboration with Supernatural-X To Develop Carbon Fibre Guitar

SHAPE Machining Ltd (SHAPE) is working with Supernatural-X Ltd to develop a composite electric guitar, made from reclaimed Carbon Fibre. Managing Director, Ryan Muller said “we are delighted to be working with Supernatural-X to create an electric guitar like no other on the market. The guitar will be made from reclaimed off-cuts during the kitting process of traditionally made Carbon

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21
Dec

SHAPE Christmas Shutdown & IT Upgrade

SHAPE Machining Ltd will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. All other days will be fully operational. Ryan Muller, Managing Director said “We are immensely grateful for the work we have received from our customers this year. We are planning various upgrades to the factory including the implementation of new planning software as well as

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25
Nov

SHAPE Continues to Machine Automotive CNC Fixtures

Shape Machining Ltd continues to design and manufacture CNC jigs and fixtures for the Automotive industry. Managing Director, Ryan Muller said “We are delighted to be carrying out the design and manufacture of numerous CNC jigs for a UK Automotive OEM. These fixtures range from low volume medium density PU / ring seal jigs to high volume, high density PU

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30
Oct

SHAPE Works with Ultima Forma to Produce Electroformed Composite Parts

Shape Machining Ltd has been part of an exciting development with regard to light weight composite parts together with Ultima Forma Ltd. Managing Director, Ryan Muller said “We have seen promising results for electroformed composite parts in terms of performance and mass. Through a similar process to RIM part manufacture, we designed and manufactured PU tooling in order for Ultima

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30
Sep

SHAPE Machines Low Cost Alternative Materials

Shape Machining Ltd have continued to offer a greater range of machined materials in addition to epoxy and PU patterns, foams and composites. Managing Director, Ryan Muller said “We were asked by a large defence company to machine GRP flat stock as well as a considerable amount of birch ply. We used our expertise and willingness to learn in order

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19
Aug

SHAPE CONTINUE TO DELIVER AUTOMOTIVE FIXTURES

Shape Machining Ltd continues to design and manufacture CNC, inspection and bonding jigs for the Aerospace, Motorsport and Automotive industry. Managing Director, Ryan Muller said “having recently grown our design team, we have added capacity for the design of patterns and jigs, many of which we design for the Automotive and Motorsport sector”. SHAPE design and manufacture jigs to meet

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23
Jul

SHAPE Delivers Composite Tooling and Parts

SHAPE has had the pleasure of working on the tooling and parts for a composite steering wheel to be used in a cockpit simulator. Managing Director, Ryan Muller said “We have been very fortunate to be involved in this project, whereby we will need to manage the production of several steering wheels a week for a very reputable customer”. SHAPE

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