K & C Engineering Ltd. was formed by partners Keith Applegate and Chris Palmer in 1989. Since then it has grown from just a two-man business to employ a team of 10 highly-skilled, time-served, machinists.
K and C specialises in the manufacture of bespoke machine and engineering parts and are proud of its well-earned reputation for service and quality. From one-offs to small batch quantities the company aims to give the best value for money and parts of the highest quality.
K and C has wide experience of many diverse industries and staff can offer technical advice and assistance with the design of parts required and help with finding solutions to engineering problems.
Plastics, tool steels aluminium and stainless steels are just a few of the wide range of materials which can be machined. Specials finishes such as hardening, machine black, anodising, zinc passivation or electro-plating are all offered as part of the K and C "one -stop" service - along with fabrications from steel, stainless steel and sheet metals.
The firm has invested heavily over the years in modern facilities and now has computer-controlled and computer-assisted machines able to handle high precision work. High specification items can be given a super-fine finish by grinding. K and C's reputation and service have extended to Ireland and Mexico
Work has been carried out for high-technology companies involved in micro-electronic devices, food processing, packaging, oil and gas, window manufacture and more.