PAB host visit from Lichfield Cathedral School

PAB recently welcomed a group of pupils from Lichfield Cathedral School, arranging presentations from management along with a full tour of the premises. Three of the pupils drew a picture of a car and PAB then showed the group all of the process steps needed to take the initial design to a complete component. PAB… Read more »

PAB Acknowledged for IT Security Protocols

PAB’s ongoing commitment to Continuous Improvement has been recognised with the award of a certificate by IT Governance Ltd. This certificate acknowledges the IT security protocols PAB have in place order to protect our own, and our customers’, IT infrastructure. Download certificate

PAB Coventry’s innovative Fibre Laser from Prima Power installed

The final piece in PAB’s ambitious 3 year expansion programme is fully operational and has been producing high quality parts for 3 months.   The first Prima Power machine sold in the UK to feature the company’s own high-power laser source, an advanced Rapido 3D laser cutter was recently installed, along with a 2 metre… Read more »

3 Year Expansion Programme for PAB

In September 2017 the arrival of a new fibre laser cutting machine from Prima Power marks the final piece in an ambitious 3 year expansion programme at the HQ of PAB Coventry Ltd. The new laser cutter is necessary to meet increased capacity requirements, and follows the 2016 arrival of a Prima Platino 2.0, along… Read more »

Further Investment from PAB to Meet Increasing Customer Orders

To meet the continuous growing requirements of the business, last month PAB took delivery of a new 300 ton hydraulic press from Worcester Presses in Stourbridge. JH Kemp were sub-contracted to manage the logistics and move the press into position. Existing capacity has been doubled, which not only meets existing demand but allows for further… Read more »

New Engineering Manager and NPI Manager

Following a very successful 2016 for PAB, the business has expanded and so too has the need for new staff with new skills who can bring much needed experience and expertise to the organisation. It is with that in mind that David Pitt has joined the team as Engineering Manager. David brings a wealth of… Read more »

New EU project for PAB

Following the success of the LoCoLite project to establish and develop a production system for the manufacture of HFQ®,  as part of the EU Horizon 2020 programme PAB have been asked to be  a key partner in the LoCoMaTech project. With the objective of LoCoLite being achieved, the aim for the new project is to… Read more »

Pinnacle Design and PAB Coventry Look Forward to 2017

Pinnacle Design has been working with PAB Coventry since 2013. Pinnacle Design’s specialisms in the design and manufacturing of bespoke tooling complements the services provided by PAB Coventry perfectly. The collaboration between the two companies is proving very prosperous, particularly with clients within the automotive industry as Steve Argyle Director at Pinnacle Design explains, “We… Read more »

PAB Proud to Part of the Aston Martin DB11 Development Team

PAB Coventry has been closely involved with Aston Martin’s development and production of its new DB11 car, which is due to be released later this year. The DB11’s manufacturing process takes advantage of HFQ® technology, an innovative metal forming technique developed by one of PAB’s associates, Impression Technologies. The HFQ® process heats aluminium in such… Read more »

Concur Helps Celebrate Our 30 Year Milestone

Concur Engineering has been working with Coventry Metal Works manufacturer PAB Coventry since we opened our doors in 2013 and we would like to extend our double congratulations to PAB for reaching its 30 years milestone and also celebrating its most successful year to date.   PAB’s growing success has resulted in a need to… Read more »