Thread rolling machine, BartonUK – The maker of critical fastenings and special cold forgings has spent £250,000 on the new equipment, which will enable the company to offer additional SEMS products as well as supporting its existing thread rolling capabilities.

The new machine will be built to Barton’s specifications and delivered in five months’ time to the company’s premises in Droitwich, UK. The installation will expand its SEMS manufacturing capability from M4 diameter to M10-M16 diameters.