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Ryan Easterbrook apprentice engineer

CSS Group takes on a new apprentice – Ryan Easterbrook

The CSS Group are pleased to announce that we have a new Apprentice Toolmaker who started in September 2021.  Ryan Easterbrook will start his Level 3 Engineering course at South ...




CAD CAM design engineer at work

New Product Data Management (PDM) System

We’ve always got an eye on improving our performance and effectiveness to maintain the service our customers expect. Our design department has recently upgraded their CAD system with a new ...




CSS Group building - Claylands Business Park, Paignton

New CSS Group Building Progress!

Construction Work is progressing well on our new purpose-built facility at Claylands Business Park, Paignton (you can see it just off the crossroads near ASDA) Yesterday the two 10T overhead ...




ICS adds Sodick wire EDM

In Sept 2019 ICS added a new Sodick AQ600L wire EDM machine to it’s impressive stable of machine tools. The machine has a tank capacity of 1135mm X 890mm and ...




Software Investment

ICS recently installed EdgeCAM 4 & 5 axis milling from Hexagon Technologies so as to drive the new 5 axis machining centre in the most efficient way possible. It’s another ...




Farnborough Air Show

Investment Casting Systems has been exhibiting at the 2018 Farnborough Air Show as part of the CSS group stand. By half way through the show contacts and enquiries had exceeded ...




The future has arrived

We are proud to announce that we have installed a brand new XYZ UMC-5X, as the name suggests this is the very latest in 5 axis technology and incorporates items ...




ICS Installs new XYZ TC 320 LTY Turning Centre

As part of the ICS investment program the company has recently installed a new XYZ TC 320 LTY turning centre with Siemens control. The new turning centre will allow us ...




ICS installs new XYZ 710 VMC

Investment Casting Systems has recently installed a new XYZ 710VMC. The machine is fitted with a 12,000rpm spindle, through head coolant, Renishaw probing system and is equiped with the Siemens ...




Large CMM added to inspection department

Investment Casting Systems has recently added a Brown and Sharp Chameleon CNC CMM to its inspection department, this will allow ICS to measure parts upto 1500mm X 900mm X 900mm ...