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Creating a Hopper Frame for GEA

The engineering team have recently been working on a product for a large metal project for GEA. The team have created a hopper frame for GEA, a large technology company. The frame was created from a mild steel box section and plate. This was Water Jet Cut, then using a metal saw it was cut…


The Spitfires Round the World Trip

The team have recently created new shadow foams for a flight team, Boultbee Flight Academy. They are embarking on a round the world trip in a Spitfire! The Red Box team created foams for two cabinets for the team who are taking on the epic challenge of flying a silver Spitfire Mark IX from Southern…


Creating a window frame

The team have recently worked on creating a window frame for Limitless. This was designed for spaces such as cellars and basements, to be installed to let more light in. This frame was made from mild steel, which was a folded construction, this was then welded together and sanded down. Once this process was complete…


Ben Levings Carvings. Beryllium Copper Parts

Red Box Engineering have recently used the Water Jet machine to cut parts for our client at Ben Levings Carvings. These parts were being used by Ben Levings on a project he was working on last year. The parts were electrical contacts, made for high amp switching. The parts were made using Beryllium Copper which…


Red Box Renovate Run Down Phone Box

A recent exciting project in the workshop was this Phone Box Renovation. The team brought to life a run down phone box after a client wanted it renovated into an outside shower for use with their hot tub! The team started by taking the box part into each individual part, this was shot blasted. This is…


A brand new pet bath

The Red Box team have worked on lots of exciting and varied projects over the years. We recently got to work with a family who wanted to create the perfect place to bathe their beloved furry friend! The team got to work with the measurements to create a dog friendly area in the home. So…


Shadow Foaming….for more than just tools!

Red Box are pleased to offer CNC Routing throughout the UK. Since we have offered our shadow foaming service, we have mainly created shadow foams for tool kits both pre-designed and bespoke. However, Shadow Foam is versatile, we can create designs to fit all kinds of items for many occasions. We recently created foams for a…


Alan becomes the Operations Director for Red Box Engineering

We are delighted to announce that Alan Forrest will be the new Operations Director at Red Box Engineering. Alan has been with the company for 13 years, as part of the team in the workshop and we are excited to have him as part of the team of Directors. He has  great relationships with all…


Smiles all round with new tool kit solutions

The Red Box Engineering team have all been provided with their own BAHCO tool kits, complete with shadow foaming. Partner company, Red Box Tools, creates storage solutions for kits that need some organisation. Shadow foam is a bespoke foam service, where tools are scanned and designed to fit into a layer of 2 colour foam….


Metal Fabrication for Knowlton and Newman

Red Box Engineering were recently contacted to provide metal fabrication for Knowlton and Newman. They required a recreation of a bracket for a piece of robotic machinery. Rather than providing a mechanical drawing, they had asked Red Box Engineering to recreate the bracket based only on the prototype part they had delivered.   Knowlton &…