9th March 2023
Precision Micro opens apprenticeship scheme to new applicants
Precision Micro announces the launch of its 2023 apprentice scheme for 16-21-year-olds who are pursuing a career in engineering. Learn more.
20th September 2022
Precision Micro marks 60th anniversary
Precision Micro marks its 60 year anniversary by welcoming a record number of new apprentices and donating to the Firefighters Charity.
22nd April 2022
Precision Micro offers record number of apprentice placements
Precision Micro has announced that it will hire the largest-ever number of local school leavers to its Apprenticeship Scheme in 2022.
8th March 2022
Celebrating Women in Engineering at Precision Micro
From carrying out critical aspects of our etching process to overseeing production quality, learn more about our female team. Read More.
11th January 2022
Precision Micro unveils major investment at ‘phoenix’ facility following 2019 fire
Precision Micro unveils major investment, expanding etching capacity by 10% with scope for future growth. Learn More.
6th July 2021
Precision Micro eyes up growth with new senior appointment
Precision Micro has welcomed Ben Kitson as its Head of Business Development, as the company embarks on the next stage of its growth strategy.
17th June 2021
Precision Micro summer shutdown 2021
Precision Micro will close its production for two weeks from 30 July 2021 until 16 August 2021. Learn more.
7th April 2021
Precision Micro achieves record customer satisfaction score
Despite challenging traditional conditions, Precision Micro has received a 50% Net Promoter Increase from its customers. Learn more.
5th January 2021
Coronavirus update: England tier 5 lockdown, January 2021
Read our latest update on our production processes in response to the government's announcement of a lockdown in England. Read More.
2nd November 2020
Coronavirus update: England lockdown, November 2020
We want to reassure our customers that it is 'business as usual' at Precision Micro during the November 2020 lockdown in England. Read More.
21st September 2020
Chemical etching whitepaper sets out how to etch an advantage
Our new whitepaper aims to educate and inform design engineers unfamiliar with the chemical etching process about its ability to enhance quality, reduce lead times and cut costs, without compromise.
14th July 2020
Precision Micro plans for the future with new appointments
Precision Micro is pleased to welcome its new director of procurement and quality system engineer. Learn More.
7th July 2020
Precision Micro summer shutdown 2020
Precision Micro is closing down production for two weeks in Aug 2020. Read More.
27th April 2020
Precision Micro ramps up production of critical ventilator components
We have ramped up our manufacturing of medical equipment to support the increase in demand for essential ventilator parts. Learn More.
30th March 2020
Coronavirus update: Precision Micro to continue its supply of critical components
Read our latest update on our production processes in response to the Government's latest COVID-19 guidance. Read More.
17th March 2020
Response to COVID-19
In this article, we discuss our response to the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic as it unfolded. Learn More.
10th July 2019
Precision Micro to expand capacity with seven-figure process automation investment
In this article, we discuss how we are expanding our capacity thanks to a large investment in our process automation capabilities. Read more.
19th June 2019
Precision Micro expands commercial team with German-speaking account manager
Precision Micro has expanded the commercial team by appointing German-speaking Chris Carter as key account manager. Read More.
25th March 2019
Precision Micro appoints new engineering director
Precision Micro welcomes Karl Hollis into his new role as Engineering Director. Read More.
27th February 2019
Precision Micro invests in additional AOI system to keep pace with demand
We have invested in an additional AOI system to keep up with the demand for photo etching services. Learn More.
19th December 2018
‘Better Today’ for LDC-backed chemical etching specialists
Read about how Precision Micro is taking strategic steps to reposition itself to prepare for global growth. Learn More.
5th November 2018
Precision Micro to unveil new brand identity at Precision Fair 2018
In this article, we discuss how we will be unveiling our new brand identity at Precision Fair 2018. Learn More.
26th October 2018
Precision Micro appoints CFO
We have welcomed Tim Barrett as our new CFO after supporting a variety of senior leadership roles. Read more.
24th April 2018
LDC backs £22.5m MBO of Precision Micro
Precision Micro reaches a business milestone with the private equity investor LDC backing the £22.5m management buyout. Read More.
23rd April 2018
Core customer demand accelerates growth at Precision Micro
In this article, we discuss a recent increase in sales thanks to an increase in demand from our core customers. Read more.
12th December 2017
Precision Micro supports award-winning artist with etched charity postcards
Read about how Precision Micro has supported a recent charity auction to raise money for The Hepatitis C Trust. Learn More.
27th November 2017
Precision Micro at FILTECH 2018
Visit us at FILTECH 2018, the world's largest filtration event, held in Cologne, Germany. Learn more here.
2nd October 2017
UK chemical etching company boosted by rapid German growth
Learn more about how growth in the German economy has boosted the operations of Precision Micro. Read More.
6th September 2017
Photo etching enhanced by electropolishing investment
Precision Micro has invested in electropolishing to enhance its photochemical etching offering. Learn More.
13th July 2017
Precision Micro to highlight titanium etching at 2017 Precision Fair
In this article, we discuss how we are highlighting titanium etching at the 2017 Precision Fair. Learn More.
14th June 2017
Precision Micro launches new website
Learn more about our new website and how we are using it to continue to pioneer photo etching in the metalwork industry. Read More.
7th February 2017
Photo etching specialist achieves impressive milestones
Precision Micro is celebrating both professional milestones and exceeding our professional goals. Learn more.
12th December 2016
Automotive drives Precision Micro’s growth
Learn more about how the automotive industry has allowed Precision Micro to grow and vice versa. Read More.
12th October 2016
Precision Micro to showcase titanium etching at Precision Fair 2016
Precision Micro is excited to announce that it's going to be showcasing titanium etching at Precision Fair 2016. Learn More.
2nd August 2016
Unprecedented demand fuels etching plant investment
Learn more about how a huge increase in demand for chemical etching has resulted in a rise in investment. Read More.
27th April 2016
Photo etching: enhancing the driving experience
In this article, we discuss how our photo etching processes are enhancing the driving experience. Learn more.
8th April 2016
Precision Micro appoints new general manager
Precision Micro welcomes Ian McMurray into his new role as General Manager. Read More.
14th March 2016
Singing the praises of photo etching
Learn how chemical etching flat springs can overcome many of the limitations of conventional stamping and laser cutting. Read More.
7th September 2015
Photo etched Sopwith Camel for Help for Heroes
We have created a photo etched model of the Sopwith Camel airplane in support of Help for Heroes. Learn More.
19th May 2015
Precision Micro photo-etch original VIN numbers for historic “lost” E-Type Jaguars
Jaguar Heritage selected Precision Micro to chemically etch the VIN plates to their original design specification. Learn More.
8th April 2015
Apprenticeships at cutting edge technology provider
In this article we discuss apprenticeships with Precision Micro, including all the benefits and insight that prospects can gain. Learn more.
27th March 2015
Precision Micro feature in extended Meggitt Review publication
Discover the company's recent accomplishments and contributions in the Meggitt Review, the group's employee magazine. Learn More.
26th January 2015
Precision Micro investing in the future
Learn more about how Precision Micro is investing in the future to improve our offerings moving forward. Read More.
17th December 2014
Seasons greetings from everyone at Meggit PLC and Precision Micro.
17th November 2014
Photo etching specialist expands sales team in Germany
We have expanded our sales team in Germany, learn more about how this will support our offerings moving forward. Read More.
16th October 2014
Precision Micro collaborates with Evopro to deliver customised solution for tier 1 automotive giant
Precision Micro partners with Evopro Systems Engineering to develop a machine to assist in the removal of production batches. Learn More.
7th August 2014
Investment in OGP technology at Precision Micro
Precision Micro invest over £100,000 in a cutting-edge dimensional measurement system - find out what this means for the future. Read More.
10th April 2014
Micro-etched laminations and RF shielding supplied for pioneering miniature surveillance UAV
Learn how our market-leading chemical etching service is enabling a pioneering micro UAV with etched laminations and RF shielding components.
4th February 2014
Visit Precision Micro at ESEF 2014
Visit our stand at ESEF 2014, the largest supply, subcontracting and engineering trade show in the Benelux region. Learn more.
12th December 2013
A small, but precise, message…
As the festive period approaches, we want to ensure that our customers are informed about our opening hours during this time. Learn more.
11th September 2013
Chemical etching the next generation of resonating biosensors
We have partnered with Highland Biosciences Limited to develop and manufacture the next generation of resonating biosensors. Learn More.
1st August 2013
ADS Defence & Aerospace Technology Roadshow 2013
Precision Micro is happy to announce our participation in the 2013 ADS Defence & Aerospace Technology Roadshow. Learn More.
17th June 2013
Precision Micro secures 5-year agreement with Continental
Precision Micro has secured a 5-year agreement with leading global automotive supplier, Continental. Learn More.
7th May 2013
Photo etched solutions for high-end automotive interiors
Learn more about our recent collaboration with Vestatec Automotive to create prestige automotive interiors.
18th March 2013
Upskilling at Precision Micro
Read about how Precision Micro is strengthening it's workforce by instigating an internal training programme. Learn More.
22nd January 2013
Precision Micro appoints sales manager
Precision Micro is pleased to announce the appointment of Mick Taylor as the company's new Sales Manager. Read More.
7th January 2013
Flat spring etching service delivers burr and stress-free springs for safety critical applications
Precision Micro, Europe’s largest advanced chemical etching company, is reporting a significant upturn in demand for its flat spring etching...
13th September 2012
100 percent inspection for minute etched components
In this article, we show how we are now able to offer 100% inspection on all parts thanks to our AOI tools. Learn More.
16th July 2012
Meggitt PLC acquires Precision Micro
We are proud to announce that Precision Micro has been acquired by the international aerospace, defence and electronics group, Meggits PLC.
20th June 2012
Precision Micro gains automotive approval ISO/TS 16949
Precision Micro is proud to announce that they have gained automotive approval for ISO/TS 16949. Learn More.
19th March 2012
Chemical etching takes complexity in its stride
Read all about the trade off between complexity and quality results in this article about chemical etching. Read More.
17th October 2011
Steel butterflies reflect Golf Cabriolet launch
In this article, we discuss how we managed to supply etched profiles to the Volkswagen Auto Museum in a very short time frame. Learn More.
28th September 2011
Precision Micro invests in the future
In this article, we discuss how we have invested in our future and our confidence in our photochemical etching processes. Learn more.
26th August 2011
Cell culture grows at Precision Micro
Discover the latest developments in Precision Micro's flourishing cell culture and its cutting-edge technology. Learn More.
14th July 2011
Audio grilles with style
Learn how Precision Micro's chemical etching process can supply audio grilles with a creative edge. Read More.
29th March 2011
New Benelux sales office opens
Learn all about our new office in the Netherlands and how it will better support our Benelux customer base. Read More.
24th September 2010
Chempix sees the Light Light
Read all about how Chempix, our decorative etching division is supporting the work of Tom Dixon OBE. Learn More.
23rd August 2010
Chempix in the swim
Read how we discovered how the decorative division, Chempix, was able to fulfil a request for over 7,000 polished stainless steel "fishes".
17th August 2010
Honouring armed forces heroes
Learn all about how Chempix is honouring our heroes in the armed forces in the way they know best. Read More.
22nd July 2010
Etched Filter Component Turns Showering on its Head…With a Little Help from Precision Micro
Precision Micro has partnered with a leading shower manufacturer to produce a precision-etched filter with tighter tolerances. Learn More.