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At Hone All, We Are Very Proud To Announce That We’ve Joined And Are Supporting UKMfgUnite.

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Jun 19, 2020 11:07:34 AM

This is a company that was set up for UK manufacturers to come together, to innovate as allies and to build networks closer to home.

And we are loving their new term for our wonderful engineering and manufacturing heroes – collaborationeers!

How perfectly this describes us all after the events and amazing achievements we’ve witnessed across the widest range of businesses and industries in response to the Covid-19 crisis.
For the last few months, we have been enjoying and applauding this new ethos of collaboration over competition - and this fabulous concept gives us the platform to harness the recent enthusiasm and recognition for UK manufacturers and manufacturing across the UK.

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Topics: News, Precision Engineering, covid19

What Next…? The Shifting Shape Of Manufacturing In A Time Of Uncertainty

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Jun 12, 2020 10:19:59 AM

Are you concerned about the practicalities of re-opening or continuing to trade safely after lockdown? If you’re feeling bewildered about the dates, the regulations, and the potential impact that everything will have on your business, you’re not alone.

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Topics: News, Precision Machining, Precision Engineering, covid19

A 2019 Highlight: Hone All Secures BAE Systems – Air Approval

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Feb 14, 2020 12:54:14 PM

Many of us take a mental inventory of the year just gone as we count down the minutes to the New Year, and at Hone All we are lucky to have had numerous favourite moments to choose from last year.

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Topics: News, Aerospace Industry

Hone All Wins Best Sub Contract Machining Award

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Feb 5, 2020 12:49:00 PM

Shortly before Christmas, we were delighted to be awarded the Best Sub Contract Machining Award, as part of SME News Magazine’s 2019 Energy & Power Awards.

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Topics: Deep Hole Boring, News, Aerospace Industry

A 2019 Highlight: Hone All - Forward Ladies Award Nominee 2019!

Posted by The Hone-All Team on Jan 15, 2020 11:07:00 AM


For individuals and businesses campaigning for greater female representation in the engineering and manufacturing sectors, the Forward Ladies (FL) National Awards & Summit, held at the end of November 2019, was an extremely positive event. The National Awards Grand Final, held in a prestigious event at the Royal Armouries in Leeds, was the culmination of several FL regional contests that took part earlier in the year, with finalists from each being submitted to the grand final.

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Topics: News

Happy New Year 2019

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Jan 8, 2019 10:55:00 AM

Here we are once again, looking forward to a new year. 2018 has been a busy and enjoyable year and we hope for more of the same in 2019!

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Topics: News

Hone-All Precision feature in The Manufacturer Top 100 2018!

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Nov 21, 2018 2:10:34 PM

The most inspirational individuals working in British industry in 2018, according to The Manufacturer Top 100 have been revealed. The list was announced at the exclusive event in Liverpool’s Exhibition Centre, and it is our great pleasure to announce that our Director, Andrea Rodney was featured for the second time.

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Topics: News

What Effect Is The Apprenticeship Levy Having On Apprenticeships?

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Nov 21, 2018 11:13:00 AM

When directly translated, an apprentice means ‘one who is learning’. It is a state of being that Einstein argues should be a perpetual condition of life. The moment we stop doing it, Einstein says - rather dramatically - we start dying. Well, our industry hasn’t died but the lack of apprenticeships and quality training over the last few decades has certainly created the disease now commonly referred to as the “skills gap”.

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Topics: News

The UK Manufacturing Output & Growth Remain Strong

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Nov 9, 2018 11:10:20 AM

The latest release of the 'Industrial Trends Survey' by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) gives an insight into how the UK manufacturing sector is holding up in light of internal and external factors by analysing the data supplied by 379 UK manufacturers.

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Topics: News

Further Investment At Hone-All

Posted by Andrea Rodney on Nov 1, 2018 4:07:00 PM

It is often the “tool room” that gets over looked within a machine shop. It’s that little area where the magic happens, and everything gets fixed or fettled, but often it’s run by amazing engineers who can just work around any issues the machines have and so it’s where the oldest machines tend to reside.

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Topics: News

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