Precision Engineering

Loftlock Precision Engineering Ltd are based in the M4 corridor at Woodley, Reading in the county of Berkshire. We provide a high quality CNC machining service that includes 3 Axis, 4 Axis and 5 Axis. Customer service is at the forefront of our business!

Call 01189 219006 or submit a Customer Enquiry

Loftlock Precision Engineering currently work in the aerospace, medical, motorsport and defence sectors. Also, we are now AS9100 Revision D approved. Furthermore, we have a robust Quality Management System that manages daily procedures. This ensures we meet our customer compliance requirements and also measures our results.

We are highly skilled at 3-Axis, 4-Axis and 5-Axis machining and provide a quote to invoice service. On Time Delivery and Quality are our drivers.

Production CNC Machining.

Capacity is managed using Tricorn Production Software. From quote to invoice, we manage all production activity within the system. As a result, there is full traceability for pricing, materials and subcontracting. Also, it provides First Article Inspection reports and COC if required.

Loftlock Precision Engineering UK are experienced in a variety of materials in machining. Materials include Titanium, Aluminium Alloys, Steels, Brass, Copper, Phosphorous Bronze, Plastics etc. The company uses approved suppliers. We manage finished treatments and heat treatment where required so we can supply a finished quality part.

We program offline and can manufacture from customer drawings or solid models from DXF, IGES, STP. And many other file formats.

Loftlock Precision Engineering UK operate a Shift system enabling us to meet urgent delivery dates.

Precision Engineering - Prototype and Production CNC Machining - Spinner U5-1520 5 Axis Machining Centre


This is one of our latest CNC milling machines.

Spinner U5-1520 5-Axis Machining Centre with Heidenhain TNC630 Control, 12,000 rpm. It has a 54 Station Tool Carousel. Additionally, it has a Through Spindle Coolant.

Machine has full 5-Axis table with a further flat table on the left. As a result, second operations may be done at the same time. Also, the 5-Axis table can be brought flat. As a result, this gives a 1.5 metre bed to manufacture long components.

Inspection - Mitutoyo Crysta Apex precision engineering


This is one of our 3 coordinate measuring machines.

Mitutoyo Crysta-Apex S 7106 CMM (CNC).

Designed and constructed using all Mitutoyo’s experience in CNC CMM technology (CRYSTA-Apex S and CrystaApex C). It also features lightweight materials and an innovative machine structure. As a result, it provides high motion stability, high accuracy and affordability.

Additionally, the machine has a temperature correction function (16°C to 26°C). As a result, it can yield accurate measurements, even on the shop floor.

Capacity Update.

Due to expansion at the Loftlock facility in Woodley, capacity is becoming available in Turning and 3 Axis, 4 Axis and 5 Axis Milling. An additional 10 machines are to be commissioned in the next 2-4 weeks and this will give us a large increase in available capacity / machining time to fill. Machine centres from Mazak and Leadwell will join our existing extensive machining plant. Machining capacity available UK – watch for details on our website.

Don’t miss out on this unusual opportunity.

Loftlock Precision Engineering Ltd now own Precision Aircraft Surface Treatments. We can offer quote-to-invoice managed services. Machine, NDT, Wet processing and paint available. Also, Fabrication and Sheet Metal Services.

Processes offered at Precision Aircraft Surface Treatments include Chromic / Sulphuric / Hard Anodise, Alocrom, Passivation, Cadmium Plating, Stove Paints, Air drying paints, Dry Film lubricants, Molykotes, NDT Dye Penetrant, Mag particle and Acid Etch inspections. AS9100D and NADCAP approved.


Precision Engineering in the UK since 1974.

NQA certification for precision engineering uk   AS9100D & BS EN ISO 9001:2015 Certification to the requirements of NQA – Quality Management System.

Loftlock Precision Engineering in the UK and Europe. Sectors include Aerospace, Defence, Motorsport, Marine and Medical.

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Based in the M4 Corridor and located in Woodley, Reading, Berkshire RG5 4AZ.

Loftlock Precision Engineering Ltd is registered at Companies House in England. Company number is 01162281.