Increased demand requires extra capacity!

Due to increased demand Airedale Springs Ltd has installed another Wafios FMK2 wire forming machine. Our original machine has been so popular with our customers in developing new products “while you wait” using the software simulation – that we’ve increased our production capacity with the purchase of an additional FMK2. The Wafios FMK-2 has a… Continue Reading …

Designing a Spring

Springs may appear to be fairly simple devices, however appearances can be very deceptive. Designing a spring requires careful consideration of a number of factors. Firstly, the material used in making a spring must be carefully chosen. The tensile strength and response to shearing stress are important factors in the calculations, ensuring that the spring… Continue Reading …

Springs in Our Home

Here at Airedale Springs, we understand that springs are a huge part of our lives. They are flexible yet strong, and have the ability to bounce back. Take a look around and you will be surprised to see how much we rely on springs within our household objects. If you take a tour of your… Continue Reading …

We Won Another Prestigious Award for Environmental Performance

Airedale Springs were awarded runner up in the EEF’s Environmental Efficiency Award category at it’s prestigious awards ceremony earlier in the month. The EEF publicly commended Airedale Springs for designing and building an energy efficient factory, reducing lighting energy costs by 75% and generating over 20% of annual energy usage from solar power.  Chairman, Tim Parkinson… Continue Reading …