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Dugard adds new staff in the South East

Wednesday November 24 2021

As part of our ongoing growth strategy, we’ve employed two new Area Sales Managers to support customers along the M4 corridor, London, the South East and Norfolk areas. Mark Tipper has joined Dugard as the new Area Sales Manager for North London, Hertfordshire, Oxford and Norfolk whilst Mark Drummond has been appointed to support customers […]

Dugard New Machines at EMO 2021

Wednesday September 8 2021

At the forthcoming EMO exhibition, the principal partners of Dugard Machine Tools will be introducing a host of new machine tools that will be available from Dugard this autumn. The new arrivals include highly productive sliding head turning centres from Hanwha, robust turning centres from SMEC and multi-axis high-end machining centres from Kitamura. For manufacturers […]

Dugard strengthens turning portfolio

Tuesday July 13 2021

We have strengthened our portfolio of turning centres with the arrival of the Pinacho brand of conventional and CNC flatbed lathes. The Pinacho brand is recognised worldwide for its exceptional build quality and performance, factors that certainly appealed to us when formalising the distribution agreement with Pinacho. Pinacho offers cost-effective solutions to simple, and complex […]

Dugard adds to its growing team

Monday April 26 2021

As the UK gradually returns to post-pandemic levels, we’re happy to have appointed David Rawson to support the relentless growth that we are enjoying across all our brands. Joining us in April as the Area Sales Manager, David will be tasked with serving the rapidly growing customer base in the North of the UK. With […]

Hanwha sliding head CNC lathes for exceptional one hit machining

Sunday November 29 2020

Hanwha sliding head CNC lathes at Dugard are a unique range from 7mm right up to 45mm on the sliding head (42mm guidebush and 45mm non guidebush sliding head).  Paul Jones from MTDCNC came to Hove to talk to Colin Thomson, our sliding head expert, watch the video underneath: Diverse range to cater for any industry […]

Kitamura vertical, horizontal and 5 axis machining centres at Dugard

Monday October 12 2020

The Kitamura range of high speed, high precision vertical, horizontal and 5 axis machining centres manufactured in Japan are the newest addition to the strong profile of machine tools available at Dugard. 

Dugard makes 2020 extra memorable with 40% off deals

Monday September 14 2020

If you have ever wanted to be the proud owner of a truly high-end machining centre and all the benefits within, now is the perfect time to buy with Dugard’s Summer Season Sale. As the UK’s exclusive agent for Kitamura machine tools, the Summer Season Deals now allows you to own the ‘best-in-class’ range of […]

Chevalier grinders – an unbeatable price and performance combination

Wednesday September 9 2020

Supplied exclusively in the UK by Dugard, Chevalier have dominated the imported grinder market in Europe for over 30 years. 

Hanwha sliding head lathes breathe life into ventilator challenge

Monday August 31 2020

With the ramp-up of the ‘Ventilator Challenge UK’ project to battle the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, we saw an unprecedented surge in enquiries and sales for our Hanwha range of sliding head turning centres. As manufacturers up and down the country switched production output to machining small turned components for the Ventilator Challenge UK, the attributes […]

You can still rely on us for CNC machine tools sales, service and spares

Tuesday March 31 2020

For manufacturers all over the UK, this is a more critical time than ever. We’re here to help. During this time we will still be offering full sales, service and spare part support for our complete range of CNC machine tools. We know that in the coming months you may face increased demand, unforeseen maintenance […]

MACH may be postponed but we still have amazing machine offers

Wednesday March 18 2020

At MACH 2020 we were planning on demonstrating our most diverse and comprehensive range of machine tool options yet introducing no fewer than four new product lines to MACH visitors.  However, as you all know by now, MACH has been postponed until 25 – 28 January next year.  We were planning some show deals and […]

Dugard are now the UK distributor of Ibarmia 5 axis machining centres

Wednesday February 12 2020

As part of our relentless and exciting growth strategy, Dugard have now become the sole UK and Ireland agent for the high-quality range of IBARMIA 5-axis moving column machining centres.

We’re expanding the Dugard team

Wednesday December 11 2019

New year and exciting new opportunities

Introducing the updated cost effective range of Dugard VMCs

Friday November 22 2019

The Dugard range of cost-effective vertical machining centres has now evolved following extensive discussions with our Taiwanese partners to instigate enhancements throughout the already impressive range of VMCs.

Hanwha Precision Machinery has global expansion in their sights with their new Europe Technical Centre

Wednesday October 16 2019

Hanwha Precision Machinery are the first Korean machinery company to set up a technical centre in Europe. 

Dr Kitamura talks about Kitamura machining centres

Wednesday September 18 2019

MTDCNC came down to our head office in Hove recently to talk to the owner of Kitamura, Dr Kitamura and our MD Eric, watch the video below.

Kitamura, built to perform from the ground up

Thursday July 25 2019

Another visit from Paul Jones at MTDCNC gave us the opportunity to show off about the phenomenal Kitamura range, including the HX500iG horizontal machining centre we’ve got in stock at our showroom in Hove, watch the video:

See you at Robotics and Automation

Wednesday July 17 2019

Our range of Hanwha collaborative robots are making another appearance at Robotics and Automation, the only dedicated robotics and automation exhibition in the UK.

Take a look at the impressive range of machine tools at Dugard

Thursday June 27 2019

At Dugard we’re very proud of our huge range of machine tools, we’ve got the widest range in the UK of horizontal and vertical lathes, machining centres, borers, grinders and cobots.  Our choice of machines is so extensive we’ve definitely got a machine for you, whatever size you need or whatever your budget.  Watch the […]

Hanwha sliding head turning centres only at Dugard

Thursday June 27 2019

In recent years, the sliding head turning market has seen the niche machining technology continually encroach and impact of the sales of fixed head turning centres.

An illuminating chat with Eric about Kitamura machining centres

Wednesday June 26 2019

Paul Jones from MTDCNC came to our head office in Hove to have an in depth discussion with Eric about our new range of Kitamura machining centres, watch the video below: