High Quality CNC Machining and Aluminium Castings
Sentinel Manufacturing are a Made in the Midlands Silver Member
Sentinel Manufacturing Ltd has never been afraid of change. Change brings opportunity and it is because we are always prepared to make the most of opportunities that we continue to thrive. Our close tie with the engine manufacturing sector over the years has helped us develop the controls and infrastructure required to service major blue chip customers in the present and future. From product development; low-cost import and domestic split sourcing solutions; design through to manufacture; assembly and inventory management you will find quality and control embedded at every stage of our processes. All of our processes are implemented with our core values of honesty, integrity and respect at the heart.
Sentinel Manufacturing specialise in CNC (Vertical/Horizontal/Turning) machining, predominantly aluminium and ferrous components.
From our experience, we have found that small to medium repetitive batch sizes are ideal with diverse engineering capabilities.
We are fortunate enough to have the expertise and knowledge which can be put to good use during consultation and to discuss engineering solutions.
Product weight range is up to 500kg; bed size is up to 700cm square.
A list of the machines we work with is below:
Maximum size 700mm square; Maximum weight 500kg
Maximum size 2000mm x 650mm; Maximum weight 500kg
Maximum size 600mm diameter x 1000mm long; Maximum weight 500kg
Product assembly at Sentinel includes fuel control, fluid transport and air-intake products.
All product assembly is undertaken with stringent levels of cleanliness and accuracy. Sentinel works closely with customers to reduce cost and waste through employment of technology and innovative design solutions.
Originally developed for in-house tooling improvements; technical design capability has become an integral part of offering a great customer service through technical imagery sharing and technical data sharing at Sentinel.
Sentinel have specially trained engineers to undertake CAD related problem solving.
Our work at Sentinel is accredited with BSI- ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System.
Sentinel have also had the Caterpillar Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP) Certification for three years running.
Quality is the cornerstone of the business and the foundation of what we do at Sentinel Manufacturing. Operating with a Six Sigma philosophy and an 8D problem solving culture, we strive to reduce variation and occurrences of failure. The Quality ethic is embedded in our routine procedures and daily practices. All aspects of the business are monitored stringently using ‘Key Performance Indicator’ Management control, ensuring a pro-active approach with predictive accuracy.