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Altex News

Extension completed and Final Touch move in.... 21/04/2014-

Final Touch has now completed its move into the new extension.

Work starts on new extension.... 14/09/2013-

Building has begun for our new 9000 sq ft extension.

This extra space will house our paint shop, currently located on the same business park.

New ISO 9001:2008 Certificate.... 14/01/2013-

In January we had our BSI re-certification audit and passed with no non-conformities. We have now received our new certificate which lasts for 3 years.

At the finish line!.... 01/07/2012-

Congratulations to the Altex team who completed the 52 mile Ridgewalk in a fantastic 20 hours, finishing in 2nd place out of 26 teams.

Thank you to everyone who has donated. We have raised an amazing £2498.

We have reached our target!.... 25/06/2012-

Our fundraising efforts have now reached our target of £1950. Many thanks to everyone who has donated.
Only one more week to go before the big walk, now all we have to do is make it to the end!!

Fundraising event.... 03/05/2012-

We will be holding a car boot sale during the month of June to raise money towards our Ridgewalk challenge. If anyone has any new or good quality, used items which they could donate please do get in touch.

Tooling & Production Feature.... 19/04/2012-

Altex Engineering features once again, showing the dynamic use of RADAN nesting software.

The article can be viewed here

Halfway there!.... 16/04/2012-

We have reached 50% of our fundraising target and would like to say a big thank you to everyone who has donated so far. Training is going well, with walks increasing in distance each time- 20 miles is the furthest so far.

80's Charity Disco.... 30/03/2012-

To raise money towards the Ridgewalk, we held a fancy dress disco and raffle, which raised £451.

Photos from the night can be found at

RADAN Case Study.... 3/03/2012-

This month Altex featured in a case study for RADAN, which focused on the nesting capabilities of the software.

To read the feature click here

Ridgewalk Charity Event.... 22/12/2011-

4 members of the Altex staff have signed up to take part in a 52 mile trek along the old Ridgeway to raise money for Sense, the leading national charity for the deafblind.
The event takes place on June 30th 2012. Amy, Val, Adrian and Caroline will be walking through the night to complete the walk in the 24 hour deadline.

If you would like to support them, you can donate online at

IMECHE MX Awards Trophy.... 2/12/2011-

Altex Engineering recently made parts for Radan, to be used to make trophies at the Institute of Mechanical Engineers Manufacturing Excellence Awards.

To read the article click here.