CGP hits 30 years old and is stronger than ever. 17 May 2016

CGP has now been in business for 30 years. We have seen 5 Prime Ministers, worked through probably the same number of recessions including the incredibly painful crash of 2008/9 and seen the invention of things like Sat Nav, Google, mobile phones and the 'selfie'. Indeed we even saw Elton John marry... A woman!

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CGP welcome another new staff member. 13 July 2015

With continued growth and support from our customers, CGP have taken the opportunity to add another young toolmaker to the team. With experience in CAD, CAM, mould design and toolmaking our newest member will be an asset both to CGP and our customers. The average age of our team is now 34 years. At 42 that makes me feel old!

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We're in print. 3 July 2015

After a visit from the lovely people at the Mould Technology Magazine, they chose to write an article on CGP. It was published in the May/June edition to coincide with the PDM exhibition. As a news article and not an advertising piece we had little control over its content. However, after reviewing the text we are really pleased with the journalists view of CGP as a company and team. If you didn't read the article here is a copy of the text: Infectious Enthusiasm CGP Engineering, one of the UK’s leading specialists in high volume, fully hardened production moulds and P20 tools, has witnessed over the last few years a large increase in demand for its technical capabilities. The company, headed by Managing Director Phil Harrison, has responded by not only doubling the size of its Leicester based facility to make itself more efficient, but also by investing in new machine tools - a Sodick AG60L high speed EDM die sinker with a 16 station auto electrode (tool) changer, and a Hurco VMX42i vertical machining centre that features an Ethernet link to CGP’s VISI CadCam software, a mainstay of the company for over 15 years.

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