Chester partners with EduScience UK

Chester Machine Tools, a leading UK based global supplier of conventional and CNC machine tools are delighted to announce the expansion of its product portfolio by becoming the new UK and European distributor for EduScience UK. EduScience provide the highest quality and support service possible to meet the growing demands from science education. The EduScience […]

Visit us at Mach 2022 this April

After a successful show at Steelfab International earlier this month, we’re pleased to announce our next event for 2022. Chester Machine Tools will be exhibiting at Mach 2022 at Birmingham NEC this April 4th-8th. It’s the ideal opportunity to meet our sales team and discover more about our range of CNC machines.  Find us at Hall […]

Chester celebrates 30 years in business

This year Chester UK celebrates 30 years of business, trading globally supplying our extensive range of CNC and conventional machines and tooling. Since 1992 we’ve put our expertise in the machine tool industry at the forefront of our business, expanding from our own range of machines to include renowned brands Kitchen & Walker, Brierley, Astra […]

Visit us at SteelFab 2022 this January

We’re pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at SteelFab 2022 this January 10th-13th. We invite customers to visit our stand at Hall 3 – 1705 to discuss your machining requirements with our sales team and to find out more about our full range of metalworking machines and accessories. To discuss your requirements ahead […]

Our Open Days Event 15th & 16th September 21

We invite UK customers to visit with us at our UK Showroom based in the West Midlands on Wednesday 15th and Thursday 16th of September. A chance to meet with our Sales Team to discuss your machine tool requirements, view our range of machine tools and access some great Open Day Offers. Our Technical Partners, […]

A Refined CNC Lathe – Chester Hawk Series

Offering further new technology to market to meet the evolution of the needs of our industrial and manufacturing customers, we introduce the Chester Slant Bed CNC Lathe • HAWK TC-200M featuring a multitude of advanced and performance features: • Casting designed using Finite element method  • One piece compact structure  • High rigidity for precision […]

Global Suppliers of High Precision Boring Machines

A feature presentation on just one of our extensive range of Horizontal and Vertical Boring Machines for multifaceted milling and drilling applications. Our range of borers are ideal for boring very large parts and objects. The Chester HB Series of Horizontal Boring Machines feature pendant control, Newall UK digital readout, an ergonomic design and a high […]

Machining Difficult Materials

The Chester 620-5AX 5 Axis Milling Machine with a Heidenhain TNC 640 Control which comes as standard, the machine also features Through Spindle Coolant (42 Bar), this extra coolant pressure gives you excellent cutting performance when you are machining difficult materials. The Heidenhain TNC 640 control has 400 block look ahead and a block processing […]

New Technical Partnership

We are pleased to announce a new technology partnership for our extensive conventional drilling machine range…Joining forces with us as Official Technical Partners are Flowdrill who provide innovative solutions to traditional fastening methods…perfect for our drilling machines. As with Chester Machine Tool customers, Flowdrill operate in the markets of Automotive, Construction and HVAC, but new […]

Excellent Cutting Performance

The Chester 400-5AX 5 Axis Milling Machine with a Heidenhain TNC 640 Control that comes as standard, the machine also features Through Spindle Coolant (42 Bar), this extra coolant pressure gives you excellent cutting performance when you are machining difficult materials. The Heidenhain TNC 640 control has 400 block look ahead and a block processing […]

Join Us For Our Showroom Open Days

On Wednesday 15th and Thursday 16th of September 2021, from 9am until 4.30pm we will be hosting our open days event at our factory and showroom in Burntwood, UK. Join us to discuss your CNC & Conventional machine tool requirements, an opportunity to chat with our sales team and technical partners – Tungaloy tooling and […]

Performance 5 Axes

We offer a range of fully configurable CNC machines that are customer application specific solutions for your manufacturing and industrial requirements. To meet these extensive metal working and production expectations we are introducing the GT Series 5 Axes Gantry Milling Machines…this series of machines offer: • Built-in type spindle, HSK A63,  24000 rpm  • 60 […]

Powerful High Speed Precision

We are pleased to announce a new addition to our high performance range of CNC Technology with the introduction of The Chester U500 5 Axis Machining Centre…The Chester U500 Offers Powerful High Speed Precision Machining… • Compact design with mini floor plan area • Built-in spindle 20000 rpm, HSK A63 • Gantry design • Direct […]

Heavy Duty Universal Milling Machines

Heavy Duty Universal Milling Machines that provide capacity load and high performance for precision cutting and milling. Our selection for manufacturers requiring large load metal working capacity. Chester Hercules Super Universal Milling Machine Chester Triumph Super Universal Milling Machine Chester Hercules Universal Milling Machine If you would like more details: For Global enquiries contact our Sales & […]

Heavy Duty Manual Lathes

We have an extensive range of Manual Lathes, today’s feature is about the big Chester heavy duty Lathes that offer large centres, large swings & large bores for capacity precision turning…lathes that can be custom built to meet your specific manufacturing requirements. The Chester Oil Country series, for example, Stirling Oil Country Lathes  have been specially developed for […]

Our UK Machine Tool Showrooms Are Open

Visit our UK Showrooms to view our in stock machines…You can simply CALL IN or make an appointment with our Sales Team. As one of the largest stockists of machines tools in the UK, we have CNC Machines, Lathes, Milling Machines, Drilling Machines, Grinding Machines and Sawing Machines all available to view. For more information […]

The complete CNC Lathe

Featured in our showroom in Burntwood UK, the Chester Techturn 300 CNC Lathe with Barfeed, a new addition to our CNC lathe range. This production machine comes with all the options to deliver medium to high batch size small components. The Chester TechTurn includes collet chuck and barfeed for material up to 40mm diameter, also the […]

Maximising Manufacturing

New and innovative highly productive technologies are the basis of our extensive range of CNC Lathes for multiple manufacturing demands in industrial environments. Our range of super precision and performance lathes are enhanced machines that combine high performance with complex machining ability. Our portfolio of machines ranges from Swiss technology CNC Sliding Head Lathes such as […]

Capacity Conventional Milling Machines

As one of the largest global suppliers of Manual Milling Machines in the UK, we are pleased to announce a further addition to our extensive range of industrial conventional machine tools. The Chester Centaur makes its debut, this milling machine is designed and built for heavy duty cutting to improve machining efficiency and increase manufacturing productivity. […]

Industrial Metal Working Manual Lathes

The expansion of our range of Chieftain industrial metal working manual lathes continues with the introduction of the Chester Chieftain VS. We have nine models designed with precise means to control the spindle speed. Our variable speed lathes are built for long lasting accurate cutting stability and precision turning. The range offers: Distance between centres from […]

High Performance DC Series CNC Machining Centres

New to our portfolio of CNC Machining Centres for precision manufacturing. The CHESTER DC-1200-HS High Speed Double Column CNC Machining Centre is designed for the Die and Mould industry and to machine complex components. The two columns reduce cutting vibration and increase the rigidity of the tool to obtain the best machining effect for your manufacturing requirements.  Featuring […]

A New Dimension in 5 Axis

Introducing a new machine to our range of high performance Double Column CNC Machining Centres. The Chester DC-3217-5AX machine gives you large capacity with five sided machining of complex parts. This double column machine can support up to 10,000kg table load and has a maximum component size of 3200mm in X and 1750mm in the Y […]

Welcome to our new website

New Website Launch We are pleased to announce the launch of our fresh new website, along with a new look, we have included many features that we hope will make visiting our site easier and a more interactive experience for your machine tool requirements. What’s new… Fast Navigation – easier menu’s that are more focused […]

Custom Build of A Chester HB130-2 Borer

The journey begins for a huge Chester Borer. The Chester HB130-2 Horizontal Boring Machine built in our UK Factory last month, was transported recently to our customer in South Asia who specialise in engineering design technologies and services. The Chester HB130-2 features: • Pendant Control • High precision Table and Spindle • Newall DP700 Digital […]

Global Machine Tool Suppliers – Export Specialists

We are global suppliers of CNC & Conventional engineering machine tools for all requirements. We are one of the largest stockists of machine tools in the UK and supply an extensive range of world renowned machine tools to Industry, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Ministry Departments, Defence, The Energy Sector, Education and Private Enterprise. Chester Machine Tools […]

Chester Machine Tools CNC Evolution

In a significant step forward to bring new CNC technology to the machine tool market, we have repositioned our CNC Machine portfolio with the introduction of an extensive range of performance machines. Our company provides top-of-the-range, fully configurable CNC machines that are customer application specific solutions for your manufacturing and industrial requirements. The new machine […]

UK Official Technical Partnerships

UK Official Technical Partnerships We have finished the week on  a ‘High’ Performance note…here we have some pictures of the commencement of our technical partnerships with Blum-Novotest GmbH and Tungaloy UK. A visit to our factory in Burntwood involved the installation of a Blum TC50 Probe for workpiece measurement, attached to the spindle and a ZX-Speed […]

Productivity & Performance

Introducing the benefits of these new machines in our CNC Machine Tool range for intensive manufacturing. The Chester H Series twin pallet horizontal machining centres with 5 models available for multiple environments and application. The Chester twin pallet horizontal machining centres deliver productivity and performance, the key to this is to reduce non-machining time to […]

The FTV-4000 Series

FIXED TABLE VERTICAL MACHINING CENTRE Technology at work with the FTV 4000 Series All production work comes in different sizes and in most cases a pallet shuttle system is often required to reduce load and unload times. The FTV 4000 series traveling column contains all axis motion allowing pendulum loading in cycle to reduce load /unload times and maximizing spindle utilisation. […]

New and innovative CNC Machine technology

New in to our range is the Chester TM500C Turning / Milling Centre. This machine is the complete fusion of milling and turning and enables you to finish your parts from raw material to completed components done in one hit. The new model now has a BMT lower turret which offers a further 12 more […]

Astra CL Series Range of Lathes

The ‘CL’ series range of lathes are our premium range of metal working lathes made from the highest quality castings which are stabilised and stress relieved.  The bedways are hardened to minimum HS-70 and we include Turcite B coating between the bed and carriage.  The machines are extremely quiet with extremely low vibration even at high speed due to […]

Chester Machine Tools Vertical CNC Machine Range

Chester Machine Tools Vertical CNC Machining Centres  serve the full spectrum of industries and manufacturing from education to aerospace. Our machines offer high performance & ease of use and feature the latest industry level build technology and control technology from Siemens, FANUC & Heidenhain. We provide CNC Machining Centres designed to provide speed and repeated […]

High Performance 5 Axis CNC Machining Centres

The Chester 5AX Series of CNC Machining Centres are Powerful High Precision 5 Axis Machines with Superior Performance. The 5 Axis series offers high productivity and accurate performance. Using Finite Element Method software to design and achieve the machines optimal structure this also enhances machine rigidity and stability. Chester’s 5 Axis Machines have excellent access to the front of the […]