ANT Industries Ltd – Tenders invited

ANT Industries – 2023 and beyond

With a strong order book to start 2023 we are looking to invest in the following equipment with installation required during Q1 / Q2 of  2023 and we invite tenders for the following:

  • 5-axis machining centre capable of holding a workpiece of Diameter of 900mm x 150mm, 12,000 rpm spindle & workpiece / tool probing. For compatibility with our current inventory, we would be looking towards Fanuc based or Heidenhain control systems.
  • 3-D Printer with a minimum build envelope of 406mm x 355mm x 406mm, layer thickness of 127 microns upward in a range of materials including FDM Nylon 12CF

We expect to commence this project as soon as possible on 16/01/2023 with completion on 31/05/2023 at the latest. We will assess each bid for the tender in the following way:

  • Price (40%)
  • Timescales (40%)
  • Experience/track record (20%)

If you are interested in tendering for this opportunity or would like to know more, please contact Georgina Rowley at

This tender will be advertised for the next 10 workings days and the closing date is 27/1/23 at 11:59 pm

This project is subject to grant approval which will be part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund