AVPE high media profile following Airbus no-deal Brexit statement

AVPE, through its MD Mark Summers, gave a number of interviews (Fri 22nd June) on BBC World at One, ITN evening news & BBC 5 Live (Sun 24th June)


Harry Maund - AVPE’s first Aerospace Industrial Cadet joins the Airbus Graduate Apprenticeship Scheme

Harry Maund - AVPE’s first Aerospace ''Industrial Cadet” joins the Airbus Graduate Apprenticeship Scheme.


AVPE is approved by MecaChrome

AVPE has recently been approved by MecaChrome to supply a wide range of metallic machined components into their various Airbus programs.


Additive Layer Rapid Spares Project

AVPE and Airbus in Filton have recently agreed to collaborate on a project to demonstrate a rapid spares supply chain capability in the South West.


AVPE announces organizational changes

AVPE is pleased to announce the following organisational changes to reflect the increased emphasis on the quality of our product and processes. The upgrade from AS9100 Rev ”C” to Rev “D” planned for Q2 2018 requires an internal cultural transition which will be supported by these appointments.


AVPE completes NATEP funded Additive Layer Technology programme

AVPE has recently completed a 2 year ALM project during which it successfully manufactured a number of different MRO components using Renishaw AL technology.


AVPE continues to invest both in its people and capacity

AVPE is pleased to announce the appointments of Neil Hallett as Manager New Product Introduction and Paul Banyard as Business Development manager. Neil joins AVPE after 4 years at Broadway Engineering in a similar role. Paul joins AVPE from Stanmar and has extensive contacts in the Aerospace and Defence markets.


AVPE Continues to Invest in New Capacity After Brexit

AVPE has recently taken delivery of its 3rd Doosan 5-axis milling centre and its 4th Citizen multi-axis sliding head turning centre.


EEF Apprentice of the Year Award

Tyler Couzens joined AVPE Apprentice Training Scheme in February 2015 and was recently voted a “runner-up” 1st Year Apprentice the prestigious EFF Regional Business Awards held in Bristol earlier this month.


Continued Success for AVPE Apprentices

Tyler Cousins & Harry Cox become the latest AVPE apprentices to complete their 1st year training at BEMA, achieving a high standard in their phase tests, designed to demonstrate their engineering skills.


AVPE “Fast Shop” capability opens the door into the F1 market

AVPE is pleased to announce its first supply order with Williams F1.


AVPE upgrades its CNC Turning technology

AVPE has recently taken delivery of the first of several Doosan Puma 2100SY twin-spindle turning centers.


AVPE supports the British Modern Pentathlon team to the Rio 2016 Olympics

AVPE supports  the elite medal athletes in the British Modern Pentathlon team for 2016.


AVPE appoints new Client Relationship Director

AVPE is pleased to announce the appointment of Clark Iles as Client Relationship Director.


AVPE appoints  a Client Relationship Controller

AVPE is pleased to announce the appointment of Tammy Hill as Client Relationship Controller.


AVPE apoints new Managing Director

AVPE is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Summers as Managing Director.


AVPE appoints a Quality Director

AVPE is pleased to announce the appointment of Adrian Henley-Davies as Quality Director.


AVPE sells James White Engineering Ltd

AVPE Investment is pleased to announce the sale of James White Engineering Ltd to management.


AVPE upgrades IT capability

AVPE has recently invested in a CATIA v5 CAD seat in response to the increasing levels of component complexity being required from its customer base.


AVPE invests in increased “Sliding Head” CNC turning capacity

AVPE has recently placed an order for a new Citizen 7 axis A32 CNC turning centre for delivery in October, together with an option to purchase 3 further machines over the next 24 months.


AVPE achieves Certificate of Excellence | ADS SC21 Bronze Award for 2015

AVPE has been re-awarded its SC21 Bronze accreditation. The SC21 initiative is a corner stone of ADS’s drive for supply chain improvement & AVPE has been an SC21 Bronze level supplier for 4 years.


AVPE appoints Ian Humphries as Production Director

AVPE is delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Humphries as Production Director. Ian joins AVPE with over 25 years’ experience in aerospace engineering and manufacturing with Rolls Royce, Airbus and latterly GKN Aerospace.