Fortex Awarded Contract to supply Techtra T3000 UV Exposure Unit

Technology Transfer Agency TECHTRA is established as a  consulting, managing and production company working with the high technology industry and research centers throughout Europe.

Techtra have an ongoing collaboration with European Institute for Nuclear Research (CERN) carry out research work.  As part of this work Techtra required a large industrial commercial grade double sided UV Exposure unit with a vacuum.

Most of the activities at CERN currently involve operating the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), and the experiments for it. The LHC represents a large-scale, worldwide scientific cooperation project.

The LHC tunnel is located 100 metres underground, in the region between the Geneva International Airport and the nearby Jura mountains. It uses a 27 km circumference circular tunnel The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is the world’s largest and most powerful particle collider, the largest, most complex experimental facility ever built, and the largest single machine in the world



Abbotts Diabetes Care Ltd Purchase Fortex Customised Developing Machine


Fortex were pleased too supply Abbotts with a customised spray developing machine to aid in the production of probes.  The probes are used in meters for monitoring people with Diabetes Blood Glucose Levels.

The customised conveyorised developing machine features a bespoke length developing chamber with temperature and pressure monitoring systems that automatically shut the developing machine down if certain operating parameters are out of tolerance.  The CP300DS double sided spraying machine also featured re circulating rinse, mains water rinse and blow dry facilities.  The same machine can also as a conveyorised spray Etcher.



New York Based Monogram Online Chooses Fortex for the Supply of a Silver Metal Etching Line


New York based Monogram online is one of Americas leading suppliers of bespoke unique personalised Jewellery items.  Monogram Online were subcontracting a lot of Photo Chemical Etching work to a local supplier which was proving increasingly inflexible and time consuming.

In order to meet customer demand Monogram online approached Fortex for advice on setting up an in house Photochemical Metal Etching production line for producing their bespoke personalised Silver Jewellery.  Fortex were awarded the contract for the manufacture, supply and commissioning of a complete Silver Etching Line including Photoplotter, UV Exposure Unit, Dry Film Roll Laminator and Converyorised Spray Etching Machine amongst other equipment.