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Huge Success at the Compamed 2017 Trade Fair

Carville recently exhibited at the Compamed 2018 trade fair in Düsseldorf, Germany.  Compamed is a leading international trade fair for the high-tech medical equipment industry, receiving thousands of visitors from around the world.   We received fantastic interest in our diffusion … More

Careful Heat-Treatment of Engineering Plastics

Machined engineering plastics components often perform critical functions where other materials such as steel and aluminium are not suitable, but far greater care is needed in processing them. Suitable heat treatment is required at a number of stages in the … More

Carville Awarded New ISO 9001: 2015 Certification

October 2017 – With over 80 years of extensive experience, Carville, the precision plastic machining specialist, have been awarded the new ISO 9001: 2015 certification with zero non-conformities, following a recent audit.  The updated ISO 9001: 2015 standard specifies strict … More

Great Success at the Recent Drinktec 2017 in Munich.

Carville recently exhibited at the very successful Drinktec 2017 exhibition in Munich, Germany.  Drinktec is the world’s leading trade fair for the beverage and liquid food industry, receiving over 76,000 visitors from more than 170 countries.   We received fantastic interest … More

Carville Exhibits at AACC Expo 2017 in San Diego

Carville recently exhibited at the very successful 2017 AACC (American Association for Clinical Chemistry) Expo in San Diego.  AACC is a global scientific and medical professional organisation dedicated to clinical laboratory science and its application to healthcare.  The expo showcased emerging … More

Multi-Layer Plastic Fluidic Manifolds For Life Science Applications

Plastic fluidic manifolds have been used in life science applications for over 30 years, however it has only recently seen a significant growth in their application, as the technology, sophistication and repeatable quality of bonded manifolds has increased and the … More

Acrylic Transforming Food & Beverage Processing

Acrylic Transforming Food & Beverage Processing A growing trend is occurring in the food and beverage industry with respect to the use of optical plastics, especially Acrylic/Plexiglas/Perspex (PMMA) and Polycarbonate. The benefits of advanced vision systems and old fashion physical … More

Carville add additional CNC turning capacity

2015 has been a busy year for Carville and 2016 will see additional growth. Carville produce a range of bespoke CNC turned components in acrylic (PMMA) for customers in the medical, beverage, pool hygiene and high end consumer markets. Increasing … More

Carville Score 100% for Quality and Delivery

Carville have been supplying precision machined acrylic components to Horiba ABX for over 10 years. Horiba ABX work in the medical diagnostics sector and, like a number of other Carville customers, are long term partners who benefit from one of … More

Carville working with PRaVDA

PRaVDA (Proton Radiotherapy Verification and Dosimetry Applications) is a team of leading instrumentation engineers and scientists, medical, high-energy and nuclear physicists and oncologists from the Universities of Birmingham, Lincoln, Liverpool and Surrey, the University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust and … More

New Bespoke Parts for Thorlabs

Founded in Newton, NJ in 1989, Thorlabs is an international leader in the photonics industry. Thorlabs design and manufacture a wide range of photonic components, high-precision motion control systems and specialized vibration isolation products. Thorlabs are extremely proactive in listening … More

New 2 Year Supply Agreement with Haffmans

Pentair Haffmans develops and supplies quality control equipment and carbon dioxide systems for the Brewing, Soft Drinks and Biogas industries. Pentair Haffmans has a presence in more than 150 countries worldwide and has a strong focus on innovation and customer … More

Carville win 2014 Supplier of the Year Award

Varian Medical Systems is the world’s leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy, and brachytherapy. Varian hold an annual VMR event where they meet with key suppliers to … More

TRAUB TNK 360 Upgrade

Carville specialise in the precision machining of acrylic components for the medical sector. To support the requirement for the more complex machined parts, Carville has upgraded their TRAUB TNK 360 Mill Turning Centre. The Traub 360 is already a very … More

Carville win 2012 Supplier of the Year Award

Varian Medical Systems is the world’s leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy, and brachytherapy. Varian hold an annual VMR event where they meet with key suppliers to … More

Carville Produce Light Guides for POLARIS

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) is keeping the UK at the forefront of international science. ISIS, based at the Science and Technology Facilities Council, is a world leading centre for research in the physical and life sciences. One … More

Precision HAB Manifolds

Carville have been successfully supplying manifolds to the medical sector for use in haematology and other Invitro Diagnostic applications for over 30 years. Carville customers operating in todays Life Science and Pharmaceutical Industries require manifolds that offer: •  Smaller track … More

Digital Mammography Test Phantom Set

Carville have worked with leading physicists and radiographers within the National Health Service (NHS) to develop and manufacture a standard set of mammography test phantoms. The phantoms are used to detect changes in the performance of the X-ray set and … More