A manufacturer of tubes and tube benders has signed an agreement with Phillips Corporation – Federal Division (Phillips Federal), Maryland, USA.
Phillips Federal is the primary service provider and manufacturing partner of the US federal government.
The agreement means that all U.S. federal government requirements for pipe benders, tube benders and end machines that Phillips Federal receives will be manufactured by Unison Ltd in the UK and supplied by Unison North America in Virginia.
Unison Ltd’s UK base is at Thornburgh Road, Eastfield.
John Murray, Product Manager, Phillips Corporation, said: “Partnering with Unison Ltd allows us to provide our customers with the best options available in the tube bending market.
“Their capabilities and experience with our European allies and international markets make them an integral part of our comprehensive machine tool offering to the US Department of Defense and US government agencies.
“With cutting-edge bending technology, user-friendly dedicated controls and excellent customer service, Unison Ltd has demonstrated the uncompromising standards we demand.
“In addition, with their all-electric operation, Unison machines provide the highest levels of clean production, which is critical to our customer base.”
Unison Ltd Joint Managing Director Alan Pickering said: “Our reputation as the inventors of ultra-precise, all-electric tube benders was a major factor in our appointment by Phillips Federal, as was our ability to create custom tube and tube handling technologies for many of the most demanding manufacturing industries. applications in the world.
“We are honored that Phillips Corporation – a federal division recognizes the quality and capabilities of Unison machines, and look forward to starting deliveries to the US federal sector.”
Extremely powerful Unison all-electric tube benders are ideal for the special requirements of shipbuilding, aerospace (including exotic alloys that are traditionally difficult to bend), construction, agriculture, oil and gas, food and chemical industries, mining, rail transport. and transport applications.