Justin Wilson started out in the jewellery trade as an apprentice at London jeweller Graff Diamonds in 1974. After gaining experience in all aspects of jewellery repair and manufacture, Justin started out on his own in 1988 with a small unit in Hatton Garden, London. Manufacturing a range of pieces for customers that range […]
Andrew Gold Neilson took an unconventional route into jewellery design, having set out on a career with the oil and gas industry in Aberdeen following his graduation in Chemical Engineering from Strathclyde University. After 10 years in the oil industry, Andrew moved into commercial photography and built up a successful business photographing jewellery and watches […]
On Wednesday 17 June at The Goldsmiths’ Centre in Hatton Garden, come along during the day – anytime between 10am and 6pm and experience the latest in Technology for Designers. The following brands will be represented at the Technology Day: Gemvision – CAD packages to create and visualise stunning designs in minutes EnvisionTEC – 3D printing in […]
ROFIN will be at LASER World of PHOTONICS, the largest global exhibition of lasers, taking place in Munich from 22 to 25 June 2015. You can find ROFIN in Hall A3, Booth 213 at the exhibition. ROFIN will be showing laser sources and turnkey solutions for laser welding, laser cutting, laser engraving and marking, laser […]
Each year International Jewellery London (IJL) and the British Jewellers’ Association (BJA) put their heads together to select 10 of the most innovative emerging designers in the UK to be named as the recipients of the KickStart Bursary.
Halesowen based Crosland Cutters Limited, manufacturers of cutting formes for the cardboard and foam packaging markets, recently installed a second CNC laser-cutting system from Mechtronic Industries Limited, based around the ROFIN DC025 laser source supplied by Rofin-Baasel UK.
The new StarFemto laser from ROFIN uses fibre laser technology to provide cold laser cutting and engraving using Ultrashort Pulse (USP) technology.
As a result of continuing expansion, medical device component manufacturer XL Precision Technologies (XL-PT), based in Stockton-on-Tees in the North-East of England, recently added a second fine tube laser cutting system from Rofin-Baasel UK.
Fibre lasers have established themselves as efficient and reliable tools in industrial production environments. The ROFIN Macro Group has developed this technology even further and is now launching the 3rd generation ROFIN FL Series.
Steven May founded Maygems in Hatton Garden, London, three years ago, after around 30 years’ experience in the jewellery trade.