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Star GB Reveal New Headquarters
With Special Open House

With no small amount of excitement, Star GB are delighted to announce the opening of their new UK headquarters. To mark this long-awaited occasion,...


GWR Fasteners: Diversifying Engineering
with Star GB

Shropshire-based fasteners distributor, GWR Fasteners, recently expanded their offering to include manufacture of difficult-to-source components with the help of sliding head lathe specialists Star...


Open House Details Revealed
for Autumn 2015

Following the success of this summer’s technology event, Star GB are delighted to announce their Autumn Open House for 2015. Coming this October to...


Star GB Share Their Knowledge
at Technology Days

For this year’s on-site events, we took a slight departure from our regular open house events and introduced our first Technology Days. Intended to...


Star GB Announce New Sliding Head
Discovery Event

Star Micronics Ltd are excited to announce the launch of a new type of event for 2015. Beginning this coming June, Star will be...


Adam Thomas Completes First Year
as Service Manager

Star Micronics GB are happy to announce the first anniversary of Adam Thomas as our Service Manager. Adam has served the company for over...


Star’s contribution to the rise of DKW

DKW Engineering, a family-owned business specializing in the manufacture of precision-engineered components, is celebrating its 45-year anniversary in the industry. Managing Director, Nick Iacobucci,...


WLR Precision Engineering

We recently paid a visit to Nottingham-based WLR Precision Engineering to speak to Kevin Callon about his Star sliders. Here’s what he had to...


SW-12R II Sliding Head Lathe Demonstration

The latest 12mm turning centre from Star GB is the SW-12R II. With impressive features including twin platens for optimal simultaneous capability and8-station back...


ST-20 Sliding Head Lathe Demonstration

This video demonstrates the capabilities of the brand new ST-20 sliding head lathe from Star Micronics. This exciting new machine boasts powerful simultaneous front...

ST-38 Small

ST-38 Technical Review

Star GB’s flagship machine, the ST-38 established itself as the centre of attention at the recent MACH 2014 exhibition, appeasing engineers from all industry...


      Why not see what all the fuss is about?

STOP PRESS: The SR-20R IV appeared in PES Magazine post MACH. Read full review online here.  The innovative SR-20R IV type B with B-axis...


Star GB Lead UK Sales of Sliding Head Lathes in 2013

2013 was an exciting year in UK manufacturing. New advancements in sliding head lathe technology continue to push the limits of accuracy, productivity, and...


More Details of Star’s MACH 2014 Appearance

Star GB are pleased to announce more details of our upcoming appearance at Mach 2014, the UK’s largest event for Manufacturing Technologies. Fresh from...


Star Customer, Webtec continue to invest

Webtec continues to invest in manufacturing with addition of a new machine tool to make parts for their hydraulic measurement and control products This...


2013 year end review

As 2013 draws to a close, we at Star GB have been reflecting on the year’s events and the successes we’ve been fortunate enough...


Finance Options Available with Star GB

Final Quarter Finance Options As we enter the final quarter of 2013, which has been an eventful year for us at Star Micronics, we...


Star showcases partners

Star GB’s relationship with their partners has always been strong but it continues to grow. At their recent Open House Star took the chance...


Star GB’s Open House Event a Success

The recent Open House event at Star Micronics GB’s Derbyshire headquarters has yielded enormous success for the company. From the 22nd to the 24th...


Star Micronics Release New SV-38R Sliding Head Lathe

Star Micronics are excited to announce the release of their latest sliding head lathe. Due for global release in April 2014, the SV-38R represents...


More Young Engineering Talent

World-leading sliding head lathe manufacturers Star GB, who have long been renowned for their innovation and forward-thinking culture, are forging ahead in their mission...


Prize Draw News

As part of a recent Open House event, Star GB held a prize draw among attendees. The prizes consisted of vouchers which three winners...


Star Open House 2013 Invite

The return of our successful Open House is just around the corner. Again, we are pleased to invite you to come and find out...


Investing in the Future

Star Micronics GB, suppliers of sliding head lathes are leading the way in nurturing a new breed of precision engineering talent in the UK....


Star Purchase Options

With the manufacturing industry being one of the recession’s biggest victims, advantages like increased productivity and higher output accuracy are nothing but a distant...