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Farnborough Airshow’s Unique Offering

The Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) is an exciting opportunity for everyone in the aerospace community as it brings together producers, supplies, executives and consumers. By engaging with every aspect of the industry, the FIA provides a real sense of where...

Farnborough Airshow Flight List 2018

This year the Farnborough International Airshow has 150 aircraft lined up to demonstrate over 5 hours of unforgettable flying. With 80,000 visitors expected this weekend, the FIA is sure to be an unmissable event for the aerospace community. There will be a mix of...

Farnborough 2018

Excitement is building as preparations are underway for  the Farnborough International Airshow trade show in Farnborough, England, from the 16th-20th of July. More than 1,500 exhibitors from 52 countries will be participating in the Air Show that has over 70,000sqm of...

Exciting Development

Takumi has recently broken ground on an extension at our location in Raheen Business Park Limerick, this extension will increase the factories size by over a third. This new space will ensure that Takumi has the capacity to be at the forefront of precision...

Takumi’s Newest Investment

Here at Takumi, we are continuously making steps towards a brighter, more efficient and innovative future. Our investment strategies have lead us to  purchase our next exciting asset; a large capacity 5-axis vertical machining Centre. This machine specialises in...

Takumi’s Added Capacity

  Takumi is excited to announce the purchase of a new full 5-Axis Vertical MILLING Machine. The stroke of the machine is 630 x 560 x 510mm, with a 60 tool-changer. At Takumi, we are committed to making the highest quality components, and to supplying the best service...

Takumi’s Success in the International Spotlight

WMT, the German tooling group, posted a feature article in September 2017 highlighting Takumi’s breakthrough into the international aerospace market. This positive international coverage demonstrates the impact Takumi is having on the aerospace sector in Ireland and...

Takumi Set to Expand Facilities

We are delighted to announce that Takumi Precision Engineering has been granted permission to expand its facilities at Raheen Business Park in Limerick. We will start construction in Q1 2018. Limerick City and County Council have granted Takumi Precision Engineering...

Aerospace Sector Hold Networking Event in Limerick

Ballyneety Golf Club in Limerick recently saw the gathering of the leading manufactures in the Irish aerospace industry. The event focused on growing opportunities in the Irish Aviation, Aerospace, MRO and Leasing sectors. Hosted by ADS Ireland – the Irish arm of the...

Mid-West Lean Network Workshop at Takumi

Takumi recently hosted a Mid-West Lean Network Workshop attended by almost 40 lean practitioners from 15 companies in the region. In a recent article on the Shannon Chamber website Managing Director of Takumi, Gerry Reynolds, explains how the company adapted Lean...

Takumi Embraces Industry 4.0

A strategic partnership has been formed by Takumi Precision, Grattan Computers, ECi M1 & L.I.T. to bring Industry 4.0 technology to SME’s involved in precision engineering manufacturing.  This collaboration brings together the essential elements of Industry 4.0,...