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Weston Beamor gears up for live demonstrations at IJL

Weston Beamor gears up for live demonstrations at IJL

Weston Beamor will use this year’s International Jewellery London to demonstrate its expertise in creating customers’ bespoke pieces using CAD Design, 3D Printing and traditional hand finishing. Richard Vinten, one of the company’s specialist CAD Designers, will be working on the stand throughout the show to demonstrate to visitors how a very rough sketch, or

Gemvision launches upgraded CAD program with time-saving features

Jewellery design software company Gemvision has launched an updated CAD programmed titled Matrix 9. Packed with new time-saving features, Matrix 9 resets the world standard for jewellery design once again, For over 16 years, Matrix users have driven the creative possibilities of CAD. Now, the all new Matrix 9 is ready to help innovate jewellery

Government funded initiative drives Weston Beamor into a new era of casting

Birmingham casting house, 3D printing and bespoke manufacturing company, Weston Beamor, has recently been engaged in a Government funded ‘High Value Manufacturing Catapult’ initiative, working closely with academics at a well-known Midland university, to move its casting processes forward for the next decade. The company has invested heavily in new casting equipment, which is particularly

Weston Beamor joins 007 mission

Birmingham casting-house, 3D printing and bespoke jewellery manufacturing company Weston Beamor has recently been involved in an interesting project for its customer Big Chief Studios – producers of high-quality, limited-edition, collectable figurines.  WB has been 3D printing photo-realistic body parts in resin, specifically heads, hands, and accessories such as guns and gadgets, for Big Chief’s

Three BCU students shortlisted for Weston Beamor design competition

Three Birmingham City University School of Jewellery students have been shortlisted as finalists in an annual design competition run by Weston Beamor. The second year students are studying for a Higher National Diploma in Jewellery and Silversmithing and impressed judges in a competition run by Birmingham-based casting house, 3D printing and bespoke manufacturing company Weston

One of UK’s largest jewellery making and precious metal suppliers recognised for 3D printing

Cooksongold, one of the UK’s largest jewellery making supplier and supplier of precious metals, picked up the award for Excellence in Science and Technology at the Birmingham Post Business Awards 2016 for its Direct Precious Metal 3D Printing technology. The awards, which aim to celebrate success, recognise achievement and highlight the innovative people and companies

WB the Creative Jewellery Group introduces PERA training

40 members of staff at WB The Creative Jewellery Group have volunteered to take part in a Business Improvements Techniques (BIT) course being run for the company by PERA training. Those participating are all based at the Group’s headquarters in Birmingham and are drawn from the precious jewellery brand Domino and from the casting, 3D

Gem-A updates criteria for 2016 Gem Empathy Award

Gem-A has announced the relaunch of the Gem Empathy Award, in partnership with International Jewellery London (IJL) for 2016. In previous years the award has been presented to the Design Gallery IJL exhibitor displaying, in the opinion of the judges, a single piece or collection of jewellery that makes captivating use of one or more

Weston Beamor presents 3D team at Jewellery & Watch

The Birmingham casting house, 3D printing and bespoke manufacturing company Weston Beamor has been showcasing its 3D printing team at Jewellery & Watch. As a demonstration of the company’s prowess in all aspects of model making and rapid prototyping the company has had each and every member of its 16 strong team scanned using sophisticated