MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions provides custom subcontract manufacturing of components, electromechanical assemblies and analytic instruments for the scientific and semiconductor industries to Ultra High Vacuum (UHV) standards. Recent subcontract manufacturing projects include UHV vacuum chamber, vessel & housing fabrication, assembling vacuum systems & vacuum subsystems, and building scientific and analytical instruments.
Our facilities for precision engineering, clean assembly and testing, include a 2,900 square foot, Class 10000 (ISO7) clean room in a 42,000 square foot state-of-the-art factory, staffed by engineers experienced in the special demands of high vacuum manufacturing, clean room assembly and scientific/analytical instrumentation testing.
Our primary markets include scientific & analytical instrumentation, semiconductor deposition control equipment, high precision gas delivery systems and vacuum equipment.
MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions customers receive flexible, efficient and cost-effective engineering and manufacturing services on projects of any size.
MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions began in 1990 as Telvac Engineering, a subcontract manufacturing company supplying machined and welded vacuum components and assemblies for use within analytical instruments and equipment, and later included instrument assembly and testing. In May 2000, Telvac became a UK manufacturing facility for MKS Instruments Inc.
MKS Instruments Inc. is a global provider of instruments, subsystems and process control solutions.
Today, MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions provides custom subcontract manufacture and testing of industrial process equipment, vacuum systems, and analytical & scientific instruments for companies large and small.
Located In Telford, England at the centre of the United Kingdom's national and international distribution network MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions can provide fast delivery to anywhere in the world.
MKS Instruments UK Ltd. - MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions
Stafford Park 7 Telford TF3 3BQ, England
Tel: +44(0) 1952 200664
Fax: +44(0) 1952 200341
Expert Engineering, Custom Subcontract Manufacturing & Project Management
Whether it involves manufacturing components or complete analytical instruments, assembly for ultra high vacuum instrumentation on any scale, MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions delivers results with our extraordinary capabilities:
World-class results require world-class technology. MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions offers a wide range of manufacturing technology to ensure your products are manufactured, assembled and tested in the most effective and efficient manner.
Class 10,000 (ISO 7) clean room and dedicated clean assembly rooms with Class 1000 Laminar Flow benches providing mechanical, electrical and electronic build and test manned by fully skilled personnel
DEA Global CNC CMM
Cirris Easy Touch high voltage cable tester
Tesa Microhite 3D manual CMM
Deltronic DH-216 Optical Comparator
Bespoke electrical and electronic test equipment
A range of height gauges, vernier calipers, micrometers, plain plug gauges, screw ring gauges and screw plug gauges
Mikron HPM1000U 5 AXis Machining Centre
Mikron HPM800U 5 AXis Machining Centre
Mikron VCE600 Pro 4 AXis Machining Centre
Maho DMV103V 4 AXis Machining Centre
Doosan 3100L CNC Lathe
Gildermeister CTx410 with Driven Tooling
xYZ Proturn 425 CNC Lathe with CNC Control
xYZ Proturn 555 CNC Lathe with CNC Control
Harrison Alpha CNC Lathe
Bridgeport, & Protrack Machines
Harrison & Colchester Lathes
Miller Dynasty 220 Dx/350 welders, giving the ability to weld vacuum integral joints in both stainless steel and aluminum
Arc Machines Orbital welder. Full penetration and clean
Tig welds for demanding situations.
Pfeiffer HLT / ASM Leak Detectors to 5 x 10-12mbarl/s
PLC Controlled Ultrasonic Aqueous system (x2)
Chemical Cleaning to full UHV Specifications
Agie Classic 2S - 4 AXis Wire
Fully complimented bench fitting section to support vacuum chamber and equipment manufacture including bead blasting, wet blasting, tube polishing & linishing and TIG mop to remove weld burn.
Down draught bench for orbital sanding of aluminum and stainless components
MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions provided high precision stainless steel and aluminum component machining, management and control of customers preferred supplier base to achieve desired delivery and quality performance, Ultra High Vacuum (UHV) cleaning ensuring contamination free components, Class 10,000 (ISO7) clean assembly room to maintain product cleanliness, electrical and electronic testing to customer specifications, full packaging and delivery to customer's site using dedicated company transport
Initial delivery of first instrument within quoted time, on-going support of spare parts for life of instrument, service, repair, refurbishment and test of sub assembly and complete instruments.
Chambers and manifolds are manufactured to customer drawings and specifications from standard material used in vacuum systems
Emphasis on weld preparation and cleanliness ensuring weld integrity and minimum distortion
Items are cleaned to UHV standards and leak checked to a helium leak rate <10-9mbar l/s and are available for use without any additional cleaning required by the customer.
Recent Milestones at MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions
MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions increases machining flexibility and capacity through the introduction of a Doosan 3100L CNC Lathe
MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions increases machining flexibility and capacity through the introduction of a Doosan Mx2100ST Integrated Turning and Machining Centre
MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions completes expansion of manufacturing facility extending factory space from 25,000 sq ft to 40,000 sq ft
MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions increases machining flexibility and capacity through the introduction of a Mikron HPM800U 5 AXis Machining Centre
MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions improves material handling and control through the installation of a Kardex Remstar Vertical Carousel
MKS Custom Vacuum Solutions also operates an OHSAS 18001 approved health & safety management system demonstrating its commitment to the health, safety and well-being of its employees, visitors and neighbors.