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Hempstead & Johnson Ltd

Precision Engineering Services

Hempstead & Johnson are one of the UK’s leading precision machining specialists supplying services to all industries

Precision Engineering services to industry

Our factory in Buckinghamshire is equipped with the latest in CNC technology, providing guaranteed fast turnaround and low-cost CNC machining services for small or large quantities of precision components.

About Us

The company has been in the business of providing local machining and tool making services since 1964 when it was called Johnson Engineering.

In 1969 it became Hempstead & Johnson and added a service of providing machining capacity to items subcontracted out by Broom & Wade.

Today it has a large array of machining services and supplies a customer base all over the UK and Europe from its High Wycombe base.

Whether your needs are for a one-off prototype or batch production, H&J have the knowledge and experience to deliver a fast, cost-effective solution.

Benefits of working with us

If you require precision machining of individual parts or small batches of components you are sure to find a service to suit you in our portfolio.

Hempstead and Johnson offer you much more than a sub-contract manufacturing facility.

We provide a complete manufacturing service from design advice, through prototyping and onwards to high volume production if required.

We offer a speedy service including provision of a flexible delivery along with full traceability on finished components.

We have close working relationships with our clients to develop their ideas and products from inception to production.

Competitive Pricing

All manufacturing is carried out in our High Wycombe premises. We pride ourselves on our efficiency and pass the cost savings onto our customers.

UKAS Approachable Registered

10469 – ISO 9001

Machining Capacity List

The following is a list of our current machines. If you would like to find out more about a particular machining capacity please contact us.


CNC Lathes

  • Gildemeister 400
  • Hass TL3

CNC machining Centres

  • Gildemeister 63V
  • Gildemeister 103V
  • Hurco BMC 30
  • Hurco BMC 30HT

Centre Lathe

  • Colchester Triumph 2000

Milling Machines

  • TOS Vertical
  • TOS universal

Jig Borer

  • Burkhardt Hyop 80 – 48″ X 30″

Vertical Borer

  • Webster & Bennett 60″

Drilling Machines

  • Asquith Radial
  • Coburn High-Speed Spindle for Ceramic Drilling
  • Pillar Drill for Ceramic Drilling
  • Pillar Drills (X4)

Grinding Machines

  • Jones & Shipman 540 Surface
  • Europa 7530
  • Jones & Shipman 310
  • Jones & Shipman 310T
  • Jones & Shipman 1300 Universal
  • Jones & Shipman 1314 Universal (X2)
  • Ribbon 800 Universal
  • Lumsden 48″ Plough
  • Clarkson Cutter
  • Walter Cutter with control spiral
  • Dorman 108 Drill – Grinder


  • Guyson Shotblast Cabinet
  • Startrite Bandsaw
  • Power Cut-off saw
  • 20-ton Hydraulic Mills Press

Measuring Equipment

  • Brown & Sharpe 454 CMM
  • Projector
  • Surface Measurement
  • Instron Hardness Tester


Need More Information?

For a free quote, or to find out more about any of our precision engineering services, call us now on 01494 444971, or