When you think of York, your first thoughts are probably of the grand York Minster, ancient walls, tourists, boutique shops and Vikings. You’d be forgiven for overlooking the vast number of businesses which contribute to the economy by way of manufacturing. With all the recent news coverage of the steel sector collapsing, you’d also be forgiven […]
3D printing is the process of creating three dimensional solid objects from a digital (CAD) file using an additive process. Additive processes create objects by laying down successive layers until the object is complete. This is different to subtractive manufacturing – which is what we do – where sections are removed from a larger object […]
As a process-led field, adding value to raw materials by turning them into products through the use of machinery and manpower, manufacturing offers a diverse range of jobs from a wide range of engineering disciplines. Engineers working in manufacturing businesses are responsible for the safe and efficient planning, management and maintenance of production methods, machinery […]
Lasers are at the epicentre of Yorkshire Profiles’ business. However, outside of this, the internet is littered with videos demonstrating the “use” of lasers in day-to-day life. With this in mind, in a world where cats and lasers quite happily co-existed, one person simply had to ask the one question that changed everything: what would […]
Laser technology has transformed and improved our lives in thousands of different ways – from the entertainment we enjoy, to the way we shop, and the treatment we receive in hospitals.
If you’re a regular reader of our blogs, you’ll know we keep up to date with how lasers impact on our day to day lives. From something as simple as a light sensor, to space exploration, there are a number of ways that laser technology has revolutionised the way we live – however, there’s a […]
Here at Yorkshire Profiles, a large proportion of our bread and butter, so to speak, comes from offering our wide range of laser cutting services to our numerous clients. We’re masters of our trade as well as being thought-leaders, and we don’t just achieve this through our fantastic proficiency – it’s our passion that sets […]