Bradley Greenwood Appointed Bunting’s European Sales Manager

Simon Ayling with Bradley Greenwood

The appointment of Bradley Greenwood as Bunting’s European Sales Manager is in response to continued sales growth in technical magnetics and magnetising equipment.  Bradley heads up a sales team and representative network covering the whole of Europe. Bradley Greenwood joins Bunting to continue his distinguished sales and engineering career with high-tech equipment manufacturers.  His career…

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David Hocking Appointed Bunting-Berkhamsted General Manager

David Hocking -Berkhamsted General Manager

In one of several changes to Bunting’s European management team, David Hocking has been promoted to the position of General Manager at Bunting-Berkhamsted. David’s promotion comes just over a year after being appointed Operations Manager.  David has held a range of customer facing, purchasing and quality roles since joining Bunting in 2012.  As Operations Manager,…

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Bunting’s European Sales Reach Record High

Bunting manufacturing facility at Berkhamsted

Magnet and magnetics specialist Bunting-Berkhamsted reported record sales for 2022.  The operation, which includes online magnet retailer eMagnets, and soft magnetics specialist MagDev, saw sales growth across the product portfolio, particularly in bespoke magnet assemblies and magnetising equipment. “Increasing our sales in a year of material shortages and price increases reflects the number of specialist…

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34th Ewing Event: The Road to Fusion

UK Magnetics Society Ewing Event 2022

Matthew Swallow, Bunting’s Technical Products Manager and Vice Chair of the UK Magnetics Society, reports on the society’s 34th Ewing Event held at the University of York in the UK in December 2022 and sponsored by Bunting. The 2022 Ewing Event was entitled ‘The Road to Fusion’ and looked at the magnetic technologies involved in…

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Bunting-Berkhamsted Review 2022

Bunting-Berkhamsted 2022 Review

2022 turned out to be a rollercoaster of a year.  Early post-pandemic positivity was quelled when Russia invaded neighbouring Ukraine, an unacceptable act of aggressive that caused the world’s economy to shudder.  As a result, there was a rise in both material and energy costs.  During the year both Neodymium and Ferrite raw materials rose…

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Medical Magnet Spotlight: Magnets and Cochlear Implants

Cochlear Implants

Magnets feature in a wide range of medical applications including heart pumps, surgical tools, hearing aids, and cochlear implants.  A cochlear implant is a surgically implanted neuroprosthesis that provides a person who has moderate-to-profound sensorineural hearing loss with sound perception.  Unlike hearing aids, which amplify sounds, cochlear implants bypass damaged areas of the ear and…

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Magnetic Sensors Optimise Oil Well Drilling

Magnetic Sensors Optimise Oil Well Drilling

The oil and gas industry continually develops new reserves to meet global energy demands.  Irrespective of the focus on growing energy production from renewable sources, fossil fuels continue to play an important role in providing energy for power stations and transport. There are many drilling challenges when accessing new reserves.  New wells are drilled deeper;…

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Robert Bunting Appointed Bunting® President and CEO

Robert Bunting with Bob Bunting

Robert Bunting follows in the footsteps of his grandfather and father with his appointment as Bunting’s President and Chief Executive Officer.  On the 1st October 2022, Robert succeeded his father, Bob Bunting, in overseeing the continued growth of the global Bunting group.  Bob Bunting assumes the position of Chairman. Bunting® is one of the world’s leading…

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Coatings for Neodymium Magnets

Coatings for Neodymium Magnets

Nearly every neodymium magnet will be plated or coated and, as the most powerful permanent magnet available, they are used in many different applications. However, they possess physical characteristics that require them to be plated or coated in order to protect them from damage. In their raw form, neodymium magnets are quite brittle, and as…

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Cenex-LCV 2022 Review

Bunting at Cenex-LCV 2022

Cenex-LCV is the UK’s premier low carbon vehicle event, held at UTAC in Bedfordshire, UK (7-8 September 2022).  Our Matthew Swallow, our Technical Product Manager reviews the 2022 event. Promoting a Low Carbon Vehicle Future “The Low Carbon Vehicle Exhibition of 2022 perfectly lived up to its name. This year there were vehicles using every…

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