Bunting Magnetics to Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Bunting Magnetics first storefront

On August 3rd, 2019, Bunting Magnetics Co. will be celebrating its 60th anniversary as a company. Bunting Magnetics Co. is an industry leader in the design, manufacture, and sales of cutting-edge magnetic equipment used in applications such as magnetic separation, metal detection, conveyor systems, and magnetic printing cylinders. The main industries the company serves include…

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Manufacturing Success in 2018

Bunting Magnetics Europe

Bunting Magnetics Europe Announce Sales Growth 2018 proved to be one of our most successful years.  In the twelve months, our European operation experienced 25% sales growth on 2017. “We achieved a great deal in 2018,” explained our Managing Director, Simon Ayling.  “The growth is a result of continued investment right across the business.” The…

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Engineering Excellence at the Engineering Design Show

Bunting stand at the Engineering Design Show

Magnetic Technology Attracts Visitors The depth of British engineering and manufacturing expertise was apparent at this year’s Engineering Design Show (Ricoh Arena, Coventry, UK, 17-18 October 2018).  For Bunting, the show provided a great opportunity to showcase magnet expertise. “Engineering magnetic solutions is such a specialist area,” explained Matthew Swallow, Bunting’s Magnet Applications Engineer.  “We…

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Magnets, Quality and the Environment

Denis Elkins

Bunting’s Quality Assurance Manager, Denis Elkins, discusses the importance of successfully transitioning to the latest incarnations of the international standards for Quality (ISO9001:2015) and the Environment (ISO14001:2015). “Bunting has held the ISO9001 Quality Standard since May 2005 and the ISO14001 Environmental standard since February 2002.  Adapting our business operation to comply with the new standards…

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UK Magnetics Society conference on Non Rotating Machines

Non Rotating Machines

Propulsion Actuation or Levitation With Magnets Matthew Swallow, our Technical Sales Engineer for Magnets and Magnetic Assemblies, recently attended the UK Magnetic Society’s event on Non-Rotating Machines. As the UK Magnetic Society acknowledge, providing propulsion, actuation or levitation requires unique machines and advanced control techniques.  It also presents its own set of challenges.  The seminar,…

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Bunting Acquires Master Magnets

Old mastermag building

UK Magnetic Manufacturer Joins Global Bunting Operation In a momentous agreement, Bunting® Magnetics Co. announces the signing of an agreement to acquire Master Magnets Ltd.  Master Magnets is a UK-based manufacturer of magnetic separation equipment.  Based in Redditch, United Kingdom, Master Magnets Ltd manufactures an extensive range of permanent and electro magnetic separation equipment, and…

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Magnets Help Santa Deliver Presents

Father Christmas

Every year, Santa Claus is faced with the seemingly impossible challenge of delivering presents to children around the world in one night.  Thankfully, his task is made so much easier by using Magnet technology.   Magnets Help Reindeer Fly Eddy Current technology is what actually makes Reindeer fly.  Each Reindeer wears aluminium horse shoes.  The…

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A Review of UK Magnetics Society 30th Ewing Lecture

UK Magnetics Society 30th Ewing Lecture

Even James Bond Gets Mentioned in the Magnet World The Ewing event brings together the most knowledgeable magnetics experts in the UK and the 2016 event, held on the 30th November 2016, was sponsored by Bunting Magnetics Europe.  Matthew Swallow, one of our Bunting Technical Sales team was in attendance and gave us this report.…

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Do Magnets Lose Strength Over Time

Bunting Magnetics Pull Test Kit

It is a question we frequently get asked:  When will the Magnetic Separator start losing its magnetic strength?  In normal operating conditions, a magnetic separator will not lose any magnetic strength.  However, there are occasions when other factors do affect the magnetic strength.  Such instances include: The use of bonded Rare Earth Magnets. These are lower…

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Magnets Vital for Recycling

The strength of magnets

Magnets play a fundamental role in recycling and waste management.  They enable the recovery or removal of metals such as steel and aluminium.  And this is not a recent phenomenon.  Magnets have been used in recycling for centuries.  Certainly, modern day electro and permanent magnets have been a common feature of many recycling plants since…

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