Camloc Motion Control Appoints New Chair Following Last Year’s MBO
Camloc Motion Control, one of the UK’s foremost designers and manufacturers of gas springs and dampers, has announced the appointment of Ewan Wilson as Chairman of Camloc Holdings Limited.
Following an exciting year that saw the business change ownership from American investors to Camloc directors, Andy Hubbard, Julie Barker and Matt Warne in a management buyout, Ewan’s experience as a director with a strong engineering and financial background is being welcomed by the Camloc team.
“Ewan was previously Managing Director of HellermannTyton Data Ltd, a leading UK manufacturer of infrastructure equipment used in copper and fibre communications networks which served major telecoms service providers around the world,” explains Camloc Sales and Marketing Director, Andy Hubbard. “His knowledge and understanding of UK manufacturing, together with his experience in corporate strategy and management consulting, makes him the ideal Chair for our business. I’m confident he’ll play a significant role in helping us achieve our growth plans for the years ahead.”
With exciting new products already in development, Ewan Wilson – from Bedfordshire – is looking forward to lending his expertise to the ambitious Leicester-based business in his new role.
“Camloc is a strong British manufacturing business with quality products and great people,” said Mr Wilson. “I believe they have some excellent opportunities in front of them and I’m very much looking forward to working with the team at Camloc to help them develop the business further.”
How do gas struts work?
At Camloc Motion Control, we design and manufacture a wide range of engineered gas springs, struts and damper solutions to fit your requirements. Whether your project involves, for example, the door of a specialist vehicle or the hidden mechanisms of an operating table, our solutions will help you achieve the range of motion your application requires to work properly.
How to get the most out of your gas strut
At Camloc Motion Control, we’re proud to produce high-quality gas struts and dampers that contribute to manufacturing success in a variety of industries, from medical to aerospace. However, as a manufacturer, we’re heavily investing in the durability, strength and manoeuvrability of our products when they’ve left our factories, which is why we want to share how you can get the most out of your gas struts, improve their lifespan and quickly identify any warning signs that need attention.
How you choose the right gas strut for you and your product
At Camloc Motion Control, we understand that for every kind of project, there is a gas strut that can help you to lift, lower and control. However, there are so many different kinds to choose from. How do you know which type of gas strut you need? If you’re confused by which of our products is right for you, this blog post will help to guide your selection, if you’re still unsure you can visit our products page for each one, or alternatively contact one of our experts.