Every Heaford product is manufactured, commissioned and rigorously tested at our own UK facility to the highest quality standards. We enjoy long-standing partnerships with our component suppliers. Some are local companies who have grown alongside us, others are best in class suppliers, including Siemens, Rexroth, Festo etc. We’re passionate about taking on and supporting apprentices and transferring skills to the next generation.
The FTS is a user-friendly mounter offering reliability in its operation.
We find the AutoMounter extremely easy to use, and the accuracy is amazing. As the number of jobs stored in the memory increases, our mounting times get faster. It was a great decision to purchase from Heaford.
Bulldog Bag Ltd, Canada
We purchased a rotogravure proofing press from Heaford. In our opinion, this is the most reliable on the market. Accuracy and speed of use is excellent.
Technical Manager, Impresos Industriales, Chile
Installing our first Heaford machine has helped us to save 30% in assembly time. Quality and after-sales service are both excellent. Manuals are practical and easy to access.
Bolsa Pac LTDA
Heaford equipment is very long-lasting and reliable. We purchased our first roto-gravure cylinder proofing machine 27 years’ ago, and it is still up and running. Bravo to Heaford!
Colin Chong, CEO
Dindings Engraving, Malaysia
Engineering stability is a critical factor in our decision-making process. UK engineering is a tick in the box for Heaford, and they make a reliable machine that lasts for years.
Leading European Manufacturer of High-Performance Packaging
Heaford is a personable company, caring and very responsive. You don’t get the feeling you’re working with a corporate monster. The real value is about accuracy and precision linked to reliability and confidence.
Leading U.S Packaging Converter
When I get a semi-trained operator on a Heaford machine, they can quickly understand it and mount a plate reliably every time. A strong family business with great people.
Chris Ellison, Director
The robustness of the technology and equipment supplied by Heaford is beyond doubt. It is efficient and simple to operate. We were getting return on our investment from day one of installation.
Sunil Datt, Print Manager
Packaging Technologies Inc, Canada
We’ve just purchased another Heaford. These are great machines and the people at Heaford are a pleasure to work with.
Ken Pizzuco, Chief Supply Chain Officer
Fortis Solutions Group, USA
We’ve enjoyed working with Heaford for 25 years. Their machines are very accurate and problem-free. Their sales team helps us to select the correct options.
James Luttick, Production Improvement Manager
Richdale Plastics Pty Ltd, Australia
We provide a wide range of different installation options depending on the complexity of your machine or upgrade package, and the availability and skill level of your engineers. Some customers buying repeat machines (particularly manual machines) often choose a ‘self-install’ option to reduce the overall investment cost. Typically, they will install whilst referring to the comprehensive installation documents and videos we provide. Options include:
Global Technical Support
At Heaford we’re proud of the longevity of our products, many of which have seen several operators throughout their lifetimes. We’re here to support operators and maintenance teams with spare parts, ongoing technical support and training, to ensure pre-press departments run as efficiently as possible. We offer:
And of course, everyone is always welcome to visit our UK facility for training and to see our equipment being built and tested.