UK based Qualiturn Products Ltd is a perfect example of the productivity increases that can be achieved by the application of advanced IT systems, the use of high-yield machine tools and the adoption of cutting-edge automation technology. In addition to performing day-time manufacturing, the business’ highly efficient working practices allow it to operate ‘lights-out’ throughout each night. Qualiturn has achieved a genuine ‘virtuous circle’. The company’s application of advanced manufacturing techniques has enabled it to realize world-class levels of production efficiencies. These efficiencies have allowed the business to supply very competitive quotes that have resulted in further profitable business. And the profits generated have supported further investments in ever more advanced manufacturing technologies. In addition to earning an excellent reputation for efficiency, another important aspect of Qualiturn’s values can be found in the company’s title. Qualiturn’s quality philosophy is reflected  in all aspects of its activities. Although, as often happens to business’ that achieve substantial upturns in production, the increased amount of Qualiturn parts needing final inspec...