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Group History

Expert Technologies Group is a global leader for Intelligent Technology Solutions. Specialists in the design, manufacture & delivery of industiral automation, assembly tooling, automated assembly, special purpose machinery and single and multi-robotic cells, including robotic assembly.

First established in 1972, our company has a long and rich history. As you might expect, we’ve gone through various changes and expansions during our many decades of dedicated service. Keep reading below to find out more about the key developments and events in our group’s history!

1972

1st January 1972

1972

Original Company founded as D&M Engineering in Coventry, UK

1991

1st January 1991

1991

Expert began supplying Automation products by Expert Maschinebau to the UK market.

1998

1st January 1998

1998

Expert Group of Businesses Merged Mr Angelo Luciano becomes the Managing Director.

2001

1st January 2001

2001

Expert relocates operations to a purpose built Facility at Banner Park, Coventry.

2002

1st January 2002

2002

Expert accredited with ISO 9001 certification.

2004

1st January 2004

2004

First Bonded framing facility for Lagonda Aston Martin.

2006

1st January 2006

2006

First £1m plus order from JLR for production facilities on the Freelander vehicle including Robotic panoramic roof cell.

2006

2nd January 2006

2006

Trading name changed to Expert Tooling & Automation.

2008

1st January 2008

2008

Expert NE is founded at Teal Farm Park Washington.

2009

1st January 2009

2009

First BIW production line for LDV Maxus Chassis Cab.

2009

2nd January 2009

2009

Expert Tooling & Automation acquires Modular Automation Limited automation specialist for non automotive applications.

2011

1st January 2011

2011

First £1m Plus contract for the Aerospace Industry.

2015

1st January 2015

2015

Construction begins for a new site in the North East of England.

2018

2nd January 2018

2018

Expert & SH Corporation form a Joint Venture in Shanghai, China. Expert China Established in Hefei City, Anhui Province, China.

2019

1st January 2019

2019

Expert Tooling & Automation’s Midlands operations expand and move to a new purpose built facility at 30 Sayers Drive, Lyons Park, Coventry.

2019

3rd January 2019

2019

Expert Automation Technology GmbH is Established in Riedstadt, Germany.

2020

2nd January 2020

2020

Expert PLC Established.

2021

1st January 2021

2021

The Expert Technologies Group is formed. An exciting development to bring together the global experience & knowledge from several organisations and multiple industry experts under one new group identity.

2021

3rd January 2021

2021

Expert Tooling & Automation is announced as the first Group subsidiary & rebranded as Expert Technologies UK.

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