Coldred Road
Parkwood Industrial Estate
ME15 9XX
01622 678143

The Advanced Tooling Systems Group of companies has been supplying innovative and leading edge machinery around the globe since 1979. With 3-manufacturing sites in the South East of England and employing over 75-people our award winning manufacturing capabilities ensure your product is produced to the highest standard (ISO9001).

Continuous investment and development in the very latest technologies and machine control ensures that our equipment provides the very best 'return of investment' available.

The ATS Packaging division specialises in the design and manufacture of packaging line machinery for the household goods, personal care, agro-chemical, petro-chemical, food & beverage, cosmetic and pharmaceutical sectors.

Our range of Linear filling and capping machines combine flexibility with minimal format change-parts. With a variety of different container handling systems including product gating, scroll feeding or 'continuous move' control.

Our range of Rotary filling and capping machines offer higher output speed for more dedicated production requirements and can be combined in a single machine system to offer a Monobloc solution.

We have advanced solutions for the automatic feeding and sorting of all types of packaging industry products including containers, caps, dispensing pumps, spray triggers, vials, stoppers, syringes etc.

From container unscrambling, liquid filling, closure feeding & tightening to ‘end of line’ packing equipment an ATS Packaging solution offers a single source system provider of pedigree that will exceed your expectations.

Management Personnel

  • Managing Director Adrian Gander
  • Finance Director Keith Best
  • Technical Director Mark Terry
  • Group Sales Manager Matt Kerby
  • Engineering Project Manager Rob Ward
  • Service & After Sales Manager Dominic Cust
  • Manufacturing Manager Steve Holt
  • Accounts Administrator Cara Davidson
  • Technical Sales Manager - Packaging Richard Aitchison

Products Supplied

Capping Machines (UK):
Capping machines for the closure of all types of caps, dispensing pumps and spray triggers. With a variety of tightening solutions including magnetic hysteresis clutch or advanced servo-controlled closing technologies.

Servo controlled tightening options include configurable electronic cam lift with calibrated torque tightening and force control for the most critical closing applications.

Our range includes stand alone modules for manual placement of containers, linear container feeding for lower output but a more flexible approach and higher speed rotary machines for output speeds up to 240upm.

Fully certified Ex versions are available for intrinsically safe environments.
Bottle Unscrambling Machines (UK):
Unscrambling and sorting systems to automatically and carefully deliver your plastic product to the production line with consideration for quick format change-over and speeds of up to 500upm.

Designed and built to comply with FDA, CGMP, UL and Ex regulations.
Closure Feeding Systems (UK):
A range of high speed cap, dispensing pump and spray trigger feeding solutions to deliver closures to your existing cap tightening system.

Designed and built to comply with FDA, CGMP, UL and Ex regulations.
Feeding & Sorting Systems (UK):
A range of high speed feeding systems for all types of cosmetic and pharmaceutical products including vials, syringes, stoppers, actuators and valves.

Solutions include robotic positioning, vibratory bowl and centrifugal feeding systems with careful consideration for the protection of your product.

Designed and built to comply with FDA, CGMP, UL and Ex regulations.
Special Purpose Machinery (UK):
Our in house design team are experts in the supply of special purpose equipment for most industries including bespoke packaging equipment needs.

With almost 50-years of experience our solutions combine automated conveyors, feeding, sorting, assembly, robotics and vision inspection systems.
Turn-key Packaging Line Solution Provider (UK):
Together with our established network of partners we can provide fully integrated turn-key packaging line solutions.

These solutions include bottle unscramblers, cap / pump / trigger feeding systems, advanced closure tightening systems, advanced liquid filling solutions with bench top / linear / rotary systems available, check-weighing, metal detection, labelling and end of line cartoning / packing / palletising.

Overseas Reps

Overseas representation

GMS Customised Feeding Systems (PMZ Group):
One of Europe's most established manufacturers for mechanical feeding and sorting of products for the Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic industries. Equipment includes vibratory bowl feeding, centrifugal sorting systems, robotic positioning, bottle unscramblers and cap / pump / trigger delivery systems.
UK Reps

Companies represented in the UK

GMS Customised Feeding Systems (PMZ Group), Spain:
One of Europe's most established product feeding system manufacturers for the Household, Personal Care, Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic industries.
Trade names

Trade names

  • ATS Automation
  • ATS Mouldings
  • ATS Packaging

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