About Laureate Precision Engineering Ltd

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Laureate Precision Engineering Ltd

Precision Engineering for Suffolk, Cambridge and Uk

Chesterton Light Engineering ltd and Cambmac Engineering Ltd have merged. The company is now known as Laureate Precision Engineering Ltd.

Cambmac Engineering Ltd

Cambmac Limited, established near March in Cambridgeshire in 1977 as a purveyor of manual & CNC machined components. The business moved to its current location in 1983 and continued to grow. Tesserrae Holdings acquired Cambmac and became a wholly owned subsidiary in 2013.

Chesterton Light Engineering Ltd

Founded in 1973 to produce quality machined components. Then in 1989 Chris Honey and Stuart Woor acquired the company and increased its customer base and in addition, its level of service. Twelve years later Chesterton Light Engineering Ltd moved to Newmarket, Suffolk. With an increased floor area it has allowed them to expand even further. They now work with clients throughout Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and the UK.

In September 2016 The two companies merged. The new owner Andrew Fotheringham formed Laureate Precision Engineering Ltd. We now embark on a new journey.


Laureate Precision Engineering Ltd are very focused on investment.

In 2017 we will be looking to expand our staff knowledge, machine capabilities, capacity and services we offer to our client base. This will include new 4 & 5 axis CNC Milling machines, CNC lathes with driven tooling and we are also looking at Laser cutting facilities.

 What Laureate Precision Engineering Ltd Do

Laureate Precision Engineering ltd specialise in all aspects of high end quality CNC precision engineering such as CNC milling, CNC turning, sheet metal work, fabrication, welding, design and rapid prototyping in a wide variety of materials. So whether you need one component or a thousand, we are your one stop shop for all your subcontracting needs.

Who They Work With

LPE Ltd work with companies from many industries such as….

  • medical
  • pharmaceutical
  • science
  • printing
  • automation
  • product development
  • R&D
  • robotics
  • catering industries

These are just a small selection of the types of industries we work with, we actively encourage working in as many industries as possible so we can gain better product knowledge, ultimately improving the end product to our customers.


Their goal is to build a good solid working relationship and hopefully be able to help your business.  The company provides businesses with a professional and friendly service at a cost effective price. With expert staff on hand, it ensures clients get their precision components on time and of the highest quality, in turn leading to a more efficient service and better revenues for the customer.

If you would like more information about our CNC high precision engineering services, please call 01638 666618, or visit our workshop in Newmarket, Suffolk.