Precision machine components - at a very competitive price. Accord Delivers!
Accord Precision ( ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 ) specialist manufacturer of precision machined components using modern CNC lathes and mills with statistical process control (SPC) ensuring consistent quality products.
We supply Just in Time to major manufacturers including Fisher & Paykel in NZ, USA and Asia.
We provide price benefits to the Australian market being a low cost base New Zealand component manufacturer.
Accord is one of the largest Australasian machine shops using specialty bronze, brass, aluminium, plastic, steel and stainless steel including forgings and castings.
The product range includes bronze bushes, marine fittings, agricultural/automotive parts and suppliers of whiteware, homeware and tapware parts. Include niche, precision components with tight tolerances, specialty metals requiring impeccable quality.
A variety of finishings are offered including chrome, zinc/gold passivate, electroless nickel, powdercoating, anodizing, electro-polishing, allodyne, pickling and bead blasting.
Our Design team use Solidworks/SolidCam enabling customer's CAD drawings or models to be imported to produce drawings facilitating the efficient, cost effective manufacture of products.
Mass production and niche runs of precision componentry require consistency quality control. First Off checks ensure key characteristics meet specifications thereafter regular checks give immediate and reliable process data (with the aid of charted SPC).
Accord’s plant and equipment includes:
• 17 CNC Lathes
• 9 CNC Milling Machines
• 8 Multi-spindle Lathes
• 26 Single-spindle Lathes
• Centreless Grinding
Accord supplies QUALITY components, on TIME at the agreed PRICE. We commit to continuous improvement.
Need an immediate quotation for your design or to enhance, redesign or reduce product cost. Call us.
Small runs or mass production, quick turn around development time for new products with ongoing support– we can do it. Component Cost Reduction Audit conducted annually for all key clients.
Established early 1973 with 60 permanent staff working in a 25000 sq. foot factory. Customers are large Fortune 500 to small niche manufacturing companies. We export 35% of output specialising in the manufacture of precision machined components made from brass, bronze, aluminium, steel, stainless steel and plastics.
Why customers choose Accord
Our totally professional approach to service set us apart. From design to pricing, every step of the process is diligently monitored. Significant investment in new equipment, including 9 new CNC lathes and 5 CXNC mills gives flexibility. We work closely with our suppliers, ensuring we get good raw material from the start and all products go through comprehensive review. Matt McConnel of Fisher & Paykel says "In our business, success depends on precision. There is little room for variation. Accord exceed our expectations”
Accord’s engineers consult directly with clients, and create drawings using Solidworks and Solidcam. The tooling designed on CAD and CNC programmes creates machining codes quickly and accurately. Our tool room produces tooling, jigs and fixtures. Staff are aware of the importance of keeping strictly to delivery dates. Finished components are washed and packed daily, date stamped to provide traceability and consolidated for shipment. Regular measurements of selected characteristics are carried out using the Statistical Process Control (SPC) system.
Awards and other acknowledgements
The company is certified to the AS/NZS ISO9001:1994 registered supplier programme in March 1993 and is ISO14001 certified. Accord has received supplier of the year awards on numerous occasions from a number of companies including Fisher & Paykel.