Company Introduction


The Bifurcated & Tubular Rivet Company operates as a division of Aylesbury Automation Limited and as such is a well established and securely financed British company, privately owned and at the forefront of technology. The factory is located in Aylesbury and combines all the necessary resources under one roof, with a total floor space of approximately 12,000 sq.ft.

The Company

The Bifurcated & Tubular Rivet Company (circa 1892), launched the now parent Company, Aylesbury Automation Limited, in 1961 - Yes AAL is 50 years young!. Aylesbury Automation quickly grew to become the leading automation company in the UK - a position it still maintains. The company is a fully resourced business which offers a total package of highly knowledgeable and experienced sales, design, workshop and service personnel, who combine together to provide the most viable solution to our customers manufacturing problems - all soundly based on ISO 9001:2008 accreditation. The company has also been accredited with the Investors in People award, through which the contribution made by all personnel is recognised and their development and training is maintained.

It follows therefore that a culture of continuous improvement in people and product is adopted and this enables the business to adapt quickly and manage inevitable change, thereby maintaining its leading position.

Company Expertise

Over the company's long history, it has responded to market place requirements and gained vast experience in the application of factory automation throughout almost every type of industry, and tackled almost all their associated manufacturing problems - from solving production bottlenecks to increasing capacity and reducing costs. These solutions range from a tooled vibration parts feeder through to automated feed systems, assembly equipment and special purpose machines. The company's core products include a full range of sophisticated vibratory parts feeders, linear feeders and rivet setting machines, supported by additional ancillary equipment. The business runs a full IT capability, with networked computer systems and sophisticated CAD stations.

Company Aims

The Company consults with each customer to provide the most viable and economic solution, to solve each specific manufacturing problem. By installing high quality equipment, built by best practice, to help make industry more competitive.


The company has been awarded the following accolades:

  • 1989 First registration of BS EN ISO 9001 : 1994 - Quality Management System
  • 2000 First registration of Investors In People
  • 2000 Aylesbury Business Excellence Awards - First Place International Trade Award
  • 2003 First registration of BS EN ISO 9001 : 2000 - Quality Management System
  • 2004 Apprentice Young Learner 2004 - Foundation Modern Apprenticeship Award
  • 2007 Accepted for membership of The British Automation & Robot Association
  • 2008 Accepted for membership of The Confederation of British Metalformers
  • 2008 Bucks Ambassadors Awards - Innovation Award
  • 2009 Accepted for membership of The Process and Packaging Machinery Association