CoMech's RISQS Success

17th September 2020

We are thrilled to announce that CoMech Metrology have passed the latest RISQS (Rail Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme) audit with flying colours.

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World Metrology Day 2020

20th May 2020

World Metrology Day has returned to mark the anniversary of the signing of the Metre Convention on this day in 1875.

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HAV Testing at CoMech Metrology

9th April 2020

The dedicated team of engineers at CoMech Metrology are on hand to perform Hand Arm Vibration testing for your assets.

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An Important Update From Our M.D

25th March 2020

An important update from our Managing Director Matthew Pallett.

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Matthew Pallett Officially Appointed as Managing Director

21st February 2020

We are pleased to announce that Matthew Pallett has now officially been appointed as Managing Director.

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Five Reasons Why You Should Make the MiniProf Switch

10th January 2020

The MiniProf instruments are renowned for their accuracy and their universal solutions they bring to the world’s railways. But why should you make the switch for a MiniProf unit?

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CoMech Celebrating One Year MiniProf Agency

6th January 2020

We are pleased to announce the success of our MiniProf UK and Ireland agency as we complete our first year.

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Christmas Closing Times 2019

9th December 2019

Over the festive period, CoMech Metrology will be closing on Tuesday 24th December and will reopen on Thursday 2nd January.

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CoMech Cyber Essentials Certification Renewed

22nd November 2019

CoMech are Cyber Essentials certified for the third year running.

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Maintec Only One Month Away

26th September 2019

With a month to go until Maintec opens its doors to the maintenance sector, we are looking forward to showing prospective clients and suppliers the core services behind CoMech.

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WRI on the Horizon

23rd September 2019

With a little over a month until the annual Wheel Rail Interaction conference in Vienna, we are looking forward to attending in partnership with measurement technology leader Greenwood Engineering.

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CoMech to Attend WRI Conference in October

3rd September 2019

We are delighted to announce that CoMech Metrology will be attending the Annual Wheel Rail Interaction Conference in Vienna on 29-31 October.

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CoMech to Exhibit at Maintec 2019

28th August 2019

We are delighted to announce that we will be exhibiting at the technology and maintenance-centred event. Maintec will be held at the NEC in Birmingham from 30-31 October.

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CoMech are Raising Money for Treetops Hospice Care

18th July 2019

We are pleased to announce that members of the CoMech team will be partaking in the KAPOW! Superhero Challenge on September 1 for Treetops Hospice Care.

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CoMech to Supply New Norbar Torque Checkers to the Rail Industry

4th July 2019

Norbar have released a new phase of torque checkers and we are very pleased to announce that we will be supplying them to our valued customers from August 1.

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Traceability in Metrology

3rd July 2019

In the last of our metrology explanative articles, we will be diving into the subject of traceability and how it fares regarding metrology and our practices.

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Debugging Asset Management

28th June 2019

CoMech Metrology are launching a new YouTube series about their in-house and cloud-based asset management system.

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Why is Metrology Important?

11th June 2019

In our previous articles, we have explained what metrology is and how it is used regarding the SI units and how we use tensile machines to carry out force testing and calibration.

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Tensile Units Explained

31st May 2019

In our previous article ‘How is Metrology Used?’, we explained how metrology is applied regarding calibration with the associated procedures.

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How is Metrology Used?

28th May 2019

In our previous articles, we explained what metrology is and how the SI units come into play. In case you missed them, we explained that metrology is essentially the science of measurement, while the SI units are the defined units of measurement within the metric system we use.

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CoMech's Railtex Reflection

22nd May 2019

After months of planning and preparation, CoMech attended the bi-annual Railtex exhibition at the NEC last week.

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World Metrology Day 2019

20th May 2019

World Metrology Day has returned, to mark the anniversary of the signing of the Metre Convention on this day in 1875.

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CoMech to Release New Version of Asset Management Software

7th May 2019

With Railtex officially less than a week away, we are in the final stages of preparation.

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Timeless Tramways and New Technologies

16th April 2019

The transport infrastructure is at the beating heart of Britain, and the heritage of the tramway is embroiled in its rich tapestry.

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SI Units Explained

2nd April 2019

In this article, we delve deeper into metrology regarding the defined SI units, the upcoming redefinition and what it means for CoMech.

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What is Metrology?

20th March 2019

You probably know more about metrology than you think. Not to be confused with meteorology, which involves studying the atmosphere, metrology is in fact the science of measurement.

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CoMech On-Route to Railtex 2019

31st January 2019

We are pleased to announce that CoMech Metrology will be exhibiting at Railtex, the largest rail exhibition in the UK.

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Christmas Closing Times 2018

10th December 2018

Over the festive period, CoMech Metrology will be closing from 12pm on Friday 21st December and will re-open on Wednesday 2nd January.

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Matthew Pallet Takes on New Role as Company Secretary

7th December 2018

We’re pleased to announce that CoMech Metrology have appointed current director Matthew Pallett as Company Secretary.

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CoMech at the Transport for London Supplier Awards 2018

6th December 2018

As part of a hugely successful 2018, we made it through two tough rounds of submissions to be shortlisted.

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CoMech to Take Over UK and Ireland MiniProf Sales, Calibration and Maintenance

22nd November 2018

We are delighted to announce that from January 2019, we will be taking over as the sole UK and Ireland agent for the sales, calibration and maintenance of the ground-breaking MiniProf instruments.

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Over £1700 raised for the Royal School for the Deaf Derby

30th April 2018

As part of CoMech’s commitment to the community, this year we identified the Royal School for The Deaf Derby as our chosen charity for 2018 and have raised £1,715.00 for the pupils at the school.

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24-hour CoMech Cycling Charity Challenge To Raise Money For The Royal School For The Deaf Derby

29th March 2018

The CoMech staff cycled 670km in 24-hours to raise as much money as possible for the pupils at the Royal School for the Deaf Derby. With rider's from Vitus Pro Cycling Team & University of Derby Cycling Club, the event raised over £1700.

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CoMech Metrology are delighted to announce our partnership with Vitus Pro Cycling Team

3rd January 2018

CoMech Metrology is pleased to announce a new partnership with Vitus Pro Cycling for the upcoming 2018 cycling season. The sponsorship agreement will see the CoMech brand appear on the front of the team's jersey and support vehicles for the season.

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CoMech Christmas Closing Times 2017

7th December 2017

Over the festive period, CoMech Metrology will be closing on Friday 22nd December and will be re-opening in the new year on Tuesday 2nd January

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The CoMech team grow moustaches for charity

5th December 2017

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CoMech Metrology are Cyber Essentials Certified

22nd November 2017

CoMech Metrology is delighted to announce their successful certification with the UK Government Cyber Essentials scheme. Cyber Essentials provides guidance to help organisations of all sizes to measure their defences against forms of cyber-attacks.

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Turning to Enscite experts helped us flourish

17th November 2017

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Rail Roundhouse Dinner 2017

30th October 2017

CoMech for the third year again was delighted to be a main sponsor of the brilliant Rail Dinner held at the fantastic Roundhouse in Derby.

With around 600 guests attending from some of the biggest names in the rail industry, dinner at the Roundhouse is an unmissable gathering of manufacturers, suppliers, operators, senior railwaymen, politicians and MPs.

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CoMech's day at NTAR promoting rail apprenticeship's to 40 students

13th October 2017

As part of this year's rail week, two members of the CoMech team spent a whole day with 40 year 7 students from Northampton International Academy, at the National Training Academy for Rail (NTAR).

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Rail Week 2017

9th October 2017

Everyone at CoMech has been looking forward to this week all year because it's Rail Week across the UK that aims to promote the rail industry to the next generation.

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Night At The Races

24th August 2017

CoMech team enjoyed a great night of dog racing to celebrate the retirement of Bob who has been with us for 15 years! In his honour (as he loves his greyhounds) we headed to the Dogs for a night of fun betting with a fantastic 3-course meal.

The night began with a team coach trip from Derby over to Nottingham. Upon our arrival, we were seated at our tables where we awaited the first race to begin whilst eating our starters. We were then ready to place our bets. There seemed to be two methods of betting employed by the CoMech team.

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CoMech Expand And Take On New Staff

6th January 2017

Leading calibration company, CoMech have moved into a new headquarters at the Rail Technology Centre, London Road, Derby at the end of December.

The company has taken offices in Derwent House on the site providing CoMech with an increase in new office space which will include Accounts, Sales, Contract management and their IT Teams. The move will provide a doubling of Laboratory space enabling further expansion of the calibration service and the installation of a new equipment repair centre.

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Dinner at the Roundhouse, 2016

14th October 2016

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CoMech Team compete in the Clemtech Clipper Sailing Challenge

21st September 2016

The bi-annual Clemtech Clipper Sailing Challenge was again a thrilling fast-paced race around the Isle of Wight, not for the faint-hearted and the CoMech team yet again stood up to the task ahead.

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CoMech boss Keith Pallett talks about high-voltage growth

3rd May 2015

Metrology firm CoMech has the measure of the rail industry with plans for a new high-voltage laboratory and work with the universities of Derby and Loughborough. We talk to managing director Keith Pallet about real graft, financial control and high-voltage growth.

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