News & Press

A selection of news, views and content from KWSP.

October 16, 2018

KW Heritage showcased on Autoclassics

Classic car enthusiast magazine AutoClassics.com has showcased the work KW Heritage has completed to restore the Nasamax LMP racecar. Their article looks at how our specialist team of engineers used CAD modelling and advanced digital manufacturing techniques to replace an old 5.0-litre V10 engine with a new 5.5-litre Judd series 2 engine. To read the full […]

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October 12, 2018

Record attendance for KWSP at Sunday Scramble

Our KW Heritage team enjoyed  the last Sunday Scramble of the year, welcoming more than 5,500 people at Bicester Heritage. We were showing visitors live demonstrations of historic vehicle scanning and explaining how we we engineer the data into virtual drawings live on screen. Our role in the Heritage Skills Academy workshops, was mentioned in […]

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October 2, 2018

KWSP shortlisted in the Northamptonshire Business Awards

Delighted to announce that KWSP has been shortlisted in two categories at this year’s Northamptonshire Business Awards. Alongside being named a finalist in the Business of the Year category, our managing director, Kieron Salter, is a contender for Businessman of the Year. The Northamptonshire Business Awards recognise exceptional teams and shine a spotlight on hard […]

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September 11, 2018

KW Heritage makes Honest John Top 10

KW Heritage’s appearance at this year’s Goodwood Revival has made the list of Top Ten Highlights from Honest John Classics. We used the event to showcase just one of 12 super-rare Alfa Romeo Tipo 33/3 models, which we recently restored using Computer Aided Design (CAD) and 3D scanning technology. The Tipo 33/3 raced successfully at Brands Hatch, […]

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August 31, 2018

One of 12 rare Alfa Romeo Tipos on display at the Goodwood Revival

Visitors to the Goodwood Revival can get a glimpse of one of just 12 rare Alfa Romeo Tipo 33/3 sportscars, restored to its former glory through a range of modern techniques including Additive Manufacturing (‘3D Printing’). KW Heritage, the arm of K W Special Projects (KWSP) which provides modern engineering and manufacturing solutions to the […]

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July 19, 2018

KWSP product features on Design Solutions

After scooping two international design awards, KWSP’s innovative braille printer has featured on Design Solutions. In this article, the publication looks at how the printer works and the key features that have been key to its remarkable success. To read the full story, click here.

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July 16, 2018

KWSP MD returns to Oxford Brookes University

Twenty-five years after graduating from Oxford Brookes University with a degree in mechanical engineering, KWSP’s managing director was invited back to inspire budding engineers of the future. Kieron Salter was guest speaker at this year’s graduation ceremony on Monday June 18th, where he explained how he went on to pursue a hugely successful career in […]

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June 8, 2018

Racing Warhorse – KW’s continuation of the Reynard 02S

Kieron Salter (Managing Director, KW Special Projects) was the Chief Designer of the Reynard 02S during his time as Head of Special Projects with Reynard Motorsport. Following Reynard’s fall in to administration, KW Motorsport (KWSP’s sister organisation) took on the design & engineering responsibilities for the car as it went through multiple engine iterations and […]

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June 7, 2018

KW Heritage gears up for biggest-ever EV show

As they get up close and personal to the largest collection of electric vehicles ever assembled in the UK, visitors to this year’s Fully Charged live event can learn how one business is electrifying premium vehicles by bringing modern engineering to the world of classics. KW Heritage, a specialist in harnessing new technologies to optimise […]

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June 7, 2018

KWSP features in the annual ‘Northamptonshire Limited’ study

KW Special Projects has featured within the 2018 ‘Northamptonshire Limited’ study, an economic analysis of businesses across the Northamptonshire region led by leading professional services firm Grant Thorton. KWSP was featured as a case study within the report that highlighted a strong year of growth for Northamptonshire businesses in terms of turnover, profitability and employment. […]

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