Formed in 2008 by Mark Warner with the view to supplying quality cable processing equipment to the UK & Global markets, and have moved from strength to strength within the cable processing equipment market, and now supplying equipment all around the world. December 2008 - Makfil srl & Gamma srl Italy become suppliers to ACS for cut and strip & cable stripping machines, mini applicators and crimping presses. (unfortunately Makfil closed in 2010). January 2009 - ACS Ltd become distributors to the UK for Knipex and Rennsteig hand crimp & wire stripping tools. February 2009 - ACS Ltd start supplying bandolier terminals manufactured in Taiwan by Gem Terminal Ind Co. May 2009 - EDO MBM HARRIS choose ACS Ltd to upgrade to 3off Stripper Crimpers and Mini Applicators. March 2011 - ACS Ltd become a UK agent for Carpenter Mfg Inc USA selling the full range of cable stripping and processing equipment. July 2011 - ACS Ltd start supplying crimp terminal Pull Testers manufactured in Taiwan. September 2011 - ACS Ltd become sole UK agents for Carpenter Mfg Inc. December 2011 - ACS Ltd move to new larger premises in Eynsford Kent. February 2012 - Automated Cable Solutions Ltd attend Southern Manufacturing 2012 for the first time with great success by selling both Carpenter and Gamma equipment from enquires directly from this exhibition. April 2012 - Automated Cable Solutions Ltd are reviewed by Industrial Process News (issue 601) as one of the top 20 companies that exhibited in the 2012 Southern Manufacturing Show. April 2012 - ACS move into Aerospace and supply the first cable cut and strip machine line to BAE SYSTEMS. May 2012 - ACS become the official company to ESTERLINE providing training for Crimping Presses, Applicators and Crimp Quality & Technology. July 2012 - ACS become distributors for Videojet, supplying their inkjet systems inline with Carpenter Cutting Machines and Cut and Strip Machines. August 2012 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 Grand Prix Team order their first Carpenter Cable Cutting System.
October 2012 - Automated Cable Solutions Ltd book to exhibit at Southern Manufacturing 2013 for the second time with great success in Feb 2012 by selling both Carpenter and Gamma equipment from enquires directly from this exhibition. Feb 2013 - Southern Manufacturing 2013 became ACS LTD most successful exhibition to date, selling cut and strip machines and crimping equipment to new customers from the show, and have now booked for 2014. June 2013 - ACS now offer a wire & component splicing machine from OSW in Germany to add to our program of equipment, selling their first two machines for splicing wire to wire and wire to components. July 2014 - New electric loose piece bench top crimping machine - EKO60EM - Now available from Stock. Dec 2014 - ACS now offer cable winding, wire re-reeling and reel to reel machines. April 2015 - ACS Can now offer the full range of equipment with support and spare parts for all KMI equipment. June 2015 - Lucas Film Productions order there first Carpenter Model 93 cable cut and strip machine for the new Star Wars Films. December 2015- ACS Become UK Distributors for MI&T Pull Testers (Germany). January 2016 - ACS Become UK Distributors for JAPAN AUTOMATIC MACHINES CO LTD (J.A.M.) - offering Cut Strip & Terminate Machines. December 2016 - with the increase in sale ACS Expand and move into there second unit. March 2017 - Yet again Southern Manufacturing 2017 became ACS LTD most successful exhibition to date, selling cut and strip machines and crimping equipment to new customers from the show. May 2017 - The first J.A.M. Cut Strip and Terminate Machine is sold into the UK. Sep 2017 - We release the replacement PP3 machine into the UK, the new PP3+ is now available and first two machines sold into the UK. March 2020 - HATKO Electronics appoint ACS to offer the full range of Terminals and connectors into the UK. Sep 2020 - ACS become the sole UK Agents for J.A.M. Connectors and Terminals and connection systems