For over 30 years J & C O’Meara Ltd (J & C ) have been supplying quality new, used and refurbished woodworking machinery throughout the UK.

The company was formed in 1990 by father and son team following many years as service, installation and maintenance engineers to the woodworking industry and originally set out as a service orientated company.

Over the years the company started to supply used machinery followed by accumulating new machinery agencies, all supported by our no-nonsense after-sales care and warranty package to ensure customer peace of mind.


n 2016, J & C introduced a new range of CNC machinery to the UK from the AES Group which although was a new name to the UK , AES have been producing machinery for over 30 years. Based in Bursa, Turkey the AES Group have become the largest CNC supplier in their home market.

To understand, Turkey has some very high-volume producers of furniture who will run several AES Group machines working 24/7, therefore durability, accuracy and reliability are of paramount importance, which reflects the build quality by AES.


J & C will be present at Ligna 2023 where AES will have a commanding display of CNC machinery for panel processing, joinery, drilling and door processing along with examples of their beamsaws and edge banding machines.

Ligna is possibly the world’s largest exhibition of woodworking machinery where manufacturers get the opportunity to display their latest developments and innovations and will be the venue where AES launch a new series of CNC machines aimed at the small to medium sized manufacturer.

AES Raptor Ultra

There will also be the traditional series of heavy-duty machines for larger industry and for anyone considering the purchase of a new CNC or beamsaw , Ligna 2023 will be the venue to visit.

In further news, J & C have recently moved to a purpose-built 15,000 sq ft headquarters where there is a vast array of quality machinery on display including wide belt sanders, edgebanders, CNC drilling machines, CNC nesting machines, etc. This new facility also offers training suites where customers can receive pre-delivery and software training, dedicated offices for our technical support team along with a spare parts department to give total customer care.

Visit the AES Group at Ligna in hall 11, stand D45.

01704 893109