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Naval Construction and Refit Projects

Since 1965 we have developed an unrivalled track record of delivering quality on site machining solutions to the UK's Naval Fleet. We have been involved with multiple major new build and refit projects for both surface and submersed vessels and have the expertise and equipment to deliver such projects in a safe, timely and cost efficient manner. Our team have carried out almost every conceivable machining operation possible in this industry meaning we are best placed to overcome any challenge our customers face regardless of location. Some of the services are listed below and in the downloadable attachment to the upper right of the screen:

On Site Machining

  • Boring & Line Boring - Propulsion shaft housings, Coupling bolt holes, Engine crankshaft bearing, Torpedo tube bore grinding, Ramp hinges, Thruster housings
  • Drilling, Tapping & Stud Removal - Tapping up to M64, Hull pads, Weapon seats, Sea-water valve
  • Facing & Grinding - flanges 25mm Ø and upwards, Weapon seats, aerial/mast seats,manway doors/doorways, hull pads
  • Shaft Turning - Motor/gearbox shaft, tailshaft liner grooving, rudder stocks
  • Milling - Rudder stock keyways, motor/compressor pads, phalanx seats, hydroplane mating faces and keyways
  • Portable measurement - Flatness surveys, Shaft alignment, Bore alignment

Portable Measurement Services

  • Flatness surveys
  • Shaft alignment
  • Bore alignment

Machine Shop Services
Our machine shop, adjacent to Glasgow Airport, can provide a fast turnaround on general engineered components, from the unique one offs to batch runs

  • Mix of Conventional and CNC Machining
  • Experienced in a range of materials including: hardox, duplex, inconnel, stainless steels and mild steel
  • Range of additional services e.g. pipe freezing, hot tapping and bolt tensioning can be undertaken by subcontractors on our approved vendor list
Machining Solutions
  1. Services for Naval Fleet
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