WEC Machining manufactures precision machined components, light fabrications and assemblies to customer specifications utilising the latest in CNC machining technology. We have a wide range of CNC milling machines, including one large (3000mmx1250mmx1500mm), one CNC mill/turn machine, 13 CNC turning machines and a wide range of conventional machining machines.
WEC Machining offers quality precision engineering services including CNC Machining, Light Fabrication and Sheet Metalwork. As part of the WEC Group, WEC Machining also benefits from in-house Laser Cutting, Laser Tube Cutting, Large Fabrication and Coded Welding.
Thanks to substantial investments in the latest CNC Machining equipment, Hi-Spec CNC and Nutter Aircrafts are able to offer CNC milling up to 3 metres length and CNC Turning up to 3.8 metre length.
WEC Machining also design and manufacture a range of workshop machinery including the renowned Clarendon Presses together with a wide range of Belt Sanders, Grinders and Polishers.
Hi-Spec Machinery are manufacturers of various heavy duty abrasive machines and lever presses for both the Industrial and Educational sectors.
The entire range of our Workshop Machinery is manufactured in the UK to exacting standards, utilising only the best of materials & supplies for our range of workshop machinery.
WEC Group has achieved the AS9100 Rev C Certification for WEC Machining as a result of stringent process and quality measures assessed by BSI. WEC Machining is the third division of the Group to receive the internationally recognised quality management system standard as the company strives to build its order book in the aviation, space and defence industries.
Find out more about our recent AS9100 Rev C Certification. Please also feel free to download the certificate.
We recently invested over £2m in brand new, state-of-the-art machinery and commissioned nine new CNC machining centres at our 33,000 sq. ft production facility. This includes 6 brand new Haas Machining Centres, a Citizen 7 axis sliding head turning lathe, a Hancook Oil Country Lathe and an Asquith Butler 8M Machining centre.
Find out more about our investments in the latest machining technology.
WEC Group has secured a partnership deal with steel engineering specialist MTL Group.
The addition of MTL has more than doubled our engineering capacity. The Group now has almost 600 staff working across five sites in Lancashire, Yorkshire and Merseyside.
Learn more about the MTL Partnership...
There are always opportunities at WEC Group as the company expands its operations to meet with the increased customer demands. We are always on the lookout for:
- CNC Machinists
- CNC Machining Estimators
- Skilled Welders/Fabricators
WEC Group can offer high quality welding, consistent accuracy & 100% repeatablity with the help of Robotic TIG welding
We can use Robot welding for 0.5mm - 3mm in mild steel, stainless steel & aluminium
Learn more about Robotic TIG Welding
Following substantial investment in new CNC machinery, WEC Machining is able to offer a wide range of sub-contract multi axis CNC machining services.
Continuing investment in the latest technology provides customers with a Vertical CNC Milling capability up to three metres in length together with CNC Horizontal Pallet loaders for cost-effective batch manufacturing. CNC lathes with both driven tooling and sub-spindle options provide turning capacity up to 3.8 metres in length.
Comprising of 2 state-of-the-art precision engineering workshops, Hi-Spec CNC and Nutter Aircrafts, WEC Machining is able to handle small and large CNC machining requirements for our customers all over the UK on a competitive lead time.
Complimented by a CAD/CAM system to minimize programming and downtime, the shopfloor can provide a rapid response to customer's requirements.
In addition to machined components the division also produces sheet metal components and fabricated assemblies using a range of forming and welding techniques. Using profiles produced by the laser cutting division, materials include mild steel, stainless steel and aluminium.
Our Hi-Spec Machinery division has also been involved in the manufacture of quality workshop machinery for over 40 years. Formerly known as Precision Engineers Rishton, we are the original manufacturers of the renowned Clarendon Presses as well as a wide range of industrial and educational grinders, polishers, bandfacers, and dust extraction units.
Complimenting all aspects of component and sub-assembly manufacture, WEC Machining has a comprehensive assembly facility providing mechanical, electromechanical and hydromechanical assemblies.
These range from simple hinge assemblies through to PLC controlled hydraulically actuated Patient Tail Lifts and ramps for front-line ambulances which are manufactured by our Hi-Spec Tail Lifts division.