Machine Shop Services at Boro Foundry

The Boro' Machine Shop

Our Machining Capacity includes:

  • Vertical Boring
  • Horizontal Boring
  • Turning: 8m Between Centres
  • CNC ELGA Mill: 10m Bed
  • CNC Gantry Mill: 6 x 2.4m
  • 20 Tonnes Lifting Capacity
Cast in house from pattern,  this steel gear wheel was then finished and turned in the machine shop at Boro Foundry

The Machine Shop at Boro Foundry specialises in all aspects of machining and pattern making, especially for large dimensional components requiring milling and turning. Equipment includes vertical and horizontal borers, CNC Gantry milling machine and CNC Elga Mill milling machine with 10m bed. For turning large items we have heavy duty lathes with up to 8m between centres.

Our Machine Shop has a comprehensive range of machinery and processes, enabling us to produce complex components, in most materials, using state-of-the-art 3-axis cnc machinery.

Head of plate flattening machine Scotland From old broken part manufactured poly pattern, grey iron casting and machined to customer requirement Bed plate fully machined for CNC pipe bending machine

This large format engineering workshop, means we are familiar in handling items weighing up to 20 tonnes. Our in house pattern making facility and foundry means that we are increasingly producing new parts for the many important historical machines and engines that are being restored and kept running worldwide

We are delighted to be involved in providing casting and machining services to the steam locomotive societies across the U.K..

Fabrication and Machining

Our fabrication and machining capacity enables us to meet a wide range of requirements including the manufacture or refurbishment of standard and specialised items.

Cast and machined from customer free issue pattern Cast ductile Iron 420/12 Finished machine from free issue rough machined forging picture in the engineering shop at Boro Foundry

This facility enables us to offer a breakdown service, where we can manufacture from an existing broken component to a finished product, in-house (reverse engineering). Fully skilled operators are all committed to the latest inspection standards.

For all Machine Shop enquiries, please contact:

Phone: +44 (0)1384 422 277

Breakdown service is in operation at all times.

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