South Machine Shop
- Maximum single crane lift - 165T (A Bay only)
- Maximum double crane lift using a lifting beam – 260T (A,B & C Bay)
- Maximum three crane lift using a lifting beam – 280T (A Bay only)
Machining Capacity/ Types & Amounts
- Lathes – 12 off – Maximum Weight Capacity 260T due to lifting capacity. We can turn components up to 22m long x 3m diameter . 9 CNC Controlled, 3 Manual.
- Borers – 3 off – Maximum Weight Capacity 200T with lengths up to 21m and bores up to 2m.1 CNC Controlled, 2 Manual.
- Millers – 6 off – Maximum Weight capacity 280T. 4 CNC Controlled, 2 Manual.
- Grinders – 2 off – Maximum Weight capacity 80T. 1 CNC Controlled, 1 Manual.
- Vertical Turning Lathes – 5 off (including largest in the UK) – Maximum Weight capacity 130T, Largest diameter 6m x 4.2m long. 5 Axis milling capability, 2.5 degree incremental right angle head. 4 CNC Controlled, I Manual.
- Honing – 1 off – Maximum Length 18m and hone bores up to 750mm. Manual.
- Saws – 3 off – up to 2.5 m diameter. Manual.