Machining Facilities

WORKSHOPS

Machine Shop – 1428.0 square metre
Assembly Shop – 800.0 square metre
Fitting Shop – 320.0 square metre
Welding Shop – 320.0 square metre
Borer Shop – 160.0 square metre
Stores – 150.0 square metre
Administration – 350.0 square metre

TURNING

1 x MAZAK 34 OIL COUNTRY LATHE

Automatic Threading Cycle
Straight and Taper Threading
360 mm (14 11/16″) Hollow Spindle
870 mm (34″) Swing Over Bed
630 mm (24 51/64″) Swing Over Cross Slide
29985 mm (117″) between Centres
Re-cut Drill Pipes up to 60′ length – 14″ diameter

14 x CENTRE LATHES

Maximum capacity – Spindle Bore 381 mm
– Diameter (bed) 1000 mm
– Diameter (gap) 1250 mm
– Diameter (saddle) 660 mm
– Length BC 3000 mm

3 x CNC LATHES

Maximum capacity – Spindle Bore 254 mm
– Diameter (bed) 800 mm
– Diameter (saddle) 600 mm
– Length BC 2000 mm

7 x TURRET LATHES

Maximum capacity – Spindle Bore 200 mm
– Diameter (bed) 750 mm
– Diameter (saddle) 500 mm
– Length 1500 mm

Special features of some of the above machines include automatic screw cutting for parallel and taper threads and taper turning.

MILLING

5 x MILLING MACHINES

Comprising of –
3 x Horizontal Universal Mills
1 x Vertical Mill
1 x Turret Mill

With maximum table movements of 1066 mm x 365 mm x 485 mm. Extra equipment for these machines include power overarm, rotary tables, dividing heads and slotting attachments.

DRILLING

3 x RADIAL ARM DRILLING MACHINES

Maximum capacity – Drilling 76 mm diameter
– Tapping 51 mm diameter
– Arm Length 1650 mm

3 x VERTICAL PEDESTAL DRILLING MACHINE

2 x AUTOMATIC PITCH CIRCLE DRILLING MACHINESMaximum capacity – Drilling 45 mm diameter
– Tapping 25 mm diameter up to 700 mm PCD x 48 holes.

Automatic indexing, drilling, tapping etc., sequences

GRINDING

3 x UNIVERSAL CYLINDRICAL GRINDERS

Maximum capacity – 356 mm OD x 1800 mm

1 x UNIVERSAL TOOL and CUTTER GRINDER

1 x INTERNAL CYLINDRICAL GRINDER

Maximum component size 750mm OD x 500 mm long.

1 x VERTICAL SPINDLE SURFACE GRINDER

Maximum capacity 1525 mm x 610 mm x 356 mm high.
SLOTTING

2 x VERTICAL SLOTTERS -

203 mm and 356 mm Stroke
Maximum work piece, 1600 mm diameter.

BORERS

1 x MECOF CS 10VA UNIVERSAL BORING AND MILLING MACHINE

Features include – Table 8 metre x 1.1 metre
– Length 6 metre
– Width 1 metre
– Height 1.9 metre

2 x HORIZONTAL BORERS

Maximum capacity – 100 mm Spindle
Table size – 1250 mm x 1250 mm
Features include – Digital positional display

1 x VERTICAL BORER

Maximum capacity – Diameter 1600 mm
– Height 1200 mm

Features include – Elevating Bridge
– Digital readout

GEAR CUTTERS

1 x No. 19 SUNDERLAND GEAR PLANER

Maximum capacity – 1500 mm OD straight spur, sprocket, single helical and double helical (herringbone).

1 x SYKES GEAR SHAPER

Internal and external straight gears.

1 x GE GEAR HOBBER

Maximum capacity – 1200 mm OD straight spur gears and sprockets.

CUTTING

1 x AMADA AUTOMATIC FEED BAND SAW

Maximum cut 250 mm square.

1 x POWER HACKSAW

Maximum cut 350 mm square.

1 x EVERISINC AUTOMATIC FEED

300 square

1 x VERTICAL BANDSAW

With circle cutting.
Maximum throat 356 mm.

1 x CIG TWIN HEAD MAGIC EYE PROFILE GAS CUTTER

ROLLING

1 x 100 TON VERTICAL POWER PRESS

1 x 50 TON VERTICAL OPEN FACE

STRAIGHTENING POWER PRESS

WELDING

20 x WELDING MACHINES

Including, 600 AMP AC/DC, CO2 and mobile units.

HANDLING

2 x 8 TON MOBILE CRANES

2 x FORKLIFTS, up to 3 ton capacity

6 x 2 TON OVERHEAD GANTRIES