Machining of large and small castings. Machined components from Bar Stock, Profiles

Fabrication & Assembly

Facilities include MIG, TIG, Arc and brazing techniques along with traditional skills

Refurbishment & Renovation

We provide a complete refurbishment or replacement service of engineering components

Our machining and engineering division can provide a wide variety of solutions for your needs, including utilisation of both traditional machine tools and CNC machine tools.

Fowler & Holden Ltd specialise in the machining of medium and large cast components. Other items commonly supplied from our engineering division include: bearing parts, shafts, bushes, special bolts, gears, pinions, trunnions, running rings, guides, pipework, impellers, rope wheels, and rod guides. Our experienced engineers and machinists coupled with an extensive array of machine tools can provide our customers with a one stop solution to their engineering requirements.

We can also provide advice on design, materials, and manufacture, as well as a drawing service. We offer a complete refurbishment or replacement service of engineering components and can control the manufacture from initial drawings, patterns and castings through to final machining and assembly.

Our fabrication department compliments the engineering facility and is has a range of facilities including MIG, TIG, Arc and brazing techniques as well as traditional skills such as white metal bearing production or repair and heavy duty riveting. Components can be supplied in the machined or heat treated condition.

We can also supply castings in all grades of steel, stainless steel and engineering grades of steel in Bar and Plate form, also non-ferrous metals in Bar and Plate form

Capacity List

At Fowler & Holden we have extensive machining capability all serviced by 5 Tonnes SWL overhead cranes. Click on a title below to view capacity.

Lathe Turning
  • 1,500mm (60") x 200mm (8")
  • 1,300mm (53") x 400 (15.75)
  • 1,200mm (48") x 750mm (30")
  • 444mm (17") x 4,114mm (13'6")
Lathe CNC
  • 460mm (18") x 1,500mm (59")
Milling CNC
  • 780mm (30") cross travel
  • 1,500mm (59") longitudinal travel
  • 750mm (29.5") height
Horizontal Boring - largest of range
  • 1,300mm (51") cross travel
  • 2,000mm (78.5") long travel
  • 1,600mm (63") height
Milling vertical and horizontal
  • 1,300mm (51") cross travel
  • 2,000mm (78.5") longitudinal travel
  • 1,600mm (63") height travel
  • Throat height 609mm (24")
  • Throat girth 1,625mm (64")
  • Working length 355mm (14")
  • Drilling to 75mm (3") drill bit size
  • Trepanning
Welding and Fabrication
  • Lincoln DC400 T.I.G/M.I.G/sub arc with 24hr duty cycle
  • Profile cutting: 77.76 (144") radius 6" thick
  • Air gouging
  • Welding of Steel, Cast Iron, Aluminium and Bronze

Contact Fowler and Holden

Contact us if you require more information about our engineering services