• Elevated tank farm
  • precision machining
  • Hopper polishing
  • 35 ton crane
  • Installation
  • Foam deluge skid

Products & services

Richard Alan offer an end-to-end service, extending from initial design through fabrication, installation and commissioning to planned maintenance.

From specialised process equipment: pressure vessels, storage tanks, silos & dosing equipment for the chemical, pharmaceutical, food and beverage industries to structural steelwork for sports stadiums, containerised kiosk units and custom-made pressure vessels.

Projects can be stand-alone, delivered directly to the client for their own end use or as part of a turn-key, in-house installation. With vast experience of working with stainless steel, carbon steel and exotic metals, Richard Alan are proficient in highly skilled manufacture across a multitude of capabilities. A glimpse of its diverse client list illustrates the range of work we can do - BASF, Thames Water, Solvay, Smurfit Kappa, Huddersfield Town Football Club, Nufarm, Valtris...

Typical fabrication work includes:

To discuss your next project with a member of the technical team please call on 01924 467040 or you can email your enquiry to them here

Engineering design


As a company that prides itself on its flexibility, we place a great deal of emphasis on our design skills. Whether your project is plant updates / replacements, a factory expansion or a completely new facility, we’re here to help.


Electrical engineering


We provide a full range of Electrical Services and are Comp-Ex and NICEIC registered.


Complete engineering solutions


Our 60,000 sq.ft. production facility is a one stop shop offering complete fabrication solutions with a full design-and-build service covering all aspects of heavy fabrication, sheet metalwork, structural steelwork and pipework.


Water and waste water treatment


We design, manufacture and supply a full range of chemical preparation, dosing and storage systems, handling a variety of dry and liquid chemicals such as powder and emulsion polymer, lime, coagulants, acids/alkalis and bentonite.

Water Treatment



Engineering installations are handled by our project managers (all NEBOSH-certified) and engineers, who provide a full mechanical and electrical installation service including plant, machinery, pipework and steelwork packages.

Installation & Commissioning 



Our workshops, equipped with various CNC technologies, have the capabilities of handling a variety of materials including exotic and super alloys, ferrous and non-ferrous materials as well as plastics. We have a comprehensive range of varied capacity machinery


Service and maintenance


Richard Alan Engineering's specialist site maintenance services can deliver a range of benefits including streamlined operation, reduced overheads and the peace of mind of no longer having to recruit and train in-house maintenance personnel.

Service & Maintenance

Storage tank


We have over 40 years' experience in custom design, manufacture and installation of a comprehensive range of storage tanks, silos and pressure vessels in a variety of materials including mild steel, stainless steel, duplex and plastic.

Tanks & Vessels