Fabrication | Richard Alan Engineering


Richard Alans expertise lies in major fabrication and installation, encompassing highly skilled design, manufacture and comprehensive maintenance services.

With a skill base second to none and a production facility of 60,000 sq.ft. spread across three buildings, Richard Alan can handle all aspects of heavy fabrication, sheet metalwork, structural steelwork and pipework, and are experienced in working with a full range of materials including stainless steel, carbon steel, aluminium and exotic metals.

Its expertise ranges from bespoke storage tanks to major fabrication projects encompassing the highly skilled manufacture of pressure vessels, pipework systems and complex process equipment. They can also manufacture specialist equipment including mechanical and electrical assemblies, and containerised equipment. With all fabrication work carried out on site, and to the highest standards, Richard Alan have gained an outstanding reputation for world class engineering.

Accredited to the following standards: ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management, ISO 3843 Welding Accreditation & BS EN 1090 CE Marking.

Production Equipment Includes:

  • 3 x 5 tonne overhead travelling crane
  • 1 x 35 tonne overhead travelling crane
  • 2 guillotines – capacity 12 mm @ 3 m width
  • 2 x brake presses – capacity 12 mm
  • 2 sets of rollers – capacity 15 mm
  • Hydroform – capacity 3 mm
  • Section rollers – capacity 80 mm x 80 mm x 8 mm angle and 3” tube
  • Sheets rollers – capacity 10 mm plate, 2m width
  • 2 x metal workers – capacity 80 tonne
  • Plasma cutters – capacity 12mm
  • Mechanical edge preparation machine
  • Radial arm drilling machine
  • Full test rig – gauge capacity to 66 bar g
  • In-house dye penetration testing

To discuss your next project with a member of the fabrication team, please call 01924 467040 or email your enquiry to them here

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About Richard Alan Engineering

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We are a leading force in the supply of process and dosing equipment for the water, chemical, paper, pharmaceutical, oil & gas, and food & drink industries.

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