Adelaide Engineering

Adelaide Engineering provides heavy machining facilities to the MF Group, occupying an extensive site in Lancashire that can handle large components up to 20 tonnes.

Operating large CNC universal milling machines, gantry machines and horizontal borers Adelaide Engineering undertakes large scale and heavy sub-contract machining. Supported by modern tooling and a highly skilled workforce Adelaide Engineering promotes a commitment to consistently high standards of product and service.

In addition to large scale and heavy machining facilities, Adelaide Engineering offer a variety of different finishes meaning that complete supply can be achieved to customer specifications.

The ability to complete large scale and heavy components to tight tolerances within our own plant enables us to provide a rapid, cost effective service; this allows us to meet the specifications and demanding schedules required by our customers.

Key features and services provided by Adelaide Engineering:

  • CNC Machining up to 20 tonne
  • CNC Universal Machines up to 7,300mm x 2,000mm x 1,250mm
  • CNC Gantry Machines up to 4,500mm x 3,500mm x 1,250mm
  • CNC Horizontal Borers up to 2,000mm x 2,000mm x 800mm
  • Vertical boring up to Ø3,000mm
  • 3D CAD/CAM and Solid Models
  • 1° Orthogonal Head, compound angles
  • CMM Inspection up to 2,000mm
  • Transport up to 1.5 tonne x 4,000mm
View our capacity details

Milling

Image Model Type Control X axis Y axis Z axis Key Features
Asquith LE5000 Asquith LE5000 Moving Column Heidenhain 426 7,300 2,000 1,250
  • Bed - 8000 x 2000
  • Orthogonal Head, Auto 1°
  • 3D Plane Rotation
Noble & Lund Noble & Lund CNC Gantry Mill Siemens 820C 3,500 4,500 1,250
  • Table - 3000 x 3000
  • CNC Rotary Table
Butler Elgamill Butler Elgamill Moving Column Heidenhain 426 8,400 2,100 870
  • Bed - 10000 x 1000
  • 1000 Extention Table x 2
  • Universal Head
FPT LEM 934 FPT LEM 934 Moving Table - - - - -

Horizontal Boring

Image Model Type Control X axis Y axis Z axis Key Features
Sacem Sacem Horizontal Borer Heidenhain 355 2,000 2,000 800
  • Table – 2000 x 1600
  • CNC Rotary Table
  • W Axis – 1500
  • Universal Head
Devlieg 4K Devlieg 4K Horizontal Borer - - - - -
Devlieg 43H/72 Devlieg 43H/72 Horizontal Borer Heidenhain 426 1,800 1,200 500
  • 1250 x 1000 90 Deg Indexing table

Turning

Image Model Type Control X axis Y axis Z axis Key Features
Webster & Bennett Webster & Bennett Vertical Borer - - 3,000 1,850
  • Chuck - 2740
  • Can turn 3400 x 250
Webster & Bennett Webster & Bennett Vertical Borer - - 1,850 1,170
  • Chuck - 1830
Webster & Bennett Webster & Bennett Vertical Borer - - 1,500 900
  • Chuck - 1500
Colchester Mascot CNC Colchester Mascot CNC Lathe Fagar - 250 2,000
  • 12" Chuck
Dean Smith and Grace Dean Smith and Grace Lathe Fanuc Oi TC - 710 2,000
  • 415 over saddle
Dean Smith and Grace Type 21 Dean Smith and Grace Type 21 Lathe - - 800 4,000
  • 400 over saddle