Lion is equipped with the latest 5 axis CNC machines
5 axis CNC machining
with machining capacity up to 1 meter diameter, and 3 meter in length (for a full list of machines see below)
Lion is equally prepared to undertake serial production or small batch machining
Machine capacity & plant list
Introduction to machining
As a result of continuous investment over the past five years, Lion Engineering Services has one of the most comprehensive and state of the art machine shops in the ukdedicated to the oil industry. General machines include Mazak 2 & 3 axis Lathes complete with live tooling, 4 & 5 axis milling centres and 5 axis Integrex Mill/Turn machines. Components up to 3m in length and up to 1m diameter can be readily accommodated.
Our systems and processes, supported by our experienced workforce are equally capable of undertaking prototype machining, also small batch and serial production.
We have the skills and facilities to manufacture complex components in all grades of low alloy steels and alloys, including exotic material such as Beryllium Copper and Inconel always working to the highest industry standards of precision and quality assurance.
Our dedicated team of engineers can provide advice and support in the design and material selection of engineered components taking the component directly from computerised generated design output to a finished product, at all times working closely with clients to meet specifications.