Machine Engineering

Our machine engineering shops in Durban and Richard’s Bay are fully equipped to carry out any kind of repair or manufacture of mechanical parts.

The Machine shop is a 4700m2 covered area with turning, boring capacity up to 25 tons with stress relieving and normalising furnace. All served by overhead carnage with a capacity of 25 tons.

The machine shop under the rules and regulation of International Class requirement as well as under the quality control of ISO 9002 requirement has set firm presidents in the local and international engineering fields.

All CNC machines are supported by CATIA V5 CAD / CAM software.

Ship Mechanical Repairs, Ship Engine Works & Marine Engine Repairs

The machine engineering shops are equipped with the following:

  • CNC / Conventional milling machines
  • Vertical boring mills – CNC controlled up to 6m diameter
  • Horizontal boring mills
  • Various lathes – From 3m to 13m between centres, max diameter over saddle 1.2m
  • Surface grinders
  • Slotters
  • Annealing ovens
  • Radial drill
  • Appropriate cut off saws
  • Hydraulic presses – Up to 400t
  • Sub-arc welding machines
  • Balancing machines – length 12m, 32 tons up to G1
  • Milling machine
  • Shapers
  • Furnace
  • Drill presses
  • Cut – off saws
Industrial Machine Engineering

The classification approved repair works undertaken by the machine shop include:

  • Shaft and rubbers
  • Pumps and casting
  • Fabrication and reconstruction of shaft, wear rings and bushes
  • Pressure vessels fabrication and repairs
  • Repairs and reconditioning of cracked casting and cylinders
  • Conrods
  • Piston Crowns
  • Turbines
  • High tensile steel fabrications
  • General ship repair and maintenance.
Dormac Industrial Machine Engineering

We are able to:

  • Manufacture and repair of rollers – 12 m long
  • Centrifugal baskets – Repairs
  • Overhauling of low and high pressure feeders
  • Turnkey roll fabrication including roll shells, heads, journals and housings.
  • Machining turbine casings

INDUSTRIES SERVED BY DORMAC’S MACHINE ENGINEERING SERVICES INCLUDE: Sugar | Paper and Pulp | Mining | Automotive | Power Generation | Bulk Storage

Looking for Machine Engineering information? Contact Dormac today