Fabrication & Welding
The fabrication department is equipped with a large selection of plant to cope with medium to heavy fabrication requirements of centrifuges and similar equipment. Apprentice-trained personnel are qualified to ASME IX on SMAW, GTAW, SAW. GMAW & FCAW on a wide range of materials including exotics.
Broadbent are members of the Welding Institute who are specialists in all forms of welding, jointing and NDT used in industrial applications.
Overhead lifting facilities up to 25 tonnes capacity (single lift) and flexible positioners ensure that optimum welding arrangements are used leading to high-integrity welds.
Extensive use of both internal and external NDT to confirm the weld quality and conform to agreed quality plans and weld procedures.
Capacity Lists - Highlights.
30 welding sets.
Sub-arc welding (with column & boom).
Auto alignment 800 Amp.
Boom 3000 x 3500mms
4 roller bending forming rolls for cylinders and cones.
Capacity up to 2000 mm wide 50 mm thick plate.
Single lift 25 tonnes.
Max lift 50 tonnes.