Technical Services - Mechanical and Electronics Workshop

Department of Chemistry Mechanical and Electrical Workshop

The Department of Chemistry Mechanical and Electronics workshop has years of experience in producing and repairing all types of equipment. If you have a specialist piece of equipment that requires bespoke 'one off' manufacturing or repair please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

Work carried out

  • Engineering design and manufacture in all materials ferrous and non-ferrous metals, plastics, wood, glass
  • Bespoke polypropylene, Perspex or nylon manufacture
  • Repair and maintenance of Rotary oil-filled, scroll and diaphragm vacuum pumps
  • High and low pressure gas lines
  • Repair of laboratory equipment
  • Centrifuges
  • Rotary evaporators
  • Hot plate stirrers
  • Freeze dryers
  • Engineering solutions
  • TIG welding, brazing and silver soldering
  • Bespoke trolleys, tables in all materials
  • Pneumatic system design and installation
  • Bead blasting and metal polishing


Dave Muskett - Technical Facilities Supervisor

Gordon Bostock - Technician