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Who are we?

British Engines is a leading engineering group working across the globe. Our eight businesses design and manufacture technology leading products for, as well as provide services to, a wide range of industries including the oil and gas, chemical, marine, construction and agriculture sectors.

British Engines was founded in Newcastle upon Tyne in 1922, building on the region’s rich engineering heritage and local skills base. The group now employs over 1,600 people.

Where are we?

Our businesses are all based in North East England; we have seven manufacturing facilities in the region, as far north as Cramlington and as far south as Durham.

These factories are supported by a network of offices in key locations around the world.  We have offices in 17 countries including America, Australia, South Africa, Singapore, Russia, India and throughout Europe.

What do we do?

We offer best in class solutions designed in-house by our engineers and made by our skilled workers within our integrated production facilities. Our products range from cable glands and cleats to hydraulic pumps and motors; and from valves and actuators to power transmission products, complemented by our export and sub-contract machining services. Click here to find out more.

  • One of the British Engines Group's manufacturing facilities in Newcastle

    The Grinding Doc visits British Engines

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    Transforming the future of engineering

    Today we are joining hundreds of others from across the industry, in celebrating International Women in Engineering Day 2019. This year’s theme is ‘Transforming the Future’, which aims to encourage girls and women across the globe to conside...
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  • Employee Stories
    Elliot, CNC Machinist, CMP Products

    My career so far: Meet Elliott, CNC Machinist, CMP

    Elliott joined CMP, part of the British Engines Group, back in 2013. He began his career on the British Engines apprenticeship scheme, fast forward six years and Elliot is now working full time as a CNC Machinist having completed his apprenticeship. ...
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