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Houghton International

Contact Details

Riverside Court Fisher Street
Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 4LT
Tyne & Wear
T: 0044 (0)191 234 3000
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Houghton International specialise in the repair, maintenance and life extension of electrical mechanical assets. Founded in 1984, Houghton International has expanded over the last 30 years into a multi-million pound, multinational business. Located over four sites in Newcastle upon Tyne, we now employ 100 staff and operate across three divisions: Electro Mechanical Services: Our dedicated Electro Mechanical Services facility comprises of state of the art technology to provide a comprehensive range of in-house and on-site services to support our customers in the power generation, renewables, industrial, water, oil & gas, marine and rail transport sectors. Our staff are multi-skilled engineers with extensive experience who can carry out mechanical and electrical repairs both in-house and on in situ on a broad range of equipment including; AC and DC motors Thruster motors Winch motors Pumps Gearboxes Alternators and Generators EX Rated machines 24 hour emergency call out Large machine repair shop - up to 40 tonne

High Voltage Coils: We manufacture a range of premium coils specifically designed for industrial, power generation and hydro applications, including HiFLEX™ our innovative, fully cured, totally flexible insulation system. Supply and manufacture of premium high voltage coils and auxiliary winding kits Specialist electro mechanical engineering support Computer aided design, performance upgrade and reverse engineering capabilities Worldwide in situ support services Our goal is to work collaboratively with repairers, OEMs and their customers to reduce costs and improve reliability using our coil manufacturing expertise to extend the life of their electro-mechanical assets.

Rail: RISAS certified, we offer a range of electromechanical engineering services designed to keep the rail industry moving. Alongside the specialist repair, maintenance and life extension of Traction Motors and MA sets we also provide DC line inductor and diesel-electric alternator repair services. We work with ROSCO's, TOC's and bogie overhaulers to reduce costs and improve reliability by extending the life of their electro-mechanical assets. Working together we offer high quality, reliable and proven electro mechanical engineering services. Our quality management system is accredited to BSI EN ISO 9001:2008, our occupational health and safety management system is accredited to OHSAS 18001:2007 and our environmental management system is accredited to BSI EN ISO 14001:2004

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Sales and Service of:

  • Electric Motors
  • High Voltage Machines
  • Pump Systems
  • Panel Building
  • Transformers and HV Switchgear
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Gearboxes

Electric Motors

  • Generators
  • Low Voltage Motors (LV)
  • Medium Voltage Motors (MV)
  • DC Motors
  • Traction Motors

High Voltage Machines

  • High Voltage Machines (HV)

Services Offered

  • Rewinds HV
  • Rewinds LV
  • Rewinds MV
  • Electrical Contractors
  • Hazardous Area Ex Repairs
  • Maintenance
  • Marine Repairs
  • Removal & Installation
  • Repairs
  • Sales & Service
  • Vacuum Pressure Impregnation (VPI)
  • 24 Hour

Pump Systems

  • Centrifugal
  • Submersible
  • Borehole

Pump Services Offered

  • Impellor Balancing
  • Pump Condition Monitoring
  • Pump Hazardous Area Ex Repairs
  • Sitework: Pump Removal and Refitting
  • Sitework: Waste Water
  • Submerge test

Transformers and HV Switchgear

  • Transformers Repair

Condition Monitoring

  • Condition Monitoring
  • HV Motor Analysis
  • LV motor Analysis
  • Laser Alignment
  • Thermography
  • Vibration Analysis

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