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Design, manufacture and installation of signal structures and bridges, rolling stock metalwork and CCTV mounting solutions & outdoor cabinets.

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Signal Structures & Bridgeworks

Fabricators of Access for All bridges, walkway bridges, cable bridges, gantries, cantilevers, straight posts and LOC platforms.

Rolling Stock Metalwork

Underframes, cable metalwork, electrical enclosures, cab back walls, body end cubicles and structural metalwork.

CCTV Mounting Solutions & Equipment Enclosures

Fixed and tilt over columns & towers, equipment enclosures, reader posts and CCTV mounting brackets.

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WEC moving forward with robotic TIG welding news/robotic_welding.html
WEC claims "Manufacturer of the Year" at the Lancashire Telegrah Business Awards 2012 news/manufacturer-of-the-year-2012.html
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WEC secures deal with MTL Group!

WEC Group has completed a deal to bring steel engineering specialist MTL Group out of administration, saving more than 130 jobs.

The addition of MTL Group, accredited to BS EN 15085 Class 2 and BS EN 3834-2, more than doubles WEC's engineering capacity. The Group now has almost 600 staff working across five sites in Lancashire, Yorkshire and Merseyside.

Learn more about the MTL Partnership

Have a look at our latest Pedestrian Railway Bridge Installation

Should you wish to make an appointment or discuss your requirements, please contact:

1) Signal Structures & Bridgeworks: Glyn Jones - contact details
2) Rolling Stock Metalwork - contact details
3) CCTV Mounting Solutions & Outdoor Cabinets: Mike Allison - contact details

WEC Group Vacancies

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Please download an application form and send to:
Gemma Kennedy, WEC Group Ltd, Springvale House, Springvale Road, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 2ES

Or email: Gemma Kennedy

WEC Acquires a State-of-the-art Fibre Laser

The new machine will enable a variety of new mnaterials to be cut including up to 6mm Brass, Copper & other non-ferrous metals

Energy saving, eco-friendly & offering increased operational ability - the Fibre laser is likely to be a BIG success!

To read more about the new Fibre laser, click here

Robotic TIG Welding

WEC Group can offer high quality welding, consistent accuracy and 100% repeatability with the help of Robotic TIG welding

We can use robot welding for 0.5mm - 3mm in mild steel, stainless steel & aluminium

To read more about Robotic TIG welding click here

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Services and products overview

WEC Rail is a leading force in providing innovative design, fabrication and installation services to the rail industry for products including bridges, signal structures & gantries, rollingstock metalwork, electrical enclosures and CCTV products. In addition, WEC Rail is a leading rail repair provider.

To operate so competently WEC Rail keeps as much work in-house as possible, and employs a dedicated design team, expert fabrication and PTS trained installation team, eliminating the need for external contractors.

WEC Rail has specialist facilities at its disposal enabling an impressive in-house capacity which includes heavy and light fabrication, laser tube & box cutting and precision machining.

The combination of these expert employees and on-site specialist facilities enables WEC Rail to provide a design to installation service carried out at one site at a consistently high standard, with reliable lead times and at competitive prices.

WEC Rails success in the industry has led to contracts with the likes of Corus Rail, Atkins and Balfour Beatty. The company takes credit for many of the rail structures across England and Wales, these include signal posts, cantilevers, gantries, security CCTV and bridges.

Additionally, further demonstrating its commitment to the industry since 2006 WEC Rail has been heavily involved in the governments DfT's "Access for All" programme.

We are CWRVC EN 15085-2 accredited and adopt the FAI approach in all we do. Visit our quality standards page and view our ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management, and RISQS (formerly known as Achilles Link-up) approved certifications.

Our range of services include:
1) Signal Structures: Gantries, cantilevers, straight posts & LOC platforms
2) Bridgeworks: Access for All bridges, pedestrian footbridges & cable bridges
3) Electrification: improving key railway routes with Electrification
4) Rail Repairs: structure and bridge repairs, on-site steel repairs and more
5) Rolling Stock Metalwork: structural metalwork, underframes and body end cubicles
6) CCTV Mounting Solutions: fixed and tilt-over columns & towers and mounting brackets
7) Outdoor Cabinets: fabricated trackside cabinets, and CCTV Cabinets


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Latest Group News

January 4th, 2017
Visit us at Railtex 2017! WEC Rail is exhibiting at Railtex 2017, the UK's primary tradeshow for technological innovation...Read more
February 23rd, 2015
WEC Secures Partnership Deal with MTL WEC has secured a partnership deal to bring MTL Group out of administration...Read more
February 15th, 2013
We're Exhibiting at Railtex 2013! Railtex is the primary tradeshow for technological innovation across the rail industry...Read more
January 3rd, 2013
New Fibre Laser Cutting Capacity WEC has invested in a brand new fibre laser cutting machine to increase capacity.. Read more