Niven Engineering Ltd

A one stop engineering shop

Equipment & Capabilities

Design and Build Services

The JJ Niven Engineering In-house Design Team coupled with comprehensive Fabrication Equipment and Machine Shop provides our customers with almost unlimited capabilities, from small jobbing tasks to large equipment development contracts.


Over 2000 Sq/m of covered workshop space equipped with gantry cranes and monorails to provide a flexible workspace for multiple, dissimilar projects in simultaneous production by our highly experience workforce.

Fabrication Shop Equipment

  •  Twin head profile cutter will accurately shape steel plate up to 200mm thickness
  • Plasma cutter for up to 10mm plate
  • CNC guillotine will cut steel plate up to 12mm thickness
  • Band saw with 530x340mm section capacity
  • 100 tonne hydraulic press 1.1mtr long bed with 250mm ram stroke
  • 75 tonne punch up to a 25mm hole in 20mm plate or cut 65x25mm flat steel
  • Rollers for 10mm Plate up to 2.5m width
  • 10 tonne tank rotators for vessels up to 3m diameter
  • MIG, TIG & MMAW Welders and 600A MIG seam welder with 3m capacity
  • Heating plant, 60 Sq/m Paint Shop and Industrial Sandblasting service

Machine Shop Equipment

  • CNC Jobbing and Production Lathes
    ◦ Microweily – 8 Station, 1500mm centres, 850mm swing
    ◦ Jaguar – 8 station, 3080mm centres, 1060mm max swing
  • Large turning capacity lathe and multiple jobbing lathes
  • CNC Milling
    ◦ ProtoTRAK SMX5000 milling machine x2 off
  • Gear Cutter for up to 600mm diameter
  • Radial Drill with up to 2160mm radius
  • Horizontal Borer with 1100x1050mm table