• 22 June 2024
  • Darwen, BB3 2RB

Nuclear Fabrication Services

In the intricate world of nuclear energy, precision, reliability, and safety are paramount. It’s a realm where expertise isn’t just valued; it’s essential. Enter WEC Nuclear, a stalwart in the UK’s nuclear fabrication industry for over four decades. With a reputation built on excellence and a track record of delivering large-scale nuclear metal fabrications, WEC Nuclear stands at the forefront of innovation and reliability.

With a history spanning over 40 years, WEC Nuclear has honed its craft to become one of the leading providers of specialised metal fabrication services in the UK. Part of the WEC Group, our journey has been defined by a relentless pursuit of excellence, fueled by a passion for precision engineering and a commitment to meeting the unique demands of the nuclear industry.

Partnering with industry giants, WEC Nuclear has become synonymous with the production of critical components for nuclear facilities. From containment vessels to pressure vessels, lifting frames to hoppers and chutes, our portfolio encompasses a diverse range of products crucial to the nuclear ecosystem.

Located in Darwen, Lancashire, our cutting-edge fabrication facility is equipped with state-of-the-art machinery and infrastructure. With craneage capabilities of up to 40 tonnes and a suite of advanced fabrication equipment, including robotic welding technology, we possess the tools necessary to tackle even the most complex projects with precision and efficiency.

At the heart of WEC Nuclear lies our team of world-class engineers and welders. With over 150 highly skilled professionals, each boasting extensive expertise in the field of fabrication, we bring unrivaled insight and ingenuity to every project. Our collaborative approach ensures that we not only meet but exceed our customers’ expectations, delivering solutions that are second to none.

Quality is non-negotiable at WEC Nuclear. We adhere to the highest industry standards and hold accreditations to ISO 9001:2015, AS9100, BS EN 1090, EN 3834, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001. Additionally, our capabilities extend to welding to ASME standards, ensuring that every product that leaves our facility is of the utmost quality and safety.

From duplex stainless steel to super duplex stainless steel, mild steel to titanium, and beyond, WEC Nuclear has the expertise to work with a wide range of nuclear-grade materials. Our proficiency in handling materials such as Monel, copper, nickel, and Invar further underscores our versatility and capability.

WEC Nuclear Fabrication:

As the demands of the nuclear industry continue to evolve, WEC Nuclear remains steadfast in its commitment to innovation, excellence, and safety. With a legacy built on trust and a future driven by ambition, we are proud to lead the way in nuclear metal fabrication, shaping the future of energy with every weld and fabrication.