Balancing and vibration analysis since 1946

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Based in Manchester, we are the UK’s sales and service centre for CEMB S.p.A. and Hofmann Maschinen – und Anlagenbau GmbH.

As engineers ourselves, we understand the challenges faced by manufacturers and the supply chain in keeping production downtime to a minimum.

Which is why we have worked hard over the years to offer the most comprehensive dynamic balancing service in the UK, covering every possible requirement to help minimise your risks. From quality balancing machines, efficient service, and readily available parts through to contract balancing to fill any capacity or capability constraints.

We are the only company in the UK to offer the scope and scale of balancing services and all from a UK base.

Horizontal balancing machines

Supplied with either belt or cardan drives or a combination of both. Options include bed extensions, roller carriages, B or C class guarding plus assisted balancing software including drilling, milling, FFT and Whip Sensor.

Suitable for measuring static and dynamic unbalance for balancing rotors up to 60,000 kg including armatures, fans, pump impellers and rollers.

Vertical balancing machines

For balancing a variety of sizes and types of rotor in one-plane configuration for the measurement of static unbalance, or in two planes for the measurement of dynamic unbalance.

Automatic and manual balancing machines – supplied to your requirements. All fitted with the latest touch screen technology, Windows operating system plus operator assisted correction programs.

Contract balancing

Our UK service centre is equipped with a large range of both horizontal and vertical machines capable of precision balancing both rigid and flexible rotors. We offer a flexible service covering high volumes, one-offs, 24hr breakdown service and prototypes.

Portable equipment

Portable vibrometers, balancers and condition monitoring equipment – all compact and rugged with large, colour display. We also offer a range of condition monitoring systems plus vibration transmitters.

Technical support & services

Where issues can’t be resolved over the phone one of our specialist engineers will arrange for a technician to be on site within 24 hrs.

Spare Parts

We are the only UK supplier of genuine CEMB and Hofmann spare parts.

Service and calibration

Our technicians follow the manufacturers’ service plan so you can expect a detailed on-site service including inspection, maintenance, detailed service reports and certification.

Machine installations

We will allocate an engineer to install and commission your machine on an agreed date.

All our team are based in the UK so we can ensure the swiftest response possible to your support requirements. Our experienced team has comprehensive application knowledge including automotive, electrical motor manufacturing, utilities, pharmaceutical, pumps, agriculture, oil and gas, aerospace and aviation and many more.