Archive for the ‘Engineering’ Category

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019 | Posted by:

Our CNC machine shop.

Friday, September 7th, 2018 | Posted by:

Investing in machinery has been instrumental in the success of our business.

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018 | Posted by:

Which vacuum pump is best?
Read industrial designs and manufacturers its own liquid ring vacuum pumps.

Monday, October 9th, 2017 | Posted by:

With excitement, we announce the opening of Read Industrial’s new CNC building


Read Industrial Ltd new CNC building


After months of anticipation and planning our specialists moved 80% of our CNC lathes and milling machines into their rightful positions.

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 | Posted by:

Our new engineering building is nearing completion and today the first of our CNC lathes, machining centres and mills were lifted into place.

Thursday, January 26th, 2017 | Posted by:

Stainless steel trolleys used by restaurants and supermarkets for the preparation and handling of their products.

These stainless steel trolleys are used in restaurants and supermarkets for the preparation and display of their products.

Sunday, December 4th, 2016 | Posted by:

A fresh batch of end-manifold Water Ring vacuum pump castings, ready for machining on our Okuma MU-500V universal machining centre

Vacuum pump castings


These are what a fresh batch of vacuum pump castings look like prior to machining. Machining itself, conveniently, is a straightforward operation.

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 | Posted by:

Nearing completion of a significant factory upgrade to our premises in Rangiora

factory upgrade


Once the factory upgrade is complete, the 840 m² building will be home to a fully dedicated CNC Shop.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 | Posted by:

Recently we were asked to design and build a cheese vat for a caseiculture business. One that specialises in goat cheese.

goat cheese


One or two of us here at Read Industrial just happen to be partial to goat cheese. Hence, building this cheese vat was a project that excited us somewhat.