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Tel: 0151 5485750 - sales@5750components.co.uk

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- Highly Competitive Prices
- Fast Quotation Turnaround
- Short Leadtimes on Laser Cutting
- Next Day Laser Cutting (premium service)
- 24/7 Laser Cutting Capacity
- Nationwide Deliveries

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The Technology Centre

To support recent growth, WEC Laser employees have recently built a new 25,500 sq ft state-of-the-art purpose-built facility at the Group's headquarters in Darwen.

Laser Tube Cutting Services

WEC Laser has two tube laser cutting machines, which are capable of not only laser cutting tube, but also box section and most open profiles.

Laser Box Cutting

Our laser box cutting section also allows us to laser cut square and rectangular box section in mild steel, stainless steel and aluminium.

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WEC Group are Exhibiting at Subcon 2014!

Taking place at the NEC Birmingham between the 3rd and 5th of June 2014, Subcon is 'THE' exhibition for industry professionals to come together and network, do business and discover the very latest manufacturing techniques & technologies.

We are incredibly excited to be exhibiting at this years Subcon Show, please visit us on Stand C 20 for a chat and to find out what we can do for you! Learn More

Increased Waterjet Cutting Capacity

Just four months after purchasing our first waterjet cutting machine we have purchased our second to accomodate increasing demand!

Heavy investments in market leading dynamic Waterjet cutting technologies mean that we can offer machined tolerances & quality to the UK's highest standards - Learn More

Latest Vacancies at WEC Group

There are always opportunities at WEC Group as the company expands its operations to meet with the increased customer demands. We are always on the lookout for:
- Laser Cutting / Press Brake Operators
- Skilled CNC Machinists
- Welders / Fabricators
To view all our current vacancies, please click here

Skype Video Conferencing now available at WEC!

In order to bridge the distance gap with our customers, WEC have now installed Skype Videoconferencing facilities in our boardrooms enabling us to arrange meetings and discuss drawings in real time with our customers

Should you wish to make an appointment or discuss your requirements, please contact: Wayne Wild (wec.wayne.wild). Skype is free to download and use on Ipads, Iphones, Blackberries or any Android devices and can also be installed on your desktop by clicking here

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

The machine will enable a new variety of non-ferrous materials to be laser cut and we now have the capacity of laser cutting copper and brass up to 6mm thickness.

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

To read out more about this new Laser Cutting Capacity, click here

Robotic TIG Welding

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

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

Learn more about Robotic TIG Welding

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Services and products overview

Comprising Laser Engineering UK in Darwen and 5750 Components in Liverpool, WEC Laser is the laser cutting division of WEC Group Ltd. Established in 1998, following the purchase of the group's first laser cutting machine, WEC Laser has grown from strength to strength and has now turned into one of the UK's largest sub-contract CNC laser cutting companies.


Continuous investment in the latest laser cutting technology is the key to the laser division's dramatic growth over the past two years and our state-of-the-art CNC laser machines enable WEC Laser to compete at the highest level.


In addition to the traditional flat bed laser cutting services, WEC Laser has also found their niche in the supply of tube laser cutting and box laser cutting.


WEC Laser now boasts an enviable capacity list which includes 8 flat bed lasers, 2 tube lasers, 8 press brakes as well as full in-house fabrication and CNC machining facilities. Our laser cutters enable us to laser cut up to 4000mm x 2000mm sheet size and our new 7Kw laser is capable of laser cutting stainless steel up to 30mm thickness, laser cutting mild steel up to 30mm thicknesses as well as laser cutting aluminium up to 20mm thickness.
Following some recent investment in 2013, WEC Laser are now also capable of laser cutting brass and copper up to 6mm thickness.


In addition, WEC Laser now has two laser tube cutting machines, which are capable of not only laser cutting tube and box section, but also most open profiles such as angle and channel . In 2011, WEC Laser has also invested in a new Adige 3D Tube Laser Cutting machine from Italian manufacturers BLM Group


Thanks to extensive investment in the latest press brakes technology, we also benefit from extensive Sheet Metalwork capability, with folding and bending capacity of 4m x 230 tonnes, and with over 125 welders on site, we can easily cater for any of your Sheet Metal Fabrication requirements.


At WEC Laser we have built our reputation on the quality of our customer service, so if you would like to discuss any of your laser cutting requirements or would like a competitive quotation on quick turnaround basis, please contact our experienced sales team on:


Laser Engineering
Tel: 01254 700201
Fax: 01254 700251
Email: laser@wecl.co.uk
5750 Components
Tel: 0151 5485750
Fax: 0151 5481222
Email: sales@5750components.co.uk


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Latest News

January 7th, 2013
Success of the Darwen Spitfire The memorial sculpture was unveiled on Remembrance Day 2012, and has attracted interest from...Read more
January 3rd, 2013
New Fibre Laser can cut Copper and Brass Thanks to a new Fibre laser, WEC can can laser cut materials such as Copper and Brass up to 6mm...Read more
November 20th, 2012
WEC Claims "Manufacturer of the Year 2012" For the fourth consecutive year, WEC have claimed a prize at the LT's Business Awards... Read more
February 10, 2012
New Apprenticeship Opportunities at WEC We are currently looking for motivated apprentices to join our busy laser cutting division...Read more
June 1, 2011
WEC invest in 3D Tube Laser Cutting machinery WEC Laser has recently purchased a new ADIGE 3D laser cutting machine...Read more

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