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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 have Achieved AS9100 Aerospace Accreditation!

WEC Group have achieved full compliance with AS/EN 9100 for Laser and Waterjet Cutting

Recognised worldwide, the AS9100 certification gives us the opportunity to expand into markets including Aviation, Space and Defence which we have identified as key growth areas, and we are very excited to get started with this new development


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

WEC secures partnership deal with MTL Group!

WEC Group has completed a deal to bring steel engineering specialist MTL Group out of administration, saving 135 jobs.

The addition of MTL Group more than doubles WEC's engineering capacity. The Group now has almost 600 staff working across eight sites in Lancashire, Yorkshire and Merseyside.

Learn more about the MTL Partnership...

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

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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 11 flat bed lasers, 2 tube lasers, 14 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
5750 Components
Tel: 0151 5485750
Fax: 0151 5481222


3D Tube Laser Cutting

Laser Cutting Capacity List

AS/EN 9100 Certification

Latest News

February 25th, 2015
WEC Secures partnership deal with MTL Group! WEC Group has secured a deal to bring MTL Group out of administration, saving 135 jobs. Read more
February 11th, 2015
New Powder Coating Service Available! Introducing WEC Powder Coating, our in-house powder coating service Read more
October 14th, 2014
Famous Grouse Sculpture WEC Laser were involved in the manufacturing of the sculpture for "Be Part of Something Famous" campaign Read more
July 31st, 2014
WEC Group Ready for Aerospace Take-off! WEC Group have launched a major drive to win more orders in Britains booming Aerospace sector...Read more

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