Our workshop has an extensive and diverse range of CNC and manual turning equipment that can accurately and efficiently complete all manner of turning operations. From the smallest of jobs right through to jobs eight metres long and weighing 30 tonnes (supported between centres), we can machine it. Due to our extensive and innovative equipment, we are able to extend and reset the maximum length with the use of a tailstock outrigger.
Mechanical and Electrical Assembly Services
Proficient in the procurement and assembly of mechanical finished products and working with plastics and electrical suppliers complex final assemblies can be completed at Farra for a full turnkey solution.
Fitting & Field Services
Our fitting team has a vast depth of experience in all areas of industry, specialising in power generation maintenance and installation, mining equipment maintenance & repair, complex equipment repairs, site balancing, alignment and site machining. We are the guys to call when you need the job done right the first time.
Our experienced team can undertake repairs, refits, new installations and routine maintenance on a wide range of industrial equipment. Our client list includes Meridian Energy, Trustpower, Genesis Energy, Scott Technology, Waratah, Bradken, OceanaGold, and Pioneer Generation Wind Turbines. We are particularly proud of our involvement in the manufacture and installation of the Pioneer's Wind Turbines in Central Otago. This service is backed up with a full workshop containing the very latest in machines and diagnostic tools including balancing, both on-site and in the workshop.
With three modern large capacity CNC borers, we can offer a horizontal or line boring solution for the largest and most technical jobs that industry has to offer. Due to this depth of resource and our standard double-shift operation, quick turnaround times on critical work is also one of our key strengths.
Large Jobbing Work
Traditionally this has been our area of strength due to appropriate gear and years of experience. This includes considerable work for the Hydro Industry, particularly turbine refurbishments are one of our speciality areas. We have a series of large capacity mills and lathes able to machine single items up to 30 tonnes, including complex tasks utilising the latest in CNC technology.
Our gantry cranes allow a maximum lift of 32 tonnes giving our machining shop the ability to repair and machine huge pieces of equipment. The shop also has a vast array of other machining and testing equipment complimented by highly trained and experienced staff ready to meet industry needs.
Precision Engineering Services
Our on site team are specialised in high precision engineering and have the Precision and fine tolerance production precision to general tolerance certification of ISO 2768:1989.