Specialist In Bespoke Machine Builds

Friendly, Fast, Reliable

Covering Dorset
South-West & Beyond

Hood Engineering is a Dorset based sub-contract engineering company with over 20 years of experience working within the manufacturing industry. With a high level of knowledge and understanding of fitting, fabrication and machining processes.
We offer a wide range of services including Fitting and Assembly work, TIG welding and MIG welding, Fabrication and sheet metal work, Manual machining and CNC Machining. All our above services are supported by CAD design allowing us to produce almost any part from drawings or a simple sketch.


Our fully trained engineers can assist with the build and installation
of simple assemblies to complex fitting jobs from start to finish.
Parts can be supplied by the customer or we can source or manufacture the parts required.
This allows us to offer a complete service from start to finish of
your build to insure your parts work as designed.


Using traditional machine methods and the latest in cnc
technology we have all your machining demands covered.
With a range on both manual and cnc lathes and mills at our disposal
we can machine simple parts in the most cost effective manner
as well as producing complex parts to meet your needs. Quality comes first.


We pride ourselves on our fabrication skills. With a dedicated team of time served
welders we can turn your welding and fabrication requirements into reality.
From 1off’s to Batch work we can help.Offering both TIG and MIG welded capabilities
with dedicated workshops for both non ferrous and ferrous materials.
Call us to discuss your requirements and we’re be happy to help.


Taking advantage of the most recent in profiling and folding Equipment
from Bystronic laser cutting systems to Flow waterjet cutting technology we can
cater for your flat profiling needs. We utilise the latest in timesaver machines to offer profiles
in a dull polish finish on both sides with edge radiusing.
Once your profiles are cut they can then be folded to meet your specifications.


“We’ve known Robin and the team at Hood Engineering for many years and have used them on numerous projects. Their work is always conducted to a very high standard and in a timely and professional manner. Whether conducting work at their premises or on-site we can rely on a job well done.”

ANDREW HURRELL Precision Acoustics
Principal Research Physicist

We have used Hood engineering to undertake service work on our range of equipment. Not only is the quality of the work of a high standard, we know we can depend on their engineers professionalism to guarantee our customer will be completely satisfied. We are confident we can send their engineers to site and the job will get done!

ANDREW LOCKYERCremfields Limited