Who We Are

Douglas E. Ward Engineers Ltd was established in 1964 to meet the demands for the supply of specialist transmission components to manufacturing companies in the North East of England, UK.

Since that time, the scope of our activities has extended and we now manufacture products for both national and international customers.

Our components are to be found in a vast range of engineering plants, products and equipment required for various manufacturing industries throughout the UK and beyond.

Factory Operation Sections

We operate a selection of machinery within the 6 manufacturing sections of our factory:

Turning & Milling


  • Lathe SN 50C-TOC
  • Optimum Excel lathe



  • Bridgeport 2SV
  • Bridgeport Series I2HP
  • Parkson M1250 Series

Slotting & Fitting


  • Broach
  • Bridgeport Textron attachment
  • Butler slotter 13 inch



  • Radial Arm Drill Kerry R3
  • Q5 Drill


  • Maxicut no 2A
  • Fellows
  • Sunderland Gear Planner 5
  • Sunderland Gear Planner 16
  • Sunderland Gear Planner 19
  • Sykes Hobber
  • David Brown MT30 Gear Hobber
  • J. E. Reinecker Hobber
  • Thread mill


  • Jones Shipman Surface Grinder 

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