Techman Engineering are a Made in the Midlands Gold Member
Techman Engineering is located in Chesterfield UK, we have more than 20 years experience in the manufacturing and supply of high precision components to the oil and gas industry.
In 2008 SBO group acquired Techman for its ability not only to supply precision MWD and LWD drill collars but also for it’s turnkey capabilities of adding composites to collars and provide associated composite parts.
Techman’s facility is approximately 100,000 square feet; it is a modernised factory with temperature controlled shop floor and inspection environment. We employ 130 staff working a two shift system.
We have 52 up to date machines with a capacity of 10m Boring, 10m 5 axis milling and up to 12m manual, CNC turning capabilities, CNC grinding, Pressure testing, Shot peening, 500t & 300t straightening presses and a CMM inspection facility.
Product:* Techman has the experience and knowledge to supply MWD and LWD tools complete with Antenna, wear band & Antenna shields. Over recent years Techman has continued to invest and develop it’s composite capability and can now supply a substantial range of isolation tools housing and stand alone composite products, all manufactured to customer designs and specifications.
Our precision machine shop capabilities are designed to accommodate drill collars and associated products up to and including 10 metre in length. During 2013 we installed a further 15 machines and upgraded the facility with a new roof and floor. In terms of equipment, we have increased our machining capacity in all areas and added the following specialist processes.
-Deep hole Boring – 1m to 12m
-CNC Turning – 12m
-Manual Turning – 12m
-CNC Milling – 10m
-Hot spot testing
-Shot Peening – (Metal & Ceramic)
-Skiving & Honing
-Internal & external threads
-Acme& Stud acme round buttress
-Arm bay features
-Threaded wire ports
-Roller burnish ports
-Bottle Boring – (internal Chambers)
-Fibre glass wrapping
-Wear band fitting and removal
-On-site pressure testing
Techman Engineering has the ability to provide MWD & LWD tools with antenna’s, wear-band sleeves and antenna shields. Plus all associated composite parts