Somers Forge Ltd (UK)
Forging A Brighter Future
Somers Forge Ltd (UK) are a Made in the Midlands Silver Member
Established in 1866, today Somers Forge has a reputation around the World for Forging and Engineering excellence.
From our manufacturing facility in Halesowen, right in the heart of the industrial Black Country, we operate a number of Forging Presses and Hammers which gives us a unique capability to manufacture components from as little as 1 Kg to 50 tonnes with lengths up to 23 Metres.
Our Machining and Engineering facilities compliment the range of forgings we produce offering Turning, Boring and 5 Axis milling which enables us to supply fully finished components ready for installation.
With continuous investment Somers combines the latest technology with traditional quality skills to compete in a diverse global market.
Quality Assurance is at the forefront of all manufacturing processes, the company operates under a quality management system accredited to AS9100 Rev C, BS EN 9100:2009 and ISO 9001:2008 ensuring our product is delivered Right First Time & On Time.
Somers Forge Ltd is highly mechanised and adopts the very latest steel forging techniques. Our range of equipment enables us to produce open die forgings from 1 kg to in excess of 50,000 kg in weight, with lengths of up to 23 meters.
Equipment we use-4,000 tonne draw down press equipped with two integrated manipulators
Utilising 24 automatically controlled, gas fired furnaces Somers Forge Ltd employs the very latest steel heat treatment techniques.
All furnaces are surveyed to meet national and international specifications including a number calibrated to API 6A and Aerospace Standards. To accommodate our steel forging capabilities we are able to heat treat work pieces in excess of 23 meters in length.
Heat Treatments Provided Include-Normalising and Annealing
Somers Forge Ltd has an exceptional machining facility which enables steel to be supplied either in the pre machined or completely finish machined condition ready for installation.
The finish machining and refurbishment of ships’ Propulsion Shafts is one of our machining specialities, including the supply and fitting of reinforcing sleeves, bronze, stainless steel or nickel alloy liners and GRP coatings. Somers Forge Ltd are one of the few steel companies who have a complete in house facility enabling this scope of supply.-Centre Lathes having a maximum capacity to offer CNC turning of shafts up to 23 mtrs in length and 1,500 mm diameter.
At Somers Forge Ltd quality control is foremost in the minds of all employees thus maintaining its International reputation for the highest in steel engineering principles.
Every order is processed strictly in accordance with the Somers Forge Ltd quality assurance procedure which is approved by all the leading third party surveying authorities. Accreditation to AS9100 REV.C/BS EN 9100:2009, ISO 9100:2008 assessed in accordance with EN 9104:P1.