The marine manufacturing and service sector in the UK includes the areas of marine equipment and systems boat building, shipbuilding and ship repair and disposal.
The sector has many SMEs (small and medium sized enterprises) which occupy niche market positions.
It also has world-leading UK manufacturers with a significant international presence.
The exports of the marine sector contribute greatly to the UK's overall exports.
The marine industries generate sales of £7.6bn per year, including around £3bn in exports, and employ 105,000 people.
Since its inception in 2003 Helix Precision has developed into one of the leading precision engineering companies in the north of England producing precision components and one off fully assembled products to a broad and varied customer base.
Helix Precision has experienced rapid growth due to its continual investment in the latest CNC machinery and software, Stringent quality control and its unrivalled customer service. Helix Precision is a progressive company that aims to continually improve manufacturing practices and seek out new market areas through the willingness to adapt and change. Each stage of production, including finishing, assembly and shipment, is closely monitored. Our expertise lies in tailoring a manufacturing solution to each client's needs.
Providing both CNC machining and many secondary operations we can now offer a one stop solution for your engineering requirements. Often with machining a second operation is often required such as Heat treatment, Assembly, Anodizing, Painting, Chemical Blacking, Laser Cutting, Waterjet Cutting, by using our own machinery and approved suppliers all this can now be performed under the same roof at Helix, saving the purchaser many hours raising individual purchase orders for a single job. CNC Milling, CNC Turning, Laser Cutting to Surface Grinding you can order the combination that suits your requirements, with just one phone call to our friendly staff.