About Us

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Arrow Engineering was established in 1981 and for over 35 years have been catering for well-known companies in the Food Processing, Bottling and Brewing, Paper, Print, Pharmaceutical, Aggregates, Pump Manufacturing, Oil and Gas industries.

Based in large (32,000 square feet) premises close to Manchester City centre and the M602, M62, M6, M66 motorway network. With a large fleet of delivery vehicles including 4 metre drop-side pickups and vans, Arrow provide a 24-7 (around the clock) fast collection and delivery service throughout Greater Manchester and the North West of England.

Arrows machine shop includes Gear Cutting, CNC machining centres, Proturn CNC Lathes, ProtoTrak CNC Milling Machines, Vertical and Horizontal Boring, Broaching, Slotting and Key Seating machines. No job is too big or too small i.e. turning capacity up to 4 metre length and 900mm diameter. Gear Cutting up to 60” diameter. Take a look at our machine shop capacity and our quality policy.

Customers operating multi-shift process systems were experiencing loss of production & downtime due to the breakdown of their machinery. We set up our facilities to meet their demands for replacement parts by offering an immediate, within the hour or same day delivery service on a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week basis.

Arrow’s success has been built upon providing a fast and efficient service. Engineers and sales staff are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with dedicated Day, Night and Weekend Shift engineers to provide the fastest possible response to any breakdown situations. Complete design, manufacture or modification of obsolete items or products that are on long deliveries from abroad can be manufactured in-house.

Don’t listen to “it’s going to be 2 weeks delivery” or “it’s on back order from abroad” here at Arrow we specialise in urgent repairs. Whether it’s routine or it’s an emergency, you know that with Arrow you’ll be back up and running FAST!

When every second counts…You can count on Arrow!!!

A Customer CAD drawing library is maintained by highly skilled design engineers combined with the latest SolidWORKS CAD software. Ongoing product development, improvements and modifications are discussed agreed and stored, providing customers with immediate access for review discussion, improvements and repeat orders.

Within their existing premises, 18,000 square foot of storage space is dedicated to carrying stocks of materials, manufactured customer spares and off the shelf bought in mechanical parts. Combined with Engineering, Bearing and Power Transmission knowledge from a team of experienced technical staff you can be confident of advice on improving your processes and making significant performance improvements with quality manufactured items and products that have been tried and tested over many years.

Our Strengths

Established in 1981, Experience and Credibility

24 Hour Emergency Service, 2 x 12 hour shifts

Extensive Product range, one stop shop ability

Over 30,000 products in our online store

In-house Engineering & Gear Cutting Facilities

ISO 9001:2008 Accredited

Our Commitment

“We are committed to providing outstanding customer service and meeting customers’ urgent requirements promptly and effectively at any time of the day or night.”

Russ Arrowsmith - Managing Director