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Orbital Fabrications works with Bronkhorst UK Ltd

Orbital Fabrications works with Bronkhorst UK Ltd

Earlier this year, we at Orbital Fabrications were asked by Bronkhorst UK Ltd to design and fabricate a skid for mixing three gases, to be used for research purposes in an amine capture plant at The University of Sheffield's Translational Energy Research Centre....

The 5 Benefits of Using Hydrogen Energy

The 5 Benefits of Using Hydrogen Energy

Orbital Fabrications has the capability to manufacture Hydrogen control systems, associated pipework, or complete skid systems in our facility. We offer full turn-key solutions, assist with design and provide full documentation packages with traceability on materials,...

Hydrogen – The Alternative Energy of The Future?

Hydrogen – The Alternative Energy of The Future?

In recent years there has been increasing investment into the research and development of the use of Hydrogen as a possible future alternative energy source due to its reliability and renewable properties. Many experts are of the opinion that the use of Hydrogen as an...

Reshoring And The Benefits To Manufacturing

Reshoring And The Benefits To Manufacturing

The recent events both in the UK and worldwide have had, and are still having, a profound effect on the manufacturing industry. The first major blow was the divisive 2016 Brexit referendum leading to the UK officially leaving the European Union in January of this...

High Purity Welding in the Semi-Conductor Industry

High Purity Welding in the Semi-Conductor Industry

Orbital Fabrications specialises in High Purity Welding, this technique is used across various industries, namely within laboratories, universities and in semiconductor, pharmaceutical and aerospace. The process involves the welding of tubes to transmit special gases....

Covid-19 Update – Supporting Customers and Staff

Covid-19 Update – Supporting Customers and Staff

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Latest Update The manufacturing and engineering industries continue to play an essential role in the response to the Covid-19 pandemic, so it’s vital that we remain fully operational to support those customers. Our team is working harder than...

3 Major Benefits of the Orbital Welding Process

3 Major Benefits of the Orbital Welding Process

The Orbital Welding process is used in many industrial sectors where pipes, tubes and fittings need to be welded together. The welding equipment joins the parts to one another without the use of filler wire (autogenously). Orbital pipe and tube welding equipment is...

The need for Clean Rooms in the fight against Viruses

The need for Clean Rooms in the fight against Viruses

Orbital Fabrications is proud to have over 30 years’ experience in supplying the medical and pharmaceutical industries. It is highly important to us, especially during these most difficult times, to be able to assist our clients in the fight against Covid-19....

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Latest update

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Latest update

We understand the uncertainty this unprecedented time might be causing, however we remain focused on supporting all of our customers wherever they may be. YES, WE ARE OPEN! Orbital Fabrications Ltd is accepting and processing orders. Our Customer Service and Technical...

Fighting Covid-19

Fighting Covid-19

Orbital Fabrications would like to reach out to all UK manufacturers that are involved in fighting Covid-19, whether it’s building ventilators, researching and testing or manufacturing much needed drugs. We would like to offer our services to assist and support in...

Helium: The Go-To Choice for Leak Testing

Helium: The Go-To Choice for Leak Testing

Orbital Fabrications The Many Reasons to Test for Leaks What could be more essential than testing leaks in components, valves, pipes, storage tanks and manifolds in your facility? Testing for leaks is essential not only for the smooth running of facilities and for...

A Day In The Life Of: Gary Baker, Machine Shop Manager

A Day In The Life Of: Gary Baker, Machine Shop Manager

What does your role involve? I manage the machine shop and the production of manufactured parts from various assemblies. I schedule all the projects from order, through to production and delivery. Sometimes, projects/orders can come in with a demanding deadline and we...

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