About Us

Based in Portland Oregon, Western Machine Works has been providing repair, manufacturing and engineering services to the Western United States and Canada since 1985.

Western Machine Works helps companies improve production efficiency by providing engineering and precision machine shop services that are specialized in the design and repair of precision components, including shafts and rolls. We are focused on improving your profits by increasing productivity and minimizing downtime. Located in Portland, Oregon, our staff is local to the Pacific Northwest and is a quick flight away from anywhere in the Western United States to meet, take field measurements, and analyze your processes and equipment.

The company was founded in 1985 to provide precision roll grinding and balancing large rolls for paper mills and various heavy machinery and equipment industries. Our sophisticated equipment and processes bring used rolls back to like-new, or better than new, specifications.

Our engineering and project management staff is an extension of your own engineering team. We offer a full array of engineering services, including failure analysis, reverse engineering, product improvement, and new equipment design. We have expertise in the maintenance, design, and manufacture of high-performance components for the pulp & paper, wind & hydropower, marine, and various heavy equipment industries.

minimize downtime

Minimize Downtime
with 24/7 Rapid Response

Achieve Peak Operating Performance

Achieve Peak Operating Performance

Increase Your Engineering Resources

Increase Your Engineering Resources

simplify project planning

Simplify Project Planning

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