For over 35 years, Western Machine Works has been meeting the needs of various heavy industries and industrial equipment manufacturers, with engineering-focused solutions. Our experienced team of engineers and technicians, repair, design, and manufacture critical equipment for the energy and power, wood products, food processing, marine, mining, construction, plastics, and steel industries. Our facility located in Portland, Oregon is equipped with vertical boring mills, large lathes, horizontal milling machines, dynamic balance machine, and twin-wire arc metallizing processes.
Industrial Machinery & Equipment Services
Precision Manufacturing and Fabrication
Our team of engineers and machinists are experts in repairing and replacing precision large industrial rotating equipment.
Our manufacturing capabilities include:
- Shaft Manufacturing
- Precision Roll Grinding and Balancing
- Fabrication services
- Large lathes, boring mills, and horizontal milling machines
- Twin-Wire Arc Metallizing
- 40,000 pound lifting capacity
- Large equipment transportation and fixtures
Emergency Repair Service
Rapid Response and Expedited Repairs
We are quick to react to your emergency needs with our local, experienced staff, flexible scheduling, and in-house transportation services. Our 24/7 rapid response allows us to prioritize what is urgent to you, and work to meet your critical timelines.
When your equipment suddenly breaks down and an unplanned disruption occurs, you can count on us to answer your emergency call and get your equipment get back up and running as quickly as possible.
Increase Your Engineering Resources
Western Machine Works is more than just a machine shop. Our team of engineers provides increased reliability and precision to every project. Experienced in meeting stringent standards and critical requirements, our engineering team provides these services with reliability:
- Reverse Engineering
- Inspection and Failure Analysis
- Complete Dimensional Inspection
- Equipment Design
- Non Destructive Testing
New Equipment Manufacture
We’ll put our 35 years of experience to work to design and manufacture custom industrial equipment.
We start by understanding your requirements, analyze your operations and reverse engineer existing equipment, and design upgrades that:
- Increase time between scheduled maintenance
- Reduce equipment vibration to increase speed and reduce failures
- Reduce production downtime
Once you approve the design, we’ll manufacture, test, install the equipment, and ensure it meets your requirements.
Total Project Management
Simplified Project Planning
Create your objectives, define your timeline, and our team can take care of the rest.
Our expert technical and logistics project management services allow you to get back to work. An engineer or project manager visits you onsite to review your project needs. We’ll explore the options available to best meet your budget and schedule requirements.
We’ll manage your entire project, including:
- Inspection and reporting
- Failure analysis
- Design engineering
100% Focused on Your Project
Western Machine Works offers specialized transportation services to ensure that your rolls are picked up and delivered in a safe and economical manner. We understand how critical your rolls are so we have dedicated drivers who are trained to transport rolls using specialized equipment and processes that secure and protect them during transportation.
Our full fleet of trucks including pickups, flatbed, and a semi-tractor and 40-foot trailer is available for your project. We design and fabricate custom brackets and holding equipment for your rolls so they are safely and securely transported to our facility and back to yours.
Heavy Industries We Service
- Energy and Power (Wind & Hydro)
- Rock Crushing / Construction
- Steel Processing
- Wood Products
Let’s talk about your project.