24 Hour Electronic & Electro-Mechanical Maintenance Engineering Specialists

Welcome to Fletcher Moorland

Fletcher Moorland is your one stop source for industrial equipment repair and servicing. We are open and manned 24 hours a day, every day of the week, that means weekends and bank holidays too, we are always open..

We are trusted and relied upon by the many UK and International companies to respond to their maintenance and breakdown needs by offering a quick and reliable repair & refurbishment on critical plant equipment.

Our approach is to provide the highest quality repair and refurbishment by working to best engineering practices and standards. We stand by our commitment that each repair and refurbishment is to be ‘as good as new’. Why not come and see for yourself how we make a difference for our customers? Come and audit our facility and compare against your current suppliers. Contact us or call us on 01782 411021 anytime, day or night.

The latest Fletcher Moorland issue 2 newsletter is now available.

We have three core workshops specialising in the following engineering fields:

Electro mechanical repair

Electro-Mechanical Repairs

AC & DC motors, pumps, fans, gearboxes Ex motors, and mechanical services.

Automation repair

Automation Control Repairs

Inverter drives, HMI & control panels, PSUs, PLCs, PCB’s.

Servo spindle repair

Servo System Repairs

AC & DC servo motors, Spindle motors, Servo and spindle drives.

Drive Repair & Refurbishment

SERVICEview – New innovation in the repair industry

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Looking for a change in career or a new challenge? We’re currently recruiting for various roles.
Take a look at our career opportunities.

Latest News & Case Studies

How a LinkedIn post resulted in a stepper motor repair for us

This is a LinkedIn success story where a referral enabled us to help a new customer. We were tagged into...

A motor repair with some interesting UK engineering history

Recently, there was a great deal of interest in an article I wrote about the resurrection of a DC motor....

Before and after of a DC Motor Repair

A few week ago I posted a photo of a failed DC motor where the commutator has failed and taken...

Have you ever seen one of these motors before?

On first viewing you can see the rotor lamination pack on the left-hand side, then the cage extended to a...

Overspeed on a series wound DC machine, a lesson learnt

Well, it seems I’ve generated a great deal of interest with my post regarding an accidental over speed of a...

Everyone knows the importance of core loss testing, but why do so many rewinders dismiss it?

“One of the most important quality assurance tools in the motor rewinding trade is the core loss tester Websites and...

A small UK engineering company, an ABB inverter and a redesigned control system

How over £500,000 was saved when an already obsolete unit became……more obsolete! Obsolescence is an issue in industries there’s no...

Having a ‘can do’ approach really pays off when supporting customers

As happens most Saturday mornings at Fletcher Moorland, the phone starts to ring and there’s a customer on the line...

Low cost, wireless, online condition monitoring solutions from Fletcher Moorland

Usually, when you price up permanent online condition monitoring solutions the price is usually in the thousands of pounds, putting...

What is a Star Delta Motor Starter?

A 3 phase electric motor has 3 coils. These coils can be configured or connected either end to end (as...

The famous ‘time & temperature’ display in Stoke-on-Trent, a story about old technology

The time & temperature display on Fletcher Moorland’s building is famous in Stoke-on-Trent, If you’ve ever driven, or walked down...

SERVICEview – Transparency in the repair industry

Wouldn’t it be great to see exactly what happens when you send equipment for repair or servicing? We’ve created SERVICEview...

Electronics Engineers Wanted – Become part of a busy team of repair & service engineers

The photo above shows part of our variable speed drive (VSD) workshop, each engineer is busy working on repair and...

A game-changer in HMI repair!

Today we launch a major service improvement for our HMI repair customers. Not only are we guaranteeing a 24-hour turnaround...

Why you should look beyond the rewind price when selecting an electric motor repair supplier

Why it’s not the price of the rewind you should be concerned with when making a decision who to choose to...

Servo Motor Repairs; why electrical, electronic and mechanical skills are needed

Servo motors are very specialist and high precision motors. They contain both precessions mechanical and miniature electronic components. Repairs to them...

Getting ABB servo repairs right

Robot servo motors are critical to plant operation and production, Our customer who is a major automotive parts supplier had...

Possibly the cheapest reliability improvement ever invented.

Yes, I’m serious, the humble grease nipple cap. It costs pence but can save you thousands…… Think about it and...

Elau PacDrive repairs

Elau PacDrive & SM Servo Test Rig These Elau drive units from our experience are mainly found in the food...

See video updates on your repairs via SERVICEview

Fletcher Moorland’s service has always been centred on our customers’ needs and providing positive experiences. We do this by ensuring...

What happens when it’s obsolete and you can’t ‘simply’ upgrade it?

I read a lot of articles in regard to obsolete equipment and the solution is usually to upgrade to a...

Bosch Rexroth MSK Servo Motors, repairing and aligning the encoder.

  I’ll start with a bit of history here as I’ve been in the servo motor repair industry for over...

We are a ‘green flagged’ Avetta member company

Fletcher Moorland is a ‘green flagged’ Avetta member company (Contractor ID 38152). Our services include AC, DC & Ex Electric motor repairs,...

Just why do you replace all those capacitors?

In my role as a business owner in the repair and refurbishment industry I get asked many technical and non-technical...

Taking a lead from Amazon but maintaining that personal touch – an innovative way of keeping track of numerous repair items

I’m pretty sure we all want to keep things simple in life, I for one certainly do. Just imagine now...

5 sure-fire signs your HMI or control panel is about to fail

HMIs and visual control panels are common on modern-day factory equipment, they are the interface between the machine and the...

Motor Rewinding – Man or Machine?

It seems on a few of my earlier posts that I’ve inadvertently added to the repair v replace argument for...

Safety Laser Scanner Repair & Refurbishment

Sick sensor intelligence, produces safety laser scanners for area or access protection. These laser scanners operate as ‘light radar’ devices...

What’s in a repair workshop?

Well why not take a look? We always encourage our customers and potential customers to come and take a look...

If a picture is worth a 1000 words, what’s a video worth?

If a picture is worth a 1000 words, what’s a video worth? Well we think a 1000 pictures actually and all...

Watch How a Servo Motor is Refurbished

I’ve been asked by customers so many times “how do you refurbish servo motors?” Well here’s a video showing a pretty...

What goes into repairing Automation Equipment?

I’m often asked by customers and prospects alike “What do you actually do when repairing automation equipment?” Well it’s a...

Think Repair – Save Money

A view on repairing electronic control systems Sometimes it takes something drastic to happen to change your mindset on a...

Celebrating 70 Years of Service

It was during 1946 that Electrical Rewinds and Supplies started life as a business, set-up by Sam Fletcher and his...

Why Converting CRT Monitors to LCD is a Good Idea

In my 30 year career in industrial automation repair, I’ve seen countless HMIs or monitors pass through the workshop for...

Elau PacDrives and Servo Motors used in Food Processing and Packaging

Fast and reliable repairs to Elau PacDrives and Elau/Schneider servo motors from a leading UK repair company. Fletcher Moorland offers...

Here’s an Update on the Fanuc Spindle Motor Repair

A number of you were commenting and asking questions about the Fanuc Spindle motor we had in for urgent repair...

Comparing a Repair Versus New for an Electric Motor. Which is Better?

The picture at the top of this post is a repaired ABB electric motor just about to leave our UK...

It’s Our 70th Birthday This Year

This year we celebrate 70 years in business. It was in 1946 that Sam W. Fletcher set-up Electrical Rewinds and...

Plot of IR Against Time

Using the plot of IR against time can show some interesting information in regard to the condition of the insulation...

Rotating Machine Repair

From the smallest precision servo motors used in positioning and robotic applications, to motors such as this 700Kw Siemens machine...

Refurbishing Zalkin Capper Motors

Refurbishing Zalkin capper motors can save you tens of thousands of pounds £££££££ We repair and refurbish Zalkin capper motors...

Repairing automation equipment has a valid place in obsolescence management

I was fortunate enough to introduce my company to some of Norway’s major oil producers recently. I was there to present...

Work ethos suits excavator giant

Global excavator giant JCB uses Fletcher Moorland to repair a range of older and modern equipment, usually on emergency service for...

Top tyre factory ‘never let down’

MICHELIN has had a long-standing relationship with Fletcher Moorland whose services for the tyre manufacturing giant include repairing and refurbishing...

Repairs are quick and thorough

PTG Holroyd is an industry-leading manufacturer of highly engineered precision machine tools and components for a range of diverse industries...

Food firm finds the missing piece in maintenance jigsaw

LEADING food manufacturer Wrights Pies see Fletcher Moorland as the missing piece in the jigsaw when it comes to repairing...

Support for more than a decade

Coventry based automotive component manufacturing company UYT Limited has been supported by Fletcher Moorland for more than 10 years –...

First-class operations ‘more than a repair shop’

ERLSON Precision Components, a Skelmersdale-based automotive parts manufacturer employing 240 staff, uses Fletcher Moorland’s expertise to support its own team...

Solutions have saved money

A company which operates the deepest mine in the UK to produce potash for fertiliser is benefitting from Fletcher Moorland...

Blowing a lot of hot air

One of our customer in the North West has a critical air handling unit application that removes hot process air...

A crisp eye on a production line

Our quick and reliable repair service has always been admired in the industry and one Tuesday night recently we were...

When it really pays off to refurbish not just repair

Many customers think of Fletcher Moorland as a company who repair automation equipment, whilst that is true in one respect,...

Obsolete PCB Manufacture

Don’t let obsolescence be a problem – Manufacture of obsolete PCBs The Newcastle-under-Lyme division of an American global courier delivery...

Fanuc Servo Drives Test Rig

Fletcher Moorland have been servicing Fanuc drives for over 20 years. As part of a major upgrade in our automation...

Siemens Sinamics S120 Test Rig

The Sinamics S120 modular motion control drives are designed for high performance dive applications. Brought into the marketplace in 2008...

Elau PacDrive & SM Servo Test Rig

These Elau drive units from our experience are mainly found in the food and drink sectors. Fletcher Moorland offer a...

Reception Makeover

The reception area at Fletcher Moorland has just been given a makeover. As we are now experiencing an increase in...

ABB Robot Servo Motor

Robot servo motors are critical to plant operation and production, Our customer who is a major automotive parts supplier had...

Siemens S120 servo drive repair

A tissue manufacturer called us as he was having problems finding a reliable repair solution for a newer generation of...

Two Fanuc Motors needed back quickly

An automotive customer of ours had an urgent repair requirement, well two actually, he has two Fanuc motors type A06B-0034-B675...

Overnight Repair of a 200Kw motor

This is a good example of the typical urgent repair requests we get day-to-day. A large food ingredients company based...

Resurrecting a Sinclair C5

Well the opportunity to acquire a Sinclair C5 came up. As soon as I heard ‘Sinclair C5’, I could picture...