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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 that you’re responsible for keeping track of all electrical, electronic and mechanical repairs sent out from your processing or production facility. I’m guessing you will have parts at numerous suppliers...

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 and measure distances using the time-of-flight principle. As with all electronic devices they do, from time-to-time require repair or servicing. Fletcher Moorland can offer a reliable repair service for these...

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 around our facility. What’s amazing are the comments we hear afterwards. “Your place is like the Tardis”, “I never know you did……”, ” I never expected you to do so...

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 of them moving showing exactly what’s going on; and that’s why we are launching SERVICEview today. A totally new dimension to our electro-mechanical and automation repair services. From today, we will...

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 topic I’m passionate about and have built my career around repairing and refurbishing electro-mechanical and automation equipment. If we had the time and several beers I could go on for...

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 then business partner to support the local pottery, mining and manufacturing industries. Now in 2016 we celebrate 70 years in business, still owned and managed by the founding Fletcher family...

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 Supplies to service the local industry around Stoke on Trent. The business grew and developed into Fletcher Bickerton Ltd. and quickly gained a reputation for quality in repairing rotating machines....

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 system. This plot is from a 73Hp DC armature with brittle insulation.

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 a quick and immediate turnaround with a two year warranty. The work is carried out at JCB’s World HQ in Rocester as well as other manufacturing plants in North Staffordshire....

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 everything from pumps to motors and, most recently, printed circuit boards and touch pads. Kevan Williams, RS Tec, based at Michelin’s factory in Stoke-on-Trent, said: “There are two areas in...