A&J Fabtech Ltd.

Address:
700 Bretton Way, Bretton Park Industrial Estate,
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire,
WF12 9BS
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0) 1924 439 614

Fax: +44 (0) 1924 456 536 / 466 580

Web: http://www.ajfabtech.com/


A&J Fabtech Ltd. articles

Displaying 1 - 18 of 18

Duke of Edinburgh Scheme award given to A&J Fabtech

Duke of Edinburgh Scheme award given to A&J Fabtech
The Duke of Edinburgh Award Manager Denise Bedford, MBE, back in November presented apprentices and employees from A&J Fabtech with their Kirklees DofE Supporter Certificates. A&J Fabtech, based in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, supported the local DofE, run under the Kirklees Metropolitan Council, by donating and fitting an access platform. 
18th January 2018

Fabricating and installing stainless steelwork for largest MBR plant

Fabricating and installing stainless steelwork for largest MBR plant
Awarded a £1,000,000+ contract to manufacture and install the structural steelwork package, A&J Fabtech will be working with the UK’s largest membrane bioreactor (MBR) system at a sewage treatment works on the South coast that is being upgraded to accommodate the population growth in its catchment area.
15th January 2018

Stainless steel options for the toughest jobs

Stainless steel options for the toughest jobs
There are many advantages that stainless steel can offer to fabrication projects, with corrosion resistance being one of the most important. However, working with this material requires specialist equipment and so A&J Fabtech has invested in machinery, computer systems, personnel and training to develop top-flight capabilities in this specialist field.
4th January 2018


Scum removal efficiency improved during activated sludge processing

Scum removal efficiency improved during activated sludge processing
An innovative, high performance surface scum removal system for use in activated sludge processes that uses a collector arm to direct the scum towards a dipper has been developed by A&J Fabtech. Removed continually in small batches, scum presents few problems in sludge processing operations. However, if it is allowed to build up it can become an issue. There are several existing procedures for dealing with scum, although there is room for improvement in them all.
6th October 2017

Make the right choices to achieve efficient bridge design

Make the right choices to achieve efficient bridge design
Mark Wright, Managing Director of A&J Fabtech, looks at the choices that can determine the effectiveness of a scraper bridge installation. A scraper bridge starts life as a design drawing, setting out all the necessary components, materials and features required for a particular installation. The collective design and manufacture of the scraper must produce a durable structure that performs its task efficiently and reliably.
10th August 2017

Turnkey solutions for effective and reliable clarifiers

Turnkey solutions for effective and reliable clarifiers
Relying on clarifers or settlement tanks, the water treatment industry needs them to remove a significant amount of solids as part of the process to recycle the water supply. A&J Fabtech has the ability to design, manufacture and install a wide variety of clarifers that provide a cost effective and reliable solution for the industry.
17th July 2017

Wastewater treatment standard increase with new scraper bridge

Wastewater treatment standard increase with new scraper bridge
A two part project to integrate the operations of two wastewater treatment works is underway, and the first stage has been completed with six new, extra-large scraper bridges now hard at work at the Oldham, Lancs works. Operated by United Utilities, the Oldham and Royton wastewater treatment works are located about 4km apart in north east Manchester. They have been in operation for about 100 years and serve a growing population of around 150,000.
9th June 2017

New website leads to tablet-friendly navigation

New website leads to tablet-friendly navigation
A new and improved website has been launched by UK fabrication and engineering solutions specialist, A&J Fabtech. Designed to make the user experience as easy as possible, the new website has an intuitive user interface and contains a wealth of useful information on A&J Fabtech’s engineering products and services.
25th May 2017

New power plant provides better environmental performance

New power plant provides better environmental performance
A bespoke economiser and heat exchanger are being supplied by A&J Fabtech to a new waste wood biomass power generation plant which, when built, will be the biggest such facility in the UK. Now under construction at the entrance to the Manchester Ship Canal at Ince Park in Cheshire, A&J Fabtech worked closely with the designers of the overall facility and delivered the economiser to site as one of the earliest stages of the project.
13th April 2017

Tackling the sludgy issues in wastewater treatment

Tackling the sludgy issues in wastewater treatment
Involving some harsh operating conditions, wastewater treatment processes can pose a challenge for the manufacturers and operators of treatment equipment. Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) is an attractive, modern material that can deliver many benefits for the construction of equipment used in activated sludge processing plants.
14th December 2016

To repair or replace – that is the question

To repair or replace – that is the question
Helping clients decide between repairing and replacing equipment that has provided decades of sterling service, A&J Fabtech Water Division has expanded its services after years of building scrapers, skimmers, thickeners and other equipment for the water treatment industry. Andy Sheddon of the company runs through the options.
8th December 2016

Affordable installation and minimal maintenance from modular designs

Affordable installation and minimal maintenance from modular designs
  When we consider factors such as lifetime costs, return on investment and maintenance requirements, the terms ‘low cost’ and ‘cost-effective’ often prove to be almost polar opposites, however they normally tend to be used interchangeably.
2nd November 2016

Experience supports turnkey sludge thickeners

Experience supports turnkey sludge thickeners
Bringing decades of experience to designing, manufacturing and installing sludge thickeners, A&J Fabtech and its units can be used in both clean and dirty water applications. This meets the WRC recommendations and guidelines TT016 (TR189) for potable water. Sludge thickeners work by concentrating impurities into solid form and then separating these solids from the bulk liquid.
26th October 2016

Safe and efficient designed access gantries

Safe and efficient designed access gantries
Often taken for granted, access gantries and platforms are part of the industrial landscape, that can make a massive contribution to site safety and operational efficiency and provide access to difficult to reach areas. Andy Shedden, Head of Sales and Commercial of A&J Fabtech looks at their design, manufacture and maintenance.
21st October 2016

Scraper bridges set to transform waste water treatment

Scraper bridges set to transform waste water treatment
  Six extra-large scraper bridges, are to be designed, manufactured and installed by A&J Fabtech, at the Oldham wastewater treatment works, which is being upgraded in a project that will integrate its operations with those of the nearby Royton works.
28th September 2016

Several sizes and styles for picket fence thickeners

Several sizes and styles for picket fence thickeners
Offering a range of styles and sizes is A&J Fabtech’s range of picket fence thickeners for water treatment and industrial applications. It also offers packaged plants that typically include the process tank, picket fence mechanism with drive as well as access stairways and platforms.
16th August 2016

Tank scrapers - does size matter?

Tank scrapers - does size matter?
  Tanks come in different sizes, but should rotating settlement tank scrapers be half, full or three-quarters in length? And what is the point of a standardised modular design for rotating settlement tank scrapers when no application is ever standard?
21st July 2016

Award received for development and installation of rotating full-bridge suction lift scrapers

Award received for development and installation of rotating full-bridge suction lift scrapers
A safer, quicker and lower cost method has been developed for installing rotating full-bridge suction lift scrapers. A&J Fabtech has been commended for the procedure it used when working on Thames Water’s London Tideway Improvement scheme.
14th July 2016


Sign up to view our publications

Sign up

Sign up to view our downloads

Sign up

Industry 4.0 Summit 2018
28th February 2018
United Kingdom Manchester
MACH 2018
9th April 2018
United Kingdom NEC, Birmingham
Drives & Controls 2018
10th April 2018
United Kingdom NEC, Birmingham
Engineering Design Show 2018
17th October 2018
United Kingdom Ricoh Arena, Coventry