About Us

Founded in 1958 to offer a first class welding and fabrication facility to local industry, we have expanded into one of the region's finest contractors in our field.

K.D. Flavell Welding Specialists offer a 24 hour call-out service for all engineering work, including specialist welding services, machining services and gas supplies.

We also offer a number of services in fabrications and refurbishment on a wide range of plant and process equipment, including (but not limited to) centrifuges, pumps, turbines and valves.

Our main customer base includes a number of well established businesses, including Balfour Beatty, Lotte, Amec, Conoco Phillips, Corus, Man Turbo and Harsco Metals Group. We also have major utility contracts for Northern Gas, Carillion and P H Jones, for pipe-work projects in Carbon and Stainless Steel.

We use Haynes Internationals Ultimet Alloy for hard facing valve seats and bearing lands which has proved itself to have excellent wear characteristics in all sorts of environments. Specialist materials fabricated and machined on a regular basis include Titanium, Duplex, Super Duplex, Aluminum, and all popular grades of Stainless and Carbon Steel.