DAE Systems Ltd
Size
SME
Direct employees
25
Turnover (reported)
£2,100,000
Regional Markets
Europe
Nuclear Contracting Tiers
Tier 4: Sub-component Suppliers/Distributors
Tier 5: Processors & Fabricators
Tier 3: Original Equipment Manufacturing Organisations

Accreditations

  • AS 9100
  • ISO 14001
  • ISO 9001
  • OHSAS 18001

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DAE Systems Ltd

Light and Medium Fabrications

Fabrication & Manufacturing -

Overview

DAE SYSTEMS LTD
Trading since 1926, DAE Systems Ltd (formerly Colston Engineering) are an innovative engineering services and product provider of Safety Critical Fabricated, Welded, Machined and Electro-Mechanical Assemblies for Nuclear, Rail, Defence, Marine, Aerospace, Infrastructure and General Engineering applications.
Approvals and accreditations include IS09001:2008, AS9100 Rev C, ISO14001, OSHAS18001 and Fit4Nuclear. Welding is a core competence with accreditations including EN15085 CL1 (covering also BS EN3834-2) and EN1090 EXC3.
Acquired by DAE Systems Inc. in 2012, they also design and manufacture Fans, Motors, Heaters and Air Moving Systems.
DAE have previously supplied numerous components to the Nuclear industry including Flasks & Containers, Flask Transporters, Mechanical Structures and a variety of Machined and Fabricated Components.
We also hold approved supplier status with many higher tier recognized major Nuclear suppliers.

Products and Services

Product Sector
Fabrication Cutting Forming Pressing & Bending - Equipment Aerospace - Civil and Defence
Fabrication Cutting Forming Pressing & Bending - Modules & Skid Mounted Systems Aerospace - Civil and Defence
Waste Storage Containers & Systems - Low & Intermediate Level Waste Nuclear Civil
Machining - General Engineering Aerospace - Civil and Defence
Containment System Fabrications Nuclear Civil
Cable Supports, Support Systems & Trunking Aerospace - Civil and Defence
Fabrication Cutting Forming Pressing & Bending - Equipment Nuclear Civil
Fabrication Cutting Forming Pressing & Bending - Equipment Rail & Transport
Ferrous and Non ferrous Materials - General Engineering Nuclear Civil
Gantry Access & Mezzanine Steelwork Systems Construction - Strategic Platforms & Vessels
HVAC Ducting Systems and Equipment Aerospace - Civil and Defence
Machining - General Engineering Nuclear Civil
Machining - Precision & High Integrity Engineering Nuclear Civil
Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Aerospace - Civil and Defence
Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Nuclear Civil
Pipe, Fittings, Reducers, Flanges Bending, Supports Nuclear Civil
Pond Furniture, Racks & Storage Fabrications Nuclear Civil
Shield Doors and Radiation Protection Fabrications Nuclear Civil
Storage Tanks and Systems - Small to Large Nuclear Civil
Tooling - General Engineering Nuclear Civil
Transportation Casks, Flasks & Systems Nuclear Civil
Waste Storage Containers & Systems - Low & Intermediate Level Waste Nuclear Civil
Welding Manual Nuclear Civil

Site Facilities

Shop Floor

1858m2 Fully fitted with welding bays (MIG TIG, Spot, Seam, ARC) CNC Machines, Manual Turning Capabilities, Paint Shop, 2 x 5T Overhead Cranes, Inspection & Testing and Storage facilities.

Inspection / Testing

  • Drop Testing
  • Equipment Qualification
  • Pressure / Hydro Testing

Design

  • CAD Design - 3D
  • CAM Design - 3D

Recent Work

General fabrications

Various Machined and Fabricated Components, e.g. Clips, Tubes, Grips, Washers, Fastenings, Special Tools
Flasks and Containers
Seat Guides
Brackets and Shields
Plugs and Plates
Various Nuclear Submarine Parts and Handling Assemblies

General fabrications

Machining and Fabrication work

Various components (brackets, plates, guides, Fabrications etc.) for use at Sellafield

Machining and Fabrication work