Specialising in precision CNC machining of running gear for the world’s military vehicles
Llanelec offers high quality, high volume products to customers across the global Land and Air market sectors, with on time delivery and value for money. We take pride in delivering accuracy and precision, at a cost that meets your needs.
Llanelec specialises in precision CNC machining of running gear for the world’s military vehicles and the supply of solid compound wheels. Our 30,000 SQFT Manufacturing and Repair Facility has the capacity to manufacture and supply circa 35,000 hours of machine time per month.
We stand by our core values to deliver the best possible service to provide reliability at a cost that meets your needs.
We have a strong history supplying the MOD, delivering on time and in full (DOTIF).
We have the capability to deliver forged items in 12 weeks from receipt of order.
Our Quality Driven Production Line ensures reliability and service life expectancy.
Our expertise and equipment allow us to produce tight tolerance components using the latest CNC software and tooling.
Efficiency and flexibility offering reduced turn-time through our dedicated Vehicle Off Road Service (VOS) philosophy.
We exceed our customers expectation in quality, delivery and cost through continuous improvement and development.
Llanelec signs the Armed Forces Covenant
We’re very proud to announce that we’ve added our support to this covenant that states that those who serve or have served in the Armed Forces, and their families, should be treated fairly and should not face disadvantages when seeking to access public or private goods and services in the UK. To find out more, please visit the Armed Forces Covenant website.
Llanelec donates beds to local charity Homeless Hope
Llanelec recently donated and transported 70 bed frames and 30 mattresses to local homeless charity Homeless Hope.
Homeless Hope runs a monthly, street-based clinic providing food & drink, clothes, footwear, bedding and foot health to the homeless and vulnerably-housed in Swansea, Newport and Cardiff.
We’re delighted to have secured space at the newly created showcase exhibition stands at the UK Defence and Security Exports team, part of the UK Government Department for International Trade.
In line with our vision for growth and expansion, we are excited to be exhibiting four of our high quality, high volume products:
⚙️ Warrior Final Drive Mechanical Housing
⚙️ Challenger 2 Bracket Track Tensioner
⚙️ Warrior Final Drive Hub and Shaft with Gear
⚙️ CVR(T) Roadwheel
The showcase is supported by the Export Support Team located at Larkhill Camp in Wiltshire.
Our products are UK made, direct to you. If you would like more information, please feel free to contact us.
Llanelec Invests in new CNC Coordinate Measurement Machine
Following a successful application to the Welsh Government for the Smart Cymru Innovation Voucher, Llanelec is pleased to announce that it has invested in a new, fully automated Aberlink Zenith 3 CNC CMM.
The Smart Cymru Innovation Voucher, which is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), contributed to funding the new, state-of-the-art machinery which has been implemented at Llanelec’s Neath Facility.
Llanelec Launches COVID-19 Testing for Employees
As a key supplier to the Ministry of Defence, Llanelec proudly puts safety first, and has done so since its formation.
From the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, Llanelec has quickly adapted its environment to ensure that all its stakeholders remain as safe as possible. For many months now, and across the organisation, temperature checks, social distancing, use of face coverings and hand sanitiser have been deployed.
Llanelec Welcomes New Operations Director
Llanelec Precision Engineering is pleased to announce the appointment of new Operations Director, Davey Wilson.
Davey will be supporting Llanelec’s aspiration to grow and develop by leveraging his experience from a number of companies and market sectors.
New Facility Opening Soon
Llanelec has a new facility planned for 2021; this 7 acre site will comprise of 75,000-100,000 SQ FT. The facility will be completed in 3 major phases, with each phase providing an additional 30,000 SQFT. The ultimate goal for Llanelec is to achieve a facility with outside space allowing vehicles to be stored and worked on within one of the 3 zones. The facility is a bold move by Llanelec to support Babcock / MOD and other key customers like RBSL.
Llanelec with over 35 years of heritage with defence, supporting MOD move to Port Talbot -Baglan Energy Park. This signals the beginning of the rejuvenation of Wales, replacing the town associated with steel with manufacturing, repair and overhaul military armoured fighting vehicles, creating a centre of excellence for military vehicles.