As an indentured trades person I gained extensive machining experience in heavy engineering on lathes small & large, milling machines, horizontal & vertical boring machines, large cylindrical grinders, various numerical control equipment and ‘MAAR’ gear generating machines.
Also I gained experience in assembly section, welding & fitting on assemblyoflargegearboxes for drag-lines, railway bogies’ and coal pulverising beater wheelsfor the power stations.
About this site
This is a retrospective site, Vickers Ruwolt company is no longer in business.Any information on this site is purely historical.
Most of the photographs on this site were taken by WolfgangSievers and camefromaVickers Ruwolt promotionalboucher designed and produced by E. G. Holt.