Performance and capability are two of our key goals and we pride ourselves on our unique and often innovative applications.

Manufacturing & Processing

We have worked with a wide range of manufacturing businesses from various sectors, supporting them with design, fabrication and installation of new equipment and infrastructure, to the complete replacement or refurbishment of precision machine components.

JH Wood pride ourselves on fabricating machine metalwork for production plants, and our excellent facilities, equipment and skills enable us to work to any scale and to the highest standards of tolerance.

Industries we have served include:

  • Paper mills and manufacturing
  • Food & Drink processing
  • Animal feed & bedding
  • Mining & quarrying
  • Printing
  • Wood processing and production


Agriculture is vital to our economy and to keeping the nation fed,  and ensuring machinery runs effectively is key to producing the optimal output.

Since its inception, J H Wood has aided farmers and contractors by offering year-round assistance and immediate engineering support to ensure the demands of cultivation and harvest can be met.

We provide, fabrication, installation, preparation, emergency support, grain auger repairs, and drier servicing which is done to OFTEC standards.  The number of grain handling support projects we have managed continues to grow year on year.

Our specialist agricultural engineering services include:

  • Cultivation wearing parts
  • Fabrication & repair
  • Axle repairs
  • Hydraulic hoses manufacture,
  • repair & supplies
  • Trailer refurbishment
  • Onsite farm repairs and maintenance
  • Replacement of forklift back plates
  • Onsite welding
  • Gates & cattle handling equipment

Architectural & Heritage

Over the past two decades, we have contributed to many of the most important architectural and building restoration landmarks in the North East and the Borders. Such as Bamburgh Castle, Warwick Mill, Seaton Delaval Hall, and Berwick upon Tweed’s Chain Bridge.  Our expert team offer a full range of engineering and metalwork services, making us a preferred choice for many leading architects and historic building specialists.

We have the ability to work from detailed drawings and complex Cad-Cam designs or replicate existing designs and specifications, ensuring your vision is brought to life to the highest standards. Being in an area rich with history, authenticity and accuracy are very important to us and we want to respect the heritage of each project and building we work with.

JH Wood can assist with design, cutting, fabrication, fitting and installation. Some examples of architectural projects we’ve worked on include:

  • Stairways internal & external
  • Window frames
  • Balcony railings
  • Park Railings
  • Kennels
  • Gates

Structural (Secondary Steelwork)

Over the years our expertise in structural steelwork has become distinguished in the region. We offer a comprehensive range of services and have the capacity and capabilities to take on large scale projects as well as minor works.

Working within our own facilities or on site, our team offer a professional service and are experienced in completing jobs on time and to the highest standards.

Services include:

  • Initial design
  • Fabrication of steelwork
  • Erection of components
  • Cladding
  • Refurbishment of steelwork


For many years JH Wood has been providing support and engineering expertise in the Forestry & Timber Processing industries. Our knowledge and experience help ensure customers’ facilities are suitable, client and modernised as the industry grows.

We provide an extensive range of engineering expertise in this sector covering:

  • Machine repairs
  • Blade sharpening & supply
  • Log trailer fabrication
  • Sawmill intake equipment
  • Hydraulic hoses manufacture & repair
  • Hydraulic oil supplies


From the very first conversation, our design team will be working tirelessly to offer tangible solutions and innovative ideas. During the design phase, we communicate with all stakeholders in a project to ensure their ideas will translate well and offer accessible installation and cost-effective solutions, as well as long term results.

The landscape of the engineering industry is forever changing  and J H Wood have always kept up to date with new technologies, ensuring our position as a leading engineering company. Today, much  of the design work is undertaken with 3D modelling software Advanced Steel, which is hosted  upon Auto Cad, which allows us to fully visualise a project and poan everything from design to construction. We are also able to adapt existing layouts and structures for customers’ individual requirements.

From the inception phase, J H Wood look at the projects as a whole, and our qualified draughtsmen are highly spoken of for their thoroughness and inventive solutions to problems. They provide customers with the data, tools and models to enable planning, visualisation,  redesign; clash,  analysis, BIM integration and many other uses.

Services include:

  • Assessing & defining individual requirement
  • Designing & developing the engineering solution
  • Creating forms & prototypes
  • Testing & improving the design
  • Fabricating & delivering the highest quality solution
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ISO 9001:2015 / BS EN 1090

J H Wood are proud to hold a certification for ISO 9001:2015 and BS EN 1090, the world’s best known quality management standards. Our standards and services consistently meet and go beyond industry regulations and customer satisfaction is one of our top priorities.

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