Machine Covers specialises in protecting machinery from the risk of breakdown as well as providing products and services that safeguard your employees and ensure you comply with the law.
Protecting your machines is an essential requirement for your business. If they underperform or malfunction, they can leave you counting the cost of poor productivity, lost time and high expenses.
Additionally, meeting today's regulations involves making sure your machines are secure and safe to operate. They must comply with statutory Health and Safety Regulations and supporting Machine Safety Standards, such as the Provision of Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER).
Launched in 1965, Machine Covers has grown to become a leading supplier of protection for the full range of today’s CNC machinery and a specialist in machinery, plant and process safety solutions.
We know there is more to meeting your requirements than offering an extensive range of services. So we take the time to understand your needs and create a solution that achieves your exact objectives. With our personal approach to service, you can feel confident you have chosen the right partner to protect your machinery, people and business.
Maintaining exceptional quality is at the heart of our business. As an ISO 9001:2008 registered company, Machine Covers is committed to meeting rigorous assessment standards, ensuring that we provide the finest products and services to our customers.
Most of our products are manufactured at our fully-equipped factory in Gloucestershire, enabling us to closely monitor every stage of the production process. Our design facilities are located in adjoining offices and we have extended our premises to accommodate business growth.
Our engineering services include designing and manufacturing all types of protection systems in steel and fabric, as well as upgrading, installing and commissioning machine tool safety systems. Our qualified engineers can undertake field-based projects, working onsite at your premises. We are also able to act as your consultant and advise you on the most appropriate approach for your business.
We work with customers across a wide range of industries, including machine shop, nuclear, automotive, agriculture and food. From the rugged requirements of mining to the precise demands of aerospace and robotics, we are experts in many diverse fields. This means we have the experience necessary to fully understand the complexities of your business sector.
Our commitment to flexibility ensures we can accommodate one-off or volume production. We can also adapt or upgrade our solutions to meet your changing needs. Employing the latest CNC technology, including water-jet cutting, we will design and manufacture an innovative solution to suit your specific environment, product and process.
Experience often allows us to produce solutions with knowledge only of a name and type of machine tool. With over 24,000 cover and guard designs on our records, we can manufacture the product you require and help you achieve your exact objectives.
Repar2 is the leading European manufacturer of safety guards for the machine shop.
The steady growth has meant that Repar2 was apparent, first, among the best producers of safety protection, becoming the first European company today.
ISS Safety Limited, founded in 2001, specialises in the supply of industrial safety products and the design, supply and installation of safety control systems. Current product distribution includes Haake Technik GmBH’s range of Trapped Key and Valve Interlocks, Comitronic high integrity safety switches and Ronis switchgear interlocks.
ISS Safety aims to deliver a one-stop-shop approach to safety, from an initial risk assessment, carried out in accordance with the guidelines in EN12100-1 2003: Safety of Machinery, through safety circuit design, installation, commissioning and certification. ISS can also provide a wide range of support services, including occupational health and safety consultancy, safety training, CE marking, and health and safety audits.
Working alongside Machine Covers Limited, ISS Safety ensures that the integration of new safety guards on old machinery is carried out in strict accordance with the requirements of EN13849-1 and that all of the appropriate certification is issued upon completion. Please take time to look at our range of products that cover many applications across a broad spectrum of industries, including food, beverage, water, aggregate, fire protection, transport, pharmaceutical, petrochemical and many more.