Our History

W.J.L Engineering was established in 1985 by Richard Trevor Downing and Jean Downing in our first unit at Cox’s Lane, Cradley Heath, employing just 2 members of staff.

Now operating out of Sapcote trading centre in Cradley Heath, daily running is overseen by Lee and Jason Downing. WJL now employs close to 30 staff members, with several having been with the company for over 25 years.

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About Us

W.J.L Engineering LTD is a premier specialist non-standard fasteners manufacturer

based in the heart of the Black Country, supplying fasteners in a variety of materials and specifications, nationally.

We machine non-standard and specialist fasteners including:

  • Capscrews
  • Socket setscrews
  • Bolts
  • Nuts
  • Dowels
  • Stud bolts

To any specification or to bespoke customer drawings, in all grades of material including exotics.

Our workshop houses over 35 specialist machines, ranging from conventional capstan lathes and Steinle thread rolling right through to modern sliding head and CNC’S with a capacity of up to 3” diameter.

We are always looking to invest in the workshop and over recent years have acquired the following machinery, with more to come this year;

– 7 STAR SR-32J’s
– 12 CNC’s including Doosan & Hyundai
– 2 Trishul polygon milling machines

Specialist fasteners

We machine non-standard and specialist fasteners

How We Work

We Machine To any specification or to bespoke customer drawings


Get In Touch

Call or email over our team and will be more than happy to help with your enquire.


Your Requirements

We discuss your specific requirement's if any any so that we can machine what you need to spec.


Custom Drawing / Spec

If you have a custom drawing please do send that over to us so that a member of our team can have a look over it and give any insights required.


Lets Get To Work

We Machine your parts to your specification / requirement's and offer any support after if needed.


Dave Hooper
Dave Hooper
Great company for all your engineering needs
Dave Hooper
Dave Hooper
I go here every 2 months as it's a place I look after for pest control. It's very busy engineering place
James Woodcock
James Woodcock
Good solid engineers no bs! Keep up the good work!
michael mcgill
michael mcgill
Engineering at its best
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