Business Overview

Houghton International specialise in the repair, maintenance and life extension of rotating electrical assets. Servicing a broad range of sectors, customers benefit from over 30 years multi industry experience in electro mechanical engineering and coil manufacture.


We work with customers around the globe to solve problems, reduce costs and increase reliability by improving performance and extending the life of their motors, generators and other electro mechanical machines. Known for our fast response, quick turn around and responsive customer service you can rely on us to drive your project forward.

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Jack Dunning
New finance director appointed as Houghton International continues to grow
Following our recent expansion we have appointed Jack Dunning as finance director to oversee the company’s finances and support the business during its sustained growth as we prepare for continue..
EASA 2016
Houghton International at EASA 2016
It was great catching up with customers old and new at EASA 2016 earlier this month. If you missed us in Toronto, here is Stuart continue..
Large Machine Repair Shop
Houghton International take on large machines with expansion into fourth site
Following on from a series of contract wins, we have expanded into a fourth operational site in Byker, Newcastle to increase both operational capacity and the scale continue..
Gary Miller
Houghton International welcomes new HVC head
A big welcome to Gary Miller, the new head of our high voltage coils division. Working as part of the senior management team, Gary takes the lead continue..
Houghton International introduces new AutoCoil design software
We have introduced our new AutoCoil design software, utilising the latest technology to offer 3D coil design and slot build drawings for improved design and accurate fit. AutoCoil continue..
Chris Robson
Houghton International appoints new Director to generate sales and drive growth
We have promoted Chris Robson to be our new Sales and Marketing Director. Chris joins the board of directors following 10 years at the company in continue..
HST power unit
Our first HST power unit being loaded
Here is a sneak preview of our first completed HST power unit being loaded ready to be transported back to Great Western Railway. The unit continue..
Houghton Exchange
Keep up to date with your repair using Houghton Exchange
Customers can now keep up to date with their repairs via our new Houghton Exchange video communication platform. Houghton Exchange enables live work in progress continue..
HST Alternators
Houghton International continues business expansion with multi-million pound GWR win
We have secured a two year contract with Great Western Railway for the overhaul and repair of alternators for its high speed trains. The repair continue..
Customer feedback
2015 customer satisfaction survey feedback
Thanks to all of our customers who completed our satisfaction survey. When completing the survey, customers told us that: They rate us highly when it continue..


" Efficient, reliable and cost effective... "

Richard Younger

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" Flawless, perfect, thank you... "

David Heckman

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" Extremely responsive, highly knowledgeable, best PD results we have ever seen... "

Joe Higgs

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" Excellent fit, windability second to none, highly recommended... "

Jason Znidarich

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" Proactive approach, absolute confidence and genuine problem solving attitude "

Stuart Lawler

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