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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Jobs boost at Houghton International
Jobs boost drives staff numbers north of 100 for first time in 30 years
Following our recent expansion we have welcomed 10 new recruits to the team in order to keep up with demand and support further growth. Bolstering the continue..
Power to the Pump – EASA article
The pump experts at EASA have written this useful guide to consider when it comes to pumps and electric motors. An important step when selecting continue..
Two Houghton International apprentices shortlisted for prestigious EEF award
Two of our talented apprentices have been shortlisted for a prestigious regional apprentice award at this year’s EEF Future Manufacturing Awards. The apprentices are all continue..
Roof cause
EASA Electric Motor Root Cause Failure Analysis Training and Fundamentals of DC Operation & Repair Tips
We have teamed up with EASA, the world renowned Electro Mechanical authority to host its upcoming UK training sessions at our workshop in Newcastle upon Tyne. continue..
TSA and Houghton International partner to offer local maintenance and support to UK and Ireland customers
Traktionssysteme Austria (TSA) has appointed UK based electro mechanical engineering specialist Houghton International as its service partner in the UK and Ireland. Under the exclusive continue..
Motor connection tips for avoiding costly mistakes – EASA article
The Electrical Apparatus Service Association, (EASA) has prepared their top tips for avoiding costly mistakes when it comes to electric motor connection.     Manufacturers continue..
Carilec 2016
Houghton International attends 2016 CARILEC Engineering Conference
The 2016 CARILEC Engineering Conference is to date CARILEC’S biggest programme. The four-day event featured a trade show, technical presentations, classroom-type sessions and networking opportunities continue..
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..
Motors: The Proactive Approach To Voltage Unbalance – EASA article
It’s impossible to balance line-to-line voltages perfectly in three-phase circuits, so they typically differ by a few volts or more. However, if voltage unbalance exceeds 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..


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