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May we introduce ourselves

Gough Engineering has always stood for CUSTOMER-FOCUSED and specific solutions since 1940. We have successfully established ourselves as a respected, long standing supplier OFFERING the full package. From concept to full after sales service Gough’s have got it throughout many industries in the demanding world of material handling equipment and management.

What makes us different

Gough has always utilised in-house design skills to develop and discuss reliable and innovative proposals with clients.

We LISTEN to our clients where there is a need to SEARCH and identify the right equipment solution for the job at hand.

Our KNOWLEDGE and EXPERTISE over the years has provided many companies with the right way forward in RESOLVING issues and improving PROCESS AND APPLICATION performance.

This has lead to complete customer SATISFACTION throughout many industries and material handling processes.

How to make a difference? We offer small and large scale solutions offering a broad portfolio of material handling equipment and are always willing to discuss and advise clients.

If it means just simple discussions to full project design evaluations, we have the skills to make a difference in your production systems.

The Gough Process

Throughout Gough’s fine history, its core capabilities have included engineering knowledge, production and assembly skills with superb aftersales parts supply and servicing. There are many fundamental stages we go through to identify the what’s, where’s and how’s of a material handling. From an initial enquiry or question it will trigger a discussion phase within Goughs providing guidance and support in identifying potential solutions to meet your material handling performance or overcome particular issues you may experience in your production systems.

The next phase of evaluation will bring more clarity on proposed systems with further discussions to ensure they are the right solutions for your company – and no two solutions are the same. Our modern fabrication and assembly facility provides an excellent environment to complete the manufacturing, assembly and testing of our equipment ready for despatch to our customers around the world. 

With our flexible engineering team we can provide full installation and commissioning to ensure your plant is up and running in to your complete satisfaction. Gough also provide assistance and guidance on equipment performance validation to ensure your equipment is running as expected. 

Full parts and service is also provided to ensure you have minimal disruption in your planned maintenance schedules and parts replacement. See our parts and service page for further information. 

Gough Process


Gough Engineering supplies material handling and process equipment solutions to many companies and industries around the world.

Tata Steel
Frank Wright
Premier Foods
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Each project is a little different

The expert team at Goughs with all their experience know that no two projects are the same. This can be due to many factors such as the behaviour of materials, the interaction of material and their contact surfaces and environment – it could be any aspect of the project. At its core, Gough employs skilled engineers to design, fabricate and assemble equipment. The exchange of ideas and know-how between our engineers and customers has always been respected and maintained, reflected in our long-standing customer base for a better future.

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A bit of history

Originally founded in 1940 to serve the local ceramic and steel production industries of Stoke-on-Trent during the war with materials handling equipment, Gough Engineering has evolved in to a market leader within materials handling across a wide variety of sectors worldwide. Over the past 80 years, Gough Engineering have developed a vital portfolio of products covering all aspect of modern materials handling practices, from feeding to screening, elevating to conveying. Thanks to continuous innovation and our solutions based approach, Gough have become renowned for our excellent customer service and the integrity, durability and reliability of our products.

Over the years, through research and development and acquisitions, the company has broadened its portfolio of specialist materials handling equipment and machinery. Gough Engineering was purchased by its current shareholders in 2002 and in 2014, operations were moved to Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, into a purpose designed modern manufacturing facility.  Our manufacturing team now design and develop market leading equipment from a well-equipped factory that includes a fully functioning machine test lab, where we can pre-screen your product to establish handling viability and run screening scenarios.

Our expert team balances industry experience and know-how with dynamic innovation to offer a full portfolio of materials handling solutions to a variety of industries.  To find out more, please contact us using the form below and we will be happy to discuss your requirements.

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