About Us

Blackwood Engineering is a counterweights and engineered castings supplier to heavy machinery OEMs across the globe.

We work alongside leading brands as a counter weight and castings supplier to the heavy machinery industry providing a range of products and services from our two sites in the UK (Aberbeeg and Blaina, both South Wales) and our site in Dilsen, Belgium.

We pride ourselves on delivering our customers a portfolio of quality products and services to meet their exacting requirements and have established a reputation for providing engineering excellence over the last 75 years.

History of Blackwood

1946
Tom Brown’s incorporated in Blackwood into Blackwood Engineering
1946
1970
Aberbeeg foundry commences production of counterweights
1970
1994
Business taken over by current owner Paul Connor
1994
1997
Blackwood begins sourcing from China
1997
2002
In-house foundry in Aberbeeg, South Wales closes down
2002
2012
Blackwood opens European site in Dilsen-Stokkem, Belgium
2012
2015
Blackwood Trust is launched
2015
2015
Business begins sourcing in India
2015
2021
Blackwood opens second UK site in Blaina, UK.
2021
Join the Blackwood Team

At Blackwood we are continually recruiting for outstanding candidates to join our growing business. Find out more in our careers section.

Castings Supplier
Our Services

Our Vision

Enabling our customers to build the machines of tomorrow

Our Mission

Our Values

Our values define us as a business. We pride ourselves not just on our service but on our people.

 

Our Commitments

Meet the team

Dominic Connor

Dominic Connor

Managing Director
Leanne Jones

Leanne Jones

Purchasing and Engineering Director
Steven Kerr

Steven Kerr

Director/General Manager
Rebecca Watkins

Rebecca Watkins

Finance and HR Director
Lucy Carey

Lucy Carey

Supply Chain Manager