Machine Guarding from Procter Machine Guarding

Procter Machine Guarding designs, manufactures and supplies a very wide range of high quality machine guards, including bespoke guarding, standard machine guards and modular systems. All are designed and manufactured in accordance with the latest health and safety requirements.

Our comprehensive range of services ensures we can fulfil every aspect of a machine guarding project, from survey, advice on technical and regulation issues, design, manufacture and installation - for which we always use our own skilled and experienced team. The total Procter Machine Guarding service is accredited to BS EN ISO 9001:2008, reflecting our commitment to deliver products and services meeting the highest possible standards.

All type of Machine Guarding

Procter Machine Guarding designs include bespoke machine guards, automatic machine guards, food industry machine guards, industrial machine guarding, interlocked guarding, bowling alley guards, conveyor guarding, industrial guarding including CNC machine enclosures and machining centre enclosures, lift guards, aluminium guards, mesh machine guarding, NC machine enclosures, pin spotter guarding, sheet metal guards and captive fixed guards.

Machine Guarding Services

Our machine guarding services includes: machine guard survey to achieve guard compliance, machine guarding design, manufacture and installation plus providing a machine guarding declaration of conformity.

Bespoke Guarding Solutions

As a UK machine guarding specialist, we also provide more bespoke guarding solutions such as: special purpose guards, powered machine guards, automation guarding, adjustable guards and robot enclosures. Machine guard presentation is also very important to us and this is key factor in our success with OEMs. For machine tool guards, we have both standard products and can design and manufacture bespoke guards. For general advice or to discuss your requirements for Machine Guarding, please call us on 02920 855 758 or fill out this simple machine guarding request form.

Procter Machine Guarding has acquired the Nelsa machine guards business of Rockwell Automation, Inc.  The high-quality and reliable Nelsa machine guard range includes lathe guards, milling machine guards, drill guards, grinding wheel protective screens and chip guards. 
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Procter Machine Guarding is now supplying the high-quality Talos modular aluminium machine guarding system.  This uses specially designed heavy-duty extrusions that achieve excellent strength, stiffness and aesthetics, while acoiding the compromises that can be a significant drawback when building guards from generic aluminium profiles. 
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Powered safety roller doors operate at speeds of up to 0.8 m/s to give rapid access for operators loading/unloading components at a robot cell or other potentially hazardous process. Unlike safety light curtains, roller doors safeguard against ejected materials, broken tools, welding flash and fumes, as well as providing a degree of noise attenuation.
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A new Guide to Machinery Guarding Standards has been published by Procter Machine Guarding, this being the tenth edition of ‘On Your Guard’.
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Thanks to the design of the Satech modules and fasteners, robot cell guarding can be readily reconfigured if the robot is reprogrammed to perform a different task.
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This case study explains how Procter Machine Guarding conducted a Machine Guarding Compliance Survey and was then contracted by Tata Steel to supply and install workshop guards.
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Warwick Manufacturing Group, which is an independent centre of excellence within the engineering department at Warwick University, has selected the unique Angel modular machine guarding system from Procter Machine Guarding for a new installation around an automated self-pierce rivet system. Because of the frequently changing nature of research laboratories, the modular guarding is ideal in that it can be reused, reconfigured or extended quickly, easily and cost-effectively.
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Procter Machine Guarding will be on standard No.5798 at MACH 2014, which takes place at the NEC, Birmingham from 7-11 April 2014.  Visitors to Procter's standard can request a free USB memory stick containing the latest versions of the company's popular machinery safety guides, white papers and software tools, as well as seeing examples of high-quality machine guarding.  In particular, Procter Machine Guarding will be exhibiting its new modular aluminium guarding system, including a high-speed roller rise-and-fall guard for applications where quick access is required, such as robot cells. 
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Procter Machine Guarding,  in partnership with ISS Safety Ltd, is offering a comprehensive service to manufacture and install guarding on pinspotting / pinsetter machines so bowling centre operators can meet their legal obligations to protect workers and members of the public.
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One of the advantages of using a modular perimeter guarding system is that it requires significantly less engineering time and effort than designing perimeter guards from scratch. For systems such as the Satech range, which is available in the UK from Procter Machine Guarding, the requisite guards can be specified by following a simple step-by-step procedure. Moreover, to complement its supply and installation services, Procter Machine Guarding also offers to undertake a site survey and specify all of the components required, which makes life even easier for customers.
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