Bespoke solutions in electrical engineering and mechanical fabrication

A trusted supplier

Owben is an electrical and mechanical engineering contractor. We provide mechanical installation and fabrication, commercial and industrial electrical installation, and technical engineering for some of the world’s biggest companies, including Nissan Motor Manufacturing, Bartec Auto ID, and TATA steel.

With more than 75 years of in-house experience at director level, we can lend our expertise to your business as a full turnkey, build to order or sub-contracting package.

Our Services

Mechanical installation and fabrication


Commercial and industrial electrical installation

Some of our selected clients

Bartec Auto Logo
Nissan Logo
TATA Steel Logo
Lear Corporation Logo
Formula Plastics Logo
Gentoo Logo
Calsonic Kansei Logo
Kone Cranes Logo
Thorn Lighting Logo
Cromex Logo
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Unit 3, Stratford Road, Pattinson Industrial Estate,
Washington, Tyne & Wear, NE38 8QP

+44 (0)191 447 5230   +44 (0)191 416 9308


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