Lathe Workshop

Lathe Workshop

VHE has one of the best equipped machine shops in Iceland. Established in a new, customised building, it is equipped with the best available tools and machinery. This equipment includes CNC lathes and milling machines, together with traditional lathes,  and milling and boring machines of various sizes and capacities.

Particularly noteworthy machines include one of the largest horizontal boring machines in Iceland, able to handle items up to 5 metres in length, 3 metres in height, and weighing up to 20 tonnes;, and an 8-axis manufacturing lathe.

The workshop is able to handle both large and small projects, including working all major metals and plastics, both for repair and new fabrications.  VHE has in-depth knowledge and experience in the manufacture and repair of pneumatic and hydraulic cylinders, and gearings. Additionally, VHE also manufactures a range of smaller items, such as hydraulic hoses and pipe fittings.