Responsive Engineering Ltd

Responsive Engineering, who are part of The Reece Group are based in Newcastle upon Tyne, working out of a world class 330,000 sq ft facility (formerly BAE Systems Vickers Tanks). Supplying high precision quality products into several sectors including. Defence, Rail, Nuclear, Oil & Gas & Aerospace. Our capabilities include:

  • 3,4 & 5 axis machining up to 9 metres.

  • High Definition Plasma Cutting

  • Laser Cutting

  • Water Jet Cutting

  • Pressing up to 600 tonnes

  • Fabrication accredited to ISO 3834 & EN 15085

  • Welding, including specialist welding with designated clean room facility

  • Grit Blast & Paint Shop Booths

  • Full Assembly capability

  • Rapid solutions cell to support fast track and AOG requirements.


Armstrong Works

Scotswood Road

Newcastle Upon Tyne

NE15 6UX


+44 (0) 191 497 3400





330,000 sq ft



Key Customers

Babcock International, Lockheed Martin, General Dynamics, Siemens, Rolls Royce, Aker Solutions, Knorr Bremse, Costain Group.


Quality Certifications Held

ISO 9001 : 2015, AS9100, ISO 3834, EN 15085, EN 1090, F4N (Fit For Nuclear)

Products and Services

Responsive Engineering working in the Defence sector specialise in the manufacture of combat engineering equipment and the modification of existing vehicles to provide an armoured engineered solution. Product range includes, Mineplough (Full Width or track Width), Surface Mine Plough, Marking System, Combat Dozer, Mine Rollers and Rapid Ordnance Removal Systems. With all the above supported by additional sectors Responsive Engineering can supply a one stop shop for all your manufacturing requirements.


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