About Us

Doran Precision Engineering LTD

Who We Are

Doran Precision Engineering Ltd started as a small family run business with an emphasis on delivering high precision components to customer requirements at competitive prices. The friendly atmosphere, and core values that helped make Doran Precision Engineering a success then endure to this day and are at the centre of what we do every day.

Specialising in the manufacture of precision components for the aerospace, medical and motor-sport industries, Doran Precision Engineering Ltd deliver the high standard expected in today’s competitive market and offer batch production work, rapid response and rework services.



12th November 2018

Company started in small shed at family home with 2 men and 2 lathes


12th November 1993

Plot of land purchased to build approx. 1500 sq. ft purpose-built workshop


12th November 1993

Expanded capability with the purchase of 3 Fadal CNC machines, headcount increased to 4


12th November 1993

Purchased new 4000 sq. ft premises on the Dundrum Road, Newcastle County Down. Invested £100k in 6 additional 3 axis CNC machines. Headcount increased to 7.


12th November 1993

Expanded into a second unit in Newcastle Business Park to accommodate for increasing number of machines


12th November 1993

QMS is certified as compliant to the requirements of ISO9001.


12th November 1993

Purchased first Haas machining centre capable of machining a billet 2m x 1m x 0.7m


12th November 1993

Expansion and growth continues with the purchase of a third unit and 4 HAAS CNC machines


12th November 1993

Sponsored by B/E Aerospace, Doran Precision Engineering achieve recognition to SC21 Bronze with confirmed OTD >90%, and Quality >98%


12th November 1993

Doran Precision Engineering becomes a Ltd company and achieves AS9100 in July of 2018. DPE Ltd currently utilise 26 CNC 3-axis machines, 3 x 5 axis UMC’s, and employ 18 people

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84B Dundrum Rd Industrial Estate, Newcastle
Northern Ireland, BT33 0LN


(028) 4372 2975