Being a Certified Journeyman Machinist with 35+ years of machining experience in several industries means there is No Substitute for Experience.

That also translates into offering significant Trouble shooting skills for diagnosing Premature Failures and more.

Our experience speaks for itself:

  • Marine
  • Tool & Die
  • Mining
  • Heavy equipment
  • Fabrications
  • Pulp & Paper
  • Electric Motors
  • Automotive
  • Farming
  • Forestry
  • Over-head cranes
  • Rail
  • Oil & Gas
  • Home Care Equipment
  • Food processing
  • Paving
  • Portable Machining & Bore Welder

In any of the above industries, various components listed below are and can be machined here.

  • Pump Shafts requiring Bearings, Threads & Keyways
  • Hydraulic Cylinder Shafts
  • Couplings with Internal Keyways
  • Gears with Internal Keyways
  • Crane Wheels with Internal Keyways

Before starting Slavi’s Machining Services, items such as listed below shows the level of experience:

  • Split Pump Casings
  • Gear Reducers
  • Gear boxes
  • Stainless Castings on Horizontal Boring Mills
  • Split Bronze Saddle Bushing with a 24” bore
  • Twin Screw Air Compressor Housings Weighing 10 tons on Horizontal Floor Bore
  • 34’ Long Fabrications weighing 8 tons Machined on Horizontal Floor Bore
  • Set up & machined 45,000 lb. shaft on lathe
  • Roller Forming Die Sets
  • Spur Gears
  • Acme & Buttress Threads with 3m (10’ +) length of threads
  • Modifications to Locomotive Crankshafts

Horizontal Boring Mills

Operated several different models of Boring Mills from 4 inch to 6 inch Floor Bores.

Machined twin screw air compressor casings by Dresser/Rand which the bare casings alone weigh 5,000 lbs. each

Setup and machined 35 foot fabricated beams used for lifting ladles of molten steel


Setup and machined steel spindles weighing as much as 45,000 lbs. (22,000 kgs.)

Setup and machined the snout of a locomotive crankshaft

Completely machined a 30″ inside diameter x 36″ wide split bronze bushing

Repaired air start cylinder head assembly for main ship engine deemed to be scrap

Shafts with 8.5 feet of continuous buttress thread

Shafts with 10.5 feet of continuous double-start acme thread

Vertical Boring Mills:

Machined Sulzer pistons used on ship engines which are approximately 36″ in diameter

Re-surfaced cylinder heads for ship engines