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At Parsons Peebles we pride ourselves on offering high quality services supported by some 35 years of technical experience working within the transport industry. Our experience and continued investment for the Transport and traction motor industry has enabled Parsons Peebles to offer a superior service for the repair and overhaul of all types of AC and DC Traction Units, AC & DC generators, and MA Sets along with all associated motors.Our modern, clean workshops are equipped with overhead cranes, ovens, machining and winding facilities to complement our dedicated traction repair equipment to meet the strictest of deadlines and project commitment.

Parsons Peebles’s specialist traction motor repair facility resides within our East Midlands branch, this location provides easy access to our customers from across the UK and was chosen for it’s central location and transport infrastructure.

2009 saw significant investment in the latest state of the art tig welding and commutator undercutting equipment specifically with the rail industry in mind. Continued investment in equipment keeps Parsons Peebles at the forefront of technology ensuring our customers receive the best in Quality and Service.

We manufacture traction coils in house through our sister company, Preformed Windings who work to ensure that completed coils are extremely robust and hard wearing. This means global clients can use them over longer periods and in unique conditions.








Our special facilities for the transport industry include:

  • Fields and Interpole Rewinds
  • Armature rewinds
  • Vacuum Pressure Impregnation
  • Automatic Undercutting
  • Automatic TIG welding
  • Commutator Profiling
  • AC & DC Tests, Voltages 0-1200 volts
  • Dynamic balancing
  • Machine shop
  • Welding and metal spray reclaimation
  • In house manufacture of robust, hard wearing traction coils for global clients

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