Services

Here at Powermax Engineering Ltd we pride ourselves in the quality of our work. We offer a huge variety of services which are always expanding with the arrival of new machinery and demand for custom work.

Below is a list of our most popular services to date, however, if you have a special request do not hesitate to give us a call to talk.

  • ARC Welding

    ARC WeldingArc welding is a type of welding that uses a welding power supply to create an electric arc between an electrode and the base material to melt the metals at the welding point.
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  • Brake Disc Machining

    Brake Disc MachiningBrake disc machining would be completed after heavy heat to remove warping or irregularities and allow a new surface for the pads to make contact with.We can offer this service on all types of disc...
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  • Carburettor Fitting & Jetting

    Carburettor Fitting & JettingA Carburettor blends air and fuel for an internal combustion engine. Although these have been replaced in the majority of engines by the fuel injection system, they are still common on small engine...
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  • CBM/PCD Surfacing

    CBM/PCD SurfacingCBN (Cubic Boron Nitride) - Used to surface cast iron heads with no pre-combustion chambers. PCD (Polycrystalline Diamond) - High grade finish on alloy cylinder heads.CBN (Cubic Boron Nitride) is a...
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  • Centerless Grinding

    Centerless GrindingCenterless grinding is a machining process that uses abrasive cutting to remove material from a workpiece. The workpiece is secured between two rotary grinding wheels, and the speed of their rotati...
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  • Complete Engine Building

    Whatever engine type you have new or old, odds are we have propably worked on one like it before. With our expertise and services we can help you get back on the road, water or track ASAP! We do p...
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  • Crankshaft Grinding

    Arguably, the crankshaft is the most important piece in the engine, not only is it the largest moving piece in your engine but also almost every moving part in the engine is in some way attached to...
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  • Crankshaft Polishing

    Crankshaft PolishingArguably, the crankshaft is the most important piece in the engine, not only is it the largest moving piece in your engine but also almost every moving part in the engine is in some way attached to...
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  • Cylinder Block Honing

    We use our Vertical Honing machine to produce a precision surface and final sizing on the bore of cylinder blocks. Honing applies a ‘cross hatch’ pattern which is used to retain oil to ensure p...
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  • Cylinder Block Line Boring

    When referring to cylinder blocks, the term line boring is usually applied to the main bearing housings although it can equally be applied when referring to camshaft housings where the camshaft run...
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  • Cylinder Block Pressure Testing

    Cylinder Block Pressure TestingThe best case scenario is that cracks and pinholes in heads and blocks can lead to a loss of power in the engine, resulting in poor performance, in more extreme circumstances it can also lead to ov...
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  • Cylinder Block Resleeving

    Damaged and worn cast iron and aluminum engine blocks have long been repaired using dry sleeves. Installing a repair sleeve can often save the block if a cylinder has excessive taper wear, or is cr...
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  • Cylinder Block Reboring

    Engines are subject to wear and stress from day-to-day driving, overheating and overloading.Contaminates that enter the engine through the air intake or through the engine oil system cause wearing ...
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  • Cylinder Block Resurfacing

    Cylinder blocks may need to be resurfaced to restore flatness or to improve the surface finish, or even milled to change the deck height for a variety of reasons. The deck surface on the block may...
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  • Cylinder Head Pressure Testing

    Cylinder Head Pressure TestingThe best case scenario is that cracks and pinholes in heads and blocks can lead to a loss of power in the engine, resulting in poor performance, in more extreme circumstances it can also lead to ov...
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  • Cylinder Head Resurfacing

    Cylinder heads may need to be resurfaced to restore flatness or to improve the surface finish, or even milled to change the deck height for a variety of reasons.The deck surface on the head may nee...
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  • Cylindrical Grinding

    Cylindrical GrindingCylindrical grinding is, as its name implies, the grinding of circular or cylindrical workpieces with the goal of achieving as much “roundness” of the workpiece as possible. At Powermax Enginee...
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  • Drilling & Taping

    Drilling & TapingDrilling and tapping are two distinct actions. Drilling refers to creating a smooth hole in a material with a drill and motor. Tapping is the action that creates a thread into the side of the hole....
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  • Exhaust Fabrication

    Your exhaust system is effectively a series of pipes and boxes specially designed to channel emissions away from the front of the vehicle, reduce engine noise and maintain optimum fuel efficiency.P...
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  • Flywheel Machining

    A lighter flywheel takes strain off the engine and allows the engine to rev more freely. You’ll notice a race-tuned engine increases and decreases revs a lot more quickly than a standard engine. ...
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  • General Lathe Work


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  • Glass Bead Blasting

    We use glass bead blasting to remove surface deposits by applying fine glass beads at a high pressure without damaging the surface. It is used to remove paint and other debris on all forms of engin...
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  • Horizontal Milling


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  • Individual Throttle Body Fitting

    When it comes to naturally aspirated and turbocharged vehicles alike, it is hard to beat the response and efficiency of individual throttle bodies. Due to the cost of this setup manufacturers often...
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  • Intercooler Pipe Fabrication

    An intercooler, also known as a heat exchanger, is vital on any high performance vehcile used to cool air that has been compressed by a turbo or super charger. One of the crucial steps in fitting a...
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  • Line Boring

    Line Boring
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  • Link Engine Management Installation

    Powermax was the first installer of Link Engine Managemnt Systems in Ireland and have been succesfully installing their ECU systems since 2008.With our history of Link ECU knowledge we have a great...
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  • Motorcycle Barrel Reboring


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  • Parts Washing

    Parts washing is an integral part of any reconditioning process. We use various methods of parts washing including chemical power washing and jet spray washing. In all processes we will usually was...
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  • Rolling Road Tuning (4WD)

    Engine tuning is an ever increasing scientific process, with more emphasis being placed on the lap-top and the microchip than on the screwdriver and length of tubing. To make the most of the techno...
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  • Rotary Milling


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  • Screw Threading

    We use various methods and machines for generating screw threads here at Powermax. The method used will depend constraints such as time, cost of unit or the degree of precision needed.Rolled thread...
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  • Supercharger Installation

    Superchargers and turbochargers are almost always talked about as the same item by many people but there is definitely a difference between the two of them. A main difference between a turbocharger...
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  • Surface Grinding

    Surface grinding is used to produce a smooth finish on flat surfaces. It is a widely used abrasive machining process in which a grinding wheel grinds metallic or nonmetallic substance from a workpi...
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  • Surface Milling

    Surface milling is used to produce a smooth finish on flat surfaces. It is a widely used cutting machining process in which a cutting head cuts chips of metallic or nonmetallic substance from a wor...
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  • Turbo Exhaust Pipe Fabrication

    If you are fitting, replacing or re-positioning a turbo in your car it is most likely you will need to fabricate an exhaust pipe that will fit the turbo flanges correctly and allow for succesful ex...
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  • Turbocharger Installation

    Installing a turbo is one of the most cost-effective ways of increasing the power of a non-turbo car similar to what replacing/upgrading an existing turbo would do.Powermax Engineering Ltd have ext...
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  • Valve Guide Machining & Fitting


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  • Valve Refacing

    Valve RefacingAll valves will experience some wear and distortion from use. Before a valve is reused, its face should be reconditioned, commonly known as refacing, to leave a smooth and uniform surface shape. Th...
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  • Valve Seat Cutting

    Here at Powermax we are able to cut up to 5 angles using our purpose made valve cutting machine. This is beneficial as generally speaking, the more angles there are on the seats, the better the sea...
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  • Valve Seat Fitting

    If a valve seat is damaged, cracked, loose, receded or too badly worn to be recut or reground, it will need to be replaced. Not doing so can cause a variety of problems: loss of compression, valve ...
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