Scientific Support


SOG Ltd provides safe, flexible, hands-on engineering support tailored to meet your individual requirements.

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Lab Tech Support

SOG Ltd provides safe, flexible, hands-on engineering support tailored to meet your individual requirements.

Our research technicians offer a broad range of skills and engineering support services from precision fitting to electrical instrumentation and control.

  • Maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Installation and modifications
  • Precision fitting, machining, fabrication, calibration, design, planning, procurement
  • electrical and electronic
  • instrument and control
  • from fume cupboard to final plant

Contact:  T: 01928 51-3988/01928 51-8156  E:

Lab Design & Construction

Whether your business needs a large scale, fully equipped laboratory or a small start-up space we can create the perfect space for you. Existing vacant office and lab space is available for immediate occupation or can be completely modified to give companies a bespoke answer to their accommodation needs.

In addition eight green field building plots, with outline planning permission are also available, offering a unique opportunity to companies wishing to create their own purpose-built buildings on an established successful business park.

Contact: T: 01928 51-3974

Precision Engineering

SOG Ltd provides expert precision engineering support services in the North West. We are a one stop shop for rapid design and development.

Specialist developers of novel prototypes, a precision engineering service equipped with computer aided design and manufacturing systems will rapidly develop your ideas. The benefits to your company include:

  • 35 years of professional skill and experience
    • your ideas turned into reality
    • we provide solutions to your problems
    • we provide rapid evaluation of engineering feasibility

We are experienced in:

  • production of novel prototypes
    • CAD/CAM design techniques
    • working with traditional / new materials
    • re-engineering of troublesome equipment
    • fabrication and electrical instrumentation / control

Contact:  T: 01928 51-3988 or E:

Scientific Glassblowing

Yorlab offers a comprehensive consultancy, engineering and fabrication service for specialised glassware on site at The Heath. We have facilities for both hot and cold glass working techniques and are able to manufacture custom glassware using borosilicate, quartz and soda glass to suit your application.

Our glassblowers have significant industrial and academic experience in vacuum systems, gas handling rigs and the fabrication and repair of laboratory scale apparatus. Being on site at The Heath means we can provide a highly personalised service; feel free come down to the workshop to discuss your requirements with our on-site glassblower, alternatively you can send an email to

As well as custom glassware Yorlab also specialises in rig construction. We have our own experienced engineer who can help produce the perfect rig design for your needs. You can also order all of your laboratory supplies from us including chemicals. Please visit our website for more information or call 01904 488 588 to speak to our sales team or request a catalogue.