Sharing our expertise, improving your processes

Partnering with your business, helping you to innovate

Servicing your machines, reducing your downtime

Applying our knowledge, increasing your efficiency

Supplying specialist parts, keeping your presses running


Crabtree has been a designer and manufacturer of metal decorating and coating equipment for more than 50 years.  

This unique heritage enables us to manufacture products from our site in Gateshead, UK that are designed with our customers in mind – helping them to overcome production challenges.  

We have also applied our expertise to help meet a key desire of customers to introduce more automation to their operations and have launched our Automated Vision Systems arm. Take a look at our initial offering – the SpeedFit camera which will revolutionsie the print process in the metal decorating and coating industry. 

View our main machines below or view our sparesrepairs and upgrades.