About Us

Upton Engineering and Manufacturing (UEM) is a leading manufacturer and supplier, specialising in the precision overhaul and manufacturing of high tolerance equipment and machined components. Utilising advanced CNC technology and fabrication services to provide high quality service for customers in various industry sectors including aerospace, mining, alumina/smelter Refineries, oil, gas, ports and government infrastructure projects, motorsport.

Based in Gladstone, in the central Queensland region the company has just moved into a new state of the art facility set up to provide a superior CNC machining, fabrication, assembly and project service to local industry and around Australia. Come in and see how we can help you today!

Our experience and personnel...

Backed by a management team with over 65 years combined experience in the industry, each member of our highly skilled team has been hand selected for their unparalleled skills and industry specific experience.

In the short period of time since establishment, we have already been involved with a myriad of precision CNC Machining and Fabrication projects ranging from high precision billet components in a variety of materials from 7075 aircraft grade aluminium, 4340 and EN26 high tensile steels, right through to

We pride ourselves on our “No job is too complex” attitude and welcome challenging projects as an opportunity for growth and development.

We also strongly believe in the importance of providing the next generation with precision skills for the future. Our apprenticeship program enables us to equip new team members with these skills in a positive environment, ensuring continuous improvement and growth within the company

Our Mission

To utilise advanced manufacturing technologies to offer a complete turnkey package to our customers to provide the best possible products and services in terms of quality and innovation.

Our Vision

To be the leading manufacturer in QLD and a trusted supplier of choice worldwide

Our commitment to quality

Upton engineering and Manufacturing is certified with ISO9001:2015 quality management system. Included in our quality policy is to maintain and improve and business systems and procedures to ensure we continue to provide services and products that consistently meet or exceed the requirement of our customers.

We pride ourselves on providing the highest the level of quality through all stages of manufacturing through to delivery to customer and ensure full compliance with ISO Standards of Quality Assurance.

Our commitment to quality includes;

  • Maintaining effective systems that assist us to comply with requirements 
  • Monitor and review our performance to ensure we deliver continuous improvement. 
  • Always strive for quality with safety 
  • Ensure our employees are trained according to the needs of their position and that advancement through skill development and career planning is encouraged. 
  • Ensure the health and wellbeing of all personnel and the protection of the environment.
  • Ensuring employees are aware of our requirements and their obligation to recommend change, where the work method and the applicable procedures may be improved. 

Core values

We have to be extremely agile and adaptable to new technologies

We have to be hard hitting, with hug reserves to deliver on time and keep up with supply demands

We believe in being upfront and honest in everything we do

We work with our customer to align our processes and procedures to best suit their vision.

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