Welcome to

Moody Machining

We’re a comprehensive machining workshop that operates both manual and CNC machining.
We can supply both specialist parts and everyday components with a wide range of applications for
both large and small scale organisations.

About us

We can supply components to a vast range of industries including; dairy, food & beverage, marine, automotive, industrial machinery, aerospace, classic vehicles, chemical processing, pharmaceutical processing, medical and more.

CNC Machine

Our experienced engineers are able to produce components both manually and with the latest CNC machinery. This gives us the capability to supply single components and large quantities of tailored parts.

We can provide a range of services, including:

  • Milling & Turning
  • Slotting
  • Grinding
  • Prototypes
  • Threading
  • CAD Drawing
  • Heat Treatment
  • Plating of all types
  • Gear Cutting
  • Tool Manufacture

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Our machining capabilities allows us to produce and supply components in batches or one off products in a variety of materials which can be utilised in wide range of industries.

We can provide a range of components in a variety of materials, including:

  • Stainless Steel
  • Tungsten Carbide
  • Titanium
  • Copper
  • Resin
  • Plastic
  • Mild steel
  • Aluminium Castings
  • Other types of Castings
  • Tool Steels



Our multipurpose Machining workshop is run by expert engineers with years of experience machining both manually and CNC Machining. This gives us the ability to produce tailored components individual or on large scale.



Our components can be used in many industries ranging from food and drink to pharmaceutical. Which means whether you’re a small or large organisation the chances are that we’ll be able to supply you! Our wide range of capabilities means we can replace that one off component or produce parts for your entire business.

We’re able to produce a variety of  components, please contact our experienced engineers who will be able to inform you of our full capabilities.

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Moody Direct

Moody M - BlueOriginally part of the Moody Group, which was founded by Paul Moody in 1975, Moody Direct was formed in 1996. Based in Retford, Nottinghamshire, we are leading suppliers of process and packaging solutions to the dairy, food, beverage, brewery, ice cream, chemical and pharmaceutical industries with a large customer base in the UK, Ireland and around the world.

With a customer base ranging from small farmer producers to blue chip multi-national companies we provide a tailored service to all our customers with the purpose of reducing operating costs, increasing production and sustaining efficiency. Our extensive range of products and services provides our customers with a one stop shop for all their manufacturing needs.

We offer solutions through a variety of services and products:

Moody Spares & Service - BlueSpares & Services: From a large stockholding based at our Retford Headquarters, we offer a complete range of spares and components from all the leading manufacturers at highly competitive prices. Our offering includes an extensive stock of OEM and generic spare parts. We offer next day delivery in the UK on all stocked items if ordered before 4pm. We provide 24 hours, 7 days a week access to spare parts and service. Our highly skilled service team are committed to providing the best of services, both in planned preventative maintenance and emergency breakdowns, you can rest assured we will reduce downtime and increase performance of your plant and machinery. We support: heat exchangers, fillers, CIP systems, pumps, valves, routing systems, pasteurisers, separators and homogenisers.


Moody PHE - BluePlate Heat Exchangers: We supply, service, calibrate and integrity test a wide range of Plate Heat Exchangers. Based at our Retford Headquarters we have the UK’s most modern plate heat exchanger reconditioning centre where we can clean and test your heat exchangers. Using the PasTest2000 and GasTest3000 testing system we also provide integrity testing services.

AlfredsAlfred and Co:
A leading supplier of new and reconditioned equipment to the ice cream industry for over 70 years. Alfred’s have built an excellent reputation, and continue to be a leading supplier in the UK market. Alfred and Co can offer; new state-of-the-art equipment, project management services, reconditioned equipment, part exchange and spares & service.


Moody Machine - BlueMachining: We design and manufacture a wide range of generic components used within the Dairy, Food, Beverage, Brewery, Ice Cream, Chemical and Pharmaceutical industries. In addition Moody Machine offer a wide range of sub-contract CNC machining services to manufacturing markets. Organisations locally, nationally and internationally can benefit from our services.


Moody Projects - BlueProjects: Offering full project lifecycle services including: Design, Supply, Installation, and Commissioning of Liquid Processing, Packaging and Food Conveyor Systems. We offer innovative, cost-effective solutions for liquid processing, conveyors and hygienic pipework installations.


Moody Equipment - BlueEquipment: We provide state of the art, new and pre-owned equipment including: Homogenisers, Plate Heat Exchangers, Fillers, Pumps, Valves and Separators. Delivering the biggest brands in the industry at competitive prices.



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Contact Info

07974 215 927


Moody Direct Ltd, West Carr Road, Retford, DN22 7SN