About RMI2019-01-24T13:41:05+00:00

About RMI Engineering Ltd

From its incorporation in March 2005, RMI Engineering Ltd has rapidly become established as one of the leading bespoke engineering and support businesses in East Anglia. Since then, our client base has grown across the UK and beyond and taken us into a number of very specialist industrial sectors.

RMI understands the importance of innovation and investment; because of this we now have one of the best equipped mobile support workshop vehicles available. This enables us to provide high-power lighting, on-site power supplies, welding facilities and engineering services directly on site, enabling us to eliminate downtime from travelling to & from facilities.

  • Rail industry, container and portside equipment
  • Marine contractors vessel support and build
  • Plant and heavy equipment
  • Component Manufacture
  • Pressure vessel and systems certification
  • Lifting equipment repair and modifications
  • Overhead crane re-rails and repairs

Health and safety is of paramount importance throughout our involvement in every project. We ensure the highest of health & safety standards are met, to match our client’s requirements for every individual project undertaken. Our engineers are continually trained to the highest standards in order to safely manage both personal and third party risk in a number of extreme environments, such as confined spaces, underground, working at height & offshore.

RMI is a Railway Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme (RISQS) verified supplier.

Meet The Team

Richard Eldridge
Richard EldridgeManaging Director
Richard’s career commenced working at his family owned shipyard. Since then, his background in high quality heavy engineering has enabled him to tailor products & services to clients exact requirements, across a range of different industries and environments. Richard promotes a culture of continuous improvement through quality management and strict safety standards. This ensures RMI’s performance underpins that of RMIs clients and their own set objectives, maintaining RMI’s position as a true trade partner.
Chris Hutchinson
Chris HutchinsonInspections Manager
Chris leads the testing & inspection team of RMI, managing all non-destructive testing, LOLER and PSSR tasks for our on and off-shore clients in the UK and Europe. Based at our new Great Yarmouth office, Chris also manages our unique cloud-based customer equipment database; enabling our clients management and operational staff to access all their statutory equipment records.
Paul Dann
Paul DannEngineering Supervisor
Paul supports the whole spectrum of RMI customers, providing expertise in the manufacturing of prototype & new build products; as well as design, implementation and installation projects. Paul has been instrumental in RMI achieving BSEN:1090 structural steel manufacturing works. As our in-house welding coordinator, he is highly experienced in all aspects of fabrication and welding, having worked globally for over 25 years.
Richard McCrilley
Richard McCrilleyProject Manager
Project management in construction, renewables & rail sectors. Welding quality management, business improvement and compliance.

Workshop Equipment

On-Site Equipment

  • MIG welding equipment
  • MMA Welding
  • TIG welding
  • Gas cutting
  • Plasma cutting
  • Profile cutting
  • Guillotine punch & crop
  • Drilling & milling
  • Turning & boring
  • Hydraulic power press
  • Gas cutting
  • Crane assisted haulage
  • Lighting & power
  • Diesel powered welding
  • Fully equipped service vehicles
  • Drilling
  • Exothermic cutting
  • Lifting & rigging equipment
  • Bunded fuel storage
  • Jacking & pulling equipment


If you feel your experience and abilities are tailored to the unique demands of the market places and services we offer, in often challenging environments we look forward to receiving your CV and personal statement. Please use the contact form below if you wish to apply to join or team.

Whilst we recognise the valuable services provided by recruitment agencies, we have a framework agreement in place with a preferred recruitment partner. We therefore respectfully ask not to be contacted by agencies offering either permanent or sub-contract staffing solutions.

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