Company History

Our Story

1971

SJC Hutchinson Engineering is founded by Creighton Hutchinson.

1972

Primarily serving the needs of the local agricultural community, Creighton took on his first employees to meet growing demand.

1974

The Hutchinson Engineering team exhibited at the Balmoral Show for the first time.
Hutchinson Engineering team exhibit at the Balmoral Show
Mark Hutchinson

1996

Mark Hutchinson, son of Creighton, joined the firm.

1997

Strategic investment made in plasma technology to allow the company to diversify into the engineering sub-contract market.

1999

Purchased our first flatbed laser machine to offer customers precision sheet metal cutting.

2005

 Factory extended to house the second flatbed laser and our growing team.

2007

Richard Hutchinson joined the company.

2010

Purchased first 3D laser, which allowed Hutchinson Engineering to produce accurate and complex laser cutting services.

Hutchinson Family

2011

Celebrated 40th anniversary.

2011

Purchased third flatbed laser.
Flatbed Laser
During the MTA Awards

2013

Winner of ‘UK’s Most Dynamic Sub-Contractor’ at the MTA Awards.

2013

Mark Hutchinson wins Family Director of the year at IOD Northern Ireland Director of the Year Awards.

2014

Achieved IIP accreditation.

2015

Factory extension completed, increasing overall size to 60,000 square feet.

Factory Extension

2017

Installation of our first CNC Turning machine

News

50 years and counting at Hutchinson Engineering

50 years and counting at Hutchinson Engineering

In June 1971, my Dad Creighton Hutchinson made a life-changing decision to leave his employment with a local engineering company and set up his own business on the family farm. Creighton was determined to run his own business from an early age, and this was his...

Getting to know us

Getting to know us

  Jordan Gaw IT Apprentice Jordan Gaw is 21 years old and currently studying a Foundation Degree in Computing through Farm Lodge NRC while working at Hutchinson Engineering. Jordan started his journey with Hutchinson Engineering in November 2020.He tells us “In...

50 Years & A New Brand Launches

50 Years & A New Brand Launches

  In 1971, our Dad Creighton started his business to supply the local farming community with gates, crushes and other fabricated products. Fast forward 50 years and Hutchinson Engineering has grown into a world class business, providing millions of components...

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