The MCBO Blog

We have an opportunity for two experienced engineers to join our dedicated team.


We are looking to recruit a welder/fabricator ideally coded in MMA (6G) but who also has experience of general engineering. The role is a varied one that will include industrial and heritage boiler repairs, fabrication of pressure vessels, pipework fabrication, along with boiler servicing, installations, general fitting and much more.

Find out more and apply here


We are looking for an experienced and competent Mechanical Fitter to join our family-run Steam Boiler engineering company. The candidate needs to have worked on industrial sites and ideally who has experience of working on steam systems. The role will involve working across the UK from our West Yorkshire based company.

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Over the past 18 months we’ve received fantastic support from Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP), who have put together this video showing how their advice and funding has helped our business grow.

The video demonstrates the design, manufacture and installation process of a recent Hotwell Tank replacement project. A modular tank design of this nature can be scaled to suit any tank capacity.

A recent steam locomotive boiler restoration project in our new workshop in West Yorkshire. A phase of the restoration is replacing defective boiler rivets and this video demonstrates the methods we use.