Bespoke Equipment Pedestals for High-Tech Manufacturing

Bespoke Equipment Pedestals for High-Tech Manufacturing

IES is trusted by world class manufacturers and R&D establishments such as Xaar PLC and The University of Southampton to provide reliable equipment pedestals and machine base solutions. We install your high-tech and valuable machines using made to order pedestals in the cleanroom environment.

Vibration minimising machine base platforms are required in any situation where highly sensitive machinery or equipment may be adversely affected by vibrations from the surrounding environment, or where the weight of the equipment causes concern over the floor’s ability to support it.

How Can We Help?

We provide bespoke equipment pedestals which are specifically designed to overcome the demands placed by:

  • The dimensions of the equipment being supported
  • The degree of vibration expected
  • The exact load bearing criteria

As well as the design and manufacture of a pedestal, it is just as vital to consider its ultimate installation location. Consideration should be made to any existing under-floor services that may need to be bridged or re-routed. It is also critical to identify any access restrictions prior to the installation.

Every equipment pedestal installation from IES guarantees:

  • The ability to work to tight schedules.
  • Health and safety best practices, protecting both personnel and equipment.
  • Clear pricing and comprehensive reporting

Case Study - Design and Installation of Anti-Vibration Pedestal Base

IES helped The University of Southampton design and install a bespoke anti-vibration pedestal for a DUV scanner as part of the institution’s £1M cleanroom upgrade. Read more in our equipment pedestal case study

What Do Our Equipment Pedestals Clients Say About Us?

“The University of Southampton used IES to design and install an anti-vibration pedestal for their DUV scanner as part of a £1M upgrade to their cleanroom facilities aimed at providing the UK Silicon Photonics Research Community with a cost effective multi-project wafer service. The ability of IES to provide a complete turnkey solution, including design, build, install and final equipment positioning provided the University with a streamlined and practical solution.” – Dr Iain Anteney, Cleanroom Manager, University of Southampton

“We have built up a trusted relationship with IES who have been have been reliably providing us with tool moving, export packing and transport services for almost a decade.  They have designed and install

ed over a dozen support pedestals in our Huntingdon clean room suitable for our heavier and vibration sensitive production tools.” – Jerry Davies, Facilities Manager, Xaar PLC

A Consultative Approach: Call Us for Advice

If you have a requirement for pedestals to support machinery or equipment you’re installing, why not give us a call? You can reach us on +44 (0)1179 380 600 or use our contact form.



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