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Wheelabrator Impact Finishers

Wheelabrator Impact Finishers is the specialist subcontract shot peening supplier to industries requiring expertly outsourced, controlled, automated shot peening services.

We have over 60 years of experience, and today, we use the newest controlled and automated equipment. This enables a comprehensive project management process adhering to the highest quality standards and inline with the latest international civil and defense industry approvals.


We are experts in: 

• Aerospace
• Automotive/Motorsport
• Medical
• Architecture
• Oil & Gas
• Wider engineering sectors

 Wheelabrator Impact ISO accreditation

Wheelabrator Impact Nadcap accreditation

Our expertise includes:

• shot peen forming

• correction saturation shot peening of fatigue enhancement

• automated aesthetic shot peen

• glass been finishing

• surface preparation

Also, our UK facility is equipped with the latest high specification robotic technology (see image), enabling highly accurate precision shot peening, exceptional process control, repeatability and digital computerized traceability.


About Wheelabrator Impact

• We ensure all industry approvals and accreditations are met without the need for investment on your behalf.

• We provide a cost-effective solution.

• Over 60 years global expertise in shot peening processes.

• Availability of options governing subcontract shot peening service levels including premium ‘while you wait’ (WuW) and next day Aircraft-On-Ground (AOG) services.

• We offer advice and development partnerships whilst maintaining absolute confidentiality.

• Customers kept up-to-date with the latest industry advice and technology.

• In-depth technical knowledge of the complexities governing shot peening. 

• Rapid turnaround and expedited services also available.

• Highest level of quality control.

• An expert team, experienced in critical processes.

• Vast supply chain knowledge.


Shot peening subcontract services are offered globally but delivered in limited locations. Our two facilities are located in the UK and in France.


Wheelabrator Impact Finishers

107-109 Whitby Road

Slough, SL1 3DR

+44 1753 215676


Wheelabrator Group SAS (Charleville)

24 Rue Camille Didier

FR-08000, Charleville Mezieres

+33 3 24 33 63 00




Aerospace peening

Bringing lighter, stronger alloys to the aerospace industry

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Automotive Blasting

Improving performance across the automotive industry

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Architectural Peening

Full range of modern non ferrous ceramic and glass bead peened finishes on stainless steel and aluminium

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UK Aerospace Certification and Approvals

Prepared to the Highest Quality

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