Rapid Manufacturing Services

Rapid Manufacturing Services (RMS) is the offshore engineering solutions business within Responsive Engineering. Strategically located within the Port of Blyth, our dockside facility is ideally placed to meet the needs of customers in the offshore, marine and renewable energy sectors.

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Rapid Manufacturing Services (RMS) aims to provide a flexible and in-depth service of engineering solutions for a wide range of markets requiring rapid turnaround while maintaining demanding quality requirements and the ability to provide documentation packages.

Complementing our core fabrication and welding processes, RMS also offer extensive manufacturing capabilities in CNC machining, laser & waterjet cutting, pressing & forming.

For larger or more complex projects we can provide dedicated project management with single point contact ensuring customer contact is maintained throughout the manufacturing process.

Please note that a purpose website for Rapid Manufacturing Services is currently under construction.


High Definition Plasma

  • 6m x 3m bed
  • Hi def cut 50mm thick
  • Oxy cut 200mm thick
  • Bevel cutting


  • 3 machines up to 6kW
  • 4m x 2m bed
  • 25mm mild & stainless steel
  • 15mm aluminium


  • Any material up to 200mm thick
  • No heat affected zone
  • 4m x 2m bed


  • 1,700m x 1,250m x 900m bed
  • 160t capacity
  • Coil feed 400mm x 4 thick
  • Press Brake 2,000mm x 85t


CNC Milling

CNC Turning

Conventional Machining

  • Milling
  • Turning
  • Surface grinding
  • Faro arm


MIG, TIG and Projection welding

  • Coded welders
  • Prototype to production


  • Product development