Spooner-Vicars baking tunnel oven

Plant & Product Engineering
Process & Equipment Design
Prototyping & Development

Our Credentials

Dove Thermal has over 30 years experience as Engineering Design Consultants for product innovation, prototyping, development & test programmes. We provide resources corresponding with those formerly available through the DTI's Manufacturing and Design Advisory Services operated by the Production Engineering Research Association (PERA) and the Design Council respectively. We hold the DTI's award for Excellence in Design Engineering and Project Management and were engineering design consultants to the MAS and DAS for their duration. Production plant, process acceleration & product design are core activities.


We design, prototype and develop industrial, commercial and domestic thermal products.
Our main activity is the technical design and engineering of plant, processes and machinery.
Dove Thermal work as engineering design consultants at all levels of industry and commerce.

Typical Completions in this Sector:

Design & stresswork for polymer conversion plant running Dowtherm A at 360 deg.C, 6 bar(a)
260 kW MDF waste fired heating plant with waste material storage and handling equipment
200 kW gas-fired liquid phase plant, running Therminol 66 to 340 deg.C at normal pressure
Solid state dynamic balancing system for large Rotary Dryers using LVDT technology
85 kW base load chiller plant, with process management augmenter set
Factory fit-out and services for production of 14.4 tonne/day cube ice
Steam turbine and equipment for National Maritime College, Cork RoI
Air Rings for blown film extrusion (demonstrated at Interplas)
Variable Concentration Batch Heating for Ad-Blue production
Warehouse air conditioning plant, rated 575 kW at 7 deg.C
New-build Boiler Plant Rectification
Biomass boiler plant consultancy
Rotary sample dyeing machine


Dove Thermal Engineering Limited, Uttoxeter, ST14 8QX 01889 569933