North of England partnership to deliver 1st UK-sourced Direct Lithium Extraction plant for domestic supply of lithium

A major milestone has been reached to deliver a domestic supply of lithium in the UK, with homegrown technology and engineering. Three companies from the north of England – Northern Lithium, Evove and Sheers – have signed an agreement aimed at delivering the UK’s first commercial-scale Direct Lithium Extraction (DLE) plant that combines UK-developed technology, […]

30th January 2024

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Fluoride Dosing

Sheers recently completed another successful Fluoride installation.  Sheers are specialists in the design, build, installation and commissioning of hexafluorosilicic acid (H2SiF6) dosing and control systems, and have installations with numerous UK water utilities.  Fluoride is added to the water supply in many parts of the UK, to improve dental health. This is done under the […]

9th October 2023

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Sheers Awarded Northumbrian Water Group – Chemical Dosing Framework

Sheers is delighted to have been successfully awarded the Northumbrian Water Group #NWG – Chemical Dosing Framework, securing Lot 1 and Lot 2 of the tender. The framework agreement involves the off-site build of chemical dosing equipment and packaged plant, alongside delivering water and wastewater plant upgrades for a period of four years (with optional […]

17th August 2022

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Project Update – Innovative Pilot Lithium Extraction Plant

Our teams have commenced the mechanical and electrical installation work on-site at the United Downs Deep Geothermal Project site in Cornwall, following a successful Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) at Sheers’ engineering facilities in Darlington. The team have been contracted to deliver the engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning of a Direct Lithium Extraction (DLE) pilot plant […]

31st March 2022

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SHEERS SBB – Portable Chemical Dosing System

Sheers identified that there was a requirement of our clients in the Water Utility, Industrial and Energy Sectors for a high quality PORTABLE chemical dosing system. Our engineers were tasked with development of a product that was safe, suitable for use with a wide range of water treatment chemicals, inherently portable, suited to temporary or […]

4th June 2021

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Mechanical 3D Design Engineer

Sheers Ltd are currently seeking a Mechanical 3D Design Engineer to work in our Darlington office on forthcoming projects.  You must be confident with AutoDesk Inventor and able to use Solidworks as well as having a strong mechanical engineering background.  Experience of chemical dosing and water treatment systems within the water utilities, chemical. energy and […]

19th April 2021

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Chlorine, SO2 and Ammonia Gas Shut-off Systems

Sheers Limited have been appointed as the exclusive authorised agent in the United Kingdom for supply, installation and ongoing service and technical support for Halogen Valve Systems, Inc Toxic Gas Emergency shutoff systems. Halogen Valve Systems is the leading manufacturer of electrically actuated emergency valve shutoff systems for chlorine, sulphur dioxide and ammonia cylinders and drums. […]

8th April 2021

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Darlington based company Sheers Limited, a leading provider of modular chemical dosing and control systems for the water, chemical and UK energy sectors, and Scottish-headquartered engineering group RSE (Ross-Shire Engineering) joined forces today as part of the next stage in both companies’ expansion. The deal will see RSE take up a majority equity share in the business whilst […]

16th March 2021

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Employment Opportunities at Sheers

Sheers Ltd are currently seeking experienced plastic pipefitters to work both in our Darlington workshop and at our active construction sites throughout the country.  We would also like to hear from experienced fabricators with experience in all plastic welding techniques to work on projects in our Darlington Workshop.  To apply please for a position please […]

22nd February 2021

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Another Packaged Chemical Dosing Plant Shipped to Northumbrian Water

Last week saw another caustic dosing kiosk leave one of Sheers workshops, destined for a Water Treatment Works in Northumberland. The kiosk measuring in at around 4m(W) x 4m(H) x 11.5m(L) contains tanks, dosing and control equipment required as part of the treatment of drinking water to be produced at a new water treatment works. […]

11th February 2021

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