Universal Steelworker Repair / Breakdown / Servicing & Support


JPS Machinery boast the Largest Dealer Service Team in the UK and can cater for all new & used universal steelworker machinery through our in house service team.

Typical Universal Steelworker Service Requirements:

At the beginning of the work shift, inspect the Universal Steelworker a visual inspection of all areas will allow you to notice and address small issues before they become significant problems

It is important to understand the function, design, and operation of your Universal Steelworker

The operators role in service / maintenance of a Universal Steelworker is a major part of keeping the equipment running efficiently. It is important to immediately investigate strange noises, vibrations, or something that doesn’t look right. The quicker problems are detected and corrected, can often mean a less expensive fix.

it’s the small preventive measures that keep a Universal Steelworker up and running.


A daily maintenance check list should include the following:

Clean Hydraulic oil is the key to a healthy hydraulic system. Dirt particles may enter the hydraulic tank. Keeping the oil clean and filling the reservoir to capacity are critical, re filter the oil every 6 months using a 10/15 micron filter, completely replace the oil around 2/3000 hours of actual use

But clean the tank and replace the suction filters before replacing the hydraulic oil

Grease all slideways

Check the condition of the all the cutting blades

Electrical Systems:

Emergency stop buttons, check the circuits relays, look for welding of contactors

Check all terminal strip connections , relays, terminal boxes on motors.

Check all external cables and switches fittings for damage

Clean control cabinet to remove dust particles