Machine Workshop



The well-equipped machine shop of the department offers conventional machining processes for the practical, project and research purposes of the undergraduate and postgraduate students of the department. This workshop provides a safe environment for the students under the guidance of highly skilled craftsmen to assist students with the strong theoretical knowledge they gain from the university. The machine shop conducts practical sessions for engineering students, guide students in their projects and conducts training programs as well.

Facilities and Major Equipment

  • 29 lathe machines
  • 7 lathe machines- (work piece diameter-10” length-1m)
  • 7 lathe machines- (work piece diameter-12” length-1m)
  • 6 lathe machines- (work piece diameter-11” length-1m)
  • 5 lathe machines- (work piece diameter-12” length-1.25m)
  • 4 lathe machines- (work piece diameter-12” length-1.5m)
  • 2 shaper machines
  • Universal milling machine
  • Plane milling machine
  • Radial drill
  • 2 shaper grinders
  • 3 grinders
  • Surface grinder
  • Capstone lathe machine
  • Furnace for heat treatment

Resource Persons

Academic Staff

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Technical Staff

Mr. Fernando GP (Workshop Engineer)

Address: Machine Workshop, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Katubedda, Moratuwa.

Phone: +94 11 2650621 (Ext: 4071 / 4073)