Welcome to WGD

Welcome to WGD, we are the leading
manufacture of aviation components
in New Zealand. Our CNC Machining facility
is built from the ground up housing the best CNC machinetools money can buy.

CNC Milling

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At WGD we have a huge capacity for vertical milling, each of our machines lend themselves to different manufacturing process. Light materials but very fast production to heavy machining with very tough materials - They are very accurate and reliable usually with a Siemens or Fanuc controller Below you find a list of what capacity is on offer.


BridgePort GX 710

  • 10,000RPM
  • 3 Axis
  • BT40 Taper
  • 710mm x 400mm x 430mm
  • 21 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 300kg

BridgePort VMC 1000-ii

  • 8,000RPM
  • 3 Axis
  • BT40 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • 1000mm x 510mm x 510mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 700kg

5 Axis Spinner

  • BT40 Taper
  • 5 Axis
  • 30,000RPM
  • 700mm x 400mm x 400mm
  • Glass Scales
  • Table Weight 500kg
  • 55 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 750kg

BridgePort VMC 1000-ii

  • 8,000RPM
  • BT40 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • 1000mm x 510mm x 510mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 700kg

Mori Seki VK-45ii

  • BT40 Taper
  • 3 Axis
  • 8,000RPM
  • 1000mm x 560mm x 500mm
  • 31 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 750kg

JohnFord VMC-1124A

  • BT50 Taper
  • 3 Axis
  • 4,500RPM
  • 1300mm x 615mm x 710mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 1250kg

Mori Seki VK-40ii

  • BT40 Taper
  • 8,000RPM
  • 560mm x 410mm x 410mm
  • 31 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 350kg
  • 3 Axis

Okuma MX-45 VAE

  • BT40 Taper
  • 7,000RPM
  • 4 Axis
  • 760mm x 460mm x 450mm
  • 21 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 680kg

Manual Machining

2 x Manual Bridgeport Milling Machines

WGD Lead The Way

WGD have invested in LANG Work holding equipment manufactured in Germany.
LANG is the best in the world when it comes to workpiece holding. WGD has minimised the setup and transfer times of each job.

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WGD of New Zealand Install Delcam FeatureCAM

Accredited aeronautical and defence machinists Winston & Gordon Davies of Auckland, New Zealand, are renowned for their ultra-precision work which includes telescope components.

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New 5 Axis Machining On Site

On 18th December 2014 we installed our new Spinner 5 axis U620 machining center. This machine will enable us to process the most complex components with great efficiency and accuracy. In most cases this increased flexibility reduces the need for expensive fixtures, clamping devices which means we can save you some money, now that’s a good thing.

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