Lineboring and ID Welding

Purcell’s specialise in on-site lineboring and ID Welding, with a guarantee that there is no hole that cannot be repaired. Our highly experienced team offer the craft and confidence in this field from 38mm to 3500mm.

Purcell’s have portable line boring machines and optional extras, that provide an all-round service tool for on-site or in-shop precision machining and inside diameter welding.

Accurate and portable, these machines will perform in situ:

• Boring
• Taper boring
• Facing
• Taper facing drilling
• ID welding
• Thread cutting

Purcell’s I.D. welder focuses on building- up worn or damaged holes and the line borers in the same premises. These services are available 24 hours a day.


  • 5 x 4 inch diameter Lineboring bars to suit 300mm to 1600mm bores!!
  • 3 x 6 inch diameter lineboring bars which can machine up to a 3500mm diameter and face up to 3000mm diameter!!

Drilling into the work piece with a drill bit mounted at the end of the boring bar allows bores form a blank up to 1000mm in diameter and (utilising optional extras) up to 12metres apart.

With our I.D. welder, building-up worn or damaged holes and our line borers in the same premises, we can machine faces and even cut tapers at your convince with an availability of 24 hours a day.


Purcell’s Engineering provides a comprehensive range of on site solutions including emergency breakdowns, investing heavily into production capabilities such as the latest equipment, new technologies and advanced computerised machines to handle all project requirements.


Purcell’s Engineering is one of Central Queensland’s largest locally owned On-Site, Fabrication, Mechanical Project and Machining Workshops.

For further details contact Purcell’s on:

T: (07) 4978 0600 or alternatively,
E: email at