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COMMERCIAL ENQUIRIES about Paxman engines, Spares, Service, and Overhauls:
Please note this is not an official Paxman website. It is an independent, non-profit venture with the main aim of recording Paxman's history and making it easily accessible. Neither I nor the website trade in, or have any commercial links with businesses trading in, diesel engines or associated equipment, spares or service.
The former Paxman business is now part of MAN Diesel & Turbo UK Ltd and all commercial enquiries should be addressed direct to the Company. Contact details of its Colchester business unit (formerly the Paxman business) can be found lower down this page.
Regulateurs Europa is now part of the Heinzmann Group and all commercial enquiries should be addressed direct to the Company using the Regulateurs Europa contact details at the foot of this page.

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MAN Diesel & Turbo UK Ltd - Colchester Business Unit Contact Details

The former Paxman business at Colchester is now part of MAN Diesel & Turbo UK Ltd - a member of the MAN Group. Contact details for the Colchester Business Unit are as follows:

MAN Diesel & Turbo UK Ltd
MAN | PrimeServ

After-Sales Service and Support
MAN Diesel & Turbo UK Ltd
Hythe Hill
Essex, CO1 2HW

Telephone: +44 (0) 1206 795 151

Fax: +44 (0) 1206 794 325
Customer Desks handle all enquiries for customer support, including the supply of genuine spare parts, OEM service, repair & maintenance contracts and factory based overhauls.
Key Account Manager: Simon Price
Telephone: +44 (0) 1206 875528
Fax: +44 (0) 1206 794325
Mobile: +44 (0) 7801 775287
Other Contacts:
Technical Sales Manager: Phil Channon
Telephone: +44 (0) 1206 875226
Fax: +44 (0) 1206 794325
Mobile: +44 (0) 7801 775226
Production Manager: Helena King
Telephone: +44 (0) 1206 875240
Fax: +44 (0) 1206 875228
Mobile: +44 (0) 7768 485102
MAN Diesel & Turbo UK Ltd

Regulateurs Europa Ltd - Contact Details

On Friday 16th December 2005, the business of Regulateurs Europa was acquired by the privately owned Heinzmann GmbH Co KG of Schönau, Germany. Regulateurs Europa Limited at Colchester, and its sister company Regulateurs Europa BV at Roden in the Netherlands, continue to trade under the Regulateurs Europa name, but now as Members of the Heinzmann Group. Contact details for Regulateurs Europa are as follows:

Postal Address: RE logoRegulateurs Europa Limited
Port Lane
Essex CO1 2NX
Telephone:+44 (0) 1206 799 556
Fax:+44 (0) 1206 792 685
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Dorman - Contact Details

The Dorman Diesels engine business was bought in 1987 by Broadcrown and subsequently purchased in 1993 by the Perkins Engines Company Ltd of Peterborough, now part of Caterpillar Inc. Perkins makes and supports the Perkins 4000 range, which started life as the SE engine range, developed jointly by Paxman and Dorman in the 1980s.
In September 2010 Perkins agreed to sell all Dorman Diesels' non-SE related parts business, and the Dorman Diesels name, to Lincoln Diesels Spares Ltd. This business now trades as Dorman Diesels.
Perkins continues to own and run the Dorman Works in Stafford, for which the contact details are as follows:

Postal Address: Perkins Engines Company Ltd
Dorman Works
Tixall Road
ST16 3UB
Telephone:+44 (0) 1785 223 141

Contact details for the Dorman Diesels spares and support business, part of Lincoln Diesels Spares Ltd, are as follows:

Postal Address: Dorman Diesels
Great Northern Terrace
Telephone:+44 (0) 1522 781 706

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Page updated: 19 JAN 2016