About Us

Derrick Sewing Engineers is a family run sewing machine and embroidery machine company, established in 1990. We bring a reliable and trusted service to our clients. It’s our Family name above the door, we have worked hard to deserve our excellent reputation. We aim to keep it, going the distance for our clients and meeting your expectations every time.

We are fully qualified and accredited engineers with over one hundred years’ service experience and we carry Public Liability insurance.


We have a large and diverse client portfolio. Some of our sewing and embroidery machine clients include:

Global and High Street Brands, Film Companies, Apparel Clothing Manufacturers, Universities, Tailors, Alteration Shops, Upholstery, Shoe Makers, Hospitals, Industrial laundries, Potato merchants, Theatres, Highland wear manufacturers, PPE manufacturers, Embroidery companies, Food Processors, Seed and bulb producers, Education outlets, Maternity wear manufacturers, Crafters & Hobbyists.

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Your Questions

What areas do you cover?

We cover all of Scotland with our engineers based in and covering dedicated areas. We will travel further afield to install and repair sewing machines and embroidery machines when requested.

What brands and types of sewing machines can you work with?

We specialise in Brother, Juki, Jack sewing machines and can help with any brand. We work with lockstitch, overlocks, walking foot, buttonhole, button sew, seam sealing, coverstitch, blindstitch, pressing,fusing & cutting room equipment.

Do you work with embroidery machines?

We are the Scottish distributor for Tajima embroidery machines, offering consulting, sales, installation and maintenance.

What our clients say

“Great service from this company. He got my ancient Singer overlocker working perfectly within a couple of days. Very pleasant gentleman to deal with. Thank you.”
Margaret Thomson