About Racaw Ltd

Racaw Design Engineering

Founded in 2003, Racaw Ltd is a mechanical design engineering company, specialising in the design and manufacture of precision mechanical equipment and systems.

Design is undertaken using modern CAD stations utilising the latest Solidworks design package, integrated with a PDM drawing management system.

Partnership with our clients is a key aspect of the way Racaw approaches any project work, working together to ensure that the Customer achieves the desired result at the correct time and to the required specification.


Andy White BSc - Managing Director

A graduate engineer originally trained in the machine tool industry, Andy has now clocked up over 20 years within the motion control and special purpose equipment industries. Previously holding positions of Production Director and Technical Director at Naples Coombe Ltd, he now uses his considerable
experience to good effect at Racaw Ltd.

Andy enjoys his current role as it enables him to see good engineering applied to a large variety of different problems in many different industries.

Away from engineering, Andy indulges his passions for his family and sailing along with a busy community life.


Andrew Osborne - Design Engineer
(ONC + HNC in engineering)

With a practical background and a flair for design, Andrew has almost 20 years experience in engineering, starting with time spent in a machine shop as a toolmaker. Then many years working in and then running the busy design office at Naples Coombe Ltd. The work at Naples Coombe Ltd and now Racaw Ltd (3 years time spent) has involved designing and building complex motion systems, ranging from prototype to production equipment.

Andrew is a practical person with interests including woodturning, model engineering, general D.I.Y. and gardening.

He also very much enjoys walking and cycling on the local Devon moorlands More recently he has had the greatest experience of all being a dad.