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Based in Tolleshunt D'Arcy, Essex FWD Performance Surface Finishing are an engine and component cleaning specialist offering the best value Vapour Blasting and component restoration with top quality workmanship delivering outstanding results. We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and rapid turnaround at fair and affordable prices.


We provide vapour blasting, Superfinishing, Cerakote ceramic coatingdry blasting (bead blasting), chemical strippingultrasonic cleaning and degreasing services to individuals, businesses and production engineering.


We are happy to discuss any job requirements you have and advise on how you can achieve the best results.


FWD Performance Surface Finishing provide a friendly service with rapid turnaround, offering advice based on decades of mechanical experience to ensure you choose the best cleaning process for your items.


About Fred


Brought up in a motorcycling family riding a variety of motorcycles from a very young age Fred has an infectious passion for all things two wheeled. In his early teens Fred discovered an additional love of vintage Vespa's and Lambretta's that lasts to this day.

Initially trained as a Marine Engineer specialising in the restoration of vintage Marine engines, Fred has gone on to work for over a decade in the Motorcycle industry and has accrued a lifetime's involvement in motorcycling for pleasure and competition including trials, road racing (both solo and sidecars) and classic scramble. 


With a lifetime of dealing with modern and classic motorcycles and being a fan of air cooled Volkswagen's (having restored numerous VW Beetles and Campers over the years). Fred is happy to knowledgeably discuss your engine and component cleaning needs. 

Contact us to discuss your requirements. 

Fred BSA B33 500 vintage sidecar racing Cadwell Park
FWD's Vixen 1215 Vapour Blast cabinet
FWD Vapour Blasting VW T5 Kawasaki ZXR 7
Fred on one of his Lambretta's
Fred pre65 classic scramble racing his Greeves motorcycle
Please contact us for quotes on any Vapour Blasting, Dry/Bead Blasting, Superfinishing, Cerakote Ceramic Coating, Piston CoatUltrasonic Cleaning, or Degreasing to motorcycle, car, or Scooter parts.

FWD serves Brentwood, Colchester, Chelmsford, Tiptree, Kelvedon, Witham, Maldon, Braintree, Southend, South Woodham Ferrers, Clacton, Romford, Wickford, Harlow, Dunmow, Burnham on Crouch, Essex, Ipswich, Sudbury, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, East Anglia and the whole of the UK.
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