Understanding customer requirements, providing tailor made solutions.
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) concentrates on consistently providing materials and services to a wide range of commercial and industrial sectors. We are major suppliers of stainless steel, aluminium, mild steel and plastics with a product and materials mix covering more than 150,000 items.
Our divisions in the UK are thyssenkrupp Materials Stockholding, Vetchberry Steels, Mild Steel, thyssenkrupp Materials Trading UK and thyssenkrupp Aerospace UK.
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) has extensive stocks of aluminium, stainless steel, titanium including motorsport specific products and a variety of plastics covering a wide range of European specifications. thyssenkrupp continually expand the range of products and services available and we are confident that we are able to supply to your specific needs either in-house or from the wider thyssenkrupp Group.
Stockholding and Distribution
Managing the flow of goods between the producer and our customers is a fundamental part of our service. To do this we have invested in premises, storage, and material handling equipment, as well as IT facilities and our people to ensure consistent, reliable and secure supply.
With UK strategically located processing centres, warehouses and offices in Birmingham, Heywood, Camberley, Swindon, Milton Keynes and Northern Ireland, thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) has the geographical presence to meet specific customer demands. Our integrated transportation network facilitates a highly responsive and reliable delivery service.
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) is dedicated to providing our customers with products that meets their expectations. We operate an effective, efficient quality management system meeting the requirements of ISO 9001:2008. thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) only use the highest quality material sourced from approved manufacturers and selected approved suppliers.
• Full material traceability is maintained at all times through our robust quality management system.
• We are committed to a culture of continuous improvement. We monitor and measure all processes and openly communicate positive and negative findings, which we believe encourages a culture of trust, teamwork and accountability.
• All material dispatches are accompanied by a certificate of conformity which is validated by our trained quality staff against the material.
Specialising in partnering with customers enables thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) to create a unique, flexible approach to individual customer needs. Our experience and expertise in processes optimisation and cost reduction makes thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) the preferred and approved supplier to major OEMs and their supply chains worldwide.
The variety and scope of our service provide us with a broad range of capabilities which can be combined effectively to deliver intelligent solutions to customers’ material, technical and logistical requirements.
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) can work with you to ensure flexible effective solutions to complex supply situations. Our complete service includes individual customer solutions and we work together with you to develop strategies that optimise material flow and reduce inventory costs. We can also provide complete management of the supply chain process.
Processing and Fabrication Facilities
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) is able to provide a range of processing and fabrication options and have become an important link in the supply chain to many end users. The ability to supply products from semi finished components to assembled items helps our customers minimise waste and be more flexible. We are able to offer a range of services in the UK and through our European service centres.
In the event that we don’t have the facilities to undertake your project on-site, we have an established supplier base of sub-contractors across Europe that are able to offer a range of processing options for a variety of applications.
• Polishing of sheet and tubes
• Laser and water-jet cutting
• Kitting and packaging
• First stage machining
• Assembly of sub-components
Forming part of the thyssenkrupp Materials Stockholding Division we also have Alserco and Tube Service Centre.
Alserco is your partner for first class aluminium fabrication and supply chain management. Alserco are able to supply finished components or manufacture from customer’s own material on a free issue basis and in co-operation with our extrusion partners are able to turn your drawing into a custom profile, fully fabricated.
We specialise in volume cutting and fabrication of aluminium in many shapes and sizes. We also have access to group stocks of extrusion, sheet and plate. We offer the following services; cutting, welding, CNC machining and light fabrication.
On line quality checks are built into our operating procedure to ensure that all components are within specification. We are also able to offer SPC procedures where required. Our experienced personnel are able to take customer designs from the prototype stage to finished components; providing design assistance if required.
Alserco are fully supported by a world-wide supplier base of aluminium manufacturers and toolmakers.
Tube Service Centre is focused on value added partnership. We are experts in tube processing and can offer a comprehensive service along your value chain, whether it is material advice, technical input or bespoke solutions. We run modern automatic cutting equipment under a quality controlled process, source from reliable suppliers and are able to optimise your material cost, along with first class logistics which allow you to focus on your core competencies. We believe that the demands of our industry sector require a partnership between customer and supplier. Our philosophy is clear; we will deliver what our customers need, when and where required.
Experience, Quality & Satisfaction
Vetchberry Steels is strategically located, superbly equipped and expertly staffed to provide the most comprehensive service in the UK and abroad for stainless steel flat rolled products.
Witton Service Centre
Vetchberry’s Witton service centre of 100,000 sq.ft. houses an inventory of never less than 2,500 tonnes of prime hot rolled and cold rolled coil. Offering the facilities to slit, cut to length, traverse wind, blank, de-burr and polish stainless steel coil. Our wealth of experience and flair for what we do has been key to our success. With investment in processing equipment, efforts to maintain a motivated workforce and customer satisfaction, Vetchberry Steels has gained acclaim as a first class partner both at home and abroad.
In 1999 Vetchberry Steels was purchased by thyssenkrupp AG with its immediate parent undertaking thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) Ltd. At Vetchberry the investment continues and we are wholly dedicated to ensuring continued customer satisfaction. Excelling in the provision of products and services to become the foremost supplier in quality stainless steel flat products.
A Name You Can Trust
We believe in offering quality as standard and are accredited with ISO 9001:2008 as well as BS OHSAS 18001:2007 (Health & Safety). Backed by a world class supply chain, we enjoy close relationships with some of the World’s most respected manufacturers. We source material globally to meet customers’ specific requirements and are confident we can deliver a total solution, whatever your needs. Vetchberry Steels is committed to developing guidelines and processes to ensure that we comply with the principles upheld by the AMMPL (The Association of Materials Management, Purchasing and Logistics) code of conduct.
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Our Mild Steel division operates on sales purely based upon the production capacity offered by our thyssenkrupp Stahl AG mill in Germany, primarily selling to services centres and third party processors.
Wide coils in mild & carbon steel qualities.
Precision tolerance narrow strip.
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thyssenkrupp Materials Stockholding Division
Central Region Sales Office
West Midlands B64 5QU
Tel: +44 (0) 1384 563 900
Fax: +44 (0) 1384 563 191
South West Region Sales Office
Blackworth Industrial Estate
Tel: +44 (0) 1793 767 676
Fax: +44 (0) 1793 767 654
Camberley Sales Office
Unit 2 Watchmoor Point
Surrey GU15 3AD
Tel: +44 (0) 1276 673 173
Fax: +44 (0) 1276 673 189
Milton Keynes Sales Office
c/o ThyssenKrupp Aerospace
Tel: +44 (0) 844 257 0337
Fax: +44 (0) 844 257 0336
Northern Region Sales Office
Phoenix Close Industrial Estate
Tel: +44 (0) 844 257 0340
Fax: +44 (0) 844 257 0331
Ireland Sales Office
Unit 1-5 City Business Park
Belfast BT17 9GX
Tel: +44 (0) 844 326 7300
Fax: +44 (0) 084 326 7320
Plastics Sales Office
West Midlands B64 5QU
Tel: +44 (0) 844 846 9573
Fax: +44 (0) 844 846 9574
Tel: +44 (0) 1384 563 133
Fax: +44 (0) 1384 563 191
Tube Service Centre
West Midlands B64 5QU
Tel: +44 (0) 1384 563 104
Fax: +44 (0)1384 563 196
Vetchberry Steels (Head Office)
90 Wyrley Road
Birmingham B6 7BN
Direct Sales: +44 (0) 121 322 0401
Tel: +44 (0) 121 322 2345
Fax: +44 (0) 121 327 0288
Vetchberry Steels - Southern Sales
Tel: +44 (0) 1753 620 022
Fax: +44 (0) 1753 620 011
Vetchberry Steels - Northern Sales
Tel: +44 (0) 1709 374 555
Fax: +44 (0)1709 374 570
Unit 2 Watchmoor Point
Surrey GU15 3AD
Tel: +44 (0) 1276 673 140 / Fax: +44 (0) 1276 673 141 (Automotive)
Tel: +44 (0) 1276 673 150 / Fax: +44 (0) 1276 673 151 (Mild Steel)
Please visit www.thyssenkrupp-materials-trading.com for more information on the products and services offered by our thyssenkrupp Materials Trading UK division.
Please visit www.thyssenkruppaerospace.com for more information on the products and services offered by our thyssenkrupp Aerospace division.
Please visit www.thyssenkrupp-materials-oil-gas.com for more information on the products and services offered by our thyssenkrupp Materials Oil & Gas division.
At thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) we offer a wide range of stainless steel sheet in various alloys, sizes and finishes.
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) holds in stock, a wide range of stainless steel products in all of the required forms. Our stock range includes sheet, coil, plate, bar and sections as well as a full range of tube, pipe and fittings.
Alserco is the fabrication arm of thyssenkrupp Materials (UK). From turning your drawing into a custom profile, we can stock, hold the material and deliver just in time, a fully fabricated part either from our own bespoke warehouse or via our dedicated stock holding facilities around the UK.
Alserco is the aluminium fabrication arm of thyssenkrupp Materials (UK). From turning your drawing into a custom profile, we can stock, hold the material and deliver just in time, a fully fabricated part either from our own bespoke warehouse or via our dedicated stock holding facilities around the UK.
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) holds in stock many of the commonly used forms of aluminium sheet in various alloys. Our standard aluminium items include; mill finish, stucco and treadplate.
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) holds in stock many of the commonly used forms of aluminium in various alloys. Sheet, plate, standard extrusions bespoke extrusions, clad materials and architectural aluminium products.
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) is dedicated to working closely with both our customers and approved mills to ensure that your aluminium extrusion design becomes reality. Our infrastructure, resources and experience enable us to offer a complete aluminium extrusion supply service right from the design stage, including stockholding, JIT delivery, stock management, cutting and fabrication.