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    Our engineering bar Metal Centre enables you to benefit from nationwide next day delivery of black and bright, carbon and alloy grades, along with specific oil and gas grades, plus a range of fast, cost-effective processing services.

    • Next day delivery or immediate collection

      Wherever you’re based, our site in Wolverhampton is strategically located, with excellent logistics, to serve the whole UK market.

      With our own transport fleet, together with our haulier partners, we offer next-day delivery for urgent and even small or one-off orders.

    • High-performance bolting grade available ex-stock

      In response to customer requirements in the petrochemical and power generation industry, our product range has extended to now include high-performance products for bolting applications.

      These include ASTM A193 Grade B7, ASTM A320 Grade L7 and ASTM A193 Grade B6.

    Contact us

    Tata Steel

    PO BOX 25

    Qualcast Road, Horseley Fields

    Wolverhampton, UK

    WV1 3DY

    T +44 (0) 1902 875000

    F +44 (0) 1902 453307

    Overview

     

    Our Metal Centre – Engineering Bar provides customers with a quick and convenient way of buying smaller quantities of a wide range of steel products. Ideal for jobs where fast completion is needed, it offers:

    • nationwide next-day delivery service
    • immediate collection facilities
    • flexible payment methods

    Choice and savings

    We have a Metal Centre which focuses on Engineering Bar, sited at Wolverhampton with a sales office in Bolton. They offer access to the extensive Tata Steel product range. We stock a wide choice of black and bright, carbon and alloy grades along with specific oil and gas grades. Our range includes round, flat and hexagonal bars in a multitude of sizes. To save customers processing time and cost we also offer:

    • single- and multi-cut sawn to length operations
    • a wide range of additional processing services

    Proven and reliable

    Our in-depth industry knowledge ensures you receive the best possible product for your application. As part of an integrated supply chain, we provide our customers with access to high-performance products with:

    • full traceability
    • an extensive list of market accreditations and customer approvals

    Services

    Metal Centre – Engineering Bar gives access to the widest range of black and bright, carbon and alloy grades along with specific oil and gas grades. For instance, our site in Wolverhampton has 14,000m2 of warehousing for stocking and processing of black bar. It also houses a heated high-bay warehouse and racking – capable of holding more than 2,300 individual product specifications and up to 5,000 tonnes of high-value bright bar in optimum conditions.

    Ex-stock range

    Our ex-stock range includes black hot-rolled bar, bright cold-drawn bar, bright centreless turned bar, centreless ground bar and black forged bar in round, flat, square and hexagonal sections. 

    Wide choice

    Metal Centre – Engineering Bar offer:

    • carbon steels - EN3A (070M20), EN3B (080A15), EN8 (080M40), EN8D (080A42), EN9 (070M55), S355J2
    • freecutting steels - EN1A (230M07), EN1A leaded (230M07Pb), EN8M (212M36), EN8DM (212A42), EN32M (210M15), Hitenspeed 45A, Hitenspeed 45AR, Hitenspeed 55
    • carbon case hardening steels - EN32B (080A15), EN32M (210M15)
    • alloy case hardening steels - EN36A (655M13), SAE 8620H
    • through hardening steels - EN16 (605M36), EN19 (708M40 / 709M40), ASTM A193 B7/ A320 L7, EN24 (817M40), EN26 (826M40)
    • oil and gas steels - AISI 4140, AISI 4140M, AISI 4145HM, AISI 4330V,
    • tool steels - B01, BD2, EN30B (835M30)

    Convenient locations

    We have a well-placed site in Wolverhampton supported by a sales office in Bolton. We also have a Metal Centre stocking general steels (including bar products) in Rotherham. We are conveniently located, with excellent logistics, to service the UK market. Using our own transport fleet and working together with haulier partners, we offer nationwide next-day delivery for urgent orders – even for small or one-off orders.

     

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    Processing capability

     

    We have a number of saws at our main processing site in Wolverhampton. These provide sufficient capacity and capability for all single and multi-cut sawn to length quantities supplied to customer requirements. Flexible packaging options - to customer-specific standards - ensure our high-quality product arrives in prime condition.

    We offer additional services to reduce your processing – saving you time and money. These include:

    • boring
    • proof turning
    • precision turning
    • centreless grinding
    • heat treatment
    • mechanical testing
    • ultrasonic/MPI (magnetic particle inspection) crack testing

     

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    Supporting activities

     

    Our Metal Centre – Engineering Bar benefits from a number of supporting activities and features to provide customers with an optimum solution.

    • Accreditations. Our material maintains more than 100 market and customer approvals from the world's leading OEMs and tiers engaged in the aerospace, oil and gas, lifting and excavating, automotive and bearing markets consuming engineering bar. Our suppliers are approved to BS EN 9100:2008, AS9100/AS9120 and BS EN ISO 14001:2004.
    • Supply chain. Metal Centre – Engineering Bar has access to UK-based manufacturing and processing facilities. 
    • Full product traceability.  We are able to manage product traceability effectively from primary production through to despatch.
    • Test facilities. Excellent links to manufacturing sites allow for timely response to enquiries, re-testing and analysis. 

    Tata Steel is the leading steel processor and distributor in the UK and Ireland, giving customers access to:

    • A complete product offering. Tata Steel manufactures an extensive range of steel products. We have the ability to supply whatever you need for your particular business.
    • Best-in-class processing facilities. Our service centres have benefited from significant investment, resulting in best-in-class facilities across an array of processing technologies. We offer: the latest plate profiling and machining centres; structural steels sawn to length and shotblasted/primed; high capability slitting, decoiling and blanking of strip products; latest automotive processing facilities including press blanking and tailor welded blanks.
    • In-depth industry knowledge. Tata Steel service centres serve more than 6,000 individual customers each year. Our extensive experience of steel products, processing and applications can be utilised to support the development of your business. 

     

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    Locations

     

    Wolverhampton

    Tata Steel
    PO Box 25
    Qualcast Road, Horseley Fields
    Wolverhampton
    WV1 3DY
    United Kingdom

    T  +44(0) 1902 875000
    F  +44(0) 1902 453307
    E  wolverhamptonsales@tatasteel.com

    site map

     

    Bolton

    Tata Steel
    Lythgoe House
    Manchester Road
    Bolton
    BL3 2NZ
    United Kingdom

    T  +44(0) 1204 370999
    F  +44(0) 1204 396684
    E  boltonsales@tatasteel.com

    site map

     

     

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    Overview

    Overview

     

    Our Metal Centre – Engineering Bar provides customers with a quick and convenient way of buying smaller quantities of a wide range of steel products. Ideal for jobs where fast completion is needed, it offers:

    • nationwide next-day delivery service
    • immediate collection facilities
    • flexible payment methods

    Choice and savings

    We have a Metal Centre which focuses on Engineering Bar, sited at Wolverhampton with a sales office in Bolton. They offer access to the extensive Tata Steel product range. We stock a wide choice of black and bright, carbon and alloy grades along with specific oil and gas grades. Our range includes round, flat and hexagonal bars in a multitude of sizes. To save customers processing time and cost we also offer:

    • single- and multi-cut sawn to length operations
    • a wide range of additional processing services

    Proven and reliable

    Our in-depth industry knowledge ensures you receive the best possible product for your application. As part of an integrated supply chain, we provide our customers with access to high-performance products with:

    • full traceability
    • an extensive list of market accreditations and customer approvals

    Services

    Metal Centre – Engineering Bar gives access to the widest range of black and bright, carbon and alloy grades along with specific oil and gas grades. For instance, our site in Wolverhampton has 14,000m2 of warehousing for stocking and processing of black bar. It also houses a heated high-bay warehouse and racking – capable of holding more than 2,300 individual product specifications and up to 5,000 tonnes of high-value bright bar in optimum conditions.

    Ex-stock range

    Our ex-stock range includes black hot-rolled bar, bright cold-drawn bar, bright centreless turned bar, centreless ground bar and black forged bar in round, flat, square and hexagonal sections. 

    Wide choice

    Metal Centre – Engineering Bar offer:

    • carbon steels - EN3A (070M20), EN3B (080A15), EN8 (080M40), EN8D (080A42), EN9 (070M55), S355J2
    • freecutting steels - EN1A (230M07), EN1A leaded (230M07Pb), EN8M (212M36), EN8DM (212A42), EN32M (210M15), Hitenspeed 45A, Hitenspeed 45AR, Hitenspeed 55
    • carbon case hardening steels - EN32B (080A15), EN32M (210M15)
    • alloy case hardening steels - EN36A (655M13), SAE 8620H
    • through hardening steels - EN16 (605M36), EN19 (708M40 / 709M40), ASTM A193 B7/ A320 L7, EN24 (817M40), EN26 (826M40)
    • oil and gas steels - AISI 4140, AISI 4140M, AISI 4145HM, AISI 4330V,
    • tool steels - B01, BD2, EN30B (835M30)

    Convenient locations

    We have a well-placed site in Wolverhampton supported by a sales office in Bolton. We also have a Metal Centre stocking general steels (including bar products) in Rotherham. We are conveniently located, with excellent logistics, to service the UK market. Using our own transport fleet and working together with haulier partners, we offer nationwide next-day delivery for urgent orders – even for small or one-off orders.

     

    back to top

    Processing capability

    Processing capability

     

    We have a number of saws at our main processing site in Wolverhampton. These provide sufficient capacity and capability for all single and multi-cut sawn to length quantities supplied to customer requirements. Flexible packaging options - to customer-specific standards - ensure our high-quality product arrives in prime condition.

    We offer additional services to reduce your processing – saving you time and money. These include:

    • boring
    • proof turning
    • precision turning
    • centreless grinding
    • heat treatment
    • mechanical testing
    • ultrasonic/MPI (magnetic particle inspection) crack testing

     

    back to top

    Supporting activities

    Supporting activities

     

    Our Metal Centre – Engineering Bar benefits from a number of supporting activities and features to provide customers with an optimum solution.

    • Accreditations. Our material maintains more than 100 market and customer approvals from the world's leading OEMs and tiers engaged in the aerospace, oil and gas, lifting and excavating, automotive and bearing markets consuming engineering bar. Our suppliers are approved to BS EN 9100:2008, AS9100/AS9120 and BS EN ISO 14001:2004.
    • Supply chain. Metal Centre – Engineering Bar has access to UK-based manufacturing and processing facilities. 
    • Full product traceability.  We are able to manage product traceability effectively from primary production through to despatch.
    • Test facilities. Excellent links to manufacturing sites allow for timely response to enquiries, re-testing and analysis. 

    Tata Steel is the leading steel processor and distributor in the UK and Ireland, giving customers access to:

    • A complete product offering. Tata Steel manufactures an extensive range of steel products. We have the ability to supply whatever you need for your particular business.
    • Best-in-class processing facilities. Our service centres have benefited from significant investment, resulting in best-in-class facilities across an array of processing technologies. We offer: the latest plate profiling and machining centres; structural steels sawn to length and shotblasted/primed; high capability slitting, decoiling and blanking of strip products; latest automotive processing facilities including press blanking and tailor welded blanks.
    • In-depth industry knowledge. Tata Steel service centres serve more than 6,000 individual customers each year. Our extensive experience of steel products, processing and applications can be utilised to support the development of your business. 

     

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    Locations

    Locations

     

    Wolverhampton

    Tata Steel
    PO Box 25
    Qualcast Road, Horseley Fields
    Wolverhampton
    WV1 3DY
    United Kingdom

    T  +44(0) 1902 875000
    F  +44(0) 1902 453307
    E  wolverhamptonsales@tatasteel.com

    site map

     

    Bolton

    Tata Steel
    Lythgoe House
    Manchester Road
    Bolton
    BL3 2NZ
    United Kingdom

    T  +44(0) 1204 370999
    F  +44(0) 1204 396684
    E  boltonsales@tatasteel.com

    site map

     

     

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