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    Colorsteels Colorcoat® Service Centre, is based at Shotton, North Wales.  We are committed to service excellence no matter how large, small or specialised your requirements.

    We offer the widest stockholding of Tata Steel’s Colorcoat® products.  For short lead time supply, our Colorcoat® FastPak service provides a next day delivery service.

    High quality processing and service

    Colorsteels is an accredited distributor for Colorcoat® pre-finished steel products.

    Colorcoat® products are rigorously manufactured and tested to ensure the long-term performance and appearance of your building, while meeting the highest standard of quality and service.

    Contact us

    Colorsteels Service Centre

    Shotton Works, Deeside

    Flintshire, Wales

    CH5 2NH

    Sales enquiries

    T +44 (0) 1244 892881

    E: colorsteels@tatasteel.com

    Technical enquiries

    T +44 (0) 7889 966682

    E: colorsteels@tatasteel.com

    Overview

     

    Colorsteels service centre pre-finished steel processing


    Colorsteels is Tata Steel’s leading UK service centre for pre-finished steels. This position has been built on our 'yes we can' philosophy and unrivalled product, processing and technical resources. Enabling us to provide pre-finished steel solutions tailored to the precise needs of your business.
    With over 40 years’ experience of developing, processing and distributing pre-finished steels to the construction, manufactured goods and domestic appliance sectors we have cemented our position as the UK’s premier pre-finished steel distributor. We supply the full range of Tata Steel’s Colorcoat® products for the construction industry, Advantica® for the manufactured goods sector and Motiva® for the domestic appliance sector.

     

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    Service and processing

     

    High quality processing and service

    We are committed to service excellence in line with our customer expectations and ensuring close working partnerships - no matter how large, small or specialised your requirements. Our experienced account teams are trained to ensure that we provide you with the best service possible.
    You can be confident of excellent service from Colorsteels because:
    • We hold 130 different construction product lines in small quantities reducing the need for you to hold stock.
    • We stock the widest range of Colorcoat® pre-finished steels, including the full colour range of branded products.
    • We offer next day delivery service on our Colorcoat® FastPak standard stock packs and 48 hour delivery on bespoke processed non-standard lengths and an even wider range of colours.
    • We are the only approved source of flat sheets for all Platinum® Plus projects.
    • We meet the Tata Steel standard for processing, handling, storage, availability and delivery, in order to provide the best product and services to customers.
    • We are approved to ISO 9001/2015, ISO 14001/2015 for quality and environmental management systems, and ISO 18001/2007 for health and safety management systems.
    • We are certified to the Building Research Establishment’s BES 6001 responsible sourcing standard, guaranteeing full traceability of your purchases.

    Technical support

    As part of Tata Steel we have access to technical experts and research facilities to provide you with support and advice on product application, steel grades, fabrication methods, welding, coating performance and help in choosing the right products for the right applications.
    Service you can rely on
    Our technical knowledge and support ensures the most exacting detailed customer specifications are transferred into achieving the quality expected by our customers.

    Quality standards for length, width, squareness, diagonals and shape give assurance for manufacturing processes using automated press lines, panel manufacture, roll forming and CNC equipment.
    We achieve high aesthetical standards. Understanding our customers and their requirements is critical in ensuring that visual appearance and flatness criteria are met for even the most demanding construction projects, appliances or fittings in kitchens and bedrooms.

    Precise
    quantities
    Narrow coil
    slitting
    Flat sheet Laminating coil
    and blanks
     
    Max. Coil Weight 15tonnes 15tonnes - 6tonnes
    Min. coil length 100m 100m - -
    Coil Id 508 or 610mm 508 or 610mm - -
    Maximum Width 1700mm 1700mm 1700mm 1450mm
    Min. Width - 20mm 125mm 600mm
    Max. Length - - 6100mm 6100mm
    Min. Gauge 0.4mm 0.4mm 0.25mm 0.2mm
    Max Gauge 1.6mm 1.6mm 1.6mm 1.6mm
    Film Application Yes Yes Yes Yes


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    Colorcoat® stock and FastPak

     

    130 Colorcoat® products available in small quantities on short lead times

    Based at Shotton, North Wales, our Colorsteels service centre is uniquely positioned on the same site where we manufacture our Colorcoat® pre-finished steel products. This allows us to offer the widest stock of Colorcoat® products on short lead times, enabling our customers to source a complete Colorcoat® building envelope, including fabrications and small colour quantities.

    Our available products include:

    The storage, handling, processing and range of Colorcoat® pre-finished steel products have been assessed and found to meet the highest standard of quality and service for supply into the construction market sector.


    Market leading guarantees


    The market leading Confidex® Guarantee is exclusively available for both Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® and Colorcoat Prisma® pre-finished steel, offering a guarantee of up to 40 years, for roofs, walls including flashings of industrial and commercial buildings upon registration.

    You can register for your Confidex® Guarantee online or through our team, just supply the building project details at the time of ordering.
    All Platinum® Plus projects are automatically registered through our building system business at the point of supply, this includes the pre-finished steel Confidex® Guarantee registration.
    We will also provide a 25 year warranty statement for Colorcoat® LG flashings (subject to registration).


    FastPak

    Our Colorcoat® FastPak service provides pre-cut packs of Colorcoat® products with next day delivery. Off-the-shelf pack options of standard gauge 1250mm x 3000mm sheets, makes this the ideal solution when urgently needing a small amount of Colorcoat® pre-finished steel to manufacture flashings, fabrications and gutter systems.

    Benefits of Colorcoat® FastPak include:
    • Fast access to a wide range of Colorcoat® products.
    • Choice of more than 51 different product and colour options.
    • Available for immediate dispatch with next day delivery options nationwide.
    • Industry standard size sheets in 0.5t and 1.0t packs.
    • Pre-inspected to meet the most exacting customer standards.
    • Delivered on strong pallets to help safeguard your workforce.
    • Recyclable packaging materials.
    • 25 years guarantee on all Colorcoat® LG flashings (subject to registration).
    • 130 specifications also available in standard and non-standard sizes in less than 48 hour delivery service.

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    Rainwater goods

     

    Rainwater management products for building applications

    Colorcoat Aquatite® products have been developed specifically for rainwater applications in buildings, offering an unbeatable combination of a strong, formable metal substrate combined with a non-permeable weather resistant membrane factory-bonded to the water-carrying surface. This highly effective construction gives a superior quality finish for maximum drainage efficiency. Plus, it comes with the reassurance of a leading guarantee for 25 years and technical back-up.
    Colorcoat Aquatite® is suitable for a wide range of rainwater applications including valley gutters, flashings, roofing and parapet copings.

    Benefits:
    • Comprehensive 25 year guarantee.
    • Available in a smooth and slip resistant emboss.
    • Slip resistant emboss passes BS 7976-2 slip test both wet and dry.
    • Robust, highly durable 1.2mm PVC membrane bonded to 1.2mm or 1.5mm steel.
    • Available in 3 different widths.
    • Simple and easy to fabricate. Can be trafficked normally during construction and maintenance.
    • Available on 24 hr lead time in a range of standard sizes suitable for valley gutter applications.
    • PVC membrane can easily be hot air welded or chemically bonded.
    • Compatible with all other PVC membranes; can be joined to any plastisol product.
    • Supplied on a high performance hot dip galvanized substrate to BS EN 10147.
    • Available in both the integral overhang membrane or without for butt strap welding methods.
    • Approved for use with the Platinum® Plus system guarantee.
    • Standard colour: Grey.

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    Manufactured goods services

    Products for manufactured goods and domestic appliances

    Our tightly controlled processing services ensure that we meet our customer’s requirements for shape, flatness, dimensional tolerances, aesthetics and packing.
    We are a major supplier of pre-finished (painted) steel and polymer-coated (laminate) steel products designed specifically to meet the extremely demanding conditions required for applications including:
    • Domestic appliance manufacturing.
    • Office furniture and storage units.
    • Lighting solutions and lighting management.
    • Heating, ventilation and air conditioning.
    • Cold store and food safe applications.
    • Clean rooms.
    • Doors and windows.

    We offer our processing services for the following product ranges from Tata Steel:

    Advantica®

    A range of pre-finished steels specifically designed to meet the demands of manufactured goods processing route such as pressing, bending, punching and drawing steel.

    Motiva®

    Pre-finished steel to meet the needs of market leading producers for the manufacture of hot, cold and wet domestic appliances.
    We understand your requirements for quality, service and a supply management process which allows you to minimise waste and efficiently manage the performance of your supply chain. Our technical teams are able to support your business by assessing the specific properties required for your end application, we will then recommend the best product to meet the needs of your business.


    back to top

    Overview

    Overview

     

    Colorsteels service centre pre-finished steel processing


    Colorsteels is Tata Steel’s leading UK service centre for pre-finished steels. This position has been built on our 'yes we can' philosophy and unrivalled product, processing and technical resources. Enabling us to provide pre-finished steel solutions tailored to the precise needs of your business.
    With over 40 years’ experience of developing, processing and distributing pre-finished steels to the construction, manufactured goods and domestic appliance sectors we have cemented our position as the UK’s premier pre-finished steel distributor. We supply the full range of Tata Steel’s Colorcoat® products for the construction industry, Advantica® for the manufactured goods sector and Motiva® for the domestic appliance sector.

     

    back to top

    Service and processing

    Service and processing

     

    High quality processing and service

    We are committed to service excellence in line with our customer expectations and ensuring close working partnerships - no matter how large, small or specialised your requirements. Our experienced account teams are trained to ensure that we provide you with the best service possible.
    You can be confident of excellent service from Colorsteels because:
    • We hold 130 different construction product lines in small quantities reducing the need for you to hold stock.
    • We stock the widest range of Colorcoat® pre-finished steels, including the full colour range of branded products.
    • We offer next day delivery service on our Colorcoat® FastPak standard stock packs and 48 hour delivery on bespoke processed non-standard lengths and an even wider range of colours.
    • We are the only approved source of flat sheets for all Platinum® Plus projects.
    • We meet the Tata Steel standard for processing, handling, storage, availability and delivery, in order to provide the best product and services to customers.
    • We are approved to ISO 9001/2015, ISO 14001/2015 for quality and environmental management systems, and ISO 18001/2007 for health and safety management systems.
    • We are certified to the Building Research Establishment’s BES 6001 responsible sourcing standard, guaranteeing full traceability of your purchases.

    Technical support

    As part of Tata Steel we have access to technical experts and research facilities to provide you with support and advice on product application, steel grades, fabrication methods, welding, coating performance and help in choosing the right products for the right applications.
    Service you can rely on
    Our technical knowledge and support ensures the most exacting detailed customer specifications are transferred into achieving the quality expected by our customers.

    Quality standards for length, width, squareness, diagonals and shape give assurance for manufacturing processes using automated press lines, panel manufacture, roll forming and CNC equipment.
    We achieve high aesthetical standards. Understanding our customers and their requirements is critical in ensuring that visual appearance and flatness criteria are met for even the most demanding construction projects, appliances or fittings in kitchens and bedrooms.

    Precise
    quantities
    Narrow coil
    slitting
    Flat sheet Laminating coil
    and blanks
     
    Max. Coil Weight 15tonnes 15tonnes - 6tonnes
    Min. coil length 100m 100m - -
    Coil Id 508 or 610mm 508 or 610mm - -
    Maximum Width 1700mm 1700mm 1700mm 1450mm
    Min. Width - 20mm 125mm 600mm
    Max. Length - - 6100mm 6100mm
    Min. Gauge 0.4mm 0.4mm 0.25mm 0.2mm
    Max Gauge 1.6mm 1.6mm 1.6mm 1.6mm
    Film Application Yes Yes Yes Yes


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    Colorcoat® stock and FastPak

    Colorcoat® stock and FastPak

     

    130 Colorcoat® products available in small quantities on short lead times

    Based at Shotton, North Wales, our Colorsteels service centre is uniquely positioned on the same site where we manufacture our Colorcoat® pre-finished steel products. This allows us to offer the widest stock of Colorcoat® products on short lead times, enabling our customers to source a complete Colorcoat® building envelope, including fabrications and small colour quantities.

    Our available products include:

    The storage, handling, processing and range of Colorcoat® pre-finished steel products have been assessed and found to meet the highest standard of quality and service for supply into the construction market sector.


    Market leading guarantees


    The market leading Confidex® Guarantee is exclusively available for both Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® and Colorcoat Prisma® pre-finished steel, offering a guarantee of up to 40 years, for roofs, walls including flashings of industrial and commercial buildings upon registration.

    You can register for your Confidex® Guarantee online or through our team, just supply the building project details at the time of ordering.
    All Platinum® Plus projects are automatically registered through our building system business at the point of supply, this includes the pre-finished steel Confidex® Guarantee registration.
    We will also provide a 25 year warranty statement for Colorcoat® LG flashings (subject to registration).


    FastPak

    Our Colorcoat® FastPak service provides pre-cut packs of Colorcoat® products with next day delivery. Off-the-shelf pack options of standard gauge 1250mm x 3000mm sheets, makes this the ideal solution when urgently needing a small amount of Colorcoat® pre-finished steel to manufacture flashings, fabrications and gutter systems.

    Benefits of Colorcoat® FastPak include:
    • Fast access to a wide range of Colorcoat® products.
    • Choice of more than 51 different product and colour options.
    • Available for immediate dispatch with next day delivery options nationwide.
    • Industry standard size sheets in 0.5t and 1.0t packs.
    • Pre-inspected to meet the most exacting customer standards.
    • Delivered on strong pallets to help safeguard your workforce.
    • Recyclable packaging materials.
    • 25 years guarantee on all Colorcoat® LG flashings (subject to registration).
    • 130 specifications also available in standard and non-standard sizes in less than 48 hour delivery service.

    back to top

    Rainwater goods

    Rainwater goods

     

    Rainwater management products for building applications

    Colorcoat Aquatite® products have been developed specifically for rainwater applications in buildings, offering an unbeatable combination of a strong, formable metal substrate combined with a non-permeable weather resistant membrane factory-bonded to the water-carrying surface. This highly effective construction gives a superior quality finish for maximum drainage efficiency. Plus, it comes with the reassurance of a leading guarantee for 25 years and technical back-up.
    Colorcoat Aquatite® is suitable for a wide range of rainwater applications including valley gutters, flashings, roofing and parapet copings.

    Benefits:
    • Comprehensive 25 year guarantee.
    • Available in a smooth and slip resistant emboss.
    • Slip resistant emboss passes BS 7976-2 slip test both wet and dry.
    • Robust, highly durable 1.2mm PVC membrane bonded to 1.2mm or 1.5mm steel.
    • Available in 3 different widths.
    • Simple and easy to fabricate. Can be trafficked normally during construction and maintenance.
    • Available on 24 hr lead time in a range of standard sizes suitable for valley gutter applications.
    • PVC membrane can easily be hot air welded or chemically bonded.
    • Compatible with all other PVC membranes; can be joined to any plastisol product.
    • Supplied on a high performance hot dip galvanized substrate to BS EN 10147.
    • Available in both the integral overhang membrane or without for butt strap welding methods.
    • Approved for use with the Platinum® Plus system guarantee.
    • Standard colour: Grey.

    back to top

    Manufactured goods services

    Manufactured goods services

    Products for manufactured goods and domestic appliances

    Our tightly controlled processing services ensure that we meet our customer’s requirements for shape, flatness, dimensional tolerances, aesthetics and packing.
    We are a major supplier of pre-finished (painted) steel and polymer-coated (laminate) steel products designed specifically to meet the extremely demanding conditions required for applications including:
    • Domestic appliance manufacturing.
    • Office furniture and storage units.
    • Lighting solutions and lighting management.
    • Heating, ventilation and air conditioning.
    • Cold store and food safe applications.
    • Clean rooms.
    • Doors and windows.

    We offer our processing services for the following product ranges from Tata Steel:

    Advantica®

    A range of pre-finished steels specifically designed to meet the demands of manufactured goods processing route such as pressing, bending, punching and drawing steel.

    Motiva®

    Pre-finished steel to meet the needs of market leading producers for the manufacture of hot, cold and wet domestic appliances.
    We understand your requirements for quality, service and a supply management process which allows you to minimise waste and efficiently manage the performance of your supply chain. Our technical teams are able to support your business by assessing the specific properties required for your end application, we will then recommend the best product to meet the needs of your business.


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