Company Profile

Metalcraft Engineering Co Ltd is a fabrication and design house that work in all metal mediums. The company focuses on high quality, customer orientated fabrication and values hands on involvement during design. Metalcraft Engineering have strengths in architectural metalwork/steelwork and flat panel handling/transportation solutions for the glass, window and stone industry.

Founders, Bryn and Samantha Thompson, purchased Metalcraft Engineering in 1991 as sole traders and have developed the business into a limited liability company with over 22 design, management and fabrication staff and extensive manufacturing machinery and tooling, including CNC base machines.

Metalcraft Engineering hold a philosophy of internal growth through the upskilling and development of staff. The retention of staff creates a passion and a knowledge for product development and the history of design. For that reason Metalcraft Engineering believe that "the company's greatest asset is its staff". Metalcraft Engineering is also committed to improving trade training in the industry and run apprenticeships with an extensive variety of training and innovative knowledge. 

The value that Metalcraft Engineering offers is in its flexibility of manufacturing and fabrication. Our operations and workshop have been set up to be efficient from one off custom jobs through to manufacturing product ranges, we also site measure and install our work. Our design team collaborate with our fabrication team from concept to delivery to achieve ultimate flexibility. We manufactured to order so consider our catalogues as a starting point to develop project specific solutions. 

Metalcraft Engineering are confident in exploring new manufacturing techniques and don't shy away from complex or technical problems. A company forte is in product development which has seen the emergence of light and heavy engineering products that effectively hold a niche market nation-wide. Proof of this is the eleven plastic, eight rubber, and seventeen aluminium privately owned dies/moulds.

Metalcraft Engineering believe that co-operation between local competitors have benefits that strongly outweigh traditional territorial and competitive attitudes. We look to build and maintain solid relations in all directions of the supply network.

Metalcraft Engineering are committed to protecting the health, safety and welfare of its employees and any person who visits Metalcraft Engineering.

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