Sheet Metal Manufacturers UK

Hydram Sheet Metalwork – UK Manufacturer

Hydram Sheet Metalwork is one of the UK’s leading subcontract sheet metal manufacturers, offering a full single-source service from design to fabrication and delivery.  Having comprehensive metalworking capacity and multiple accreditations across quality, health, safety, environment and information technology make Hydram a preferred choice for many customers.

Since 1977 Hydram’s focus on customer service means that it is already considered by many customers to be their Complete Manufacturing Partner.  Hydram’s commercial strategy has always been to avoid dependence on a single business area and has a customer base spread across a broad number of sectors.  This creates a resiliant financial profile and extensive cross-sector experience to benefit all customers.

You can contact us to find out how your business can benefit by working with Hydram Sheet Metalwork – one of the top sheet metal manufacturers UK.

painted sheet metal fabrications

Sheet Metal Manufacturing UK – Hydram

With comprehensive facilities and equipment in excess of £12m in its 135,000 square foot factory, a professional project management team of account managers, project engineers, design engineers, quality technicians and fully trained and committed production staff, Hydram aims to deliver a World Class service providing precision sheet metal manufacturing services.

Hydram is a financially sound, highly experienced supply chain partner, with an established and enviable reputation as a subcontract sheet metalwork fabricator, manufacturing metal products and components in volumes from prototypes to full production batches in the low thousands.

Sheet Metal Manufacturers

Hydram Facts:

  • Established 1977
  • Based in North East
  • Sheet Metal Manufacturers UK
  • Metal Fabrication Company
  • Chilton Factory 135,000 square feet
  • Over 250 Employees
  • Extensive Certification
  • Extensive Capabilities
  • Broad Customer Base
Faro arm operator

Quality certification

Hydram is certified to the following quality standards:

  • ISO 9001:2015 Quality Standard
  • ISO 3834-2 Welding Standard
  • BS EN 15085-2 CL1 CWRVC Welding Standard
  • DIN 6701 standard for adhesive bonding in rail industry

Hydram is also certified to:

  • ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Standard
  • ISO 45001:2018 Health and Safety

Click for ISO accreditations >

riveted sheet metal fabrications

Continuous Improvement in Metal Manufacturing

Hydram follows a continuous improvement strategy and has invested in the latest production technologies and capacity to ensure that its precision sheet metal manufacturing processes are flexible, precise and efficient.

The subcontract sheet metal manufacturer business is committed to achieving outstanding customer service for all its customers, and is certified to the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Standard, the ISO 14001 Environmental Standard and the ISO 45001 Health and Safety Standard, aiming to be one of the best sheet metal manufacturing companies in the UK.

metal cabinet internals

Sheet Metalwork Subcontractor

Hydram Sheet Metalwork supplies metal products, components and precision sheet metal fabrications to market leading companies in industries such as rail, bus, lighting, furniture, earth-moving machinery and white goods.

Hydram’s success is founded on customer satisfaction, aiming to achieve maximum productivity, quality and level of service whilst maintaining competitive prices through its continuous improvement ethos and by working together with customers to establish long term partnerships.

uk metal manufacturers

Cost Control

A continuous improvement strategy at sheet metal manufacturer Hydram allows improvements to be driven either directly from the shopfloor or through the formation of focused project teams.  Shopfloor exercises are performed periodically on a section by section basis to make general improvements across all production activities.  In specific customer cases, Hydram operates a tiered approach to cost reduction problem solving:

  • Existing Process Improvement
  • Process Substitution / Replacement
  • Product Improvement
  • Investment in Automation
sheet metal manufacturing deliveries

Sheet Metal Manufacturers UK Deliveries

As a responsive subcontract sheet metal manufacturer, Hydram recognises the importance of on-time deliveries and operates a fleet of seven vehicles in order to help meet customer demands.  Ranging from a 3.5 tonne panel to trucks up to 16 tonne gross vehicle weight, Hydram delivers manufacturered sheet metal products nationwide across the UK.

Excellence in Subcontract Sheet Metal Manufacturing UK

For over 45 years, Hydram has established reputation as one of the UK’s leading sheet metal manufacturers, specialising in the supply of precision metal components for many industries including the off-highway, defence, transport and HVAC equipment sectors.

Hydram employs modern manufacturing technologies for fabrication such as laser cutting for sheet metal, laser cutting for tube, CNC panel bending and robotic welding.  Finished metalwork products can be powder coated or wet painted as required to meet customer requirements for salt-spray corrosion resistance.

An impressive range of externally accredited certifications reassure customers of the high standards maintained in quality, efficiency and customer service.  When it comes to subcontract sheet metal manufacturing, Hydram aims to be: Your Preferred Manufacturing Partner, so contact our pre-sales team to discuss how we can work together.