Cleaning Stainless Steel is important. It's a common myth that Stainless Steel does not corrode. Stainless Steel needs to be cleaned to maintain a pristine appearance and preserve corrosion resistance. DOWNLOAD YOUR FREE "CLEANING STAINLESS STEEL INFOGRAPHIC" BY CLICKING HERE If the correct grade has been selected and the appropriate fabrication procedures and treatment are... Continue Reading →
Seamless tube is made from solid round billets of stainless steel. Billets are semi-finished products used to produce stainless steel tubes, bars and rods. The billet is pulled or pushed over a mandrel that extrudes the billet into a hollow tube shape. Following the extrusion process, the hollowed billet is rolled and stretched to the... Continue Reading →
Although Stainless Steel & Aluminium might look similar, there are a lot of key differences between the two materials. In this blog post, we cover just a few of these to explain how the two materials compare to each other. If you'd rather learn by video or don't have time to read through this blog... Continue Reading →
Stainless steel welded tube is produced by rolling a flat strip of stainless steel into a circular cross section, through a series of rollers. Once formed into the desired shape, the material is longitudinally welded down its length via either TIG welding or Laser Welding. After production, the tube’s weld seam – also referred to... Continue Reading →
The UKF Group's Chris Morris and Sam Halfpenny have volunteered to toe the line at this year's Virgin Money London Marathon.
By becoming a member of the Herefordshire & Worcester Chamber of Commerce, the UKF Group has gained access to a library of invaluable resources.
Following on from the recent purchase of a brand-new tube cold-bending machine, The UKF Group has invested in a new tube end-forming machine. The new addition is an AST100 from the CNC-machine manufacturer, BLM Group, and will join The Joint Perforating Company’s (JPC) suite of machinery. With 18 tonnes of force and six processing stations,... Continue Reading →
The eco-friendly tube laser cutting service has earned the stainless steel & aluminium stockholder the 2018 Global Energy Award for "Best Laser Cutting Solutions Provider - UK".
The Bournemouth-based Stainless Steel and Aluminium supplier has generously donated stainless steel sheets to the not-for-profit organisation, Dorset Community Workshop. The kind donation was a response to the organisation founder’s appeal on social media for suitable material for resurfacing old workstations.