Walkersteel, probably the most recognisable name in UK steel stockholding, is once again a fully independent company, now specialising in the supply of panel flat sheet, plate and blanks. In order to supply today’s sophisticated sheet metal working equipment, we offer a comprehensive range from 0.6mm to 25mm in all popular mild steel grades, processed to stringent panel flat tolerances. Our in-house cut to length lines process coil to exacting dimensional tolerances. We package all our processed material with robust edge protection and wrapping to ensure the sheet always arrives in perfect condition. In addition to our processing capacity, we carry a comprehensive range of standard cut packs for next day delivery to your door, on our own bespoke fleet of covered vehicles.
Walkersteel run a totally integrated IT system which links customer requirements direct to production and transport, ensuring real time information and precise traceability of material. Recent developments include a proven web based stock system, which allows customers to keep stock at their own premises, with a fully automated re-order operation and batch invoicing capability. Thus, improving their own lead time to client, limiting the amount of cash locked in stock and reducing internal costs on stock management.
Sheet metal buyers are already painfully aware that the steel pricing cycle is becoming increasingly dramatic as globalisation is well and truly here to stay in our industry. Our independence and mill knowledge allows us to react quickly to world wide changes and ensure we purchase from only the most competitive zones, therefore maintaining the competitive edge customers expect from a true independent and minimising the effect dramatic rises and falls can have on our customers.