£1.3 Million Investment

Posted By TL | April 10 2019 | Tagged: , ,

£1.3 MILLION INVESTMENT ADDS CUTTING EDGE TO MURRAY PLATE PROCESSING

Murray Metals Group has made a significant investment in its Murray Plate Processing Centre of Excellence in Middlesbrough

As part of a £1.3 million investment programme, the group has installed a new Thor profiling and machining centre, as well as additional material storage and handling equipeent and enhanced added value processing capability, together with additional stock range.

Graeme Hill, CEO of Murray Metals Group sale: "This investment programme is driven by strong customer demand and our clear ambition to create the UK's foremost processing facility.

"We already enjoy an enviable reputation for flexibility, quality and delivery and this latest investment will further strengthen our position in the UK marketplace."

The capabilities of the Thor profiling and machining centre include:

  • The ability to profile steel plate in length and width combinations of 15M x 3050mm up to a maximum thickness of 200mm
  • CNC high-definition plasma beveling up to 40mm thick and machined holes up to 610mm in diameter

The new equipment complements the Middlesbrough plant's modern, multi-head oxy-gas and high definition plasma facilities with large area machine beds, together with just-in-time CNC bevelling and drilling facilities.

Hill added: "Following this investment, our group strategy is to deliver increased efficiency and productivity for our customers by consolidating Murray Plate Processing at our Middlesbrough site. This will enable us to better service customers in all construction, engineering and manufacturing sectors, including the specialist Scottish energy market.

"Underpinning the strong Murray brand is our track record in providing exceptional levels of service supported by full material quality traceability and an industry-leading supply chain.

"By incorporating these latest technologies, our Centre of Excellence means we can give customers supreme confidence in our ability to meet exacting on time in full order fulfilment, together with innovative supply chain responsivemess and reliabilty."

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