Uddeholm UK

Uddeholm is the world’s leading manufacturer of tool steel for industrial tools. Superior material properties ensure reliability. Our products are designed to be state-of-the art therefore our reputation is built on being the most innovative tool steel producer in the world. Uddeholm produce and deliver high quality Swedish tool steel to more than 100,000 customers in over 100 countries. Wherever you are in the manufacturing chain, you can trust Uddeholm to be your number one partner and tool steel provider for optimal tooling and production economy.

All steel stock is held in a new purpose built warehouse facility at Bohler-Uddeholm UK Headquarters in Oldbury, West Midlands. The new KASTO system is the tallest in the UK and one of the largest in Europe. Our cutting, machining bevelling testing and other services provide turnkey solutions to our customers. This includes onsite material testing service used when customers require additional certification to that supplied by the mill.


Uddeholm offers a complete program of services to prepare and maintain tools close to our customers round the world. These include heat treatment, coatings and more, call to discuss your requirements.


The selection of tool steel has an impact on the tools performance and your profitability. Discuss your needs with our local representatives and let them help you find the steels that best suits your needs.


If you encounter tooling difficulties, our experienced customer service staff and technical experts will help you solve the problems contact us to find out who the nearest contact is for Uddeholm in your area.


We embrace technology and have been the first to develop user friendly Apps. The Uddeholm Machining App contains information and recommendations on how you can use Uddeholm steel for different types of tools. Choose a steel and the type of tool you are using, and you will get recommendations on which settings you should use for best results. You can save your calculations together with images so you easily can re-use them, or send them directly to Uddeholm or your colleague. Download Uddeholm Machining Guideline & Uddeholm Steel book for free today. Visit

www.uddeholm.co.uk for download link.

Whether you are operating in the automotive, food or engineering industry, we have a tooling solution for you. We continually invest to secure our position as the world’s leading supplier of tooling material. Our goal is clear – to be your number one partner and tool steel provider.

Please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your needs.

Main Contact Details

Phone: 0121 552 5511
Email: sales@uddeholm.co.uk

European Business Park
Taylors Lane
West Midlands
United Kingdom
B69 2BN

Web Links

Additional Contacts

Paul HarveyGroup Technical Manager 0121 543 2355QT@bohler-uddeholm.co.uk


Flat Products (Coil, Sheet, Strip, Plate):  Cold rolled flat products, Hot rolled flat products, Hot rolled lengths, Notched flat products, Pierced flat products, Plasma cut pieces, Plates, Polished coil, Polished plate, Polished sheet, Precision strip, Sheet - general, Sheet - mirror finish, Slit flat products, Strip, Sheet - bead blasted, Waterjet cut pieces, Laser cut pieces

Food and Drink Processing:  Brewery plant, Food processing equipment, Canning equipment

Forgings:  Closed die forgings, Open die forgings

Long Products (Bar, Rod and Wire):  Bars - bright drawn, Bars - bright ground, Bars - flat, hot rolled, Bars - flat, rolled edge, Bars - free machining, Bars - general, Bars - hexagon, Bars - round, Bars - square, Bars - hollow

Materials Handling:  Storage bins


Primary Products:  Billets, Blooms, Ingots, Slabs

Process Plant:  Actuators, Bellows expansion joints, Blenders, Calorifiers, Cooling jackets, Cooling panels, Dimple jackets, Dished ends, Distillation plant, Electropolishing plant, Electropolishing products, End plates, Filter trays, Filters, Heat exchangers, Heating jackets, Limpet coils, Mixing tanks, Nozzles, Nuclear equipment, Packing rings, Pharmaceutical equipment, Pickling plant, Pressure vessels, Processing tanks, Tanks, Valves, Valves - ball, Valves - check, Valves - gate, Valves - globe, Valves - hygienic, Valves - needle, Vats, Vessels, Passivating plant, Weld cleaning machines

Scientific, Technical and Medical:  Autoclaves, Autopsy tables, Bed pans, Computer disc shutters, Dental equipment, Hospital equipment, Hospital trolleys, Instrument trays, Laboratory units, Measuring equipment, Medical equipment, Mortuary equipment, Operating theatre equipment, Scalpels, Sterilisation equipment, Surgeons hoppers, Surgical implants, Surgical instruments

Ships and Marine:  Harbour equipment, Yacht fittings, Yacht rigging

Sinks and Sanitary Products:  Sinks - laboratory, Sinks - non standard

Water and Sewage Treatment:  Effluent treatment equipment

Product marking & traceability:  Marking & identification, Traceability software

Products provided IN-HOUSE


Heat Treatment:  Surface hardening, Bright annealing, Hardening and tempering, Heat treatment - general, Nitriding, Precipitation hardening

Cutting, Blanking and Piercing:  Blanking, Circling, Cutting gases selection, Flame profile cutting, Laser cutting, Plasma cutting, Sawing, Waterjet cutting

Design Services:  Reverse engineering

:  Heat Treatment

Information and Advisory:  Advisory, Consultancy, Technical advice - general, Technical advice on alloy selection, Technical advice on welding procedures, Technical information, Technical publications, On-site training

Surface Treatment:  PVD Coating

Testing Services:  Chemical analysis, Corrosion testing, Failure analysis, Inspection services, Mechanical testing, Metallography, Scanning electron miscroscopy, Testing services

Primary Processing:  Melting, Forging

Business Support

Recycling:  Scrap recycling

Services provided IN-HOUSE


Office and Postal Address: BSSA, Regus, Blades Enterprise Centre, John Street, Sheffield S2 4SW

Registered Office: Pegasus House, 463A Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2QD

Tel: +44 (0)114 292 2636    |     Email: admin@bssa.org.uk

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