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Righton & Blackburns Limited is the UK’s leading supplier of stainless steel, brass, copper, aluminium, high integrity alloys, industrial plastics and aluminium composite material to many industry sectors including precision engineering, marine, aerospace, architectural, automotive, process plant, power generation and sign & display.

A strategically placed network of sales and distribution centres provides immediate stock availability and local service to a wide range of industries and market sectors with what is probably the most comprehensive and largest stock range in Europe

Focused on the requirements of our customers, a significant investment has been made in fabrication and processing facilities allowing us to supply material closer to final form, providing the option of bespoke sizes and finishes previous unavailable.

Our stainless steel range, in both imperial & metric sizes, includes:

• Bar: Round, flat, square & hexagon
• Sheet (including special finishes)
• Plate & treadplate
• Angle
• Tube
• Box Section
• Handrail tube & fittings
• Tubular products: pipe, fittings & flanges

Grades Available:

Bar 303 S31 (1.4305). 316 S11 (1.4404). 304 S11 (1.4307). 431 S29 (1.4057).
416 S21 (1.4005). 321 S31 (1.4541). F51 Duplex (1.4462)
Sheet 304 S15 (1.4301). 316 S11 (1.4404. 304 S15 (1.4301). 430 S17 (1.4016).
304L (1.4307)
Plate 304 S15 (1.4301). 316 S11 (1.4404)
Angle 316 S11 (1.4404). 304 S31 (1.4301)
Tube 316 (1.4401). 304 (1.4301)
Box Section 304 S15 (1.4301). 316 S11 (1.4404)
Handrail tube Descaled. DP 320 Grit. Mirror Polish
Pipe 304/L. 316L. 316Ti. 321/H. 310. 304H. 347H
Fittings 304/L. 316/L


Righton Blackburns Limited are proud to be the sole UK distributor of Steel Color® – Italy’s leading stainless steel specialists. Steel Color’s advanced technology, unique design and polishing techniques enables Blackburns to provide a wide range of stainless steel patterns, finishes and custom creations.

Steel Color® electro-coloured and T- Steel® PVD stainless steel products have outstanding aesthetic quality. Maintaining the essential characteristics of the stainless steel material, it is equally resistant to corrosion and has the ability to be worked by many processes.

Steel Color® has a variety of applications and is ideal for use in the construction industry, in particular façades, the global elevator industry and architectural interior applications for urban design.

Steel Color® lends itself equally to decoration as well as utility. The colouring process does not use pigments which means it is not susceptible to UV degradation when used outdoors. Align this with the combination of various colours, satin polish finishes, etched texture effects and embossed patterns to increase the options available, and the possibilities are only limited by imagination.

Using the latest computerised stock location system, we efficiently process material for next day delivery from locally held stocks.

Our cut-to-clear size and processing service using the latest technology includes:

• Computerised sheet, plate and bar saws
• Guillotining
• Polishing
• Grinding
• Punching
• Mitreing
• Surface finishing

Main Contact Details

Building 38, Second Avenue
The Pensnett Estate
West Midlands
United Kingdom

T: 01384 276 400

Neil Hall
National Business Development Manager
01384 276 400

Jameela Gardani
0121 356 1141


Aerospace:  Aircraft components, Aerospace fasteners

Architecture Building and Construction:  Balustrading, Barriers, Chequered plate, Corner guards, Fencing, Floorplate, Handrails, Staircase structures, Swimming pool fittings, Architectural metalwork

Automotive:  Automotive trim

Flat Products (Coil, Sheet, Strip, Plate):  Blanks, Circles, Coil, Cold rolled flat products, Hot rolled flat products, Hot rolled lengths, Plasma cut pieces, Plates, Polished coil, Polished plate, Polished sheet, Precision strip, Sheet – coated, Sheet – coloured, Sheet – embossed, Sheet – etched, Sheet – general, Sheet – mirror finish, Sheet – patterned, Sheet – rigidised, Slit flat products, Strip, Sheet – bead blasted, Waterjet cut pieces, Laser cut pieces, Cold sawn pieces

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, Bars – chrome plated

Process Plant:  Dished ends, End plates, Valves, Valves – ball, Valves – check, Valves – gate, Valves – globe, Valves – hygienic

Sections:  Angles, Channels, Profiles – cold drawn, Profiles – cold rolled, Profiles – general, Profiles – hot extruded, Profiles – hot rolled, Profiles – special, Sections – cold formed, Sections – general, Sections – rectangular hollow, Sections – special, cold drawn, Sections – special, cold rolled, Sections – I & T shaped

Tube Products:  Flanges, Pipefittings, Pipeline fittings, Pipes, Tube fittings – bends, Tube fittings – butt welded, Tube fittings – capillary, Tube fittings – collars, Tube fittings – compression, Tube fittings – elbows, Tube fittings – general, Tube fittings – hygienic, Tube fittings – screwed, Tube fittings – socket weld, Tube fittings – tees, Tube systems, Tubes – annealed, Tubes – capillary, Tubes – coiled, Tubes – cryogenic, Tubes – cut pieces, Tubes – decorative, Tubes – drawn, Tubes – general, Tubes – heat exchanger, Tubes – HF square & rectangular, Tubes – hygienic, Tubes – polished, Tubes – process, Tubes – rectangular, Tubes – round, Tubes – seamless, Tubes – square, Tubes – textured, Tubes – unannealed, Tubes – welded, Pipework

Raw Materials:  Nickel raw materials

Wire Mesh:  Wire mesh – welded, Wire mesh – woven


Coil Processing:  Decoiling, Slitting, Temper rolling, Traverse winding (narrow coil), Edge rolling (narrow coil), Deburring, Edge profiling

Cutting, Blanking and Piercing:  Blanking, Circling, Cutting gases selection, Flame profile cutting, Laser cutting, Notching, Piercing, Plasma cutting, Punching, Sawing, Shearing

Fabrication:  Installation service for fabrications

Forming:  Bending, Deep drawing, Metal spinning, Plate rolling, Pressbraking, Presswork, Section bending, Tube bending

Surface Treatment:  Bead blasting, Coating, Descaling, Mechanical sheet polishing, Passivating, Protective coating, Shot peening, Tube polishing (external), Tube polishing (internal), Painting, Priming, Mechanical bar polishing, Mechanical plate polishing, Mechanical coil polishing, Mechanical box section polishing, Hand polishing, Mechanical polishing of profiles, Dry ice blasting, Colouring, Electropolishing – subcontract

Testing Services:  Chemical analysis, Corrosion testing, Testing services

Surface Protection:  Adhesive protective tapes