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Kloeckner wins multi-million nuclear contract for Hinkley Point C

Kloeckner wins multi-million nuclear contract for Hinkley Point C

Kloeckner Metals UK is pleased to announce the award of a multi-million pound contract by BYLOR to produce embedment sleeves for the Hinkley Point C power station.   


Part of the global Klöckner & Co Group, Kloeckner Metals UK is a leading multi-metals processing supplier in the UK. It has recently been certified with Fit 4 Nuclear status (F4N) which is a testament to its commitment to continuously improve operational standards in line with nuclear requirements.


This newly awarded contract will see Kloeckner Metals UK supply processed and coated embedment sleeves to Tier 1 Contractor BYLOR – a Laing O’Rourke and Bouygues TP joint venture. Two local South West businesses will assist Kloeckner Metals UK with the coating of the embedment sleeves.



Peter Whiting, CEO of Kloeckner Metals UK said: “BYLOR’s decision to select Kloeckner as their supplier is a huge endorsement for our capabilities and management expertise. We are extremely excited to be part of such an important national project.”


Kloeckner Metals UK would like to take this opportunity to thank Somerset Chamber of Commerce and SWMAS for their contribution in this project.


Kloeckner Metals UK is one of the leading multi-metals stockholders and processing suppliers in the UK. With a wide range of high-quality specialised metal products in stock, extensive in-house processing facilities, a team of experts and nationwide coverage we can offer bespoke solutions to companies operating in high technological sectors.

Companies operating in these sectors demand a first-class service and quality standard as well as purchasing metals on a project by project basis. The projects require careful management as they can often be complex, demand a selection of different alloys combined with a number of value-added processes, all of which must be managed to a strict deadline. Our team of experts are on hand to manage your orders from acceptance to delivery.

Our processing capabilities include: tube and flat laser cutting, waterjet cutting, profiling, press brake, bending, de-coiling, drilling, fabrication, sawing, shot blasting and painting. 

At Kloeckner we are also passionate about delivering excellence when it comes to Quality, Health & Safety & Environment. Our team is aware of the importance of maintaining company certifications and are committed to ensuring our management system and process are up to the highest standards. 

Kloeckner’s eProcurement Solutions – Whether you run a small, medium or large, your purchasing process is simple or sophisticated, at Kloeckner they have the right solution for you. Our portfolio of digital solutions includes: Online Shop, Contract Portal & EDI connection. These solutions allow customers to better control their supply chain, achieve greater transparency and most importantly contribute to more efficient procurement process.