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November 1, 2018


TW Metals becomes a preferred distributor for Sandvik’s range of specialist tubing products. Sandvik has announced that TW Metals UK will be a preferred distributor for a range of products including Sandvik hydraulic & instrumentation tubing and high temperature piping products in England.

Helen Harvey, Sandvik’s Regional Sales Director UK, Ireland & Turkey, said: “We are pleased to be working with such an established and reputable company and are sure that working together we will be able to increase the market share for Sandvik in the UK for these products.”

Sandvik manufactures hydraulic & instrumentation tubing in imperial sizes from 1/8” to 1” and in metric sizes 3mm up to 50mm. The company also offers an extensive range of tubular products in austenitic and high nickel alloy grades.

The Sandvik program of high-temperature tubes includes a wide range of austenitic stainless steels and nickel alloys as well as iron-chromium-aluminium (FeCrAl) alloys, which can be used at temperatures up to 1250ºC (2280ºF).

TW Metals is a leading global distributor of speciality metals, stockholding and processing tube, pipe, bar, hollow bar, extrusions, sheet and plate in stainless, aluminum, nickel, titanium and high performance plastic. With more than 30 locations in North America, Europe and Asia, TW Metals also stocks a full range of Sandvik improved machinability Sanmac® ™ hollow bar and solid bar, in 316L/304 grades.

Mike Street, Regional Director for TW Metals, said: “We’ve enjoyed a long-standing relationship with Sandvik, our business strategies and aspirations are closely aligned. Forging a partnership with Sandvik has enabled TW to expand its provision of high quality products combined with exceptional service and the added benefit of Sandvik’s technical expertise to support our customers.

“The alliance of our two companies, both very prominent and well-established names in the metals industry, will undoubtedly be mutually beneficial to our customers.”




Notes to editors:


Customers interested in these Sandvik products and other raw materials will have access to local stocks at TW Metals in Longbridge, Birmingham Tel: 0121 411 3150 and Southampton Tel: 0238 073 9333, where the materials will be stocked and processed. The strategic locations, close to motorway networks and major ports, provide an efficient delivery service to customers in the UK and worldwide.


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About Sandvik
Sandvik is a world-leading developer and manufacturer of products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys for the most demanding environments, as well as products and systems for industrial heating applications.

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