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Doctor Who gets northern grit and second-hand steel

Viewers of the eleventh series of Doctor Who have been treated to some stunning shots of the north of England, a Doctor and companions with northern accents, and even a sonic screwdriver made using second-hand steel from Sheffield. Jodie Whittaker as the Thirteenth...
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What’s the difference between sawing and flame cutting?

At James Dunkerley Steel we offer sawing and flame cutting of steel products so that you can take delivery of steel sections already cut to length - so what's the difference between sawing and flame cutting, and how do you decide which method to use? Flame cutting...
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Save time and money with general light fabrication of steel products

James Dunkerley Steel can handle general light fabrication of steel products to give you the specific structural steel you need, saving you time and money on the job site. We offer a range of general light fabrication services including: • Cutting steel sections to...
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Structural steel for house building in Yorkshire and the North West

As house building activity continues to lead UK construction, James Dunkerley Steel are here to provide structural steel for house building Yorkshire and the North West, as well as for construction projects up and down the country. Whether you need structural steel to...
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Use James Dunkerley Steel for civil engineering works

You can call on James Dunkerley Steel for civil engineering works, safe in the knowledge that we have supplied steel for civil engineering projects throughout the UK and Eire, with case studies and an extensive client base to demonstrate our capabilities. We're proud...
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Steel road plates make history of job-site potholes

The state of the UK's roads is well known, but with the addition of steel road plates, you can ensure that vehicles and heavy plant have no problems accessing job-sites via even the worst condition public and private roads. We have steel road plates in large sizes,...
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How to specify steel channel for your next job

Steel channel is not just steel pipes and tubes cut in half - it is a fully machined steel section with a large number of dimensions that can be specified. You can think of the cross-section as a capital C with a flat vertical 'web' and two flat horizontal 'flanges',...
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5 benefits of steel tubing and pipes

Steel tubing and pipes are among the most popular steel sections commonly available - so what keeps steel pipes in such demand? Here are five ways in which steel piping has its own inherent benefits, which help to make steel tubes the first choice for a huge range of...
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GFG outlines growth in UK steel manufacturing

The GFG Alliance, a major employer in UK steel manufacturing and engineering, has announced plans to increase its output of low-carbon steelmaking during the coming five years. Its announcement in late November revealed around five million tonnes of low-carbon UK...
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Steel beams provide crucial access to Norwich NDR

The New Year period has been a time of major milestones for the Norwich Northern Distributor Road, but steel beams across the Norwich to Sheringham railway will make it much easier to get bulky materials to the site from April 2017. Work is ongoing on the major...
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Steel beams inspire Malaysian Miss Universe outfit

The steel beams of one of the planet's most iconic structures will be seen in a whole new light in late January 2017 as they form the design inspiration for the Malaysian Miss Universe entrant's national costume. Miss Universe 2017 is due to take place on January 30th...
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Steel road plates keep trenches safe and dry

Steel road plates are a vital ground covering where construction or maintenance work requires trenches to be dug - especially if the site is going to be left overnight. Whatever the weather may bring during the winter months, some work is essential and cannot be...
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Steel king post walls are quick and cost-effective

Steel king post walls offer a fast, cost-effective and convenient way to put a sturdy retaining wall in place using steel king posts to hold the panels or boards in position.  The process is simple - auger a hole and install the steel king posts as you would any kind...
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