Stratford Metal Fabrications is an established company with over 30 years of experience in the metal fabrication industry. We support clients from a broad selection of industries, with an extensive range of services centred on steel fabrications and welding. Based in Wickford, less than an hour away down the A12, Colchester is one of our main locations for providing our metal fabrication services. We have worked with a range of customers in Colchester from private clients to the areas larger manufacturing companies.

We are an easy company to deal with, we tailor our services to suit your needs. We will strive to understand your needs so that we can offer the most competitive price coupled with excellent customer service and support. Our strategy is a simple one; solve our client's problems and they will always return.

From providing extra capacity to a volume manufacturer when workloads demand, through to a full one-stop-shop Engineer to Order service including manufacture, assembly and installation. Your reputation is safe with us. We will help you to keep your commitments and meet your deadlines with our ISO9001 Quality Management System we have all the necessary processes in place to give you piece of mind.

This fabrication and install job for a private client just north of Colchester required a high level of fabrication skill with the majority of the work being completed on site. The result was just what the client wanted a floor-to-floor transition within a restricted space envelope, creating an eye catching feature and opening up space

  • Design
  • Assurance
  • CAD Drawings
  • Metal Fabrication
    • Cutting
    • Bending
    • Notching
    • Drilling
    • Welding
    • Galvanising
    • Powder Coating
  • Mobile Welding
  • Site Installation
Stratford Metal Fabrications

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Sub Contract Production

We provide a complete sub-contract manufacturing service to provide a solution to capacity issues, allowing our customers to have the flexibility to focus on their core strengths and competencies.

Bespoke Metal Fabrication

Our Metal Fabrication services include: Welding, bending, cutting, notching, drilling, galvanising or powder coating

Site Support

Site fabrication, welding and installation are offered in isolation or to support items which have been manufactured in our factory.

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Metal Staircases Metal Gates Handrails Balustrades Window Grills Stillages Canopies Balconies Platforms Steps Railings Concrete Moulds Mezzanine Decks Walkways Pipe Step Overs Rack Protectors Frames Tables Desks

Metal steps and metal work platforms

We have been designing and fabricating different types of pre-assembled metal stair kits as well as custom solutions that our team install on location with no custom tools or equipment. We are a valued provider in a variety of industries, from Rail, to manufacturing and commercial.

Steel mould fabrication

SMF can supply steel concrete moulds from our range of standard moulds or we can design a bespoke mould to suit a specific application. One of the clear benefits of getting the input of our in-house team is their familiarity with production techniques.

Mezzanine floor fabrication

A mezzanine floor is, strictly speaking, an intermediate floor in a building which is partly open to the floor below, or which does not extend over the whole floor space of the building.

Sub contract production offer

As an invisible end-to-end fabrication partner we offer a seamless product delivery service that streamlines manufacturing and logistics processes, translating to reduced risk, improved profitability and greater velocity to market.

Advantage of sub contract production

Outsourcing a portion or all of your company's manufacturing needs can allow you to reduce your overall expenses, increase productivity or expand your operations.

Well grilles, bar grilles, mesh grills

We install a wide variety of mesh grilles for both doors and windows, including hinged, removable and permanent models.


Stillages are mainly used to transport goods without the need to load and unload the product being carried, which saves time and decreases the chance of damage.

Metal railings and balconies

Whether you are planning to create a gallery, add a safety barrier to a first floor window or provide a simple walkway, metal balconies and railings are sure to add a feature of refinement to the space.

Bespoke metal gate fabrication

Stratford Metal Fabrications design, manufacture and install high quality, made to measure, gates. We pride ourselves on a wide range of designs and have produced many original pieces to order.

Bespoke metal staircase fabrication

A turnkey solution on steel staircases requires accuracy and expert workmanship to guarantee specifications are met for each new project. Stratford Metal Fabrications can deliver a range of solutions, styles and distinctive design options.

Stratford Metal Fabrications
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