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Columbia Metals Celebrates 55th Anniversary

12 AUGUST 2016

Columbia Metals is celebrating this month 55 years of trading as an independent non-ferrous metal stockholder. Since the company's foundation in...> Read more

Referendum Result Dampens Expectations of Precision Engineers

4 JULY 2016

The EU referendum result has taken the wind out of the sails of the UK's precision engineers, according to Columbia Metals' Q2 2016 survey of...> Read more

Commodity Prices Recovery Improves Business Confidence

5 APRIL 2016

The recovery in oil and commodity prices in the first three months of 2016 has led to improved levels of confidence in the precision engineering...> Read more

Columbia Metals Publishes Updated Nibron Design Guide

14 MARCH 2016

Columbia Metals has published an updated guide on Nibron Special® for the use of design engineers and material specifiers. The guide features...> Read more

Market Conditions Turn Slightly More Challenging

5 JANUARY 2016

Precision engineers are slightly less optimistic on the prospects for the sector than a quarter previously, according to Columbia Metals' second...> Read more

Norsok Certification in Place for Forgia Rapida


Columbia Metals’ Italian forging partner, Forgia Rapida, has gained Norsok M-650 qualification for two grades of duplex stainless steel. The...> Read more

Coldur-A Blacksmith Wins Tonypandy Cup

29 OCTOBER 2015

A renowned blacksmith has been awarded the prestigious Tonypandy Cup by the Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths for a staircase handrail designed...> Read more

Precision Engineers Remain Resilient During Downturn


Precision engineering companies in the UK remain confident that sales levels will remain stable or increase over the next 12 months despite the steep...> Read more