Sheet metal fabrication techniques & processes

Date: 13/04/2021

Metal plays a key role in how we live and operate in every household and working environment across the globe. From light fixtures and appliances to utensils, furniture and cars, metal is the vital element that makes many modern conveniences possible. But how do the items we use every day actually get made? Well, sheet [read more]

£2m investment to stay ahead of competition

Date: 31/03/2021

A £2 million investment in state-of-the-art new production equipment and software is enabling Yorkshire’s premier sheet metal fabricator to stay ahead of its competition. Helping to boost capacity, productivity and cost savings for Normanton based Yorkshire Laser and Fabrication (YLF) are a new 6kW Amada Ensis AJ laser cutter, an Amada ATC automated press brake, [read more]

What is the difference between welding and fabrication?

Date: 12/03/2021

Anyone involved in the UK metalworking industry will be familiar with the terms welding and fabrication. Out in the wider world people can sometimes use the two words interchangeably, but there are very distinct differences between them. So, what are the differences between fabrication and welding? Well, the best description is that fabrication refers to the [read more]

Made from metal? Versatile YLF can make it!

Date: 09/03/2021

VERSATILITY is the name of the game at Yorkshire Laser and Fabrication where no matter what your product is, or what size it may be, if it’s made from metal, we can make it! As Yorkshire’s premier bespoke laser cutters and sheet metal fabricators, we have a diverse customer base both in terms of the [read more]

How much does laser cutting cost?

Date: 16/02/2021

How much does laser cutting cost? No matter the size of the undertaking, from an individual’s passion project to a multi-million pound fabrication contract, the cost of laser-cut components is always important to you, the customer. There’s never an easy, straightforward answer to give clients when it comes to laser cutting pricing – and there [read more]