Providing specialist services as your OEM

Date: 04/05/2021

MANY hands make light work and the same is generally true when it comes to manufacturing. Whatever the product, the minority are made completely by one company and when it comes to complex items, multiple firms could be involved in producing the various often specialist parts that make up the finished goods. Companies that create [read more]

New kit brings multiple processing to YLF

Date: 22/04/2021

METAL items requiring multiple tooling during sheet metal fabrication are now a piece of cake for Yorkshire Laser and Fabrication thanks to our new combination laser and punch. Gone are the days when items that required both a laser cutter and punch press had to be manoeuvred between two separate machines. Our new EML AJ [read more]

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]