United Bright Bar Ltd is a privately owned, progressive and independent producer situated near Wolverhampton in the West Midlands. The company was formed in 1982 and now occupies 50,000 sq. ft of factory space dedicated to flow line Schumag and Drawbench production and comprehensive range of finished stocks of bright bar.
Since the inauguration of UBB there has been an ongoing commitment to investment in premises, plant and personnel to continuously improve our production capability and service to meet the high demands of our customers and modern CNC machine technology.
Investments in our plant include the latest technology available in bright drawing with 1B and 2B Schumag combined drawing machines, with a configuration that incorporates CNC capability along with George Fischer shot blasting, Dr Foerster eddy current crack detection, faced and chamfered bar ends, and a vertical 2 roll reeler offering 1 in 3000 minimum straightness, critical for today’s precision machining industry.
Our latest capital project has further enhanced our Draw Bench line, with the installation of an eddy current crack detection unit. This investment allows us to offer a surface class 2 finish.