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CWI UK Capabilities: Premium Nickel Alloys, Profile Wire and More!

CWI UK Manufacturing: Nickel Alloys | Profile Wire and More!

The United Kingdom’s #1 choice for Nickel Alloys, Profile Wire, Spring Wire, Round Wire and more.

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For more than 60 years, Central Wire Industries has drawn on innovation to manufacture custom profile wires for a range of applications. From wedge wire for screens to fully custom shaped wire used in aerospace engines, the specialty profile wire we produce has the shape, edge, and tensile you need for your specialty products. Read on to find out about CWI UK manufacturing: premium nickel alloys and more! Central Wire Industries UK is where your ideas take shape!

Experts in Round Wire and Slicklines

Our global leadership doesn’t end with Profiled Wire. We manufacture Round Wire & Spring Wire in stainless steel, nickel, and red metal alloys from .005″ and larger with precise tolerances, and tensile strengths from full soft to spring temper. We support the oil and gas industry with our GD – Supa Slickline products shipped around the globe directly from our stock – stock located on two continents. Our CWI Generation4™ Welding Wire is an evolutionarily product produced to the highest quality standards for use in all industrial welding applications.

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Profiled/Shaped Wire

Manufacturing Standard & Non-Standard Shapes

CWI UK is the leading manufacturer of Profile Wire, Wedge Wire, and Custom Shaped Wire in a wide range of Stainless Steels / Super Austenitic / Duplex / Super Duplex / Nickel Alloys and other materials; all with a variety of tempers, finishes, coatings, and packages. In addition to standard forms, we also have the capacity to produce custom profiled wire.

GD™ - SUPA® Slickline Wireline

Manufacturing Slicklines for Oil & gas

The CWI family of GD™ – SUPA® slickline wirelines are recognized around the world for their superior engineering, quality, and reliability, Our slicklines are manufactured in the United States, Canada, and in the United Kingdom at our CWI UK Rotherham facility. These slicklines are manufactured from alloys designed to survive in the harsh and corrosive conditions that exist in oil, gas, and geothermal well environments. 

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Welding Wire

CWI Generation4™: MIG, TIG, & SAW Welds

Our evolutionary CWI Generation4™ – specialty alloy welding products are manufactured with the highest quality raw materials, including; stainless, nickel, specialty nickel-chrome, cobalt and copper. Whether you’re a fabricator or a wholesaler, our welding wire is available to suit your project needs. MIG, TIG, and SAW weld types are all available, domestically manufactured in our ISO 9001:2015 certified facility. 

Specialty Stainless and Nickel Alloys

Premium Alloy Manufacturing: x750, Mp35N® & Beyond

At CWI UK, our diverse range of high-performance specialty alloys, includes:

  • Stainless 400 series
    • Cost-effective
    • Can be hardened by heat treatment
  • Inconel® X750
    • Withstands high temperatures
    • Resistant to stress corrosion cracking
  • Monel® Series
    • Withstands subzero temperatures
    • Corrosion resistant
  • MP35N®
    • Resists corrosion in hydrogen sulfide
  • 17-7 PH
    • High Tensile Strength
  • A286
    • Withstands high temperatures
    • High Tensile Strength
  • Hastelloy X®
    • Resistant to stress corrosion cracking

…and many more! These specialty alloys provide superior corrosion resistance, high strength, and excellent performance in extreme environments. CWI’s alloys are ideal for applications requiring durability and reliability, such as aerospace, chemical processing, and oil and gas industries. Browse an extensive list of our stainless and nickel alloys below. 

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Quality & Testing

ISo9001 Certification, Non Destructive Testing & More

The CWI UK facility, located in Rotherham UK, holds the Quality Management System ISO 9001:2015 Certificate maintains a quality management system certified by BSI for the manufacturing of stainless steel wire and nickel-based alloy wire to national and international standards and customer specifications and requirements. Download our ISO certification hereOur UK plant also conducts PPAP, IMDS Entry, & 3.2 Certification, and is a member of IST.

Facility Spotlight & Video Showcase

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At our UK facility, we offer custom packaging options, including coils, spools, formers, and cut lengths, and cater to unique size requirements with our specialty alloys. Our commitment to quality is reflected in our ISO 9001 certification and meticulous manufacturing processes like rod processing, wire drawing, and annealing. Our dedicated team, proud recipients of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in 2018, ensures exceptional products and services for all your needs. 

CWI UK Manufacturing: Nickel Alloys | Profile Wire and More!

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EXPERIENCE EXCELLENCE

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Top Quality

We are trusted across the globe in mission critical applications for one reason: our commitment to quality. Our mature quality systems, including ISO 9001, AS9100, and ISO 13485 attest to the rigorous systems we have created to maintain quality.

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Quick Lead Times

With 13 manufacturing facilities across the globe, we have the capacity to turn orders quickly, while maintaining the quality standards you expect. Don’t assume it can’t be done, contact us today for your delivery requirements. CWI UK Manufacturing: Nickel Alloys | Profile Wire and More! Get a quote below!

Your Specifications

Our engineering and production teams have the processes and experience to build to your specifications time and time again. Looking for something more? We can assist with that as well. Send us your designs and we will make it happen for you.

INDUSTRIES WE SUPPORT

Medical

Nothing speaks to the level of precision and performance we can offer than our continued success in medical wire and cable. With full process control from wire rod to finished cable assembly, our focus is providing full compliance with the most exacting specification used in today’s medical devices. We offer the complete line of precious metals, from austenitic, ferritic, duplex, martensitic, and super duplex stainless steel alloys; cobalt and nickel based alloys, copper, silver plated copper, brass, bronze, and resistance alloys in diameters from 0.001″ (0.0889mm) up to 1.00” (25.4mm) on the industries widest range of packages including bobbin, carrier, coil, reel, spool, or your custom packaging requirement. Learn more by visiting our Loos & Co., Inc. Medical Technologies Division. Alloys: 304, 304L, 304V, 316LVM, MP35N®, L605, 17-7, Copper, Cobalt & Silver Plated Copper, and more.

Aerospace

In mission-critical industries like aerospace, reliable products are a must. Our bar stock, cable, fittings, fasteners, and cable assemblies and more are key components in keeping cargo and passengers safe in the skies. Our focus is always on excellence in manufacturing both commercial and mil-spec aerospace applications. Central Wire Group of Companies proudly boasts AS9100 certification, following these standards as we continue to push forward in the aerospace industry. From efficient flight controls to tiny fasteners keeping an aircraft together, our product stands out above the rest. Our influence in aerospace, military, and defense applications continues to expand and evolve to the demanding expectations of the industries. See all our available products and alloys for more detail.

Industrial

With thousands of available products and configurations, we support most industrial applications, no matter the size or the demand. After more than 60 years of industry experience, there are very few applications we have not seen. And for those we haven’t, we have the engineering and quality staff to ensure that your next development project, your next major job, or maybe just the rush order for tomorrow’s production goes off without a hitch. See all our available products and alloys for more detail.

Oil + Gas

No other market demands quite as much from its products. CWI has long been a participant in the manufacturing of specialty and exotic wire grades to meet the highly demanding requirements of extreme temperatures, strength retention, and reliability. We understand that our oil and gas customers are simultaneously pushing the limits of modern technology and battling the real life time constraints that can cost thousands of dollars per minute. This market needs professional service and product solutions. From demister pads and welding wire to downhole slicklines and cables for sour well monitoring, CWI offers a broad range of products to keep you on schedule no matter what the challenge. CWI alloys used in Oil and Gas Industries are: 316, 17-7 PH (631),  Inconel® 600, Inconel® 625, 718, MP35N®, X750, GD316™, GD22™ / SUPA40®, GD31Mo™ / SUPA75®, GD35Mo™, GD37Mo™, GD50™, and SUPA®-GD100™.

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Mining

Our alloys combat the extreme, heavy duty conditions of mining and exploration. These applications require a combination of strength and exceptional corrosion resistance, especially where saltwater is involved. We provide a full range of high strength wires for solid-strand and stranded cabling applications. CWI alloys used in Mining / Exploration Industries are: 302S, 316, 317, Monel® 400, Monel® K500, Inconel® 600, Inconel® 625, MP35N®, X750, GD31Mo™ / SUPA75®, GD50™. Grades 316, 317, Alloy 50, and 904L have increased levels of molybdenum to resist pitting and surface attack.

Marine

The marine environment is the most corrosive natural environment, and CWI has the alloys to combat this environment. Protect your investments and get longer service life by using a top quality stainless or nickel alloy to avoid corrosion or  wire & cable failure. We offer a wide range of marine wire and cable – from running and stayed rigging to lashing wire and larger stainless wire ropes for trawling and buoy/recovery applications. CWI alloys used in Marine Industries are 316 317 Monel® 400 Monel® K500 GD50™. Premium alloys 400 and K-500, composed primarily of nickel and copper, are often specified for cold-formed bolts, screws and other fasteners used in saltwater applications. These offer superior corrosion resistance with K-500 offering additional strength properties by age hardening due to the addition of aluminum.
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Construction

When there are difficult and demanding construction schedules to meet, look to us for your solution. CWI products for stainless reinforced concrete and masonry, and soil stabilization utilizing environmental mesh, architectural mesh panels, stainless nails, and more. Infrastructure investments and civil engineering projects benefit from filtration wires and mesh, as well as stainless wire ropes in hoisting and dam gate applications. CWI alloys used in the construction industry are: 302S, 304, 316, 430.
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Automotive

Central Wire provides a number of wire products for the automotive industry. We manufacture wires for springs, cold-formed fasteners, forming wire for exhaust system hangers, flat wire for wipers, slide formed wire components, stainless steel wool and other complex parts for use in a number of on and off-road vehicles. CWI alloys used in the automotive industry are 302HQ, 304, 304L, 305, 316, 409, 409CB, 410, 430, 431, 434, 17-7 PH (631), A286.

CWI UK Manufacturing: Nickel Alloys | Profile Wire and More!

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