thyssenkrupp Materials UK

Materials as a Service

We have a broad knowledge and years of experience in supporting the aerospace & defence industry. We supply a vast range of commercial and defence grade materials, including aluminium, steel and titanium, available in every shape and size.
construction & architecture
Construction & Architecture
thyssenkrupp Materials UK is now offering the only available on the UK construction and architectural market - continuous anodising on flat rolled aluminium products, whilst still in coil form, alongside a convenient de-coiling to size service.

The Foundry: Discover the latest articles from our knowledge hub

7075 Aluminium vs 6061 Aluminium

Aluminium comes in various alloys with varying features and properties depending on the application in question. When choosing an alloy, you have to consider the attributes required by the final applications.

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How is Aluminum Made?

Aluminum makes up 8% of the earth's soil and rocks making it the third most abundant element in the earth's crust after oxygen and silicon, respectively. But how is Aluminum made? Learn more.

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iron vs steel

Iron VS Steel

Iron and steel are the most common metals in the construction, transport and commercial industries. The applications of the two metals are so similar that most people use their names interchangeably. Despite the striking similarities in applications, steel and iron are two different metals with unique compositions in their own right.

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How to paint Stainless Steel

How to paint stainless steel?

Stainless steel is known for its “raw” finish, especially achieved during manufacturing. The metallic silver-grey finish plays an important role in resistance to corrosion and ensuring the metal’s durability.

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