Established in 1977 and employing over 300 people in its 115,000 square foot facility, Hydram Sheet Metalwork is one of the largest sheet metal fabrication companies in Europe. It offers the full range of subcontract engineering services including laser cutting, CNC punching, panel bending and folding, tube laser cutting and tube bending, fabrication, powder coating, wet painting and assembly from its site in Chilton, County Durham, UK.
Markets and Sectors
Hydram Sheet Metalwork supplies metal products, components and precision sheet metal fabrications to market leading companies in industries such as rail, bus, lighting, furniture, earth-moving machinery and white goods. The company is committed to providing outstanding manufacturing services working closely with customers to establish long-term partnerships.
- Established 1977
- Based in North East UK
- Sheet Metalwork Subcontractor
- Chilton Factory 115,000 square feet
- Over 300 Employees
- Extensive Certification
- Extensive Capabilities
- Broad Customer Base
- Dynamic Group Company 2018
Hydram is certified to the following standards:
- ISO 9001:2015 Quality Standard
- 3834-2 Welding Standard
- BS EN 15085-2 CL1 CWRVC Welding Standard
- DIN 6701 Standard for adhesive bonding in rail industry
- ISO 14001 Environmental Standard
- ISO 45001 Health and Safety Standard
Manufacturing for the Rail Industry
Hydram Sheet Metalwork supplies metal components and fabrications to companies in the aerospace, railway, bus and coach industries. Hydram is closely affiliated with the Dynamic Metals Group which has been a leading supplier to major transportation manufacturers for over 40 years.
Supplying precision sheet metal fabrications to the rail industry
In 2016, Hydram was selected by Hitachi Rail Europe to supply metal fabrications for the Intercity Express Programme. Along side this project Hydram secured further work from Hitachi including the Scotrail Franchise project. In total, Hydram supplied more than 1,000 diﬀerent parts and assemblies to Hitachi Europe and Italy.