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Celebrating 70 Years of Presswork Success
Birmingham metal pressing manufacturer, H T Brigham celebrates 70 years in business this year. The company was established in 1947 by Hugh Terrence Brigham who, with just £80 start-up capital, operated a single hand-press from a garage shed in Birmingham, delivering components locally using his motorcycle and sidecar. He was paid £9 9s 8d on the completion of his first order.
H T Brigham has been a predominant name within the metal pressings market for over 70 years. The company was established in 1947 by husband and wife team Hugh and Margaret Brigham who operated a single hand-press from their garden shed in Birmingham, delivering components locally using their motorbike and sidecar.
Over the decades, H T Brigham has grown from a small Birmingham metal pressings business to what it is today: a key metal stamping supplier, specialising in the manufacture of high volume metal pressings, which are utilised across numerous industries all over the world.
Much may have changed over the years, but H T Brigham’s founding principles of high quality, excellent customer service and value for money still remain central to our business ethos. Still conveniently located near Birmingham, in the heart of the Midlands, with superb transport links, we’re ideally placed to facilitate efficient logistics, wherever your business is based.
Utilised across numerous industries all over the world
Quality components, at the right price, delivered on-time
Excellent customer service and value for money
Finished metal pressings of the highest standard
Manufacturing metal pressings in high volumes for a wide variety of market sectors, H T Brigham is relied upon by manufacturing companies all over the globe to supply high quality components, at the right price, delivered on-time. Manufacturing from a range of materials, including mild steel, stainless steel, aluminium and brass, components are manufactured to exacting customer specifications. Our dedicated and knowledgeable team will know the best route of manufacture for your product, ensuring that you get the very best result for the lowest possible cost.
Our manufacturing processes conform to the strictest quality systems, with a focus on zero defect supply. Accredited to ISO 9001, TS 16949 and ISO 14001 quality management systems, you can enjoy peace of mind, whatever your requirements.
Manufacturing metal pressings into the millions, H T Brigham has a range of transfer and progression presses to meet your requirements. Components from 0.1mm to 6mm thick are manufactured on presses of up to 400T. A range of post-production services are also available, including mechanical assembly, resistance welding and corrosion resistance coatings. This ensures that your components perform to optimal levels according to your specifications.
Our engineers like to get involved during the early stages of a customer project in order to help identify potential opportunities for design and process improvements, which can improve product performance and deliver cost savings for our customers. Working in close consultation with our customers, we can take each project from design to prototype and final manufacture, passing on any savings wherever possible without cutting corners.
The end result? Finished metal pressings of the highest standard, delivered on schedule and within budget.