Quality

Quality

Caparo Merchant Bar Plc manufactures hot rolled steel merchant bar products. We purchase our raw material only from approved steel manufacturers in the form of semi-finished steel billets, which are supplied with a certificate of chemical analysis according to the specification ordered.

Our hot rolled steel products are:

  • Re-heated and rolled from con-cast billets manufactured via the Basic Oxygen converter steel (BOS*) or Electric arc furnace (EAF**) route only;
  • Rolled from killed steel;
  • Supplied in the ‘as rolled’ condition only.

*BOS route products typically contain between 10-25% scrap steel
**EAF route products contain 100% scrap steel

We currently supply hot rolled steel to a number of standard specifications and customer’s own specified requirements.  Our sales team would be happy to provide any information redarding our manufacturing process or quality compliance on request.

In addition, all products supplied to EN10025:2004 conform to the requirements of the Constructions Products Regulation 305/2011/EU, ensuring that these products are CE marked. Declarations of Performance for these products are available on request from our Sales team..

Caparo Merchant Bar is approved to supply various sections to specified grades by:

The ranges are detailed in the relevant approval which can be viewed and downloaded in our Downloads section.

CMB operates a quality management system accredited to BS EN ISO 9001:2008 that is integrated into all areas of the business.

Statements on Material Origin and Radioactivity can be found in the Downloads section.