Steel pressings stacked up with worker in background

Bespoke Manufacturing from GWR Engineering

GWR Engineering are one of the UK industry’s leaders in steel presswork, manufacturing for a wide range of applications. We offer custom sheet metal forming and pressings coupled with the latest equipment and a highly skilled and experienced workforce. This approach ensures GWR has a reputation for quality products to budget and deadline.

Having The Right Tools For The Job

They say there is a tool for every job; this is undoubtedly true in the case of custom steel pressings. Our manufacturing capabilities offer unrivalled reliability and quality, meaning our precision engineering team can fully support our clients’ bespoke projects efficiently within tight timeframes.

We manufacture bespoke presswork and metal pressings, boasting the following equipment:

  • 5-160 tonne hydraulic downstroke presses
  • 2-3 metre x 12mm shears
  • Pyramid rollers

The steel pressings that we manufacture can be used as: 

  • Container Parts, 
  • Roof Panels, 
  • Corry Side Panels, 
  • and Bulker Side Panels

Whilst our main presswork activities do revolve around the container industry, we welcome new business from all market sectors and have an extensive customer base ranging from bridge builders to container manufacturers.

We pride ourselves on giving our customers exactly what they require for their projects. We are renowned for maintaining delivery schedules and providing top-quality pressings at very competitive prices.

Custom steel pressing for reduced waste

Customisation can save material and reduce production costs, especially when working with expensive materials like metals. With the help of computer numerical control (CNC) machines and specialised CAD software, the steel pressing process has become highly automated and precise. This allows manufacturers to optimise their layouts quickly and accurately for different shapes and sizes of materials. By optimising material utilisation, you minimise the need for raw material extraction and the energy required for processing. This, in turn, reduces the carbon footprint associated with sheet metal fabrication.

Can’t see exactly what you’re looking for? Don’t worry. We can provide with you bespoke pressings that meet your exact requirements. 

If you have any questions, or, would like some more information about our presswork services. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch. You can contact us by calling  0151 933 3150 or emailing us at [email protected] and we will be happy to help with any queries you may have.


36 Derby Rd,
L20 1AB


Monday to Thursday - 8 - 5pm

Friday - 8 - 2.30pm

Saturday - closed

Sunday - closed

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