Supporting growth across UK construction
BIRTLEY LINTELS
UNDERSTATED STRENGTH

With over 50 years of manufacturing expertise, Birtley continues to be the stalwart
of the lintel market, producing over 25,000 tonnes of steel products each year.

EXPAMET
ESTABLISHED QUALITY

Expamet encompasses a wide range of products designed and manufactured
in Britain and trusted by generations of construction professionals.

BOWATER IS BACK 
SEE WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU

Bowater Doors offer a complete range of  residential doors, including
composite, fire and flood variations.

BIRTLEY GALVANIZING
SHOT BLASTING & POWDER COATING

Galvanizing is probably the most environmentally friendly process available to prevent corrosion. Galvanizing can provide between 34 to 170 years of protection to steel.

News

7th February 2020

Lewis Walsh Expamet Construction

Whilst retaining his current responsibilities, National Key Account Manager, Lewis Walsh will now take the lead role in developing Expamet Construction, a sub-brand that focuses on key structural products such as masonry support, windposts and brick slip solutions. Lewis has worked in the UK construction industry for over 10 years and will use his knowledge […]

28th January 2020

Birtley Group is pleased to welcome Kristina Lightburn to the Expamet Construction team as a Design Engineer. Having recently graduated from Northumbria University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Kristina will be part of the windpost and masonry support systems design team which will see her design bespoke and often complex products. She will also […]

29th November 2019

Debbie Hicks & Tony Dooley

Birtley Group is pleased to welcome Debbie Hicks as a Business Development Manager for Bowater Doors and Tony Dooley as Area Sales Manager for Birtley Group covering the North West.       Debbie has extensive experience and a proven track record of working within a sales role in the window and door industry in […]

26th November 2019

Newcastle College Students with Birtley Bespoke Lintels

The UK’s skills gap is one of the biggest challenges facing the construction industry. Birtley Group has been working with a local college to support the students studying vocational construction courses by offering free building materials. Graeme Miller, Managing Director at Birtley Group supports the initiative, he comments: “We really want to support colleges and […]

25th November 2019

Hanging a Wreath on a Composite Door It’s the most wonderful time of the year and with Christmas just around the corner, it’s finally time to venture into the loft and make room for those all-important Christmas decorations. It’s not just the halls you want to deck this Christmas, your front door could also use […]

11th November 2019

Birtley Group will close for Christmas and New Year on Friday 20th December 2019 and will open again on Thursday 2nd January 2020. Normal deliveries will commence on Monday 6th January 2020. Please see the 2019 delivery cut-off points for Birtley Lintels, Bowater Doors, Expamet and Birtley Galvanizing.     Bowater Door Orders  Painted doors: […]

29th October 2019

Gary Maddison Lifting the Dinnie Stones

Birtley Group’s Gary Maddison will be  ‘Lifting of the Dinnie Stones’ next month in aid of Crohn’s & Colitis UK. Gary, whose friend and colleague suffers from Crohn’s & Colitis, hopes to shine a light on the condition and raise some money for the charity as a special thank you to his friend who helped […]

21st October 2019

Galvanizing

Birtley Galvanizing has recently teamed up with Galvanizers Association to celebrate the Galvanizing Industry’s second Open Day event on October 15th. The event which was held throughout the UK and Ireland opened the doors to fabricators, architects, engineers, contractors, and specifiers alike and aimed to shine a light on the impressive alchemy that is hot-dip […]

19th June 2019

Expamet have recently donated £130 to local charity Alice House Hospice as part of their 130th Anniversary. To mark the occasion of turning 130, we are hosting a series of monthly Facebook competitions, with the chance of our followers to win £130 worth of prizes. We launched the competition on Facebook last month, three charities […]

9th May 2019

Byth Battery Guns Reveal

Birtley Galvanizing, specialists in Hot-Dip Galvanizing, Powder Coating and Shot Blasting, has recently supported Michael Fairington to unveil the Blyth Battery Guns in celebration of their 70th anniversary.           M.Fairington who manufactured the naval guns wanted to work with Birtley in order hot dip galvanize the guns which will be a […]