Sherwood’s specialist lighting department is dedicated to the growth of aluminium in the lighting/ energy industry. Resulting from the rapid increase in global demand from traditional light sources and reflectors to LED, Sherwood’s specialist team offer customer specific bespoke aluminium extrusion profiles. Our products are supplied to a number of the major OEMs within the UK, equipping street lamps, homes, retail, offices education and hospitals.
Extrusion design offers a bespoke product, we pride ourselves on partnering up with customers, assessing needs and ensuring we succeed in meeting desired goals.
Our relationships with many global aluminium sources has increased our competitiveness by keeping costs at a minimum whilst providing our clients with what they need on time and at a quality level that maintains our ISO 9001 status.
Sherwood welcome the brand new, state of the art Emmegi Comet T6. This 7.7m long CNC work centre with 4 controlled axes is used for the working of bars or aluminium, PVC and light alloys. The COMET T6 HP’s 4th axis allows the electro spindle to continuously rotate to CN from 0° to 180° to perform the work on the profile edge. It has an 8 place tools storage, on board the X axis slide, able to host 2 angular units and one milling disc, to perform work on the 5 sides of the piece. The COMET T6 HP also has a mobile work surface that facilitates the piece loading/unloading operation and significantly increases the workable section.
With over 20 years of experience in the field of extruded aluminium fabrication, Sherwood has developed a wealth of knowledge throughout many industries supporting all projects with our own state of the art facilities and dedicated team of qualified and experienced engineers.
In-house services include:-
Sherwood understand the high market need for coil, cut blanks and circles across all industries therefore have developed a range of purpose built specialised equipment to offer a range sizes and finishes in both Stainless Steel and Aluminium.
In 2010 Sherwood became the sole UK distributor of the Almeco Group who have over 50 years of experience becoming a world leader in the production of Aluminium lighting products. We offer a vast array of bright rolled products ranging from highly reflectance anodised aluminium to the design and manufacturing of reflectors with up to 98% reflectivity in coil, blanks, circles and we offer finished LED products.
We operate in 2 main markets
Aluminium Coil Specifications
As Sherwood offer a wide variety of services, we have acquired a close network of approved subcontractors including a selection of the UK’s top aluminium finishing suppliers.
We have invested heavily in developing thorough relationships with sub contractors who offer a specialised service in painting, anodising and powder coating long length and aluminium components. This investment continues to diversify our services as customers who require fabrication now receive salt spray and corrosion resistant material that meet British Standards.
We offer the a wide range of available colours that follow the industrial colour chart including
Our Sub contractors all encompass the ISO 9001 accreditation systems and ensure all components are produced to the highest level of quality.
Sherwood offers a dedicated component assembly facility located separately from the main manufacturing processing environment to avoid material contamination.
We provide a wide range of services for the assembly of ancillary parts including
Depending on the technical and commercial requirements of each customer, we provide a wide range of tailored packaging options including