About Us

Flatford Ltd is an engineering company, nowadays specializing in bespoke steel fabrication. Established in 1972 we began by making tractor roll over protection systems ROPS. Fully tested and approved ROPS are still available from us today. We are a BSI Registered Firm operating a Quality Assurance System since 1986, meeting the requirements of ISO 9001, which ensures that quality standards are fully monitored throughout the design and manufacturing process. Flatford have recently achieved CE marking accreditation for structural steel and also the British Standard European Norm 'BS-EN 1090'.

Flatford Ltd are now included on the Greenport Hull supplier directory. We are pleased to be able to offer engineering / fabrication services to this major project promoting renewable energy in the Humber region.

Drawing Office

Drawing Office facilities are available. At Flatford Ltd. we have a HNC qualified Draughtsman using AutoCAD Mechanical 2015. We would be pleased to undertake design work by arrangement.

Small Works Dept.

Flatford Ltd are pleased to announce their creation of a small works dept. This is to cater for bespoke fabrications and assemblies which whilst requiring the same level of expertise as our larger jobs are of a smaller scale.

Capacity List


Welding Qualifications
BS EN 287-1:2011

Pearson Hydraulic Shear 3050mm x 12mm

Magnetic Particle Examination
Ultrasonic Lamination

Profile Burning
4 head flame cutting, Burny 2.5 CNC

Fabrication Area
6000 Square foot serviced by two 5 Tonne Overhead Cranes

Maximum Thickness 20mm

6000 Square foot covered storage.

Universal Metal Workers

Paint Shop
1500 Square foot equipped with 235 Hook Conveyor System.

Radial Drills
Asquith 1830mm Swing
Kitchen & Walker 1400mm Swing
Richmond 915mm Swing

Quality Control
Flatford Ltd is a B.S.I Registered Firm to BS EN 9001.
Certificate no. FM2093

7 MIG/MAG 550 Amp welding sets
1 Stick welding set 500 Amp
1 TIG welding set 500 Amp