Stainless Steel

Stainless Steel in the Built Environment E-brochure

Tue 26th July 2022

Our latest e-brochure is available for download and focuses on two recent case studies of stainless steel in the built environment. Download it here   

Visit us at UK Metals Expo

Tue 5th July 2022

Professional Polishing is delighted to be attending the UK Metals Expo at the NEC on the 14th and 15th September 2022. The UK Metals Expo is the only event that brings together the entire metals supply chain From primary metal manufacture to supply chain management, processing metals, fabrication, surface coatings and recycling. The conference programme …

Professional Polishing Services Ltd is Exhibiting at Innovative Hybrid Exhibition: Backing Britain 3.0

Fri 22nd April 2022

Professional Polishing Services Ltd will be exhibiting at Backing Britain 3.0 this month. The brand new innovative exhibition format is set to welcome thousands of visitors to the 3D virtual environment, which will continue to run for the entire year after the event takes place after 26th-28th April. It will also see three in-person events …

Case Study: The Globe at the AT&T Discovery District®

Thu 24th March 2022

Every now and then a project comes along that is incredibly special. During 2019 Craig Barnshaw from Inductaflex visited Professional Polishing Services to talk about having some 316 2B sheets polished to UltraMarine. Whilst the quantity required was quite small, just 250 square meters, the actual project was fascinating and much bigger than the quantity …

New Chair of the BSSA announced

Mon 11th October 2021

Professional Polishing Services are thrilled to announce that our Managing Director, Kirsty Davies-Chinnock, is now the new Chair of the British Stainless Steel Association. The BSSA aims to develop and promote the use of Stainless Steels across the UK and Ireland in a range of sectors, including pharmaceuticals, construction and manufacturing, as well as offering …

Additional Investment at PPS

Wed 1st September 2021

We are pleased to announce we have ordered a new dull and satin sheet polishing line. This comes just two years after PPS took ownership of new extraction equipment, pick and place systems and two Autopilot PHA bright polishers with automated handling, acquisitions that were only operational for six months before Covid-19 struck. “Anyone in …

We Are Recruiting

Mon 26th April 2021

We are recruiting for the following roles to join our Production Team. Materials Handler x 1 You will have a counterbalance FLT licence and your role will be to ensure consistent feed of material to the dull polishing sheet lines section. You will source packs, matching them against paperwork and running lists to ensure full …

Focus on Finish

Tue 20th April 2021

Our Spring 2021 E-Brochure is available to download featuring some hints and tips on how to choose the best finish for your project. Click here to access it.

An Introduction to Stainless Steel Polishing – Online Training Course

Wed 14th April 2021

Professional Polishing Services are delighted to launch their online bespoke training course for stockholders and fabricators ‘An Introduction to Stainless Steel Polishing‘. Focusing on everyday questions such as; Austenitic versus Ferritic material performance Abrasive media finish comparisons Common defects and surface stock removal Choosing the right finish for the right application and environment The course …

Pharmaceutical Polishing on Hot Rolled Plate

Tue 2nd February 2021

Stainless steel plate is the preferred choice for pharmaceutical tanks and vessels. Here at PPS we process plates up to 12mtrs long via our 2mtr wide line, giving exceptional uniformity of finish. During the age of Covid this section is consistently busy. All finishes are measured and certified and photographs and videos can be sent …