Specialists in Fine Limit Sheet Metal Fabrication Engineering

Highly skilled precision metalwork for tight tolerances and fine weld joints

Fast turnaround

Consistent results

Exceptional quality

Complex fine-limit projects deserve the highest level of skill

When metal project specifications call for tight tolerances and intricate welds you need the exceptional skills of experienced fine-limit metalworkers. The problem is, metalworkers operating to this elevated standard are hard to track down. At Shelley Engineering, we have a team of specialist fine-limit metalworkers who deliver a cost-effective service to meet your exacting needs.

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We prioritise quality assurance and rigorous inspections to
deliver the highest standards of fine limit metal fabrication

Shelley Engineering delivers TIG and MIG welding to the advanced skill level usually reserved for industry giants. We have vast experience working with metals where tight tolerances are required and can manage a wide range of jobs including complex and multi-part assemblies. Our expertise with TIG welding ensures we can work with a wider range of metals, including aluminium and titanium, brass, nomex and stainless steel. All work is sample tested and checked. Our solution-focused approach enables a seamless, stress-free experience for customers, ensuring compliance with essential standards and regulations such as ISO 9001: 2015 and BS EN 1090.

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Fine Limit Sheet Metalwork Services We Provide:

Projects can be simple repeat briefs or involve complex and staged prototyping.

sheet metal

CNC bending
and punching


Machine shop –
turning and milling


Full installation

First and third –
angle drawings

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High quality precision sheet metal fabrication services

We offer fine limit sheet metal engineering and metal finishing in a range of materials for precision applications including instrument enclosures, machinery housings, panels and fascias. We serve aerospace, defence, automotive, electronics, medical and marine sectors, working to tight deadlines and in adherence with ISO 9001: 2015 quality management standards.

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Metal work projects we have worked on

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High Quality Jewellery Display Cabinets

Case study:  High Quality Jewellery Display Cabinets We were approached by our customer with an outline of oversized cabinets that were required to model high-end jewellery. The company were not sure how the cabinets would operate and provided sketch-type drawings of what was needed but no information about how they would be manufactured, operate as…

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Curved Ceiling Light Fitting

Case study:  Curved Ceiling Light Fitting   Our customer approached us with a plastic flexible led light strip wanting us to design and manufacture a fixing that would allow them to install the flexible LED light strip into the ceiling. It needed to be any combination of curved profile with the fixing element hidden under…


Design and manufacture Metal tube lumieres

Case study: Lumieres – Tube Lights   Our customer approached us to design and manufacture tube lumieres. They produced an architect’s view of what they wanted it to look like. We were not given any drawings, just a rough sketch and an indication of the gaps required between each of the lumieres. The customer required…


Metal Fabricators For Art Design

Case study:  Design and manufacture – Public Art Piece        We were approached by our customer with an artist’s impression of an art piece and asked to design and manufacture it. The art piece was to be placed in an external public area. We were not given drawings and the customer did not know what materials…

Fine limit prototyping: We’ll Bring Your Ideas to Life

At Shelley Engineering, we specialise in turning ideas into reality through our prototyping service. We provide expert guidance to manage budgets and minimise risks, guiding you through the process with precision and efficiency. We can work with imperial and metric requirements. From idea exploration to CAD design development, fabrication and rigorous testing, to iterative refinement and a professional finish, we ensure your vision is transformed into a tangible prototype, ready for rollout.

Types Of Metal We Can Work With:


Stainless Steel






Mild steel

Timely Delivery

We know how critical it is for you to meet project deadlines. It’s why our efficient project management process is designed to ensure your sheet metalwork components are manufactured, delivered, and even installed, if required, on your schedule.

Quality Assured

As an approved manufacturer of precision components for aerospace, our work is of exceptional quality. Inspections and tests throughout the production process identify and resolve any concerns through refinements to ensure compliance with industry standards.

Clear Communication

Collaboration is vital for success. We keep you involved every step of the way. From initial consultation to project completion, we actively listen to your ideas and address any concerns, providing prompt updates to keep you informed throughout the project.

Other Metalwork Services Shelley Engineering delivers:

Impeccable Finishes: Elevate Your Project with Shelley

At Shelley Engineering, we take pride in delivering impeccable finishes that add the perfect touch of elegance to fine limit sheet metalwork projects. We offer a range of options to suit your design preferences. Choose from our brushed or mirror-polished finishes to achieve the desired aesthetic for your project. Metal finishes we can provide include:

Stainless steel


Nickel Plating

Black Metal

Powder Coating

Chrome Plating

Polished Gold


Hardening & heat treatments

Ready to work with A reliable and trusted metalwork partner?

  1. Design and Price – Let us know your vision and we’ll put together the right solution for your needs and budget. 

  2. Fabricate and FitOur skilled team will make and ship your metalwork or install your project for you.

  3. Celebrate Success – Get headache-free custom metalwork you can be proud of.
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What Clients Have To Say About Our Work

Your questions about Fine Limit Sheet Metal Fabrication Answered.

Fine limit metal fabrication is a specialised process that involves precise cutting, shaping, and assembly of metal components, often with tight tolerances. It’s used to create intricate and complex parts with high precision. The exact processes involved will depend upon the design’s requirements but can also include finishing techniques such as powder coating and anodising.

When Mediocrity Is Simply Not An Option

Subpar solutions are simply not an option when the specification of your metalwork is so demanding. Call Shelley Engineering today for a trusted partner that you can have confidence will deliver consistently exceptional fine limit sheet metalwork you can depend on.