AL Lintels (Batavon) Ltd, Yatton
AL Lintels (Batavon) Ltd are one of the largest single site stockists of Catnic lintels in the UK. Located on an eight acre site in Yatton AL Lintels stock over £500,000 worth of lintels and dispatch these to many builders’ merchants and large developers across mainland UK servicing some well-established names in the industry such as Jewsons, Travis Perkins and Redrow Homes.
Established in Yatton, North Somerset, in 1986 the offices, workshops and manufacturing facilities are all based on one site, employing 10 local people of which some have been with the company for over 10 years. Over the past 26 years AL Lintels have diversified to complement their lintel range and also offer concrete lintels, concrete padstones and architectural stonework. More recently the company invested in their own in house steel fabrication plant and now stock over 100 tonnes of structural steelwork.
Batavon Steelwork, part of AL Lintels (Batavon) Ltd, have been awarded Redrow Homes (south west) 'Supplier of the Year 2010' for supplying fabricated structural steelwork. They are specialist designers, manufacturers, and fitters of high quality steelwork products to many national house-builders and builders merchants as well as many local builders. The company works directly with the main clients, architects and engineers, producing house type and plot specific takeoffs for their steelwork and concrete padstone requirements as well as their Catnic lintels. Their in-house manufacturing capabilities can offer steelwork on a 'Next Day' basis to anywhere in mainland UK and they offer excellent lead times on fabricated steelwork and offer galvanizing within a 24 hour turnaround. Director Grant Morris commented 'to actually win an award such as this is a real honor, and it is always fantastic to receive such recognition from our customers for all the hard work that is put in to service such an account'.
Another part of the Batavon group is AL Distributors (Batavon) who are the main supplier in the region for Ancon building products which include wall ties, wind posts, and masonry support products. AL Distributors are also established suppliers of carpenters’ metalwork products such as joist hangers and restraint straps as well as an extensive range of bolts and anchor fixings.
'We have been situated in North Somerset for 26 years and many of our workforce have been sourced locally within that time', commented Stephen Morris (Managing Director). 'The area provides great accessibility not only for our customers and suppliers but for our workforce as well and has been key to us being able to grow the business offering our customers a One-Stop-Shop for many of their building materials.'
AL Lintels (Batavon) Ltd also features as a case study on the Vodafone website.
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