ABR (Specialist Welding) Ltd


Widely acknowledged as market leaders in our field, the name ABR has been synonymous with the precision welding of plastic injection, pressure die casting and press tools for over 25 years.

ABR provide a range of refined “metal on” processes for the purpose of tool repair, rectification of design faults and tooling modifications.

2009 saw the launch of ABR’s on site laser welding service. ABR’s portable system brings high quality, high precision laser welding to the customer’s work place. Ideally suited to larger tools which are otherwise time consuming and costly to dismantle and transport, the portable laser welding system is a great aid in minimising tool downtime.

Below is a summary of ABR’s main services, all carried out to the highest standard in accordance with ISO 9001:2008.

Laser Welding: 5 laser welding systems, 8 tonne handling capacity. Ultra precise weld placement, cold process, no/minimal distortion and heat sink. Weld down holes and slots 1-2mm wide. Excellent results on aluminium and copper.

Micro TIG Welding: Developed in-house by ABR to enable the precise placement of tiny beads of TIG weld. Less heat input and heat sink than conventional TIG welding.

TIG Welding: Reliable established process, carried out to the highest standard by highly trained ABR engineers.

Plating: Cold process, no distortion or heat sink. Ideally suited to diameters (internal and external) and large surface areas.

On Site Laser and TIG Welding: Fast call out, nationwide service. ABR’s portable laser welding system has a long and flexible reach to cater for the largest of tools and deep cavities.

Also available silver soldering/brazing.

All but the largest undertakings are completed on a while you wait/next day basis. An overnight courier service links us with our more distant customers, or we can collect/deliver tools personally.

To discuss any aspect of your welding enquiry without obligation, please refer to the contact details above.

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Contact Details
Company name
ABR (Specialist Welding) Ltd (A)
0121 525 1319
William Hewitson
TIG Welding Contact
Rory Hewitson
Laser Welding/Plating Contact
2 Haines Street West Bromwich, Birmingham, West Midlands, , , B70 7DS