From our West Midlands engineering site, Jenks & Cattell Engineering have presses from 10-1000 tonnes to manufacture mid-high volume stamped metal components, and save our customers 70% on press tooling expenditure...
Our Wolverhampton engineering base has two Trumpf laser machines & brake presses, allowing cutting & forming from 0.4mm-20mm thick steel. Laser fabrication allows our customers to save on tooling investment and develop their metal component from a prototype stage, including low-volume manufacture...
Jenks and Cattell Engineering have six robotic welders, to weld our customers metal parts at a higher efficiency rate and improved accuracy, often at a reduced cost to manual welding operations...
Purchasing press tooling from proven Chinese suppliers saves our customers 70% in cost, with all tools being maintained in-house. We can offer lead times as soon as 12 weeks for an off-tool pressed metal component...
Get in touch with us to find out more about our capabilities and the services we provide...
Jenks & Cattell Engineering, Wolverhampton, have over 30 presses including large bed progression presses & pick and place transfer presses for mid-high volume production of sheet metal pressed components.
In 2016, we invested over £1m in a 250 tonne and 400 tonne progression press to add to our engineering company.
An impressive range of progression presses, transfer lines and single operation presses, from 10 to 1000 tonnes join our manufacturing facilities for cost effective stamped metal components.
We have two Trumpf lasers cutting from 0.4mm-20mm sheet metal, complimented with our brake presses and welding facilities to offer a complete fabricated metal part.
Laser fabrication is most effective for low volume production, with little tooling investment.
Our laser fabrication area is ideal and cost effective for cutting components of up to 5000 per year, and for prototype and development stages.
Our West Midlands site offers both manual and robotic welding facilities, Jenks and Cattell Engineering have an outstanding welded assembly area to meet many customer demands.
Jenks & Cattell Engineering are part of a prestigious British engineering history and being founded in 1886 makes us one of the longest established engineering companies in the UK.
In our 133rd year, we have been fortunate enough to look back on som Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering pride ourselves in offering a complete engineering service to support the lifetime of all our customers projects and aim to test the longevity of components and reduce issues prior to production.
Our Project Develo Read more
Our team exhibited at the Southern Manufacturing Exhibition in Farnbrough from Tuesday to Thursday last week.
Many visitors and potential customers visited our stand to discuss metal stamping, laser cutting, fabrication and welding requirements with our team, and were able to view a showcase portfolio of our metal components and Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering focus on employing apprentices each year, and our 2017 intake of Aron, Luke and Adam have just successfully completed their first college qualifications which are being supported at Wolverhampton College and work at Jenks & Cattell.
Jenks & Cattell Engineering will be exhibiting at Southern Manufacturing Exhibition on Tuesday 5th February to Thursday 7th February on stand F150.
This will be the 6th consecutive year at the show for us at Farnbrough International Exhibition Read more
As part of our continued continuous improvement philosophy regards to our welding, we have held yet another training and awareness session with all our current ‘MIG’ welding team.
The presentation and training was delivered to all our direct Read more
We would like to offer a warm welcome to our new starters in our Sales Team - Lisa Poxon, New Business Executive and Jon Griffiths, Technical Sales Engineer.
Jonathan has an in depth knowledge of automotive metal stamping and metal assembly industry where all of these skills are transferred to Jenks & Cattell's manuf Read more
Thank you to all members of staff who participated in our Jenks & Cattell Christmas Raffle - we are pleased to announce that we have raised £234.00 for our staff nominated charities.
National Autistic Society, nominated by Hollie Ash will benefit from an impressive £104.00, and Ryan Clark nominated Survivors of Be Read more
The Express & Star has launched the STEM Challenge 2019 – Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths – in order to boost student engagement with these key topics and also give them an understanding of how what they learn in the classroom will play a vital role in future careers.
Jenks & Cattell Engineering' have a Read more
As we come to the end of the year, Jenks & Cattell Engineering are pleased to receive recognition from three of our customers who are leaders in their field of locks and the automotive industry, all of whom have been a customer for some years.
The Read more
We recently held a mornings training and awareness session, which went down well with some of our welding team.
Seen here, our team during the presentation which covered quality, manufacturing, error proofing and team leader activities.Read more
Our Junior Quality Engineer, Jack Galloway, has completed an internal training course on 'The Preparation and Interpretation and Recording of Macro Weld Testing.' The training lasted 2 months, and was carried out by Sarah, our Welding Quality Engineer, seen here presenting Jack with his training Read more
With just one week to go until Advanced Engineering exhibition at the NEC, now is the time to register your interest to visit Jenks & Cattell Engineering at stand D30.
We will be exhibiting our services of metal stamping, laser cutting and welding services with a showcase of our metal products portfolio. Members of our team with te Read more
We would like to offer a warm welcome to two newcomers this month.
Charlotte will be assisting our Production and Engineering teams, and Natalie is working within our Accounts team.Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering are one of the most established tier 2 automotive stamping suppliers in the UK, operating within a 60% automotive industry focus for over 60 years.
Experience has been gained since 1951 in supplying automotive components Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering have teamed up with the City of Wolverhampton College to welcome our two new apprentice intakes for 2018, this is our 6th consecutive year of taking on apprentices with the College.
James made an impression on Jenks & Cattell at the interview stage with his enthusiasm for Engineering and helping Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering have recently invested £60,000 in a new coil feeder to transform our 500 tonne press into a coil-fed progression press, feeding coils up to 800mm in width.
This investment will allow for more efficiency in both time and cost for our customers metal stamping production.
It will be fully in Read more
One person at Jenks & Cattell passed quite a serious mile stone recently, as Mick Jones (Our Mick), one of our longest serving employees passed through 50 years service with us.
Mick joined us directly from school and has been at Jenks &am Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd will be exhibiting our services at Advanced Engineering exhibition at the NEC on 31st October - 1st November.
At the show, our Technical Sales Engineer's will have a portfolio of our metal fabrications, stampings, laser cut parts and welded assemblies for a topic of discussion.
Visit st Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd are based in Wolverhampton and have been established for over 130 years. Currently employing over 100 personnel, we are looking for an Administration Assistant to join and support our busy team.
An Administrator is required to work within our Accounts team to complete tasks including: dealing w Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd are proud suppliers to OEM’s in engine markets, including over ten years in supplying Perkins Engines for whom we export thousands of metal fabrications each year.
At the start of this month, Perkins launched ne Read more
We are pleased to announce that both our ISO9001 and ISO14001 accreditations have now been successfully transitioned to the 2015 standards. Our accreditations cover the following activities: pressing, laser cut, welding of parts and general metal assemblies.
Jenks & Cattell Engineering have welcomed two work expereince students to follow our business practices and shadow many departments throughout July.
Lib has a particular interest in Marketing, however she did enjoy her experience with our Quality Department.
She has written a brief account of her experience:Read more
Jenks and Cattell Engineering Ltd like to champion West Midlands apprentices and graduates and offer prosperous careers in the many areas of engineering operated throughout our sheet metalwork factory.
Jack McGinty our Production Planning and Warehouse Read more
Lal joined Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd on 22nd April 1974 as a youthful 23-year-old and we are sad to see him retire today, and everyone would like to offer our best wishes for Lal’s retirement.
Jeremy King, Managing Director presented La Read more
William Bodin worked at Jenks & Cattell Engineering in the 1920’s, until emigrating to the USA. We recently received a request from William’s Great Grandson, David, who has travelled from the US on business, to visit our metal presswork factory in Wednesfield upon his tour of the local ar Read more
We currently have two job vacancies where we welcome your application before 1st September.
Our job vacancies are both based at our Wednesfield factory and offices on Neachells Lane, including Engineering Estimator and Technical Sales Engineer.
For more information please visit: https://www.jcel.co.uk/job-vac Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering that we will be offering our metal pressings, laser fabrication and welded assembly services at Northern Manufacturing Exhibition in Manchester.
We will be exhibiting our services on stand F8 on 26th and 27th September later this year, which will be our 5th consecutive year at the valued manufacturing ex Read more
Great news, Jenks and Cattell Engineering have added another ‘Zurich approved’ weld procedure, to our existing catalogue.
Dave, pictured receiving the certificate from Craig, programmed one of our recently installed robot welders t Read more
All employees at Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd would like to congratulate our Mark on maintaining his welding qualification to the recognised British Standard ISO 9606-1.
Mark, who is an integral part of our welding team lead by Dave our Read more
High Volume Metal Pressings Enhanced with Investment
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd in the West Midlands have been a leading supplier of metal pressings and stampings for over 130 years and continue to supply OEM’s worldwide with high qualit Read more
IMDS Training Furthers Customer Quality Expectations
Jenks & Cattell Engineering have once again invested in our future, with the provision of training to two younger members of our team.Read more
Colleagues of both past and present have gathered today to say goodbye to a lifelong and valued employee of Jenks & Cattell Engineering.
Dal started with Jenks & Cattell on 14th October 1974 at 24 years of age, and after almost 44 years of service the day has come that he will retire from us.
Speaking of Dal' Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering will be closed from Friday 30th March, and reopening and back to manufacturing on Tuesday 3rd April following the Easter Bank Holiday break.
We wish all of our customers a very Happy Easter.Read more
Over £100k Investment in Jenks & Cattell
Jenks & Cattell Engineering have a continuous improvement philosophy and have started 2018 with an investment in over £100,000 to further improve our business.
We would like to offer congratulations to Jack (Right) and Daniel (Left) who have completed their apprenticeships with Jenks & Cattell Engineering and City of Wolverhampton College.
Both Jack & Daniel have been working at Jenks & Cattell since 2016 completing practical and theoretical exercises with a day release Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering welcome all visitors to visit our engineering team at the Southern Manufacturing this time next week to discuss any manfuacturing opportunities.
We are based in the heart of the manufacturing industry in the West Midlands annd provide a complete sheet metal fabrication service including metal press Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd will be exhibiting our sheet metal manufacturing services at Southern Manufacturing Exhibition for another consecutive year.
To discuss any manufacturing opportunities and to take advantage of our metal presswork, laser cutting and welding services, please visit our stand from 6th to 8th Februa Read more
Happy New Year to all of our customers and suppliers.
2018 will see Jenks & Cattell Engineering's 132nd year in the manufacturing and metal presswork industry, and will mark 48 years in our Neachells Lane factory in Wednesfield, West Midlands.
Jenks & Cattell Engineering are one of the most experienced sheet metal Read more
We would like to take this opportunity to say a very Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year to all of our suppliers and customers from all at Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd.
We hope that 2018 is a successful one for us all in the manufacturing industry.Read more
As we are all aware, steel prices have been very up and down throughout 2016-2017, and Jenks & Cattell Engineering in the West Midlands understand that steel prices are likely to rise once again for the first quarter of 2018, beginning in January.
Reducing Our Customers Tooling Costs
With Black Friday & Cyber Monday now safely out of the way, Jenks & Cattell have a continuous focus and improvement on reducing costs and maintaining quality for all of our customers.Read more
Exporting Our Way Through Brexit
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd have seen a consistency in exporting our sub-contract sheet metal pressings, stamping, welding and laser cutting service, with 2016-2017 seeing highs of 33% total sales exported world Read more
Quarter 4 Production Plan
With the 3 months of 2017 now with us, Jenks & Cattell would like to urge all customers and potential customers to secure their manufacturing requirements within our factory to ensure a smooth run of production and ensure o Read more
With the fine skill of press tooling being a dying art within the sheet metal engineering industry, Kevan, Engineering Manager, has taken it upon himself to teach the next generation of Jenks & Cattell Engineering employees everything that over 20 years of experience within the industry has taught hi Read more
There is less than one week to go until Northern Manufacturing exhibition - we hope to see you there!
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd will be exhibiting on stand F8 at one of the UK’s largest and most successful engineering and manufacturing shows from 27th-28th September in Manchester.
Please contact our Read more
Everyone at Jenks & Cattell Engineering would like to offer a warm welcome to our three new apprentice intakes for 2017.
Adam, Luke & Aaron have joined us as school leavers and entered the world of engineering, studying their NVQ's at Wolverhampton College.
Adam is a keen rugby fan, and has joined our Quality depa Read more
TS16949 Laser Cutting
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd are one of very few sheet metal laser cutting companies in the UK to obtain a TS16949 automotive accreditation for our industry, giving automotive customers the opportunity for low cost, low volu Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd will be exhibiting on stand F8 at one of the UK’s largest and most successful engineering and manufacturing shows from 27th-28th September in Manchester.
With only one month to go, please contact our sales team Read more
Everyone at Jenks & Cattell is are pleased and proud to announce that 'our Mick' has achieved 49 years service working with Jenks & Cattell Engineering.
Mick started with Jenks & Cattell on 12th August 1968 on our Neachells Lane fact Read more
Experts in Welded Assemblies
Jenks & Cattell Engineering provide a complete sub-con sheet metal fabrication service, including the welding of all components, where required.
We have an impressive w Read more
Our Welding -- Quality Assured!
Congratulations to Dave, Lewis and Lee, on their re-certification to the British Standard for manual MIG welding, BS 9606-1.
Craig, Technical Director, stated:  Read more
Celebrating Our Heritage – Black Country Day
14th July is now widely celebrated in the Black Country, and is well known to the locals as Black Country Day.
Jenks and Cattell Engineering has been Read more
Our £1m Sales Month
Jenks & Cattell Engineering are pleased to announce some good news for a Monday morning; in that in the month of June, we are reported to have achieved sales in excess of £1 million.
Production Team Promotion
Jenks & Cattell would like to announce an internal promotion for three members of our Production team.
Daniel Alford joined Jenks & Cattell in 2014 and has progressed within the company year on year, and now takes on his recently appointed role as Production Manager, managing a team of 75 on Read more
British Standards - We continue our ‘Quality Assured’ approach.
We are pleased to announce that as part of our continued ‘total quality approach’, we have signed up in partnership with the British Standards Institute.
Welcome To Our Two New David’s!
Jenks & Cattell are pleased to announce our two latest members of the Sales team, with David Nation joining our Estimating team, and David Round as a key addition to our Sales team taking on the role of Technica Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering are proud to recieve another accolade of recognition due to our outstanding service to one of our customers as Cummins present us with a Category Partner award.
Cummins state that such recognition is given for "appreciation of superior performance with a commitment to deliver value", which is a Read more
Only one day to go before Automechanika show opens at the NEC in Birmingham.
Jenks & Cattell Engineering will have an excellent display of our manufactured sheet metal components, as well as our knowlegable Sales Engineers availalble to speak to all potential and existing customers on stand 6F71.
The exhibition is open un Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering are pleased to provide a sneak preview of inside of West Midlands factory, showcasing our vast range of sheet metal manufacturing capabilities including presswork, laser cutting and robotic welders.
This video will be available to viewers throughout the Automechanika exhibition from 6th-8th June.Read more
The Most Cost Effective UK Manufacturing Method
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd can offer all our customers the most cost effective manufacturing method for metal components.
Our metal pressing / stamping manufacturing facilities, can produce hundreds of components per hour, which saves both time and mone Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering are pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at 2017 Automechanika, which will be our second consecutive year at the automotive event.
Jenks & Cattell Engineering’s exhibition stand is located in the new Supply Chain Zone, directly opposite the VIP Lounge, at stand number 6F71.
Launching New Website
Jenks & Cattell Engineering are proud to be launching our brand new website, and welcome all of our suppliers, customers and potential customers to have a look around.
Our aim is to provide as much information as possible to all relevant visitors, including a look into our very impressive history in Read more
Continuing to invest in our people – CMM Training
Jenks & Cattell Engineering would like to offer our congratulations to Pav, Ryan and Jack, who spent 2 days at our preferred CMM training supplier QCT.
Both Kevan, our Engineering Manager and Craig, Technical Director, presented them with their certificates of compet Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering have a strong focus on developing new and existing customers worldwide, with a number of our UK customers now requiring exporting demands and also international companies using British manufacturers as a key business move. This is an open opportunity for Jenks & Cattell as a Bri Read more
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd will again be exhibiting our services at the Northern Manufacturing exhibition in Manchester on 28th & 29th September at Event City in Manchester. To discuss your potential manufacturing requirements for any sheet metal fabrications, please do visit our stand F8 next month. If you would like to arrange t Read more
Jenks and Cattell Engineering will be exhibiting our laser fabrication, presswork and welding services at Automechanika for the automotive industry on stand 10L11.
Tuesday 7th June - Thursday 9th June 2016Read more
Jenks and Cattell Engineering will be exhibiting our laser fabrication, presswork and welding services at Southern Manufacturing Show on stand K92.
Tuesday 9th February 2016-Thursday 11th February 2016.Read more
Jenks and Cattell Engineering Ltd, a presswork, laser fabrication and welded assembly supplier are only the third company to have received Caterpillars prestigious ‘Supplier Quality Excellence Process’, and it is now the third time we have secured it.
Jenks & Cattell Engineering Ltd have had over 130 years manufacturing Read more