Our Services

Plate Cutting

We deliver precise and efficient plate cutting solutions, ensuring dimensional accuracy and minimising material waste.

Plate Processing

We offer a comprehensive range of processing services, including bending, rolling, forming, drilling and more.

Project Management

From initial planning to final delivery, our experienced project management team ensures smooth execution at every stage.

Steel Profiling and Weld Preparation

Our team utilises advanced profiling techniques to create intricate shapes and superior quality weld preparations for your steel plates.

General Services

We offer a range of additional services to support your project needs, including stockholding, logistics and technical support.

More Information

At Brown McFarlane, we understand the importance of having the right steel at the right time. That’s why we maintain a strategically distributed network of warehouses, stocked with a vast inventory of high-quality steel plates from leading global manufacturers. This intelligent market monitoring ensures that we can offer short lead times for in-demand steels and keep your project moving.

  • Steel Direct from Manufacturers

    We are able to offer fast track deliveries and access larger than normal allocations of steel plates due to our strong relationships with the leading major European steel mills. Meaning that we can assist our customers with projects requiring large quantities of steel and bespoke requirements.

    We offer technical advice and support to assist you to meet the most demanding of client specifications and our liaison with mill production and progress departments ensures that you are kept up to date with the status of your orders.

    Benefits of Our Direct Mill Relationships:

    • Faster delivery times.
    • Access to larger steel quantities.
    • Ability to fulfil bespoke steel requirements.
    • Expert technical advice and support.
    • Regular order status updates and clear communication.
  • Project Management

    At Brown McFarlane, we understand the complexities of managing large-scale steel projects. That’s why we offer comprehensive project management services led by our team of highly trained, experienced professionals. Our team has a proven track record of success in a range sectors, including:

    • Nuclear
    • Wind Tower Production
    • Tank Farm Installation


    With our dedicated Brown McFarlane approach, you’ll have a dedicated project manager assigned to your project who will be your point of contact for all communication and coordination, ensuring seamless hands-on collaboration and streamlined decision-making.

  • Logistics

    Brown McFarlane has over 100 years of experience in logistics and transportation, ensuring that your steel gets where it needs to be, efficiently and reliably. We understand that timely delivery is crucial for your project’s success, and we have a proven track record of handling diverse transportation needs:

    • Extensive Delivery Options: We offer a comprehensive range of domestic and international shipping solutions by road, sea and air. Whether you require courier delivery for small pieces, air freight for urgent projects, or ocean freight for large-scale shipments, we have the expertise and resources to handle it.
    • Unwavering Commitment to Efficiency: Our experienced logistics team takes a meticulous approach to planning and executing each shipment, ensuring optimal routes, cost-effectiveness and adherence to your specified timeframe.
    • Global Reach, Local Expertise: Our extensive network of partners and logistics providers around the world allows us to navigate diverse customs regulations and ensure smooth clearance processes, minimising delays and disruptions.
    • Proven Experience: We have successfully delivered a wide range of steel products, from small, intricate pieces weighing a few kilograms to massive, multi-ton shipments. This extensive experience allows us to anticipate and overcome potential challenges, ensuring your steel arrives safely and on time.

    By partnering with Brown McFarlane for your logistics needs, you can rest assured that your steel will be delivered on time, within budget and with the utmost care and attention to detail.

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