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Rapid Deployment Unit (RDU) Base Plate

The Red Box Engineering team have recently been hard at working producing two Rapid Deployment Unit (RDU) Base Plates for South Midlands Communications Limited, which has been made for their TPM masts. The 10mm thick, aluminium base plates were created using the following manufacturing processes, which our team specialise in: Water Jet Cutting  Hole Tapping CNC…


Battery Terminal Templates for Bruce White

Red Box Engineering recently completed work on 15 battery terminal templates for Bruce White, which were produced using 4mm thick aluminium. After the initial enquiry was received, the following days were spent liasing the design, material and pricing. Once payment had been received, the Red Box Engineering team got straight to work and produced the…


New Welding Job Completed

The Red Box Engineering team recently completed work on our latest welding project, which was completed quickly and efficiently, as always. Our welding experience is vast, and our team is highly experienced working with aluminium, stainless steel and mild steel using Mig/Tig methods. With years of experience we have overcome the most complicated metal work jobs. We provide…


Steel Flanges for Josh Hall

The Red Box Engineering team were pleased to recently complete work on creating steel flanges for Josh Hall. Josh himself explained the purpose behind the parts made, “The parts cut are flanges for an exhaust manifold and will fit an Audi S2 turbo engine. The best flange will be used as a spacer to space…


Drain Basin for EchoVista GmbH

The Red Box Engineering team have been hard at work recently completing this fantastic stainless steel drain basin for EchoVista GmbH. In order to complete the job, we had to carry out a number of manufacturing processes. This began with waterjet cutting and folding, before the item was welded to completion. If you have any bespoke engineering…


The Red Box Cake Off!

The Red Box cake off took place recently and, as you would expect when cake is involved, it was a huge success! The contestants this year were Vicky, Sarah, and Ed but, as you may have noticed, there are only two cakes featured due to Ed’s being ‘poorly’ and therefore didn’t make it into the office for…


Container Conversions to Help the Homeless

Earlier this year, it was announced that homeless people in Cardiff could soon be living in converted shipping containers by the end of 2019. Work started on building 13 homes in Butetown, with a further eight homes being developed in the grounds of a hostel in Ely. Kath Palmer, Cadwyn Housing Association chief executive, said they…


Women in engineering: A changing industry?

The BBC posted an interesting article on their website a few days ago regarding women in engineering and how the industry can attract more females into the profession. Here’s a link to the video, which focuses on Kirstie Haughey, who works in a factory as an apprentice. Let us know your thoughts on how engineering can appeal…


What is Sheet Metal Fabrication?

It is one of the most frequently used capabilities at Red Box Engineering but we also receive the same question on a regular basis; what is sheet metal fabrication? In brief, it is the process of transforming flat sheets of aluminium or steel into metal products or structures via one of the following methods; cutting,…


What is a Container Conversion?

Red Box Engineering offers a first-class container conversion service, but what did this mean exactly? Read on to learn more. Forget the days when shipping containers were simply used as storage or to move goods from one side of the world to the other. It is time to embrace shipping containers in a brand new…