Manufacturing from specialist alloys, duplex stainless steels and high nickel alloys, Rolevet can supply products to a diverse range of industries, including the MOD, turbine manufacturers, power stations (nuclear and fossil fuelled), pump & valve manufacturers, oil & gas (FPAL certified), chemical refineries, process plants, heavy engineering and ship repairs both UK based and worldwide.
From its factory in the Midlands, UK, Rolevet is able to manufacture fasteners to national and international standards or to bespoke customer specifications. On-site hot forging alongside a general machine shop and CNC workshop means that Rolevet is able to manufacture precision parts to order. This, combined with an extensive stock range of fully traceable materials in various grades, has helped it to establish a first class reputation for meeting customer demands and delivery schedules - no matter how large or complex the requirements.
Rolevet has particular experience supplying the power generation industry and is able to offer a speedy supply of turbine studs, capnuts, waisted studs, hex bolts, coupling bolts and socket capscrews in high temperature materials including Durehete® (950 T31) and (1055 T41), 21CrMoV57 and Jethete® X19.
In addition, a complete range of materials including Nimonic, as well as high tensile and stainless steels, is stocked giving Rolevet the ability to offer a rapid delivery for emergency breakdowns.
Steve Hemming, recently appointed operations director, commented: “This year Rolevet celebrates its 25th anniversary and the company is now looking to develop further with plans to expand into new markets and increase our manufacturing capacity within the UK. A market of interest for us at the moment is the renewable energy market, where we think our product range is particularly relevant.”
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