Established in 1885 as a spring and axle maker, employing
8 men, John Brockhouse rapidly grew his business, and only
3 years later moved to the 5.5 acre site in Howard Street,
West Bromwich, where we are today.
In the 120 years that followed the company flourished to
become one of largest engineering employers in the West
Midlands and a key supplier of industrial components to
At no time did the Group lose sight of
its roots and today Brockhouse is not only a name synonymous
with the forging
industry in the UK, but has also expanded its scope into
added value processes such as machining, sub assembly,
fabrication and worldwide sourcing of forged components.
Brockhouse has a proven record for supplying a wide range of international companies within a variety of key markets, including, mining, railways, automotive, off-highway, defence, fluid power, materials handling and general engineering industries.
We pride ourselves on our ability to meet the challenges of fast response, high quality and low cost solutions that our customers need.
We are approved to BS EN ISO 9001:2008 and hold specific customer and industry approvals, demonstrating a commitment to quality control, continuous improvement and customer service throughout our organisation.
We are members of the Confederation of British Metalforming.
CBM Certificate - (pdf)