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Railway Industry Fabrication and Engineering

Railway furniture trackside cabinet
Finishing fabricated metal part
Sliding head machined product

KMF Group provides extensive sub-contract manufacturing, engineering and metal fabrication services for the railway industry. We can fabricate, engineer, assemble, supply and integrate a broad range of specialist fabricated products for modern railway networks.

The KMF Group supplies fabricated components and assemblies to leading rail engineering companies and supports rail networks with metal fabricated and engineered products across many divisions, from the platform and trackside assemblies to rail interiors and rolling stock.

Thanks to its large-scale machining centres, a highly skilled and dedicated workforce and an unrivalled focus on quality and delivery KMF can manufacture a wide variety of metal components for railway industry equipment from simple turned parts to a complex multi-part electro-mechanical assembly.

A trusted design, engineering and fabrication partner for rail companies in the UK and abroad, KMF can help develop intelligent, cost-effective and versatile manufacturing solutions for rail supply companies.

The KMF Group's experience and expertise in sheet metal fabrication and precision engineering are underpinned by customer-centric operations, exemplary quality control procedures and a safety culture that is second to none.

KMF can offer a combination of cutting-edge technology and extensive design prototyping, metal fabrication and engineering capabilities alongside technical support that benefits from a wealth of knowledge and experience in fabricated products for the rail industry.

The company's dedicated 3,4 and 5-axis machining centres and sliding head technology ensure that KMF is equipped to produce all manner of prototype components for the rail network, from small and large size batches through to repetition work.

We employ industry-leading technology to machine technically complex components for application in rail interiors, signal equipment and trackside fittings that meet customer specifications and delivery targets.

The company not only has a manufacturing infrastructure capable of handling all types of component assembly, efficiently and quickly but KMF can also oversee the complete process, from prototyping with clients' own design engineers through sourcing materials to the full production, assembly and delivery, with full documentation at every stage.

Metal formed panels and cabinets are manufactured at our extensive specialist facilities and can be finished complete with powder-coated surfaces, pre-drilled assembly holes, mounting hinges, and electrical components ready for wiring and with all products quality inspected for exact conformance to clients' requirements.

KMF Precision Sheet Metal can provide fabricated metal products often found in railway stations and on rail station platforms. They include components such as cabinet enclosures, ticketing kiosks, street furniture, storage and racking systems, as well as a range of electronic and electro-mechanical assemblies.


Quality is a top priority at KMF when it comes to outsourcing product manufacture and assembly. As one of only a handful of metal manufacturing companies to hold four ISO accreditations, we are confident we can deliver outsourced goods and services to the highest specifications.

KMF customer teams ensure close cooperation on rail projects and include creative input from many manufacturing and organisational disciplines with minds always focused on the precise requirements and values of the client.

With nearly 50 years experience in outsourcing to blue-chip OEMs, KMF is the perfect partner, and our customer care team is always ready to talk about your outsourcing needs.

And with 225,000 sq.ft. of sheet metal fabrication, manufacturing and precision engineering facilities, in-house training and an award-winning apprenticeship scheme, KMF has the capacity to fulfil the fast-growing demand of the railway sector.

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