Planned Public Holiday Closures - Precision Metals EU

Public Holiday Closures

Knight Strip Metals Ltd and Knight Precision Wire Ltd observe the Public Holidays of the United Kingdom. Precision Metals EU observes the Public Holidays of Belgium. During non shared public holidays, urgent enquiries can be passed to the sister company as appropriate.

2022 Key Dates


1st JanuaryNew Year’s DayKnight Group Closed
3rd JanuaryNew Year’s Substitution DayKnight Strip Metals and Knight Precision Wire Ltd closed
4th JanuaryNormal business resumes for all of the Knight Group
15th AprilGood FridayKnight Strip Metals and Knight Precision Wire Ltd closed
18th AprilEaster MondayKnight Group Closed
1st MayLabour DayPrecision Metals EU closed
2nd MayEarly May bank holiday (UK)Knight Group Closed
26th MayAscension Day (Belgium)Precision Metals EU closed
2nd JuneSpring bank holiday (UK)Knight Group Closed
3rd JunePlatinum Jubilee bank holidayKnight Strip Metals and Knight Precision Wire Ltd closed
6th JuneWhit Monday (Belgium)Precision Metals EU closed
21st JulyNational Holiday (Belgium)Precision Metals EU closed

15th August

Assumption of Mary

Precision Metals EU closed

29th AugustSummer bank holiday (UK)Knight Strip Metals and Knight Precision Wire Ltd closed
1st NovemberAll Saint's DayPrecision Metals EU closed
11th NovemberArmistice Day (Belgium)Precision Metals EU closed

20th December

Provisional date: Last Day for Materials to arrive or be Dispatched

Orders scheduled for delivery in the New Year will commence from Thursday 2nd January 2023

23rd December

Provisional date: UK offices and production shut from 5pm onwards – Will re-open Thursday 2nd January 2023

Knight Strip Metals Ltd

26th DecemberBoxing DayKnight Strip Metals and Knight Precision Wire Ltd closed
28th DecemberChristmas Day (substitute day)Knight Strip Metals and Knight Precision Wire Ltd closed

Find Out More About What We Can Do For You?

Knight Strip Metals Ltd (KSM) was established as a family run business in North London 1940, with origins as a spring manufacturer. Recognising the growing need for consistent high quality strip, KSM expanded both its stock and processing capabilities, becoming the reliable source that UK manufacturers could count on. Today, KSM has an impressive global customer base across a number of sectors. Through increasing our standard stock profile, exclusive supply agreements with recognised mills and extending its metal stockholding and processing facilities, KSM continues to evolve to meet the changing needs and challenges facing manufacturers. As one of the largest independent precision strip and processors in Europe, with over 75 years of metallurgy expertise, we are the supplier of choice when it comes to quality and reliability. From our Birmingham production and warehouse facility, we supply a wide range of popular grades and specialty alloys including:

Knight Precision Wire Ltd (KPW) specialises in the processing, stockholding and supply of quality precision wire to demanding industries worldwide. KPW has been supporting industry since the 1960s, and has developed a worldwide customer base with quality conscious companies. KPW stocks an exceptionally wide range of speciality wire, which combined with the company’s extensive processing capabilities ensure that we can reliably meet your wire requirement. Additionally, our technical and materials experience enable us to provide effective solutions to your wire problems.

Over recent years KPW has expanded its expertise and product range with the acquisition of several successful manufacturers of niche products. Our well-known brands include:

  • Omega Resistance Wire – electrical resistance wire and tapes from nickel alloys and copper alloys. Major applications are heat treatment, control resistors, thermocouples, electrical heating elements and glass sealing applications.
  • Rowan Cable Products – bare and insulated conductors in copper, tinned copper and aluminium alloys specifically for the electrical, utilities, rail and engineering industries.
  • KC Smith Ortho – highly specialised products for the orthodontic and medical industry. Customers include dental laboratories, NHS hospitals, and universities.

Since 1975 Precision Metals EU (PM) have been providing dedicated stockholding and processing facilities to manufacturers across Europe. Utilising the knowledge, expertise and resources of its sister companies, Knight Strip Metals Ltd and Knight Precision Wire Ltd, Precision Metals EU has independently established itself as a key precision metals supplier in the European manufacturing chain.

Offering both popular alloys grades as standard and sourcing rare materials to support niche sectors and applications, PM has the precision strip and wire solutions to meet your needs.

  • Stainless Steel Alloys
  • Performance Nickel Alloys
  • Resistance Nickel Alloys
  • Titanium Alloys