Metalworking is the process of working metal to achieve a desired end result. In the case of 247TailorSteel, the result is a semi-finished product. Sheet metal and metal tubes are cut to size using a variety of techniques and specially adapted metalworking machinery. These processes include laser cutting of sheet metal, but also tube laser cutting, bending and edge finishing.


What is metalworking?

Metalworking refers to the machining of metals using metalworking equipment. It is also known as metal fabrication. Metalworking techniques are used to transform sheet metal and metal tubing into desired end products.

Which metals can be used in metalworking processes?

There are various types of steel and other metals suitable for metalworking. 247TailorSteel makes use of the following:

What types of metalworking machinery does 247TailorSteel use?

247TailorSteel possesses a variety of metalworking machinery to customise your sheets or tubes. The equipment we use to carry out your order includes flatbed lasers, tube lasers, bending machines and edge finishing machines. Our innovative online software Sophia® helps us operate this machinery in an organised manner.

Online laser cutting? Day and night ordering

Log in and upload your file

With Sophia®, you can order tailor-made metal products easily and quickly at 247TailorSteel. Go to your Sophia® dashboard and log in with your own login details. In Sophia®, you can continue working on an existing project or start a new request. Upload your STEP, DWG/DXF or TUB file. Sophia® recognises the parts in the assemblies and checks them for manufacturability.

Select your desired delivery date

Once you have configured your parts, go to the checkout. Here you can choose your desired delivery date and delivery address. In most cases, it is possible to choose delivery within 48 hours. If you order ahead, you benefit from a lower price. You can order up to 8 weeks in advance.

Get your quote within 1 minute

Once you have indicated where and when you want to receive your order, Sophia® will immediately start working on your quote. Within 1 minute, you will know the costs and can proceed to order. A quote is valid for 48 hours..

Custom metalwork at 247TailorSteel

Outsource your metalworking and use 247TailorSteel as an extension of your production. Order your semi-finished or customised product online 24/7 via online software Sophia®. Our high delivery reliability means you will always receive your order on time. The machinery on our shop floor will process your metal quickly and accurately. Custom-made aluminium sheets, custom-made steel sheets and custom-made stainless steel sheets can be produced in no time. Our list of materials indicates the items that 247TailorStaal can process for you. Use Sophia® to calculate your price in less than a minute.

Customer talk about metalworking at 247TailorSteel

"We often place repeating orders. It is very convinient that they can be ordered at the click of a button via the online software Sophia!”

- Mazcom Metaaltechniek

"We used to do the metalworking ourselves, but even the contours are cut so well and consistently at 247TailorSteel that you can't compete with their quality!"

- Metaalplus

"We order laser-cut components for our wind turbines. The quality is good and the delivery is fast!”

- EAZ Wind