Joseph Rhodes LimitedBelle Vue, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 5EQ
Tel: 01924 371161
Fax: 01924 370928
Contact: C. Mark Ridgway
Founded in 1824, Joseph Rhodes Limited operates as part of Group Rhodes and is one of Europe's leading manufacturers of CNC and PLC controlled mMetalforming machinery.
Specialist in the bespoke design of mechanical and hydraulic presses, the company is renowned for supplying high quality, state of the art machinery. Standard models of mechanical and hydraulic presses, offered in both Open Front and Double Sided designs sit alongside highly specialised machinery in the Rhodes portfolio.
Expansion over recent years has seen Group Rhodes acquire synergistic Metalforming machinery companies such as Henry Berry, Fielding & Platt, John Shaw, Chester Hydraulics, Bentley, HME, HME Minting, Cowlishaw Walker and Dualform. In addition, new product lines are continuously under research for which Patents and International Machine Tool Awards have been gained.
The company regularly exports approximately half of its turnover to over thirty countries each year, and Joseph Rhodes products are also manufactured abroad under licence. The export market is served by a UK based export manager who liaises with an organisation of distributors and agents in most leading countries, although the majority of exported machines are sold directly to the customer from the UK.Factfile…
- Manufacturers of the UK’s largest range of metalforming machinery
- ISO 9001 :2000 (Quality System)
- ISO 14001 :2004 (Environmental)
- CE EC Type Examination
- Customers include major corporations worldwide serving industrial sectors as varied as pharmaceuticals, automotive and aerospace.
- Metalforming Machinery
- Hydraulic Presses
- Mechanical Presses
- Superplastic Forming Presses