Significant Events

Company Development:

  • 1990 – Sebden Steel Service Centres
  • 1996 – The Sebden Group
  • 2000 – Sebden Ireland
  • 2001 – Sebden Colours
  • 2017 – B+D Steel Service Centres
Company Acquisitions:

  • 1999 – R.B. Iron & Steel
  • 2002 – Albion Sections
  • 2014 – Eterniti Steel

  • 1995 – Ron Hill: CEO
  • 1996 – Brad Sanders: FD
  • 2012 – Steven Hill: PD
  • 2012 – Mark McCausland: MD



Date: 04.01.2016
Our Eterniti Steels site takes on the Sebden brand and now becomes Sebden Steel Northern offering the full range of heavy plate and strip mill products.

Date: 16.01.2017
Sebden Southern – in Chichester. This depot has returned to their roots, re-vitalising the trading name of B+D Steel to refocus their business as experts in supplying small quantities for their core local customers, while retaining the full backing of the scale of Sebden Steel Service Centres.

Machinery Installation – 2017
  • A heavy Strip Mill cut-to–length line 25mm x 2,000mm x 12metres with two levellers and brushing facility offering a UK first of unparalleled flatness and cleanliness.
  • An additional cut-to-length line – a Bronx: 1830mm x 3mm.


  • An additional cut-to-length line – a Fimi: 2000mm x 15mm – in 30,000 extra square feet of space.

SEBDEN, founded as a privately owned independent in the 1990’s, has grown successfully both organically and through strategic acquisitions, with an ongoing investment programme resulting in a continuous improvement in production, efficiency and competitiveness.