Our Heritage & Values


Our Heritage

Catnic is a leading UK manufacturer of steel construction products for the residential sector. Based in Caerphilly, Wales, Catnic brought the original steel lintel to the construction industry in 1969.

Today, builders, house builders and developers all over the world rely on Catnic products and it’s technical expertise to ensure their projects are structurally sound and energy efficient.

With an expanding product range that includes Catnic® Urban (formally SSR2®/Colorcoat Urban®) standing seam roofing and cladding, together with builders metalwork, plasterbeads and expanded metal, the company now services a global market. Products are distributed throughout Europe and the Middle East regions, with a growing network of builder's merchants, leading national developers, contractors as well as independent distributors and DIY outlets.

Internationally, Catnic supplies and manufacturers product in Germany through Catnic GmbH, and in the rest of Europe and the Middle East through a network of independent distributors. Most recently, the business has increased its commercial capability in France.

Our Values

Our five brand values are our moral compass and run through everything we do. They are shared by all Tata companies throughout the world and guide the 580,000 employees across the Tata group.

Integrity. We must conduct our business fairly, with honesty and transparency. Everything we do must stand the test of public scrutiny.

Excellence. We must constantly strive to achieve the highest possible standards in our day-to-day work and in the quality of the goods and services we provide

Unity. We must work cohesively with our colleagues across the group and with our customers and partners, to build strong relationships based on tolerance, understanding and mutual cooperation.

Responsibility. We must be responsible and responsive to the countries, communities and environments in which we work, always ensuring that what comes from the people goes back to the people many times over.

Pioneering. We will be bold and agile, courageously taking on challenges, using deep customer insight to develop innovativeness