leading suppliers of high quality cladding systems

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We provide high quality cladding solutions with a strong focus on sustainability and innovation.

We operate with full integrity, and are committed to the success of your project. We respect the trust that people place in us, and follow through on our commitments at all times.

By building long lasting relationships with our suppliers and manufacturing facilities, we ensure attention to detail at every stage.

Our core product range consists of sustainable materials including aluminium and reclaimed timber cladding.

Products

We are leading suppliers of fire rated aluminium cladding, low-maintenance composite timber cladding, and GRP cladding panels.

Our manufacturing and supply process allows flexibility for architects and contractors, whilst maintaining short lead-times.

Many standard and bespoke profiles and finishes are available. We continue to innovate our systems to meet the demands of a rapidly changing industry.

Markets

We have completed many successful projects in various sectors ranging from commercial and retail outlets and rail stations, to residential, educational institutions, hotel and leisure.

Typical projects include commercial and domestic rainscreen or overcladding, public walkways, bridges and balconies, See our Galleries for many examples of finished buildings.

Distribution

We partner with overnight pallet and parcel couriers to provide an efficient service throughout the UK and Ireland.

Vulcan products are packed and distributed via the most applicable cost effective method – we contact site agents or factory managers prior to delivery to ensure offload machinery or manpower is available. Hiab offload is available on request.

To reduce site damage or missing items we recommend just-in-time delivery of stock cladding kits.

Made-to-order aluminium systems are produced and delivered in batches, planned-in with site progress.

Customer Service

Vulcan is dedicated to serving the construction industry through architects, local councils, contractors, installers and property owners.

We recommend and collaborate with installers, who will take the project through from initial site survey to project completion.

Installers take responsibility for Supply and Fix giving Main contractors and end users peace of mind.

Design.
Innovate.
Create.

With over 30-years experience in cladding, we are uniquely positioned to partner with architects and main contractors to achieve project success. Our technical team can provide practical solutions to suit the demands of any project.

Do you offer installation services?
No. We are supply only but we can put you in touch with installers who have fixed our systems before. Our systems are easy to install and can be completed by any competent carpenter.
Do you supply private customers?
We strongly advise end users to order through their contractor. Our Estimating team are on hand to assist customers with take-offs, but installers are responsible for quantities and site wastage.
Do you supply the whole of the UK?
Yes, our stock is held in the Midlands and in Croydon and we deliver throughout the UK.
What are your typical lead-times?
Naturetech (stock) 1-2 weeks, (non-stock) 6-8 weeks. VulcaLap lead times are 6-10 weeks.
Do you provide support systems and all ancillary items?
We provide breather membranes: Fireshield for enhanced fire safety, and Wraptite. All fixings and trims are supplied as per project requirements, we have a full range of colour matched trims to suit each type of application. We manufacture aluminium ZED section for 25mm and 40mm cavities. Timber battens are best sourced from your local timber merchant, if required.
What warranty do you offer for your products?
Naturetech comes with a 15-year warranty on the paint finish and 25-years on the substrate.
VulcaLap WOOD and RAL finishes offer a 10-year warranty against fade. Cleaning recommendations must be followed to protect the warranty. Contact us if your project is near the sea so we can provide a specific warranty.

Client Testimonials

“We are so pleased to have chosen Vulcan Cladding Systems for the supply of their VulcaLap shiplap rainscreen, in mid-bronze anodised aluminium – which provides the longevity not achieved by timber, and successfully blends in so well with our home situated in a rural setting.”

Kevin

“From start to finish the customer service and interaction has been fantastic. From samples to actually configuring our requirements from PDF drawings they have been professional and precise. As for the product it is extremely good, it’s easy to work with and gives beautiful finish.”

Richard

“Found Vulcan extremely easy to work with, high quality materials and it was no problem to arrange delivery to Skye.”

Dot

Low-Maintenance Cladding Systems

Need inspiration? Take a look through our project galleries to view our completed projects. We supply our cladding systems to installers throughout the UK and occasionally oversees.

Naturetech Composite Timber Cladding

Pre-painted composite weatherboard cladding in a range of exclusive colours. 15 year warranty on the paint finish to give you complete piece of mind.

VulcaLap A1/A2 Aluminium Cladding

Available in 2 styles of Tongue and Groove (T&G) board, and traditional Shiplap. VulcaLap exploits the superior performance of lightweight aluminium extrusions.

GRP Cladding Panels

The versatility and innate properties of GRP make our range of cladding panels ideal for many applications across all market sectors.