About us

Who we are

Electrium is a UK based electrical installation equipment manufacturing and supply company.

Since January 2006, we joined the Siemens family and became part of their global network.

Electrium offers a broad range of Low Voltage installation products from a simple light switch to the main switchgear in an industrial installation. The company employs around 400 people in manufacturing operations in the UK and South Africa, and other markets, producing electrical installation products for the UK and international markets.

Electrium brings together four of the electrical industry’s most impressive and established brands, Crabtree, Wylex, Volex Accessories and Appleby.

Our leading brands have a combined legacy of over half a century and are renowned for their outstanding quality, safety excellence and excellent value for money. Specified worldwide, products are designed to satisfy the needs of specifiers, wholesalers, contractors and end-users in domestic, commercial and industrial markets alike.

Our Vision. Our Mission.

We aim to be recognised as a market leading manufacturer and supplier of electrical installation products, delivering outstanding customer satisfaction.

Our guiding principles are, to take ownership, to have integrity and respect for all, to value our customers, to do the right thing in the right way, to be proud of who we are and recognise that our people are the source of our power.

It is our mission to manufacture and supply product solutions to customers who can have confidence in our products and who always come back.

Our network of authorised distributors can be confident that the products they pass onto professional electrical installers are to the appropriate quality standards that our client specifiers expect. Assured from beginning to end.

Inspiring confidence

As a manufacturer Electrium has ownership and control of the product life cycle. Managing every stage, from concept, via deployment and onto launch. There’s a team of specialists in each product category.

These teams understand your requirements as well as the product standards and the wiring regulations.

We use our own design, engineering, text and verification facilities to ensure performance reliability, consistent product quality, and compliance with standards and regulations.

Whether the products are manufactured within Electrium accredited factories, Siemens factories, or authorised supplier facilities, UK test laboratories approve the products for you.


Choosing Wisely

With two UKAS accredited ASTA recognised test laboratories (RTL) at Hindley Green and Wythenshawe, and an approved verification process, Electrium can be relied upon to deliver proven products and assemblies that meet all the BS EN requirements.

We also have ISO 9001 accredited production facilities, dedicated R&D facilities, specialist product management teams, all focused on your needs.

Even when you want something unusual, Electrium offers its custom build service. Custom built products go through the same approved engineering design, build and testing processes.

Quality and Sustainability

Electrium is registered by Intertek as confirming to the requirements of ISO 14001 in respect of its activities in the design, manufacture test and supply of wiring accessories, circuit protection, FBA and other associated products.

ISO 14001 is a voluntary standard that companies such as Electrium operate and integrate with other standards such as ISO 9001 which is the international standard for a quality management system (QMS). Registered by Intertek to this standard, Electrium has demonstrated its ability to consistently provide products that meet customer and regulatory requirements.

We were also awarded the ISO 45001 Health and Safety international standard by the British Safety Council.

Where we can help you

With its commercial and domestic circuit protection, wiring accessories and cable management product portfolio, Electrium can service a wide range of applications in a variety of markets sectors.

From education establishments such as school, colleges and universities, to housing, both private new build, conversions and refurbishments. Retirement villages, nursing homes and medical facilities. Hotels, leisure and commercial buildings to industrial, manufacturing, warehousing and logistical facilities.

Electrium is at your service.

Management Structure:
Paul Fisher - Country Division Lead

Electrium Sales Limited. A Siemens Company.
Business address: Commercial Centre, Lakeside Plaza, Walkmill Lane, Bridgtown, Cannock, WS11 0XE, United Kingdom.
Tel: +44 (0) 1543 455000 Fax: +44 (0) 1543 455001 

Registered in England No. 2226729. VAT no: 479 9852 60
Registered Office: Faraday House, Sir William Siemens Square, Frimley, Camberley, GU16 8QD, United Kingdom.






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