Who We are

ExMesh™ security solutions are manufactured in the UK by The Expanded Metal Company, a renowned specialist in expanded metal mesh solutions.

ExMesh™ offers innovative, certified physical security solutions to LPS 1175: Issue7 SR3* which can be used in target hardening to reinforce and improve existing security measures.

The ExMesh™ product range includes high security fencing systems, gates and additional metal mesh security systems such as cages.

ExMesh™ is used for the protection of staff and assets in sectors including critical national infrastructure, defence, prisons, utilities, education, healthcare and government.

Operating from a 25,000 sqm site in Hartlepool, The Expanded Metal Company is a leader and innovator in the development and manufacture of expanded metal mesh products and was the first UK fencing manufacturer to be awarded ‘Secured by Design’ status. It is committed to providing apprenticeships and developing a new generation of manufacturing and engineering specialists in the UK.

As well as the ExMesh™ security range, The Expanded Metal Company manufactures a wide range of expanded metal mesh products including architectural meshes, micromesh, foil, filtration products, ExPerf – a superior alternative to perforated metal – and walkways. You can browse and purchase hundreds of mesh products here.

The Expanded Metal Company offers a high degree of technical expertise and manufacturing abilities and supports contractors and end users at all stages of their projects.

The Expanded Metal Company also offers specialist capabilities which include roll forming, power pressing, shearing, plasma cutting, spot welding, press braking, CAD/CAM wire erosion, uniform cutting and drilling.

*Certificate No 731e to LPS 1175: Issue 7