In 2004 BIT, purchased the Hawker Pacific metals business, as they moved more toward aircraft components.
The Racetech Steel division of British International Trading P/L has become one of the main stock and service activities of the company until a decline from 2004-2007. In late 2007 Hi Tech components Pty Ltd. made an offer on the steel side of B.I.T. and subsequently purchased the stock and goodwill. With a new focus on customer service and availability of hard to find sizes, we set about growing the business and in 2011 moved to our state of the art facility in middle of Eastern Creeks booming motorsport hub.
Today Racetech Steel has increased the stock levels to become one of, if not the largest stockists of 4130 Chromoly (chrome moly) and CDS Mild Steel in Australia.
Most recently, Racetech Steel has branched out to meet the demand of the motorsports and aircraft industries by taking over the Pro-Tools USA Australian distributorship in March 2017. We now stock one of the most versatile entry level tube and pipe benders on the market, The Pro Tools 105 Heavy Duty Manual Bender and a specific range of accessories as well as a large range of tube and pipe dies