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Attwater Group

Tel: 01772 258245
Contact: Mr. Andy Goode –

Attwater Group is a Manufacturer of engineering plastics laminates electrical insulation and composite materials based in the North West.

Products include laminated sheet, tubes, rods, custom moulded parts, finished machined components and mica based materials under the trade names of Bakelaque. Technolaque, and Attamica.

As well as holding stock of a wide range of laminates, Attwater Group has the capacity to manufacture bespoke / proprietary laminates for special applications and to machine stock plastics materials to customer design.

The company offers a quick turnaround of sheet from their extensive stock and competitive lead times on non-stock items from their manufacturing plant in Preston.

Extensive in house machining capacity including CNC machining centres, CNC milling, CNC cutting, Routing, Turning and sawing to customer design including CAD /CAM capability. Backed by ISO9001 and AS9100 aerospace approvals covering development, manufacture and machining of composite laminates and tubes.

The Attwater range of laminated sheets includes Phenolic paper and cotton, woven glass reinforced phenolic, epoxy, silicone, polyester and polyimide.

A complementary range of tubes is available to customer requirements. Epoxy glass and epoxy carbon fibre tubes can be produced in lengths up to 3 metres.
A full machining, spray finishing and component assembly service is available for tubes.

The Technolaque range of high performance composites is designed for use in arduous applications, particularly where temperature resistance is important. A range of rubber faced laminates and composites for high performance sealing applications in oil and gas pipelines and Laminates with Static dissipative surfaces can also be supplied.

Whatever your insulation or composites requirements, Attwater are able to offer an unrivalled package of materials and services.

Attwater Group
Holstein Street