Established in July 2001, and from our roots as an F1 supplier, is a world class manufacturer of tooling and lightweight component solutions to a global market. Our reputation for excellence has been built on years of engineering expertise and dedication to dynamic working practices, to supply an innovative, industry-leading service.
We have proudly developed a market-leading position in the UK premium automotive, F1 and motorsport sectors, with a rapidly growing share of the UK and European high-volume automotive, defence, aerospace, marine and industrial markets. Our business has an enviable, blue chip customer base, with which we have developed long-standing, trusted relationships.
Formaplex strive to exceed customer expectations by continuous investment in people, equipment and the supporting infrastructure. Over recent years, we have invested £15M in operating assets. Over 400 skilled personnel are employed at our ‘state of the art’ production facilities, which boasts an extensive plant list, including 44 5 axis and 3 axis CNC milling machines and 16 injection mould presses.
Quality Management Systems are an integral part of the whole group business, encapsulating all aspects of the manufacturing process. We are certified to ISO 9001, UKAS, TS 16949; AS9100C and VW FORMEL Q, which is a testament to our commitment of supplying quality assured products.
With our market share steadily rising, we have grown from strength to strength, achieving a record turnover of £45.3M for 2015. A new investment plan is in place to increase production capacity and to support our future growth.
We thank our customers and suppliers for their support, and our employees for their hard work in making Formaplex what it is today.