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Composite Materials Manufacturer

We are the sole manufacturer of Tufcot® composite materials.

Tufcot® is a composite engineering material manufactured from synthetic fibres and thermosetting resins.

Tufcot® offers high strength/weight ratios, a naturally low coefficient of friction, self-lubrication & significant weight reductions.

We manufacture our Tufcot® composite material & deliver globally.

Tufcot has a competitive pricing structure combined with fast delivery times.

Please contact us on +44 (0)114 244 2363 or info@tufcot.com.

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What is Tufcot®?

Tufcot® is a composite Engineering material manufactured from synthetic fibres and thermosetting resins.

All grades of Tufcot® are available with solid lubricant incorporated.

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Composite materials manufactured and delivered globally


Tufcot is an international company and a specialist manufacturer of composite materials.

We manufacture our Tufcot® composite material and deliver globally.

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Market Sectors

View the Material Grades, Benefits and Properties of our products.

Our wide range of market sectors include Marine, Rail, Hydraulics, Hydropower, Oil & Gas, Mining plus many more.

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Company Brochure

There are currently two brochures for you to view: –

  1. Company Brochure
  2. Marine Manual

Contact info@tufcot.com with any questions you may have.

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Marine Sector – Case Study

Tufcot Engineering Ltd are proud to work with Scandinavian Friction as one of our Preferred Partners within the Marine sector.

They recently used our product as a solution to some of the issues you might expect when working in a marine environment, such as the ship building industry.

Find out more about the case study here.

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Associations & Memberships

Tufcot are proud to be members of a number of associations in the composite materials sector and the Sheffield area: –

Composites UK Trade Association - MembersSheffield Chamber of Commerce & Industry - MembersMade In Sheffield - MembersISO 9001 Accredited


Tufcot are proud to have achieved approvals from some very well respected sources including Knorr-Bremse and Lloyds: –

Knorr Bremse LogoTufcot Lloyds ApprovalTufcot Carbon Smart

Recent News

  • Tufcot Easter Charity Event - Cake for Sheffield Childrens Hospital

Easter Charity Event

On Wednesday the 12th of April, the Tufcot Team took an afternoon out of their busy work schedule […]

  • Techlan Award & recognition - Meet Tufcots supplier

Meet The Tufcot Supplier – Techlan Ltd

Background At government and corporate levels there is a sharply increased awareness of the need to minimise waste.  […]

  • Tufcot Increase Capabilities with 4 New Machines

Tufcot Increase Capabilities with 4 New Machines

Tufcot are pleased to announce the recent acquisition of four key pieces of equipment which will make a […]

  • Pintle and Pintle Rudder Bearings

Tufcot® is Lloyds Approved for Rudder and Rudder Pintle Bearings

Tufcot has invested heavily in order to achieve Lloyds approvals for the Marine sector.

Tufcot is an approved supplier […]

Advantages of Using Tufcot®

  • High Strength/Weight Ratio
  • Natural Low Coefficient of Friction
  • 1/6 Weight of Steel
  • No Harmful Toxic Materials
  • Excellent Bearing Material
  • Hard-Wearing
  • Low Rate of Moisture Absorption
  • Almost Any Fluid Can Be Used as a Lubricant
  • Easily Machined to Clients Exact Specifications
  • Can Be Produced With Fire & Acid Retardance Properties
  • Tufcot® Can Be Chemical, Radiation & Corrosion Resistant
  • Exceptional Dimensional Stability, Even in Wet Conditions

Contact Tufcot

Call to speak with a member of our team.

  • Phone: +44 (0)114 244 2363
  • Email: info@tufcot.com

Alternatively, visit our Contact Us page.

We look forward to hearing from you!