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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.

All Tufcot products including bearings, wear rings, wear pads, custom parts etc.

What is Tufcot®?

Tufcot® is a composite 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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Tufcot Services

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Tufcot FAQ's - Tufcot Office

Frequently Asked Questions

Check out our FAQ’s where we answer a wide range of questions for you!

Still have a query? Don’t hesitate to get in touch today!

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Tufcot Engineering Ltd - Our History - Tufcot Factory

About Us

Tufcot was founded in 1981 and continues to grow today!

The company’s success is down to its ability to :

  • Supply a rapid turn round of products
  • Offer a wide range of bespoke bearings
  • Guarantee a high quality, high value product

Find out more about us including all about our rich history, vacancies within the Tufcot team and more!

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Company Brochure

At Tufcot we have put together a useful Brochure for our customers,

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.

We are always happy to help!

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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


Tufcot Partner Teknik Produkter Logo

Our company, Teknikprodukter, has been working for many years with Tufcot® and we have several success stories from using the material.

We have applied the material in iron ore wagons up in northern Sweden, which tells a little bit about the kind of environments it could be used. Tufcot® has also been mounted in cold rolling mills and replaced several metal applications.

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Jos marine logo - testimonials

As a key customer we are happy to inform you that Tufcot introduction in this country has been welcomed and making inroads.

We are enthused to know from you various applications in several sectors and with our present background in this country we are confident of applying Tufcot as a most acceptable tech-product in various sectors.

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All Seal logo

Allseal in Cape Town South Africa have been dealing with Tufcot for a few years now. The advice and service is fantastic and when we have required items urgently from Tufcot, things happened very efficiently.

We needed an item for a marine application earlier this year and from start of manufacture to us delivering the item in Cape Town it took 3 days!

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Recent News

  • Tufcot Hydraulics Blog Post Banner

Tufcot Composite Materials in the Hydraulics Sector

Tufcot has been operating in the Hydraulics sector for over 35 years. The high volume production of Wear […]

  • Sheffield Business Awards 2017 Finalist Logo

2017 Sheffield Business Awards Shortlist

To celebrate another exceptional year, a year where Tufcot are once again on target to have our best […]

  • Quality at Tufcot

Quality Starts at the Top at Tufcot

Quality means a lot of things to different people and can very much depend on the context.

To us […]

Tufcot Starts to Develop Structural Applications Documents

Since 2016, Tufcot has been working behind the scenes to bring forward new applications and references from a […]

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!

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