About Tufcot Engineering Ltd

Tufcot was founded in 1981, with the 3 directors; Len, Elvin and Michael, who at that time had a combined experience in the plastics and composite bearings field of over 40 Years.

The company has developed, but still retains its family firm characteristics and management style; and today employs over 30 people together with one of the founding directors, who is fully dedicated to the customer.

The company has seen growth by building a distribution of agents; and now supplies its components and bearings worldwide.

Tufcot Composite Materials Manufacturers

Advantages of Using Tufcot®

  • High Strength/Weight Ratio
  • Natural Low Coefficient of Friction
  • 1/6 Weight of Steel
  • No Maintenance

  • No Harmful Toxic Materials

  • Excellent Bearing Material
  • Hard-Wearing
  • Tufcot® Can Be Chemical, Radiation & Corrosion Resistant

  • Machined to Clients Exact Specifications

  • Low Rate of Moisture Absorption

  • Most Fluids Can Be Used as a Lubricant

  • Exceptional Dimensional Stability, Even in Wet Conditions

The Reasons for Tufcot’s Success

Tufcot are now major suppliers to the marine, automotive, railway and many other diverse market sectors.

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

The management believe that in order to continue this success they need to remain focused on supplying the customer with a first class product, underpinned by a first class service.

Manufacturing of Tufcot® Composites in Factory

Tufcot® Composite Materials

At Tufcot we offer a wide range of composites including:

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

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

Tufcot® offers the design engineer an attractive alternative to traditional materials used throughout industry for bushes, bearings, wear pads, and many more applications.

Tufcot® Composites Range

Tufcot® Material Grades

The Tufcot® range of resin systems can incorporate different additives and or fillers along with different fabric reinforcing’s to achieve the end product our customers require.

We currently have 4 main resin systems in use:

Tufcot Resin Systems

Tufcot® Properties

We currently have 4 main resin systems in use:

Composites are extremely versatile products that offer a wide range of properties. These properties can be applied to many different applications depending on the requirements of the user.

These properties can include:

  • Fire Retardant
  • Acid Retardant
  • Chemical Resistant
  • Corrosion Resistant
Tufcot Composite Resin Systems
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Our Services

We have a full range of machining services available, from Milling, Turning, Boring, Drilling and Finishing.

This ensures that any size, shape and application can be designed and manufactured to the clients exacting standards.

Our 6 Stages include:

CNC Machining - Tufcot Ltd

Market Sectors

We are proud to manufacture and supply many market factors in a variety of different industries!

Some of these market sectors include:

However, there are many more Other Market Sectors too such as agriculture, automotive, food industry etc.

Tufcot Manufacture for Different Market Sectors

Tufcot International

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

We manufacture our Tufcot® composite material and deliver globally.

To cater for our international customers, we have translated our brochure into a number of languages including:

  • Swedish
  • Norwegian
  • Japanese
  • Russian
Tufcot Supply Composite Materials Worldwide


We are committed to continuous improvement, material development, engineering design & investment in the latest technology in manufacturing.

With our network of international distributors and agents we can provide a complete and comprehensive customer service package which includes advice, help and solutions.

Tufcot Guarantee High-quality Composite Materials

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  • +44 (0)114 244 2363