Technical Design

Use our component design expertise to extend your in-house capability

Experienced people

Our team members have a wide range of skills over a vast array of manufacturing disciplines. Together we have more than 150 years of collective extrusion design experience.

Specialist advice

Our business development team and design staff are specifically trained in extrusion design and/or Computer Aided Design (CAD). They are always seeing and experiencing new ideas and techniques.

Latest CAD systems

We use SolidWorks 2016 and keep all our CAD systems up to date with the latest and greatest features. Our staff are continually trained so they are always aware of the current best practice.

Friendly, fast & free

We pride ourselves on providing a fast and friendly service. You can speak directly to a designer if you wish. Best of all, our design expertise is free, it's all part of our service.

Aluminium design
Aluminium extrusion design advice
Extrusion dies suitable for manufacture

Production ready?

We can review your design. Assessing suitability for various manufacturing processes and advising you of changes you can make to get the most out of your component.

Aluminium extrusion with thermal break

Material choices?

We can provide information such as the specifications and properties of materialsWe can provide you with guidance on the most suitable material to use for your component's end use.

Aluminium extrusion being drilled


We can advise on suitability and tolerances for fabrication. We can also assist you to find a finish that is suitable for your component's end use, including matching colour requirements.

Let us add value to your next project

Plastic extrusion thermal strip in between two aluminium extrusions

Value Engineering

We can help you maximise the efficiency and value of your design. Cutting waste, reducing cost, speeding up manufacture and improving overall finish quality.

Prototypes & Samples

We have a wide range of prototyping options available to help you confirm your design. From an in-house 3D printing service to a pressed sample run.

Colour Matching

We can colour match from any sample you provide.  If you need an exact RAL colour match we can help, whether its to match compound colour for plastic extrusion or the colour for powder coating.

Seen enough? Get in touch!

Whatever your query may be, our caring and friendly service team are more than happy to help. You can either send us a quick message or a detailed enquiry with drawings or sketches. We will get in touch with you as soon as we can, to discuss your requirements further.

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Opening hours

  • Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm
  • Friday 9am - 4.15pm