A little about us...
Tiflex Limited was formed in 1990 from an amalgamation of two well established companies, TICO and The Flexible Cork Company. Tiflex is part of the James Walker Group of Companies, which has a combined turnover of approximately £200 million. Tiflex was originally based in Hipley Street in Woking, Surrey, but since 2000 has had just one manufacturing site, based at Liskeard in Cornwall.
There are approximately 170 skilled people employed at the 99,800 sq ft manufacturing site, with a number of external sales people based around the country.
We undertake high volume production as well as the manufacture of bespoke items, many of which are designed in-house on behalf of our customers. Work is carried out on major projects throughout the world and almost half of our production is sold overseas.
Working closely with our customers, our polymer technologists work to develop solutions to a variety of engineering problems particularly those requiring high performance and product durability.
All Tiflex products are manufactured in a BSI registered factory operating a Quality Management System which complies with the requirements of BS EN ISO 9001:1994.
Our products and services
Pipe supports suitable for offshore oil and gas applications, Height adjustable machinery mounts, Machinery Mounting, HVAC, Anti Vibration and noise isolation products.
BSI Kite marked cricket balls suitable for top class cricket, a comprehensive range of men’s county and league cricket balls including multi coloured and the new pink cricket balls, dedicated ladies and youth cricket balls.
TIFLEX LIMITED are the sole manufacturer of Rubber/Cork Nebar Gasket materials and actively support the James Walker Group distribution network worldwide with current technical, application and availability advice for all our products.
Anti-slip boat and yacht decking, Teak effect decking, Cork decking, Anti-slip self adhesive grip pads, Marine adhesives, Treadmaster cleaner.
Industrial floor coverings complying to high fire retardant and low smoke emissions specifications, suitable for both underground and over ground applications.
Rail Pads for plain line and S&C applications, Under Sleeper Pads (USP), Under Ballast Mats (UBM), Stray Current Protection Mats (SCPM), Embedded Rail Strips, bespoke products and much more.
Laboratory Test Facilities
Tiflex has a state of the art technological laboratory, providing us with the facilities to conduct all of our own testing. Our products are sold into a diverse range of industries and regions of the world and we are required to meet many different industry and country standards. We pride ourselves on the high quality of products and are ability to meet and exceed the performance of competitors' products in the key benefits offered by the materials. Tiflex products are manufactured and tested to ensure that they can withstand even the most strenuous of conditions under which competitors materials fail. Part of the laboratory is dedicated to evaluating static, dynamic and impact performance, in addition to the general testing regimes to evaluate materials and processes in line with our company quality systems.
All of our products are supported by full commercial and technical literature and supported by a technical team to provide you with pre-contract and on-site assistance. Our experienced team will work with you to ensure the correct selection of product and will, where necessary, provide advice on design.
Research and Development
Tiflex are committed to a programme of continuous improvement, not only for our staff, but also for materials and the production processes involved in the manufacture of these products. Research and development is a fundamental part of the companies forward thinking plan and strategy, whilst being committed to developing new and innovative products for the future of industry.