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About Composite Reinforcements

Composite Reinforcements — a specialist distributor of reinforcements and raw materials to the UK & European composites industry

 

Formed in 1998 Composite Reinforcements has rapidly grown to become a leading supplier of reinforcements to the composites industry. The company has over 12 years of distribution experience, and a knowledgeable and accessible management team – experts in the use of reinforcements in composites.

Key Facts

  • A leading UK supplier of reinforcements. We sold over 10,000 tpa of materials in 2005
  • We are growing faster than the composites market — and 5 times faster than growth in UK GDP
  • Our staff have over 80 years combined experience in the composites industry

Milestones

  • 1999 Year of incorporation. Started trading from an Office in Bristol. Established Northern Warehouse.
  • 2002 Passed 5000tpa in glassfibre sales.
  • 2005 Head Office in Farnborough opened. Established new Midlands Warehouse and far eastern supplies of materials.
  • 2007 European Distribution Centre at Nazreth in Belgium opened.
  • 2010 Started supplying in the Asia-Pacific region with operations in Australia and China.

 

Our business is built on 2 main areas of activity:

 

1. Specialist distribution of raw materials to the composites industry.
We supply glass fibre, rovings, fabrics and chopped strand mat, as well as a wide range of other materials including additives, reinforcing fillers and release films.

 

2. Global procurement solutions for strategic customers.
We also provide single sourcing solutions for customers looking to obtain high quality, composites raw materials from anywhere in the world.

Fast, Flexible Service

We are a flexible, service-orientated company operating from a head office in Farnborough, Hampshire (south-west of London) and strategically placed distribution centres in Europe (Belgium) and UK (Midlands/North). Recently we have started trading in Asia-Pacific through operations in Australia and China.

 

Our aim is to build strong, long term partnerships with both Customers and Principals by providing the best service possible in terms of deliveries, availability of material, and technical assistance.

  • 2 - 3 day ex-stock delivery or overnight.
  • Quantities from single bags to full truck loads.
  • Guaranteed individual stocking arrangements if required.
  • Special packing and delivery requirements.
  • All our materials are from ISO 9002 quality approved suppliers.