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Our Composite Service

Advanced Composite
Manufacturing Centre.

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Bespoke advanced composite centre specialising in engineered composite structures.

Facilities & Equipment

  • High temp curing ovens 9m x 5m / 1.5m x 1.5m x 2m
  • Large curing oven 6m x 6m x 3m
  • Both ovens extendable to adapt to larger projects
  • Silicone re-usable vacuum bag manufacturing equipment
  • 13,000 sqft dedicated to advanced composite construction
  • 8 tonne twin gantry crane
  • Autoclave ø 1.5m x 3.5m
  • Prototyping autoclave 0.6m x 0.8m
  • Assyst Bullmer prepreg & dry fabric CNC ply cutter
  • Climate controlled laminating area
  • Fully extracted trim shop

Specialist Manufacturing Processes

Highly skilled workforce utilising Prepreg & Infusion manufacturing techniques suited to each project.

Specialist OUT of Autoclave (OOA) processing knowledge.

CNC Patterns

  • 36m x 6m x 2.8m CNC machine on same industrial estate
  • Sister company but all contracts managed through Norco allowing for complete service
  • High accuracy 0.25mm over 8m
  • Patterns, jigs & direct tooling suited to each project

Composite Tooling

Tooling solutions to match requirements of each project

  • High temp prepreg
  • Metal coated tooling
  • Infused tooling
  • Integrated heating systems
  • Hinged tooling
  • Integrated drill bushes for accurate assembly requirements
  • Silicone re-usable vacuum bag production
  • Complete design service offered

At NORCO, our Composites Centre focuses on specialist manufacturing processes including pre-preg and infusion techniques on a project by project basis. Composite tooling solutions include high temp pre-preg, metal coated tooling and silicone vacuum bag production.

We offer our clients an unparalleled mix of high quality service, ground-breaking technological manufacturing and a complete composite moulding service.

Our Composite Capabilities

Operating from five sites with an overall capacity of 100,000 sq ft.

Our Composite Case Studies

Successfully meeting our
customers requirements.

Our Composite Customers

Working in partnership
with our customers.

Latest News

Find out what is
happening at NORCO.

New Investments and Expansion

New Investments and Expansion

Due to the success of our production of Princess Yacht’s canopies, we have installed a significantly larger spray booth, measuring 10m x 6m. This will allow…

NORCO July 4, 2018
New Brand - New Identity

New Brand - New Identity

There comes a time when a new approach is required and we felt our branding needed an update to reflect the diversification of the markets we serve and to stay…

NORCO May 24, 2018

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