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NORCO September 6, 2018
Join Us At Advanced Engineering 2018

Join Us At Advanced Engineering 2018

We will be exhibiting on stand P103 at the NEC, Birmingham for Advanced Engineering 2018 on 31 October - 1 November and we invite you to join us. Building upon…

NORCO July 4, 2018
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 us…

NORCO May 24, 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 23, 2018
Flight Simulator 50th Milestone

Flight Simulator 50th Milestone

Our first completed RealitySeven full flight simulator was delivered to L3 Technologies back in March 2013 and we are proud to be celebrating the completion of…

NORCO April 11, 2018
Sustainable Composite Research

Sustainable Composite Research

James Starkey - a recent graduate of engineering at Southampton Solent University - has been working closely with our composite team for his research dissertation…

NORCO March 8, 2018
Princess Yacht Canopy Success

Princess Yacht Canopy Success

At the start of 2017 we began working with Princess Yachts to manufacturer Canopies for their V40 and V50 crafts. The immediate challenge was the high demand…

NORCO December 20, 2017
Quality Standards Update

Quality Standards Update

NEW QUALITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS We are pleased to report we have successfully made the transition over to the very latest ISO Quality Management systems…

NORCO December 6, 2017
One Blackfriars Canopies Take Shape

One Blackfriars Canopies Take Shape

We are nearing completion of the first two canopies to be installed on the prestigious new development - One Blackfriars - which is being constructed in London.…

NORCO November 24, 2017
30 Years and Standing…

30 Years and Standing…

It may be that the concept of a job for life has long gone for most people, but not in the case of Shaun Beauchamp and John Clapham. Both have just celebrated…

NORCO October 17, 2017
Steve Cox – Developing the Future…

Steve Cox – Developing the Future…

Steve Cox has joined NORCO Composites as Production Manager, charged with increasing productivity and improving operational practices. This is something Steve…

NORCO September 27, 2017
DSEI 2017 – The Aftermath...

DSEI 2017 – The Aftermath...

So, there we go… DSEI 2017 is over. Only another 714 days till the 2019 event! DSEI is a huge exhibition, the largest Defence sector show in the world, and there…

NORCO September 21, 2017
NORCO Success with Work Boats Contract

NORCO Success with Work Boats Contract

We are delighted to announce that we have been selected by Atlas Elektronik UK (AEUK) to build the fleet of replacement Workboats ordered recently by the UK…

NORCO July 6, 2017
Successful De-mould for Defence Sector Customer

Successful De-mould for Defence Sector Customer

We were happy recently to see a successful de-mould from the tool for a key defence contract we are working on. The project is scheduled to be completed in…

NORCO May 30, 2017
NORCO Targets DSEI 2017

NORCO Targets DSEI 2017

NORCO is targeting the upcoming Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) event in September to promote our increasing capability in providing lightweight…

NORCO March 9, 2017
NORCO acquires C&B Composites

NORCO acquires C&B Composites

NORCO, the Poole-based manufacturer of lightweight composite structures and GRP mouldings, has acquired C&B Composites. The sale, concluded earlier this…

NORCO November 11, 2016
Temperature Controlled Room for NORCO Caps a Successful 2016

Temperature Controlled Room for NORCO Caps a Successful 2016

NORCO, the Poole-based manufacturer of lightweight composite structures and GRP mouldings, has installed a new environmentally controlled room at its Aerospace…

NORCO June 9, 2016
NORCO Restructures for the Future

NORCO Restructures for the Future

NORCO, the Poole-based manufacturer of lightweight composite structures and GRP mouldings, restructures its business operations to take advantage of a growth…

NORCO April 26, 2016
NORCO and Sunseeker Raise the Bar

NORCO and Sunseeker Raise the Bar

NORCO Composites, the Poole-based manufacturer of composite and GRP structures, has been working with luxury yacht maker Sunseeker on an innovative ‘hardtop’…

NORCO March 30, 2016
NORCO Composites Deliver on Promise with Lightweight Tender

NORCO Composites Deliver on Promise with Lightweight Tender

Poole-based NORCO Composites has recently delivered the latest boat to superyacht tender manufacturer Pascoe International, who has chosen NORCO as its partner…

NORCO March 2, 2016
NORCO’s Green Credentials Shine Through with Green PEA

NORCO’s Green Credentials Shine Through with Green PEA

Poole-based NORCO GRP Ltd has recently become a member of the energy scheme Green PEA and invested heavily in green technologies to lower its carbon footprint…

NORCO February 12, 2016
Tooling R&D Programme Bears Fruit

Tooling R&D Programme Bears Fruit

A continuous three-year R&D tooling programme conducted by NORCO Composites, the Advanced Composites Division of NORCO GRP Ltd, and CNC specialists MouldCAM…

NORCO March 9, 2015
NORCO Tool Design for Wind Energy Project

NORCO Tool Design for Wind Energy Project

GRP and Composite moulding specialists, NORCO Composites has produced a “cutting edge” tool for leading wind energy technology company, Blade Dynamics. The…

NORCO February 1, 2015
NORCO Manufacture Innovative Footbridge

NORCO Manufacture Innovative Footbridge

The production of the footbridge was a result of a partnership between NORCO and Concrete Repairs Ltd. NORCO were contacted by the Civil Engineering firm to…