Our 2017 investment plan
We are pleased to announce that Barkley Plastics’ first part of 2017 investment plan has arrived! Our brand new 500T Engel moulding machine with robot has been added to our press range and been commissioned, to help support the manufacture of new automotive interior components.
Exhibiting at Automechanika 2017
We will also be showcasing our abilities at Automechanika Birmingham this June, the UK’s leading exhibition for the automotive supply chain.
The event provides a one stop shop to meeting the who’s who of the industry, discovering new technologies and seeing a packed programme of seminars and live technical demonstrations from industry experts.
Come visit us on stand 6D141 on the 6-8th June. Find out more
Barkley Plastics are a proud, founding member of one of the world’s first manufacturing collectives, the Midlands Assembly Network (MAN) which is celebrating 10 years in business.
Now the group is setting its sights on delivering £5m of new sales by the end of 2016.
Barkley Plastics flourishes after joining forces with other Midlands manufacturers
ITS TOOLS and parts – for car headlights to hospital kits – help make the world go round and in the process Barkley Plastics is forging a bright future for the British supply chain sector.
Barkley Plastics, based in the centre of Birmingham, are currently looking to fill the following vacancies in our injection moulding facility and Tool Room:
Experienced Tool Makers
Apprentice Tool Makers
Please contact us with a paragraph about yourself using the following link –
- Highgate-based Barkley Plastics partners with Drive West Midlands to raise profile of region’s automotive sector
- 13,000 visitors and over 750 exhibitors expected at Birmingham’s NEC for UK’s largest annual engineering exhibition
Barkley Plastics, based in Highgate, is uniting with support programme Drive West Midlands to highlight the region’s automotive expertise at this week’s Advanced Engineering UK 2015 (4-5 November, NEC, Birmingham).
The plastic injection and toolmaking specialist will take part in a delegation – comprising private sector companies from the West Midlands’ six Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) – to showcase its services and cutting-edge technology to the wider engineering market.
Barkley Plastics invest £500,000 on new equipment for mouldings for the new Land Rover Discovery Vehicle being launched 2016. The brand new Negri Bossi 650T has now arrived and is operational within the plant. Capable of 2.5kg shot weight and parts that are a metre squared, it is the largest machine Barkley Plastics has ever had. For more information click here to get in touch.
Barkely Plastics are featured in the Business Desk’s supplement about the future of Automotive and the opportunities it presents for the SME supply chain – See Article
One of Birmingham’s best-known manufacturers is on course to smash the £7m barrier for the first time in its 50-year history…and all because of an advert in the local newspaper.
Barkley Plastics, a plastic injection and toolmaking specialist, is celebrating the landmark anniversary in style after bringing a number of new automotive contracts home and launching its own line of PVC floor tiles called ‘Plasfloor’.
More than £600,000 has been added to turnover in the last twelve months, with 8 new jobs created taking the total workforce to 112, three of whom are currently completing their apprenticeships.