Goodflex Rubber Company Timeline
Goodflex Rubber Company was founded by Managing Director Mark Dufty.
The first meeting was held on two chairs in the current visitor car park.
Installed the largest curing oven in the UK - measuring 9 metres in length.
Larger offices built on existing site.
Awarded significant OEM Bus Contract
£1m turnover achieved
Supplier to VW Group
Aquired roller business from Artel Rubber Company.
Planned factory capacity of 50% came onstream.
Acquired assests of Highbury Hose.
Supplier to McLaren 'Sterling Moss' SLR project.
Partner exhibitor wirh The Rail Alliance at InnoTrans, Germany.
Exclusive hose supplier to Aston Martin '177' limited run project.
Supplier to significant MOD land vehicle project.
Achieved ISO9001:2008 accreditation.
IMDS international Material Data System implemented.
Extended our capabilities by entering into washer-pump market with key new contracts.
Awarded significant contract with OEM Renewable Energy Company.
Installed dedicated Solid Works CAD desk.
Supplier to McLaren 'P1' hybird sports car project.
Launch of new Goodflex Rubber Company brand.
Implementation of new CRM system.
Restructuring of UK sales team in line with key capabilities.
Production capacity extended by 100%.
Exhibitor at high-profile European industry exhibition.