Tufnol in Australia


The mineral-rich country of Australia is a long term export market of Tufnol, with its prolific mining industry which represents 9% of GDP. Together with its important shipbuilding sector, Australian industry is a fertile market for our engineering plastics and resin based materials which are a byword for safety, quality and durability.


At Tufnol we fully appreciate the importance of safety in the Australian mining industry. This safety critical industry can rely on the dependability and quality of Tufnol laminates which possess a unique combination of properties including strength, light weight and dimensional stability.

We have highly developed materials with advanced resin formulations that result in controlled flammability, good resistance to ignition, and excellent low smoke and toxicity values.

Marine Industries

Tufnol’s high resin content components are used across the spectrum of the marine sector, from bearings for small leisure craft to ocean going cruisers and work boats. As one of the most important industries in the Australian economy, the ship building industry relies on the expertise of Tufnol, as we can advise on as well as supply the high resin content components that are essential for reliability and durability.


At Tufnol Composites, quality is our bond and an integral part of our culture. Our quality systems are routinely subjected to scrutiny by a number of independent inspection authorities and major international companies who rigorously audit our ISO 9001 and AS9100 accreditations.

Our Australian customers

Our customers in Australia are confident in our experience and reliability, knowing that our export sales department can be relied upon to deal competently with all country-specific documentation to ensure that goods arrive promptly at their required destination.

Tufnol's global market

Since its early beginnings Tufnol has been exporting its versatile range of products around the world and today our business is truly international. Every day we are despatching consignments to customers from a wide range of industries in all corners of the globe.

Australia is very much a focus of our international trade and we are always looking to find new, exciting applications and opportunities for our products. Please see our Contact Page for ways of getting in touch with us ………


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