Entries by Peter Gridneff

Choosing the right material

Selecting the right Plastic material for your product or application can be complicated to say the least. Here at WKH GROUP we have decades of experience of industrial plastics and their uses , and with our sister company ATEX MATERIALS INTERNATIONAL we now have stocks of the most specialised of ranges of plastics. to see […]

Easter Closing Times

We are closed from Friday 19th April 2019 – Friday 26th April 2019 Re-Opening Monday 29th April 2019 @ 8.30am Martin will be here to take any enquiries whilst the shop floor will be closed for the Easter period. If you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us. Wishing you all […]

Career Opportunities At WKH Group

Trainee sales executive There is now opportunity for a self motivated individual to join our sales team. This is a full time permanent position, with full support and training given.   For further details please contact wkh-accounts@btconnect.com

Focus on Polypropylene / PPC

Polypropylene is the most versatile of all industrial plastics , especially for fabrications. With a service temperature of minus 5 to plus 100 deg C and excellent chemical resistance it hits the spot on most industrial plastics fabrications. One of the hardest and stiffest polyolefine make Polypropylene great for Chemical Tanks / Dosing Cabinets / […]

Job vacancies with WKH Group

We currently have several job vacancies General Manager with Engineering ExperienceTo have own ideas on creating new business. Good leadership & man management skills. To work alongside our Sales Director. Full Time position. https://www.totaljobs.com/job/manager-of-engineering/the-smart-list-job81107543 Fabricator of Industrial Plastics Experience in plastics would be an advantage, but a metal fabricator could be trained to work with […]

Focus on choosing the right materials

  WKH Group can help guide you through identifying the best industrial plastics for your requirement, our experience in the machining and fabrication of a wide range of plastics can be called upon to help you make the right choice. We maintain good levels of stock including specialist and performance plastics,  samples are always available […]

Focus on ATEX materials and fabrications

Did you know that we are now able to produce fabricated solutions using ATEX compliant materials. Please see the examples below and call us on  0113 239 1909 to discuss your specific requirements.             *Conductive / antistatic PTFE ( carbon filled ) in rod / block and sheet form.   *Conductive […]

Cleaning Compatibility Testing of Materials

Here at WKH we now have a designated area for compatibility testing of certain materials, mostly clear Polycarbonates and Acrylics ( including ATEX complying PC 350 / AC300 & Lead Acrylic H8 to H70 Radiation resisting / shielding ) with Bonding and cleaning products. This is useful for customers who need to be confident about […]

CNC Machining of Elliptical Glove Ports

We can bond cast acrylic elliptical glove ports to lead filled acrylic ( H8 to H70 ) and to lead filled glass, taking into account any thermal expansion issues .   Videos below show CNC machining of elliptical glove ports.       REMEMBER we have good lead times on all machining of industrial plastics, […]

Polyethylene HD 500 grade Seal housings

WKH GROUP  Are always looking for new products / technology and techniques to help our customers achieve the best possible results for their engineering requirements. IE . Polyethylene HD 500 grade Seal housings can now be produced at over 150 mm long by 1250 mm diameter this is due to the item being machined in […]