The Avoca Group, was established in 1992 and has 2 divisions, both operating from Trafford Park in Manchester. This location provides us with excellent transportation links throughout the UK and mainland Europe :-
Avoca Services Limited
Since it commenced operations, Avoca Services has produced sewn gauntlet material to some of the world’s leading battery manufacturers. This operation has expanded significantly in recent years and currently has the manufacturing capacity to produce 15 million linear meters per year, making us one of the Europe's largest producers of sewn fleece material.
A recent major capital investment program has enabled us to commence our formed gauntlet operation, providing new opportunities for growth in the industrial battery sector throughout the world. Investment in bespoke state of the art technology provides new solutions to particular specialist demands that allow our customers to have continued confidence in our product and services, resulting in high repeat business.
Avoca’s non-woven gauntlets are suitable for both wet and dry filling operations and are tailor-made to meet the individual requirements industry wide within the pluritubular positive plate retainer market.
Avoca Technical Limited
Avoca Technical is a key supplier and converter of industrial textiles to the furniture and bedding industry. Working closely with customers to develop new applications and also provide sourced material solutions, Avoca has achieved considerable growth and has attained significant migration into other market sectors.
Successful supplier partnerships both domestically and overseas have enabled us to expand significantly, generating new opportunities for growth and providing exciting innovative solutions to meet our customers needs. Our sales staff will provide technical advice and support, specific to each of our customers, ensuring the most appropriate fabric solution to individual requirements.
Working closely with our partners, Avoca has developed a wide range of high quality woven and nonwoven fabrics, including spunbond fabric, pocket sprung cloths, needlepunch materials, texture polyesters, cottons and poly cottons. Many of these products are available with different finishes, including Fire Retardant Treated, Laminated, Hydrophobic, Hydrophilic, Antimicrobial, UV Stabilized and Isotropic
Both companies are accredited with BS EN ISO 9001:2015 & BS EN ISO 14001:2015. This quality & environmental standard compliments Avoca’s continued drive for customer focus. Our aim is to always provide quality products with superior service whilst reducing our environmental impact. Our Quality & Environmental Policy commits us to a continuous improvement programme aimed at maximising customer satisfaction through internal audits, supplier evaluation and effective staff training, whilst also considering how we can reduce the waste we produce and the energy we use in production.
Producers of Sewn Gauntlet Material for Battery Manufacturers
Textile Suppliers to Furniture & Bedding, Apparel, Construction and Automotive Industries