Independent Composites are a specialist company, able to utilise and put into practice a variety of manufacturing processes using our extensive knowledge of composite materials. From a background initially based in the marine market, building and modifying yachts for the Whitbread Round the World race; manufacture of carbon masts for Admiral's Cup, America's Cup and Round the World Maxi-Catamarans. Based in the Underfall Yard in Bristol from 2002, we have been applying the knowledge gained from previous years in a variety of new fields including tidal renewable energy and industrial prototypes.
5-axis CNC routing, milling and machining of non-metallic materials up to 2500 x 1250 x 600 mm for custom moulds, jigs, architectural composites and the like. Having this facility allows IComps to work as a one-stop-shop, from CAD model to finished composite structure. This also gives us the potential to engage in the more secure…Read more
Production of CNC machined tooling for the oil and gas industry, from which 2-part matched casting moulds are produced. These are used to manufacture various cast polyurethane products, such as bend restrictors and bend stiffeners for worldwide use. Using a similar tooling production technique we also manufacture matched tooling for use in RTM (resin transfer…Read more
New build boat, spar, foils and components, along with repairs and refurbishments. Fully equipped workshop with: • Multiple vacuum pumps • Laser levelling equipment • Vacuum tables capable for the production of large bulkheads, application of veneers, sizes including: 1120mm x 2340mm 1120mm x 4780mm 1120mm x 7220mm 2340mm x 2340mm 2340mm x 3560mm Situated…Read more