Vacuum Forming

Plastic Mouldings Northern leading vacuum forming specialist in the North East

Regardless of size or volume, Plastic Mouldings Northern are committed to offer A-Level service and quality. Wherever your Vacuum Forming product is large or small, complex or simple, low or medium volume, Plastic Mouldings northern has the expertise to ensure you receive top quality.

What is Vacuum Forming?



Vacuum forming, or thermoforming is a general term used to define the manufacturing process which a plastic sheet is subjected to a define temperature and then moulded to a 3-dimensional shape by using vacuum and compressed air.

The significant benefits from Vacuum Forming:

  • Freedom of design – simple conversion of flat plastic panels to complex 3D components, improving product image at a minimal additional cost.
  • Aesthetically pleasing – Products can be moulded from pre-coloured, textured plastic with a high-quality finish, enhancing your brand.
  • Fast and cost effective start up – through prototyping, low volume production batches and full-scale production.

Our expertise in Vacuum Forming Products

Our team can create Vacuum forming product up to a maximum size of 3500mm x 1500mm x 600mm in a wide range of colour matched sheet material ranging from 0.2mm to 15mm thickness.

Our Materials specifications include ABS, Acrylic, APET, ASA, ESD, HIPS, HDPE, PVC, Polycarbonate, Polypropylene, PETG, Polystyrene, Fire Retardant Material, PMMA & VCI.

Why Plastic Mouldings Northern?

Operating from our site in South Church since 2002, Plastic Moulding Northern offer top quality product at realistic price, always offering excellent customer service.

With over 100+ years of combined experience in manufacturing specialist plastic vacuum formed products to enables us to assist all potentials customer and their opportunities, regardless of the size of the project.

Example Project

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Finished Product

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Plastic Mouldings Northern Ltd
Unit 4. Longfield Road
South Church Enterprise Park
Bishop Auckland
Co Durham
DL14 6XB
Phone: Tel: 01388 777 700
Fax: 01388 777 733