Tiflex Limited was formed in 1990 from an amalgamation of two well-established companies, TICO and The Flexible Cork Company. Tiflex is part of the James Walker Group of Companies and was originally based in Hipley Street in Working, Surrey. In 2000 Tiflex moved to a new manufacturing site based at Liskeard in Cornwall and employ approximately 170 skilled people on the 99,800 sq ft (9,272 m2) manufacturing site.

Our capabilities

We undertake high volume production as well as the manufacture of bespoke items, many of which are designed in-house on behalf of our customers. Work is carried out on major projects throughout the world and almost half of our production is sold overseas. Working closely with our customers, our polymer technologists work to develop solutions to a variety of engineering problems particularly those requiring high performance and product durability.

All Tiflex products are manufactured in a BSI registered factory operating a Quality Management System which complies with the requirements of BS EN ISO 9001:2015.


Tiflex has a state of the art technological laboratory, providing us with the facilities to conduct all of our own testing. Our products are sold into a diverse range of industries and regions of the world and we are required to meet many different industry and country standards. We pride ourselves on the high quality of products and are ability to meet and exceed the performance of competitors' products in the key benefits offered by the materials. Tiflex products are manufactured and tested to ensure that they can withstand even the most strenuous of conditions under which competitors materials fail. Part of the laboratory is dedicated to evaluating static, dynamic and impact performance, in addition to the general testing regimes to evaluate materials and processes in line with our company quality systems. PHP and ASP (Linux or Windows) if you prefer. We have excellent support and uptime – we can even migrate your current website to save you costs.


All of our products are supported by full commercial and technical literature and supported by a technical team to provide you with pre-contract and on-site assistance. Our experienced team will work with you to ensure the correct selection of product and will, where necessary, provide advice on design.


Tiflex are committed to a programme of continuous improvement, not only for our staff, but also for materials and the production processes involved in the manufacture of these products. Research and development is a fundamental part of the companies forward thinking plan and strategy, whilst being committed to developing new and innovative products for the future of industry.