The Plastic Works Vacuum Forming Company

About Us

The Plastic Works Ltd is a well established Vacuum Forming company based on the border of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire, in the district of Creswell. We pride ourselves on being professional yet friendly, have a rapid response time to quotations and relay realistic lead times for both prototypes and production alike. Through extensive technical and process knowledge, we strive to provide an unsurpassed service - achieving total customer satisfaction.

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Flexible, Experienced, Responsive and Complete Innovative Plastic Solution Providers!

From the initial design concept by the use of CAD (SolidWorks), rapid development & prototyping - through to production, our aim is to not only produce a high quality product, but also a cost effective one

We believe that through continuous improvement and a close informed working relationship with our customers, we get you to the market quicker.

The inexpensive tooling cost, rapid turn-around of product and the ability to produce very large parts make vacuum forming a very economically viable process in relation to other plastic producing processes like injection moulding.


Quality Assured


Because The Plastic Works Ltd is quality driven, your product will conform to ISO 9001: 2008 standards - which provides reassurance of quality and repeatability. We can provide material specification data sheets if required, ensuring that the material used is fit for purpose if stringent specifications need to be met including fire resistance, resistance to certain chemicals or conductivity.


Our Capability and Machine Types
  • Vacuum Forming Machines with formable bed sizes from 580mm x 480mm x 350mm, up to 2450mm x 1120mm x 600mm
  • 5 Axis CNC Routing capabilities – machineable size of 2400 x 1250
  • Conventional Routers
  • Line Benders
  • Roller and Punch Press and other ancillary equipment like Vertical and Horizontal Band Saws
  • Ultrasonic Welders


Environmental Policy


vacuum formingWe are an environmentally aware company, committed to using recycled materials when suitable and recycling whenever possible. Environmental performance is an important factor when assessing company suppliers, who will be encouraged to develop their own environmental policies and to gain approval to ISO standard.
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