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Innotrans 2016

High performance fire protection material to debut at InnoTrans 2014

FabBloc60A, a high performance, lightweight fire and insulation barrier system designed to protect railway carriage flooring, will make its world debut at the InnoTrans 2014 Exhibition in Berlin next month. Unrivalled 60 minutes fire protection FabBloc60A stops the transfer of heat from its source to the underside of the aluminium decking or floor. In a […]


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Manufacturing group pledges future to Sheffield with £5 million development

The following article appeared on the Business Link website on 17th June 2014. An engineering group that has been in Sheffield for more than 150 years is pledging its future to the city with a £5 million redevelopment. Tinsley Bridge Group started in the 1850s manufacturing vehicle suspension springs. It now makes anti-roll bars for […]


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21st Century Manufacturing Facility – Contractors Begin Work

The 6 of May was a milestone day for the Group as work began on the first phase of a three stage plan to radically improve the manufacturing facilities and offices at Shepcote Lane. The first new building will take approximately 44 weeks to complete. The new building, made possible by funding and support from […]


Rail Stretcher Bars

Rail Stretcher Bars – World Class Quality

Tinsley Bridge Rail expects to begin shipping deliveries to Network Rail of a new design of stretcher bar in June for use on the UK rail network. Developed for greater safety, improved performance and reduced whole-life cost, the new design begins a national roll-out this summer. The new Tubular Stretcher Bars, which keep the switch rails […]


Success stories

Innovative suspension manufacturing drives growth

A video telling the success story of Tinsley Bridge’s contribution towards saving lives in Afghanistan has been produced by Innovate UK. Tinsley Bridge had been approached by BAE Systems to help with an urgent problem – the Army desperately needed to improve the suspension of its Warrior Infantry Fighting Vehicle at its increased protection weight, […]


1000 Companies To Inspire Britain

Tinsley Bridge – ‘a Company to Inspire Britain’

We are delighted to announce that the Tinsley Bridge Group has been included in the inaugural publication of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1,000 Companies to Inspire Britain – a list of the most inspiring and exciting small and medium-sized companies in the UK. The directory of 1,000 inspiring British companies was complied by leading sales […]


British Army Bulldog

Partnership helps build better army vehicles

It is quite literally an arms race. As insurgents make bigger bombs, the British Army needs stronger vehicles. That’s where Tinsley Bridge aims to help keep soldiers safe, in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University. The Sheffield-based company is working on steel materials that can improve the suspension and mobility while maintaining durability and raising height. […]



Sophie Jewitt on 7 months with Tinsley Bridge

Sheffield is full of interesting businesses going interesting places and Tinsley Bridge is one of them. I’ve certainly added some much needed youth to the company which is important in looking towards the next generation of people to work here! And I’ve hopefully increased the likelihood of TBG employing more graduates in the future. Read […]


Top 100 SME

Tinsley Bridge in the 2012 Top 100 SMEs listing

Tinsley Bridge were featured on a list of the regions top companies, published by the Star in November. Results of the latest Top 100 SMEs survey, carried out annually by leading independent accountants Barber Harrison & Platt and Star Business, were announced last week, showing Tinsley Bridge at 19. The 100 most profitable SMEs in […]