Athlone Extrusions Ltd is a privately owned, independent thermoplastic sheet extruder and compounder. The modern manufacturing facility is located in the town of Athlone, Ireland.
A factory space of some 14000 sq. metres houses the extrusion division consisting of fourteen sheet and film lines, all with co-extrusion or multi-layer capability, and the masterbatch and compounding division, containing seven compounding extruders. The plant capacity is currently 28,000 tonnes p.a.
Athlone Extrusions Ltd. has sales offices in Ireland, England and the Netherlands and exports to over 40 countries worldwide.
Since its foundation in 1971 the company has had an impressive growth record. This has been achieved through continuous investment in the production facility to expand capacity and improve efficiency through technical innovation.
The principle objective of the company is to provide a reliable, customer friendly service providing bespoke sheet sizes, colours and finishes in a wide variety of styrenic polymers to small and large consumers alike. Key to our success has been the in-house colour-matching and compounding facility which has helped us reduce lead-times and costs and enabled us to offer fast turnaround from colour assessment to order delivery.
Today the company is a major supplier to many industry sectors including building, sanitary ware, automotive, screen-printing, packaging, white goods, electronics and point of sale and display. The company's strong research and development capability is focused on new product development and technical support in conjunction with both our customers and our suppliers.
Athlone Extrusions has forged strong relationships with the major multi-national polymer suppliers over the years and continues to offer top quality materials in a state of the art manufacturing facility with due care to environmental requirements. The company's well-trained, dedicated staff of 180 employees is committed to delivering quality products on time every time.