Paul Gilbert

queen's award for enterprise parachute development team
21st Apr 2022

Heathcoat Fabrics recognised with Prestigious Award

Heathcoat Fabrics has been recognised with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for Innovation, announced by the Government today (April 21, 2022). The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are the most prestigious business awards in the UK. The…
Early Pay Award for all Heathcoat Staff
18th Apr 2022

Early Pay Award

Heathcoat Fabrics responds to rising cost of living with early pay award Pay rise of almost 10% for lower paid staff – and all staff see wage rise of 6.2%   A YouGov poll earlier this year suggested British…
unique new Outaskin ballistic liner textile by Heathcoat
15th Oct 2021

New Ballistic Liner Hits The Mark

Heathcoat launches new lightweight ballistic liner textile woven with high-strength Spectra® fiber   A unique ballistic liner textile incorporating the strength of Honeywell Spectra® fiber has been launched by Heathcoat Fabrics at Milipol Paris, the leading event for…
Pbi Gold from Heathcoat
30th Jul 2021

Tune in to Heathcoat PBI

Fire brigades from all areas of Yorkshire will soon be wearing new turnout gear featuring Heathcoat’s trusted PBI Matrix fabric. Yorkshire’s Firefighters are the stars in a new BBC Two programme following the West Yorkshire brigade…
Closing the loop on polythene packaging
30th Mar 2021

Closing The Packaging Loop

As part of our sustainable manufacturing commitment, we are repeatedly looking for ways to further improve our environmental sustainability. Our latest focus has been to review the sustainability of the packaging we use. A key company…
Delivering a soft landing on Mars
19th Feb 2021

Delivering a soft landing on Mars

20:55 on Thursday 18 February marked another fantastic achievement in the story of Heathcoat Fabrics’ journey into space. That was the time the Perseverance rover – Mars2020 mission – landed on the red planet. Perseverance…
Targeting carbon emissions
30th Nov 2020

Targeting Carbon Emissions

As a sustainability-minded business, we are playing our part in local, national and international efforts to reduce carbon emissions. Following the installation of over 2200 solar panels and the refurbishment of our hydro turbine in…
Bottle flake, PET bottles being recycled for new Spacetec® spacer fabric by Heathcoat Fabrics
5th Nov 2020

Recycled Bottles Make New Spacer

Our latest Spacer fabric is made from recycled bottles! Thanks to current recycling technology, plastic bottles can be turned into new eco-friendly textiles. Used plastic (PET) bottles are collected by places such as household recycling centres…
Superior Strength, Lightest Weight PBI
18th Sep 2020

Superior Strength, Lightest Weight PBI

Protection without compromise Heathcoat Fabrics has expanded it's Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) range with its newest development, Pbi PRO.  Strongest Pbi Pbi PRO is lighter than the current generation of strength reinforced Pbi products on the market, whilst offering…
Space theme design for kids, with built-in anti-viral protection
14th Sep 2020

Brilliant Face Mask Partnership

At Heathcoat Fabrics, partnerships are a key part of our business strategy. Usually, they are formed with customers to solve their individual requirement for a novel or tailored solution to their business need. A new collaboration…
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