White Horse Plastics

Key Milestones

1973  White Horse Plastics is founded in Oxfordshire by Rod Houghton & partners.

1992  A new business plan marks a shift to technical moulding.

1993  The company moves to Stanford-in-the-Vale, allowing scope for significant expansion.

1996  An in-house tooling facility is established.  ISO 9002 is achieved.

2002  ISO14001:1996 is achieved. 

2003  TS16949:2002 is achieved.   

2006  Construction of a third building is completed.

2016  white room moulding facility is constructed & ISO13485 is achieved.

2018  Rod Houghton retires and the management team buy out the business.

2019  A new business plan sets the objective to increase the tight tolerance medical portfolio.

2020  The Covid-19 pandemic dents automotive output but several promising new projects are started.

 

 

About White Horse Plastics

White Horse Plastics is a UK based injection moulding company specialising in the design and production of tight tolerance components and sub assemblies for the medical, automotive and UK Manufacturing sectors.

 

We are based in Stanford-in-the-Vale, close to the research laboratories of South Oxfordshire, run 30+ moulding machines in 20,000 square feet of space and employ more than 20 specialist engineers and operators.

 

In the two years since the management bought out the company, the new directors have committed to promoting the distinctive competence of White Horse Plastics, offering a growing number of UK & EU OEMs world class, small technical components.

 

We are committed to the lifetime development of our staff – many of us have worked for the company for over 20 years.  We are also committed to improving sustainability within our industry and work with a number of supply partners who offer recycled, renewably sourced and sustainable polymer materials.  Read more about sustainable options here.

Talk to us about your project.

White Horse Plastics

Unit 6, White Horse Business Park

Stanford-in-the-Vale

Faringdon

Oxfordshire

SN7 8NY

01367 710007

info@whitehorseplastics.co.uk

About White Horse Plastics

White Horse Plastics is a UK based injection moulding company specialising in the design and production of tight tolerance components and sub assemblies for the medical, automotive and UK Manufacturing sectors.

We are based in Stanford-in-the-Vale, close to the research laboratories of South Oxfordshire, run 30+ moulding machines in 20,000 square feet of space and employ more than 20 specialist engineers and operators.

In the two years since the management bought out the company, the new directors have committed to promoting the distinctive competence of White Horse Plastics, offering a growing number of UK & EU OEMs world class, small technical components.

We are committed to the lifetime development of our staff – many of us have worked for the company for over 20 years.  We are also committed to improving sustainability within our industry and work with a number of supply partners who offer recycled, renewably sourced and sustainable polymer materials.  Read more about sustainable options here.

Talk to us about your project.

White Horse Plastics

Unit 6, White Horse Business Park

Stanford-in-the-Vale

Faringdon

Oxfordshire

SN7 8NY

01367 710007

info@whitehorseplastics.co.uk