Suppliers of Pipe & Drainage Systems, Valves, Bracketry & Associated Products
They key strength within our business are our colleagues. Due to the vast product ranges we supply, the importance of correct product selection and goods that are delivered safely and complete we highly value industry experience and therefore recruit the best.
Operating within the Mechanical, Public Health, Industrial and Process markets require us to stock and supply high quality branded products suitable for critical applications. We operate to ISO9001, ISO14001 and are registered under the Achilles® Supply Chain Management scheme.
Our transport fleet operate to FORS Silver and our vehicles are equipped with HIAB off-loading facilities complete with all the latest health & safety equipment to safely convey material to site. The lorries are specified with Euro 6 engines that meet the stringent London low emission zone standards.
Founded in 1907, Ashworth is recognised as one of the UK’s leading suppliers of pipe and drainage systems, valves and associated products into both the building services and process industry markets. We provide market-leading products from a network of strategically located branches serving all the major conurbations and surrounding territories.
We have approximately 80 colleagues working within the branch network and at our head office in Bolton, Manchester. The vast majority of our teams have had many decades industry experience which we see as a great strength to our business. The structure of the company is such that it takes only a couple of steps to reach the managers within the business who are all long-term serving industry specialists.
Due to the markets we operate in we have a limited supply chain of the leading branded manufacturers and suppliers to ensure quality of product and supply of materials.
We have long been established as a leading supplier to the mechanical services sector. We stock and sell all of the UK market leading brands in:
• Thermoplastic pipe systems
The above are for Low Temperature, Hot Water, Chilled Water, Steam & Gas applications
Data Centres, Centralised Plant Rooms, Commercial Offices, Custodial, Education, Hospitals, Health Care, Sports and Leisure.
We stock a complete range of market leading products including:
• Cast iron
• Thermoplastic pipe systems
The above are for Domestic Services, Boosted Potable Cold Water, Rainwater and Drainage applications
Hotels, Care Centres, Nursing Homes and High Rise Residential
Our range of products include:
• API/A106 HF pipe
• A333 low temperature pipe
• API 5L HFI pipe
• API 5L SAW pipe
• BS3799, 3000, 6000 PSI fittings
• BSI640/ANSI B16.9
• BS1560/ANSI B16.5
• ASTM A350 LF2 up to 24”
We have cutting and grooving facilities and are aware of the importance of mill certification
Power Generation, Marine and Off-Site Fabrication
In addition to our industrial product lines we also supply products for critical applications and where source of origin are crucial such as Western Europe.
The ranges include chemical resistant thermoplastics pipe systems:
• Dual Containment
• Chemical resistant drainage
Utilities, laboratories, Dosing, Chemical process, Oil and Gas
Our experience includes delivering major multi-million pound capital projects to programme where solutions are required to meet complicated logistics plans which can include managing multiple site locations and contractors in a safe and environmentally conscious process. In addition to supplying material we also offer in-house pipe cutting and grooving facilities up to 24”. Within the industrial market we also understand the importance of test certifications and we also procure products where source of origin is crucial within the specification such as Western European mills.
Some of our recent projects have included requirements for:
• The storage and delivery of vested products.
• Specialised pipe and fittings protection during transit.
• Management of large call off orders including liaising with third party fabrication sub-contractors.
• Packaging of export orders including heat treated pallets to ISPM-15.