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We are pleased to announce that in June 2017 Rubbernek received a plaque from Cummins for being awarded with the status of Category Partner at the end of 2016.

This status is in recognition of the continued and outstanding performance Rubbernek has shown in the areas of quality, on time delivery, cost reduction through engineering solutions and responsiveness.

Rubbernek has been supplying Fluid Power Fittings to OEM’s globally for over 50 years, the amassed experienced gained over this time is invaluable to our customers and has been recognised by Cummins with this awarded status.

Rubbernek would like to thank all of its staff who each play their own part in helping us achieve this level of continued performance.

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All of the staff at Rubbernek would like to wish Trevor Hall a long, happy and healthy retirement.

Trevor, a highly skilled manufacturing engineer, was instrumental in guiding and coaching Rubbernek’s young employees during the initial stages of their Apprentice Programme.

Trevor is pictured here with Liam McCleod (left) who has just successfully gained the Level 2 certificate in Engineering and the Diploma in performing Engineering operations, Liam is currently completing his apprenticeship on the CNC manufacturing section and Ryan Peake (right) who is currently working through the BTEC Engineering Level 3, Ryan is completing his apprenticeship as a Technical and Quality Support technician.

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Congratulation to Phil Grindrod who has recently retired from RFL after long service manufacturing our hydraulic and fluid power fittings.

Below is a photo of Phil on his last day stood in front of one of our new Ø52mm capacity sliding head machines.

Phil's planned retirement prompted the recruitment in 2015 of another apprentice to strengthen the Rubbernek team and to ensure the continuity of skills transfer.

Phil's knowledge and expertise will be greatly missed.

Good luck in your retirement Phil from all at Rubbernek Fittings Ltd!


Rubbernek are pleased to announce the signing of significant investment deal to purchase six new CNC turning centres to include additional 52mm capacity sliding head lathes.

Multiple axis sub-spindle manufacturing allows one hit machining with benefits of improved quality, reduced set up time, shorted lead times and competitively prices products. These machines will be used to manufacture complex non-standard hydraulic fittings and fluid power adaptors in one operation and set up.

For more information on what these machines can do you for you please contact our sales team.

The World Championships started on the 28th October 2015 , Amber stepped onto the fighting mats on the 30th, she was in the under 8's and it was mixed boys and girls.

Amber won her first fight 2-1, she lost her 2nd fight to the competitor who won her group 2-0 and then it was down to her last fight to claim 2nd place in the world under 8's, she was against a taller boy and she made sure she wanted to win and she beat him 2-0, she was presented with her 2nd place silver medal on the next day, standing proud on the podium with the national anthem.

She will be now representing the England squad this year on 24th-25th June in Germany for the 1st European championships.

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