1. William Johnston and Company Limited, based in Glasgow and with branches in Inverness and Kent, are a gasket and seal manufacturing facility converting sheet materials in a range of rubbers, PTFE, silicone, graphite, plastics,etc. into gaskets and other sealing applications. The company provides die cutting, CAD cutting, hand cutting, laminating and bespoke fabrication services for these materials which, although the main focus is on the manufacture of gaskets, are used in a wide variety of applications such as insulation, floor matting, mudflaps, snowploughs blades, etc.

    View William Johnston on Make Works here: makeworks.co.uk/companies/WilliamJohnstonLtd/

    Contact Sandy McEwen on +44 (0) 141 6201666 or williamjohnston.co.uk

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    Filmed by Vana Coleman | Edited by The Edinburgh Film Company

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  2. Adam Plastics are a plastic and acrylic fabrication business, based in East Kilbride.

    Adams Plastics form plastic and acrylic to clients specific requirements, they also supply sheeting on request. Production facilities include; oven drape forming, 3000mm CNC Machining, a 1200 x 600 laser engraving and diamond polishing. The company will work on bespoke pieces to larger scale production runs, typical clients are many of the UK leading retailers, hotel chains and shop fitters, as well as individual architects and designers.

    Contact Alan Johnston on +44 (0) 1355 574743 or adamplastics.co.uk

    Produced by Make Works

    Filmed by Vana Coleman and Ross Fraser McLean | Edited by The Edinburgh Film Company

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Plastic and Rubber

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This is a series of films produced by Make Works to document the use of plastics in local manufacturing across Scotland.
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