Global Operations

Asia 24% revenue

Commissioning of a new line in Xiaogan was finalized in 2016

  • A joint venture agreement to develop the Indian market was signed in 2016.
America 46% revenue
  • The Group invested in new equipment for the plant in Caribou, ME, to increase capacity for growth.
  • The Group opened a new facility in Ashland, VA in March 2016.
  • The Group opened a new plant in Mequon, WI for seal in December 2016.
  • The Group acquired TEM, a specialist filter manufacturer for the microelectronics industry in December 2016.
UK and Europe 29% revenue

Additional Bioscience capacity is being installed in Wrexham.

  • Increased aerospace capacity was installed

Key:

  • Microfiltration
  • Metals Filtration

Investing in our geographic operations to support our growth and the markets we serve. Our strategy is to expand geographically to support our chosen markets.

Resources and relationships

Operating in close proximity to our customers helps us optimise our positions in major supply chains and is an important factor in developing solutions in partnership with our customers.

Experience in particular markets or applications is valuable in building customer confidence. Domain knowledge is important, as is deciding where to focus resources.

Financial Calendar

Half year 2017 period end

31 May 2017

Payment date for dividend

02 Jun 2017

Half year 2017 results announcement

27 Jun 2017