Our Philosophy: The FloPlast Way

Founded in 1991, FloPlast is a well-established manufacturer and supplier of Plastic Building and Plumbing systems to the UK construction sector. The company originally specialised in Roofline products with an extensive range of Rainwater systems and PVC-UE Cellular Foam Fascia, Soffit & Cladding systems that provide maintenance free solutions to both domestic and commercial buildings. In addition, the Company has over many years developed an extensive range of Waste, Soil, Underground Drainage and Hot & Cold plumbing systems, which it supplies to Builders and Plumbers Merchants, Groups and DIY outlets.

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Our History

  • 1995
    1991

    Company Incorporation

     

    1991 -1994
    Rented premises in Sittingbourne

  • 2003 1991
    1995

    Howt Green, Sittingbourne

     

    Acquired old BT Engineering works on 1.6 hectare (4 acres) site in 1994.

    Buildings renovated with new additions.

  • 2005 1995
    2003

    Eurolink Business Park, Sittingbourne

    Acquisition and development of 5 hectare (12 acre) site from 2000
    Development of over 18,500m2 (200,000 sq.ft.) manufacturing, high-bay warehousing and offices to date.

  • 2006 2003
    2005

    “Cast Iron” Style Rainwater Systems Launched

    Half Round and Niagara “Cast Iron” style rainwater systems introduced, complimented by 68mm Round downpipe and fittings.

  • 2007 2005
    2006

    FloDrain Channel Drainage System Launched.

    KM 501316 achieved for Rainwater Systems*

    *Excluding Miniflo and “Cast Iron Style” Rainwater Systems

  • 2008 2006
    2007

    First Major International Exhibition Attended

    First major international exhibition attended – Batimat, Paris

  • 2009 2007
    2008

    FloFit Hot & Cold Plumbing System Launched

    Rainwater and Cellular Guarantees

    New online facility launched to register Rainwater & Cellular Installation Guarantees made available on our website.

  • 2010 2008
    2009

    Achieved Internationally Recognised Accreditation

    ISO 9001
    FloPlast achieves ISO 9001-2008, Quality Management System (QMS) certification.
    ISO 14001
    FloPlast achieves ISO 14001-2004, Environmental Management System (EMS) certification.

  • 2011 2009
    2010

    FastrackCAD Launched

    Product images in both .dwg CAD files and .pdf made available to download for our customers’ architects and designers.

    KM 544331
    Floplast Plastic Piping Systems for Soil & Waste (PVC-U) achieve BSI Kitemark KM 544331 certification.

    KM 548614
    Floplast Plastic Piping Systems for Soil & Waste (ABS) achieve BSI Kitemark KM 548614 certification.

  • 2013 2010
    2011

    FloPlast Achieves Milestone 20 Years of Business

    BSI Kitemarks achieved for Soil and Underground systems:

    KM 563460 – Solid Wall Soil
    KM 543463 – Foam Soil Pipe
    KM 572704 – Foam Core Soil
    KM544332 – Underground Fittings
    KM 563461 – Underground Solid Wall
    KM 563462 – Underground Foam Core

  • 2014 2011
    2013

    StormSaver Rainwater Harvesting System

    StormSaver was added to FloPlast’s extensive portfolio of products under the ‘Ecoflo’ range.

    “Cast Iron” Style Guarantee

    FloPlast offer a 20 Year “Cast Iron” Colour Guarantee across all of our “Cast Iron” Style Rainwater and Ring Seal Soil systems.

  • 2015 2013
    2014

    FloPlast Achieve OHSAS 18001 Accreditation

    OHSAS 18001
    FloPlast achieves OHSAS 18001-2007, Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSAS) certification.

  • 2016 2014
    2015

    FloPlast Achieves ISO 50001 Accreditation

    ISO 50001
    FloPlast achieves ISO 50001-2011, Energy Management System (ENMS) certification.

  • 2017 2015
    2016

    FloPlast Achieves Milestone 25 Years of Business

  • 2016
    2017

    Bingham Road, Sittingbourne

    Development of distribution facility scheduled for completion in 2018.

    Products are now available as BIM Models and Families

    ISO 9001
    FloPlast achieves updated certification for ISO 9001-2015 (Quality Management System).

    ISO 14001
    FloPlast achieves updated certification for ISO 14001-2015 (Environmental Management System).

     

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