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About East Lancashire Platers Ltd

East Lancashire Platers Limited was established in 1946 as an electroplating company. Since then the company has built up a workforce with a wealth of experience in a vast range of aspects of metal finishing. A workforce which includes employees with over 30 years experience in this industry – 60% of whom have been with the company since 1985 – providing the expertise and knowledge upon which we have built up our reputation.

We can offer advice on our complete range of finishes and their compatibility with various metals and conditions.


We have worked closely with various industries, in particular the aerospace sector and are recognised as suppliers of the highest standard and quality with a reputation for providing a fast turnaround. As we are often the last in the line of processes we understand the need to meet deadlines and schedules.

We have an in-house laboratory and are equipped to carry out stress relieving and de-embrittlement.

In addition to our various electroplating processes we have a Non Destructive Testing facility with the expertise and equipment to carry out Fluorescent Magnetic Particle and Fluorescent Dye Penetrant Flaw Detection plus Acid Etch Inspection.