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James Walker

Company Type
Manufacturing & Fabrication
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Company Snapshot
Company
James Walker
Headquarters
Woking, United Kingdom
Founded
1880
Company Type
Private
Company Size
1,001-5,000 employees
Regions
AfricaAsiaEuropeMiddle EastNorth AmericaOceaniaSouth America
Industries
Marine Renewable EnergyMaritime & ShippingOffshore Oil & GasOffshore Wind EnergySubsea Cables & Pipelines
Media

About Us

James Walker is a dynamic global manufacturing organisation that supplies a vast range of high performance fluid sealing products and associated knowledge-based services to virtually every sector of industry.Our activities range from research and development, product application, manufacture and supply, to plant monitoring, on-site maintenance and seal refurbishment. An intimate knowledge of the industrial plant and processes used by our customers worldwide enables us to solve their fluid sealing problems with best value systems designed to minimise total cost of ownership.

State-of-the-art skills in materials technology, particularly relating to elastomers, polymers, composites and engineering plastics, are central to our success - in addition to the core disciplines of high performance sealing technology and tribology.

Extensive expertise in the precision machining of exotic alloys for metallic seals, and tension control fasteners for bolted joints, positions us firmly at the forefront of these technologies. We therefore claim that our products and expertise help to keep industry worldwide running safely and efficiently year-in and year-out.

Our worldwide family of companies has 11 production, engineering, distribution and customer support sites in the UK, and a further 40 spread across Continental Europe, Australia, New Zealand, SE Asia, South Africa and the USA. At the local level, a close-knit network of James Walker companies and official distributors supplies our products and services to over 100 countries.

Highly developed e-commerce systems and logistics operations give customers the surety of supply they need. We also work in partnership with customers at all levels. The long-term contracts we forge with multinational corporations cover the requirements of their plants across many continents.

We maintain memberships and are represented on numerous influential trade associations and industry bodies. This helps us to influence future developments in the related industries and technologies, to the benefit of our customers worldwide.

 
Certifications & Accreditations
AMSA Australian Maritime Safety Authority Approved Training Provider
APPEA Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association
ASME S American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Power Boilers (S) Certificate
ASME U American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Pressure Vessels (U) Certificate
ASME U2 American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Pressure Vessels (Alternative Rules for Pressure Vessels) (U2) Certificate
CAA United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority
CHAS Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme
City & Guilds City & Guilds Approved Centre
EN 1090 Structural/Contsruction Steel & Aluminium Products
GWO Global Wind Organisation Accredited Training Provider
HSE United Kingdom Health & Safety Executive
IOSH Institution of Occupational Safety & Health
ISAA International Spill Accreditation Association
ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems
ISO 27001 Information Security Management
ISO 50001 Energy Management Systems
ISO 9001 Quality Management System
ISO/IEC 17025 Testing & Calibration Laboratories
ISO/TS 29001 Oil & Gas Quality Management
MCA Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) Approved Training Provider
MNTB Merchant Navy Training Board Centre Recognition
NATA National Association of Testing Authorities (Australia)
NEBOSH National Examination Board in Occupational Safety & Health
NOGEPA Nederlandse Olie en Gas Exploratie en Productie Associatie
OHSAS 18001 Health & Safety Management System
OPITO Offshore Petroleum Industry Training Organisation
PAS 99 Integrated Management Systems
RYA Royal Yachting Association Recognised Training Centre
SCC**/VCA** Safety Certificate Contractors (More than 35 Employees)
SCC*/VCA* Safety Certificate Contractors (Up to 35 Employees)
SCCP Safety Certificate Contractors for Petrochemicals
SCP Safety Certificate Personnel Leasing
UKAS United Kingdom Accreditation Service
UKSpill UK Spill Contractors Accreditation Scheme
ISO 9001 ● ISO 14001 ● OHSAS 18001
Memberships
AchillesAchilles FPALAchilles UVDBWindEurope
WindEurope (formerly the European Wind Energy Association - EWEA) is the voice of the wind industry, actively promoting wind power in Europe and worldwide. It has over 450 members, active in over 50 countries, including wind turbine manufacturers with a leading share of the world wind power market, plus component suppliers, research institutes, national ... Morewind and renewables associations, developers, contractors, electricity providers, finance and insurance companies, and consultants.

WindEurope coordinates international policy, communications, research and analysis and provides various services to support members'​ requirements and needs to help their development, offering the best networking and learning opportunities in the sector.

WindEurope analyses, formulates and establishes policy positions for the wind industry on key strategic sectoral issues, cooperating with industry and research institutions on a number of market development and technology research projects. In addition, the lobbying activities undertaken by WindEurope help create a suitable legal framework within which members can successfully develop their businesses.
Projects
Location:
North Sea
Project Capacity:
165 MW
Events
The Offshore Technology Days (OTD) Conference & Exhibition is where oil and energy professionals meet to do business, networking and share technical knowledge. OTD is Norways largest annual oil exhibition featuring more than 500 exhibitors, and attendees representing nearly 50 countries. As part of OTD you will also find the famous Octoberfest, ... Moregathering around 2,500 people, OTD students, Operators Corner, Contractors Market, Organisation park and the Petrolive conference.

OTD is all about business, sharing knowledge, expanding network alliances and skills.
Connections
Parkwind is a 360° renewable energy solutionist currently developing, financing, building, and operating offshore wind farms in Europe. Parkwind currently operates 552 MW offshore wind energy in Belgian territorial waters, and has a pipeline of an additional 554 MW in Belgium and Ireland.... More

Parkwind wants to contribute to the European climate and energy policy by combining all offshore wind energy activities of the Colruyt Group, Korys, and PMV.
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Phone
+44 1270 536000
Head Office
Lion House Oriental Road Woking Surrey GU22 8AP United Kingdom