Your Partner in Innovation

The nature of research and innovation means that it's only possible for us to stock most of the materials you need.

To provide all of the materials you need for science and innovation we also offer customized products to your specifications via our expert Technical Solutions team.

Whether you simply need a tighter tolerance on a standard product or a multiyear project where we will collaborate with you to develop new materials, new processing and deliver groundbreaking products, we can accommodate your requirements.

We appreciate that our customers' applications, processes and demands vary, and although our standard product may be perfect for one application, for another a higher purity or different dimension requirement, a bespoke solution is needed.

This is no problem for us, and it can start with a simple conversation. The sooner we discuss your requirements, the sooner you can get the best material for your application.  

Even if you feel that a standard product will work for your research phase it’s still worth reaching out to us to discuss production demands. We can discuss the suitability of that product for increased volumes and start helping you budget for production.

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75+

Years of facilitating scientific innovation
 

170K

Huge range of advanced materials

111

Countries served globally

ISO9001

Quality assured products

We offer the following services:

Materials Selection, Customizations and Development Services

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Bespoke Commercial Services

 

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Cutting Services

 

 

Machining Services

 

 

Rolling and Metal Foil Production

Analytical Services

 

Polymer Film Transformation

Custom Wire Manufacture

Custom Polymer Components

 

Custom Ceramic Components

 

Custom Single Crystals

 

Custom Metal Alloy PowdersCustom Metal Alloy Powders

Custom Metal Alloy Powders

 

Our Expert Technical Team

"Our technical team is on hand to discuss your needs and provide advice that balances the technical problem and commercial reality of your materials science challenges. Partnering with our customers to drive innovation, success and project delivery is our goal."

Dr Aphrodite Tomou, Head of Technical Solutions, Goodfellow

 

Our technical team is made up of materials scientists each with different areas of expertise, with many other members of our business having experience and backgrounds in Science, Technology and Engineering. Our customers value our ability to support every part of their technical requirements. 

 

Expertise – Solutions – Innovation - Responsive Support - Long Term Relationships 

We are incredibly proud to have played a small role in advancing the fundamental understanding of the natural world partnering with Particle Accelerators around the world, with the development of cancer therapy and groundbreaking fusion research. All through collaboration and providing customers with customized products. 

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Dr Aphrodite Tomou
Head of Technical

With a PhD and two Masters degrees in materials science and engineering, Dr. Tomou is backed by a team of scientists and engineers.

She assists our customers in finding solutions to even the most complex research problems, while aiming to bridge the gap between R&D and engineering. 

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Charlie Briggs
Technical Specialist

Charlie holds a Bachelors Degree in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Swansea.

Previously he worked in the manufacturing of polymeric devices, and uses this - alongside the experience he has gained at Goodfellow - to help with queries and ensure an effective solution is delivered to our customers.

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Qian Yang
Technical Specialist

With a Bachelor and Masters in Materials Science and Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Qian has a wealth of knowledge in materials, which he uses to support customers worldwide. 

Why Goodfellow?

  • No minimum order
  • Over 170,000 advanced materials: in one place, one of the largest range available globally
  • Materials selection, customization and development: from custom parts for prototyping through to production, and full product modification
  • Product services: machining/cutting services, rolling and metal foil production, analytical services to custom wire manufacturing, and more, we offer a full range of services to meet your needs
  • Free and fast delivery: Worldwide shipping and custom clearance, to your door. All orders are dispatched within 48 hours
  • Commercial arrangements: from call off orders, buffer stock, fixed and contract pricing and discounts for increased volumes, and more, with product traceability and compliance documentation
  • We help you innovate into the future.

*Conditions apply

Contact us today for a quote and advice

We will attempt to provide you with an offer quickly meeting all your specification and drawing requirements. We can also make recommendations and suggest design considerations that may improve function and reduce the complexity of manufacture (and therefore cost!).

Our team of materials scientists and engineers are also on hand to recommend materials and review required properties.

When you submit your enquiry to us, please tell us about the operating conditions of your component (temperature, environment, mechanical stress), this can help us better pinpoint suitability. 

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About Goodfellow

For over 75 years, we've been your trusted partner in scientific advancement, supporting researchers and businesses globally with high-quality advanced materials.

Our comprehensive catalog features over 170,000 speciality materials, forms and components, which are available from small research quantities to larger production requirements. We offer you fast dispatch and complimentary global delivery, ensuring an exceptional customer experience.