HISTORY

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Our History

Over 70 Years of Progress

1951

Established by the Turner family – initially as a pattern shop.

1951

1960

Formed as a dedicated pattern making business.

1960

1976

Brookhouse begin manufacturing jigs, tools and assembly fixtures for the Aerospace industry.

1976

1985

Brookhouse begin manufacturing composites.

1985

1995

Brookhouse begin manufacturing more significant military airframe components using autoclave.

1995

1997

Brookhouse undertakes more work on commercial aircraft composites.

1997

2000

Second manufacturing facility acquired in Darwen to support growth.

2000

2008

Kaman acquire Brookhouse Composites.
2008

2011

Kaman rebrand to Kaman UK & increases its capability offering the manufacture of composites along with metallics.

2011

2018

Integration of composite and metallic capabilities on one site.

2018

2021

Management buyout – equity backed.

2021

2023

Matthew Rossiter appointed as CEO.

2023

2024

New building planned July 2024.

2024
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