history of mallatite
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 / Published in Mallatite News
Mallatite Plastics was formed in 1982 as a small plastic coating business and was acquired as a going concern by John Bowden in the mid-eighties. The business focus turned to the lighting columns and signposts in the late eighties, pioneering innovative products and new  coatings which were becoming available. Alliances developed with Dupont who were offering
World Highways Erskine Bridge 1170x878 - Brighter nights for Erskine Bridge
Monday, 04 September 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News, Media
Mallatite has supplied aluminium lighting columns and LED road lanterns as part of the Erskine Bridge Lighting and Electrical Refurbishment Project for Transport Scotland. The project has enhanced night-time driving visibility and reduced energy consumption by up to 80% through the use of dimming. The A898 Erskine Bridge is a 15-span cable-stayed box girder bridge
transcalm and tarmac roadhump - An end for traditional road humps?
Thursday, 17 August 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News, Media, Product News
Recently the government have told councils to ‘optimise traffic flow’ and scrap road humps. In the article, shared online at Highways Industry, ‘speed bumps could be removed from UK roads after Michael Gove, the Environment Secretary, told local councils to scrap them as part of plans to reduce pollution. ‘https://www.highwaysindustry.com/speed-bumps-could-disappear-from-uk-roads/.    Current tarmac road humps
Replacing Obsolete Signs - Replacing Obsolete Road Traffic Signs
Tuesday, 25 July 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News, Media, Product News
The Association of Road Traffic Safety and Management (ARTSM), have published their most recent guidance document, Sign Savings – Replacing Obsolete Road Traffic Signs. The document, available for download, explains that the statutory “savings” period for many signs revoked by the 1994 Traffic Signs Regulations has now expired. This means that it is no longer
dave franklin charity bike ride 3 1170x658 - Dave Franklin completes largest cycling event for The Christie Charity
Thursday, 13 July 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News
Dave Franklin, Project Manager and also a key member of our TransCalm design team, recently took part in a charity cycling event for The Christie Charity, cycling from Manchester to Blackpool. The event is attended by over 6000 cyclists each year and this year saw another great turnout. This was Dave’s first time participating in
Traffic Jet News - Mallatite welcome a brand new Traffic Jet Printer
Friday, 09 June 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News, Product News
More efficient. More competitive. We’ve just completed the refurbishment of our traffic sign production facility at our Oldbury site and are excited to introduce the Traffic Jet 1638X Printer and Mistral Laminator. The Traffic Jet prints the signs directly onto the reflective material making production more efficient, and enables us to offer you much shorter lead times.* This investment also allows for very
globalroadsafetyweek 2017 1170x585 - Fourth United Nations Global Road Safety Week
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News, Product News
We are currently in the middle of the Fourth United Nations Global Road Safety Week. The United Nations is an international organisation, that was founded in 1945. It is currently made up of 193 Member States. The mission and work of the UN is to take action on the issues confronting humanity, including peace and security,
Mallatite Traffex2017 Stand Visitors 1170x780 - Traffex 2017 a great success for Mallatite
Tuesday, 11 April 2017 / Published in Mallatite News
Thank you for visiting us at Traffex2017 This time last week we joined thousands of traffic professionals at our industry’s biggest event, Traffex2017, held at the NEC in Birmingham. For Mallatite, Traffex 2017 kicked off to a great start with many visitors making a beeline to our stand, G40, to experience our innovative range of
Mallatite Hen Durham 2017
Thursday, 23 March 2017 / Published in Mallatite News
HEN On The Road is taking place on Wednesday 29th March, at the Riverside Lounge in Durham County Cricket Club and we are looking forward to attending! Three of our experienced Sales Engineer’s, Leon Pennington, Steve Judge and Neill Curran will be heading to the exhibition. They will be showcasing our range of accessible Lighting
Mallatite Traffex2017 Main Stand 1170x780 - Meet Mallatite at Traffex!
Monday, 13 March 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News
With Traffex2017 less than a month away, we couldn’t be more excited! We’re well known for our extensive range of lighting columns and energy saving lanterns, this year will be at the NEC showcasing our innovative traffic management and safety products. We have a full range of traffic signs, bollards, VAS, pedestrian crossing and passively