Facing COVID-19: Bay Plastics are supporting critical demand

During this unprecedented time, our client, North East plastic manufacturing and distribution company Bay Plastics, has responded to the urgent critical substrate and manufactured product demand for the many vital applications required in the fight against COVID-19.

In the last two weeks, the company has adapted it’s laser, CNC machinery, fabrication and assembly capability. They have been working around the clock to manufacture tens of thousands of protection screens to safeguard essential workers in the key supermarket sector, as well as over 40,000 medical face visors and specialist fabricated items for the NHS and healthcare sector, and developing a standard range of protection screens which can be quickly manufactured and deployed in any customer interfacing environment.

Managing Director, Michael Currell, commented:

“As a North East based designer, manufacturer and distributor of semi-finished plastics utilising materials from an established network of British suppliers such as Perspex®, we have been able to convert our production operation and produce the vital protection and safety equipment that is urgently required in the NHS, Healthcare and Essential Supermarket and Key Retail sectors.

Our expertise and experience in bespoke solutions has meant that, in a short space of time, we’ve been able to provide specific solutions which are being used on the frontline to assist in protection of our key workers and in the care of Covid-19 patients. We are proud to be playing a part as the industry comes together to use their expertise for this important cause and will continue to do all we can to help make a difference”.

Bay Plastics continues to have capacity, so should anyone have a requirement, please do not hesitate to get in touch with them on 0191 258 0777.