Our History

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1978

B.E.C Tooling was born, founded by 3 partners, 35 years ago

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1978

Founder 1, Geoff Elvy, who is now reaching his 35th year at BEC

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1978

Founder 2, Graham Blake, making a mould tool for one of BEC's first customers

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1978

Founder 3, Barry Cox, the final musketeer!

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1981

Racal Transcom and Barclays appointed us to make the first ever credit card terminal

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1983

We were one of the first injection moulders to set up a dedicated CAD station

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1999

The team getting competitive..and soaked in the Mudeford raft race raising money for RNLI

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2010

Listed as a 'Company to Watch' by the Solent Innovation & Growth Team

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2012

Won the Ecoegg tooling project, bringing manufacturing back to the UK from China.

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2013

35th Anniversary fun at Freshfields - despite the downpours!