United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Permali Gloucester Limited
Bristol Road
Gloucester GL1 5TT

Permali Gloucester Limited


Permali Gloucester Ltd. was founded in 1937 and is a world leader in the manufacture of composite materials for the aerospace, defence, rail, marine and medical markets.
Products include Permaglass laminated composites, sandwich panels, Plasticell foams, and also components and assemblies manufactured using these materials.


The company manufactures a range of laminated or filament-wound composite products and foam materials for the Defence industry.


Permali Gloucester supply bullet and blast resistant lightweight armour panels to RARDE 802 and other standards. Ballistic panels are manufactured using glass or other fibres and thermoset resin systems, or advanced thermoplastic materials, and can include ceramic tiles for protection against armour piercing rounds. Applications include armour panels for vehicles, ships and aircraft, or internal spall liners for metal-hulled armoured vehicles.


Permaglass composites are well suited to aerospace applications, offering high strength and impact resistance, coupled with excellent fire resistance. A number of grades have been approved by aircraft OEMs for use as cargo bay liners.

Manufacturer of Armaments