James Walker & Co works constantly at the forefront of fluid seal development and materials science to provide industry worldwide with the top quality products that are vital to the safe, clean and efficient operation of plant and machinery. Ever since our first success in the 1880s with high pressure steam packings, we have maintained the leading position in High Performance Sealing Technology that focuses our business today.
James Walker for custom design
We have a global reputation for solving industry's fluid sealing problems. We bring practical experience and the leading-edge expertise of James Walker Technology Centre to the custom design of optimum sealing solutions to match our customers' exact operational specifications. These are backed by the world-class manufacturing capabilities of our major production plant at Cockermouth, Cumbria, UK.
James Walker for standard products
We manufacture over 200,000 different fluid sealing products, including gaskets, compression packings and precision-moulded seals of virtually every size and industry standard. About 100,000 items are held in automated warehousing ready for immediate despatch through our distribution network covering 100 countries.
James Walker for industry
Our whole business is tailored to meet both the routine and urgent fluid sealing demands of global industry - with top-level technical support, products, quality, delivery and after-sales service. The products and services we supply help to keep the wheels of industry turning, year-in and year-out, with the minimum of maintenance and downtime.