Welcome to Albert Marsh and Bestelite Hardfacing Company Ltd

The UK's Leading Supplier of Hardfaced Composite Components to a Wide and Diverse Range of Industries

Albert Marsh and Bestelite Hardfacing Company Ltd (AMB Co. Ltd) are a family-owned company steeped in history and it’s that ethos, that togetherness that has seen the company thrive since it's creation in 1938.

For over 80 years, Albert Marsh and Bestelite Hardfacing Company Ltd have manufactured fully machined, high-precision engineering solutions covering multiple sectors including Oil & Gas, Nuclear, Power Generation, Defence, Marine, Agricultural and General Engineering.

Furthermore, with well over 35 years expertise of supplying wear parts with Nickel and Cobalt-based coatings for use in the most hostile of environments, we really are THE Hard-Facing specialists.



We are the leading supplier of hard-faced composite components to a diverse range of industries.  We have a total of well over 200 years combined welding experience and it’s this expertise that helps give our clients the confidence and trust in AMB Co. Ltd to deliver on their critical requirements.


Precision Machining

Not only are we hard-facing specialists, but we can also provide a full turnkey manufacturing solution.  Utilising our state-of-the-art production facility, we are capable of machining an array of raw materials and process them into high specification components as per your requirements, using a combination of (but not limited to) manual and CNC lathes, CNC vertical lathes with milling capabilities, CNC machining centres and EDM machining.


Why use us?

  • Confidence    -    Our high-precision facility comprises the latest technology and together with over 200 yrs of combined welding expertise, you can have full confidence in us delivering a superior product/service.
  • Convenience -    We can offer a full, bespoke manufacturing solution including machining/welding, NDT/heat treatment, finishing/proving work and fully inspected as per your requirements, all under one roof.
  • Competitive  -    You can expect the highest quality work in all aspects of your requirements without the need for the logistical challenges of multiple suppliers, ultimately saving you time and money.


From a one-off prototype to large scale and complex multi-part requirements, and everything in between.  AMB Co. Ltd provide high quality solutions to your engineering challenges.

Our extensive production facility is situated in the heart of Sheffield’s renowned engineering district with easy access to Motorways, Airports, Rail and Sea, which means we are perfectly placed to supply into the most critical applications in the world’s most demanding environments.

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