About Us

Faltec Europe Ltd was formed in 1989 and was previously known as Hashimoto Ltd.  We are the largest private sector employer in South Tyneside, located in the North East of England and part of the Faltec Group, headquartered in Japan, with a global workforce of over 2,500 workers. 

We are a world-class manufacturing company and an accredited Tier 1 supplier to the automotive sector, manufacturing a wide range of exterior and interior trim products for global automotive manufacturers.

Our success is driven by our passion to be the best and most innovative business in our sector, with a total commitment to:

– Health & Safety practices, policies and procedures.
– ISO 14001:2015 Environment Management Standard.
– IATF16949:2016 and ISO9001:2015 Quality Management Systems.
– Cutting edge research and development activities.
– Continuous improvement strategies covering every area of our business.
– Manufacturing products which achieve the best quality, cost and delivery for our customers.

Our business model is robust yet flexible and adaptable, so that we may evolve what we do and how we do it, to meet our customers’ requirements within a fast-changing market and global economy.

There is much more to tell about what we do and how well we do it, so please contact us by email or by telephone on 0191 519 0088.

  • NEAA
  • EEF
  • North East Maintenance Forum
  • ISO
  • IATF
  • ISO14001