Industries and Products Serviced

The Bolwell Corporation manufactures fiberglass, composite and metal products and components using best manufacturing practices and JIT delivery across industries such as

  • Defence
  • Architecture & Building Construction
  • Transport
  • OE Automative
  • Mining
  • Infrastructure
  • Agriculture and Aquaculture
  • Marine

Working to often complex very detailed specifications, and project-critical timelines, our project and customer diversity encompasses:


Our expertise in fiberglass, plastics and advanced composites is internationally acknowledged, particularly in the defence equipment and transport industries. We are privileged to work with companies such as Thales (Hawkeye) and General Dynamics on their new generation defence projects.

Architecture and Building Construction

Flexibility and commitment to product innovation has seen the Bolwell team win architecture and construction clients such as Schiavello, Crown Casino and the Victorian Arts Centre.

What we offer to this industry are:

  • Structurally robust but complex shapes
  • Composite fiber displays and architectural fittings
  • Lightweight vacuum formed ceiling panels and assemblies for interior applications.

Transport, Mining and Emergency Services

The ability to supply ready-to-fit sub assemblies, manufacture with fire retardant materials, and make both internal and external products with fire retardant properties has seen Bolwell become a well-recognized name in transport and emergency services.

In fact, our relationships with Kenworth an Iveco have lasted over 30 years.

The types of products manufactured for transport include:

  • Exterior and interior components such as window trims and doors made from fire retardant materials and supplied as ready-to-fit sub-assemblies for rail transport
  • Truck and Bus front and rear, hoods, roofs and air fairings for trucks and buses
  • Accessories such as air intakes, side fairings and dash panels
  • Fire retardant fire truck tanks
  • Composite moldings and plastic vacuum formed modifications for police, emergency and road side assist vehicles

OE Automotive

Bolwell’s commitment to innovation and new technologies comes to the fore when working onOriginal Equipment (OE) projects, delivering Australian, US and European quality standard fiberglass and advanced composite molding and components, to clients around the globe.


When working on infrastructure projects, we meet stringent specifications, and manufacture to withstand extreme environmental conditions, using fire and corrosion resistant materials. These are ideal for our customers that include electricity and water utilities, and Schneider electric.

We have supplied:

  • Fully assembled enclosures
  • Heavy duty, corrosion resistant HV transformer enclosures for city and coastal installations
  • Industrial equipment enclosures
  • Agriculture and Aquaculture

Our use of UV stabilized, corrosion resistant, FRAS (fire resistant anti static) materials and composites suitable for use in highly corrosive environments are important to these industries.

Cutomers have sought out Bolwell’s expertise in the manufacture of:

  • Tractor panels and machinery enclosures
  • Fish race, pens, tanks, transportation equipment


The products we have manufactured for the marine industry include:

  • Composite molded boat decks
  • Internal and external components
  • Chrome-plated thermoformed plastic components

Our focus on innovation, together with the flexibility to work efficiently with a range of materials, allows Bolwell to manufacture diverse products to stringent standards and exacting requirements.

Call us today to discuss your requirements.