Experienced and Professional

The Deltec Industries team are well experienced and their industry knowledge is incomparable. Their aim is to ensure that their customers are provided with excellent service and superior quality products.

"At Deltec we strive to build strong interaction with our customers to ensure a prompt, competitive and professional service"- KAREN MCGREGOR, Managing Director.

For any enquiries, contact us for professional advice from our industry experts .


Impact Sockets

Deltec Industries is a well established, leading British manufacturer that have been manufacturing industrial Impact Sockets since 1979, in Lancashire, England.  Deltec have the full range in imperial and metric sizes in either deep or standard lengths. Some BSW Whitworth sizes are kept in stock for those unique requirements. Deltec manufacture on site and are therefore able to manufacture special order industrial Impact Sockets Sets of various sizes to suit customer’s requirements.

Deltec Industries Impact Sockets


Deltec Industries supply a range on non impact, Chrome sockets, for the DIY user. These are excellent quality sockets and are two tone in colour, with a non slip effect.  These sockets also double up for replacements for the 1/2" drive non impact socket sets if you lose one. Non impact sockets must not be used on Impact wrenches as they will shatter, these are for HAND USE ONLY

Deltec Industries Sockets

Choosing the Correct Socket

Deltec Industries impact sockets are designed to be as versatile as possible in order to provide the maximum benefit for the end user. There are some points to keep in mind when ensuring the socket you order is suitable for your application such as torque limits, torque ratings and plating. Our knowledgeable Sales and Engineering staff are always willing to assist with answering any questions you may have, or to help you find the information you need. Feel free to contact us with any questions and we’ll do our best to get you answers.

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Welcome to DELTEC Industries

Deltec Industries, established in 1979, is a leading British manufacturer of impact sockets, accessories as well as specialised tooling solutions.

Serving a diverse range of both local and global clients across sectors such as power generation (gas, oil and wind), automotive and manufacturing, Deltec has the industry knowledge you can depend on.

- Superior Quality Products
- Specialised Services
- Fast Turnaround
- Helpful and Experienced Support

40 +

years of experience

Our Customers

Satisfaction Guaranteed

Deltec Industries have been manufacturing industrial Impact Sockets since 1979, in Lancashire, England. We have 6 CNC machines, 2 horizontal band saws for billet production, State of the art Induction


"Deltec is our preferred supplier of special sockets, adaptors and other special products.
Our company, VASI situated in Norway, supplies tools and equipment to critical installations in the oil and gas industry worldwide. This time critical industry often requires special products to be made within days, and this is where Deltec provides excellent service. Within a few days, we can have almost any custom-made product made from almost every material available. Custom made sockets made from titanium, specialized calibration adaptors, and other offshore applications are designed, produced and shipped within a few days."

Erik Conradi
Verktøy AS Industri

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"Deltec Industries provided the support Alcoa Australia needed through Apex Hydraulics. Given the mining industry and challenges we face day to day, bespoke tooling is critical to ensure the safety of all our employees. Regardless of the application, we provided the intel to Deltec and Apex who then quickly provided guaranteed quality tested product all manufactured in the UK with competitive prices."

Paul Berrymen
Ex Buyer
Alcoa Perth

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"Deltec UK will be the number one choice for Apex Hydraulics to ensure competitive pricing, quality products and service. All of the products supplied are second to none in the industry with safety and quality guaranteed."

Andy Robinson
Apex Hydraulics Australia

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"Deltec Industries have helped us over the years especially with our specialised requirements - oversized open end spigot spanners for torque wrenches for subsea use as well as special sockets with long internal clearance. Their turnaround and service are second to none."

Sean MacLean,
Distribution Manager

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Specialised Services

Special Tooling Solutions

Deltec Industries can manufacture any bespoke socket or accessory in a wide range of sizes and materials to meet your specifications.

Professional Advice

Need a bespoke socket or specialised accessory? Simply submit your product specifications to our experienced sales team for a no-obligation quote.

24 hour FAST TRACK*

For any urgent requirements, we offer a 24 hour turnaround time.

*Dependent on size and quantity

Our Process

How We Work

Deltec Industries services a wide range of clients in various industries, from manufacturing, general maintenance, oil and gas, gas turbines maintenance, hydraulics, car mechanics, haulage maintenance, production lines and shipping lines. The diversity of the industries means that the requirements are varying.


Deltec Industries has the ability to manufacture any idea or bespoke tool to your specifications. Upload a brief description, sketch or detailed drawing on our website (see Get a Quote) or just call us with a description and we can quote accordingly.


Upon receipt of your requirements, Deltecs experienced engineers will review your specifications and application and will offer advice where necessary. After review, they will quote accordingly. CNC generated drawings can be sent to you for confirmation of the design. 


Using the latest CNC programming and machinery, your tools can be made with accuracy and speed. All Deltec Industries sockets are made to recognised International DIN standards.
All sockets and tools manufactured by Deltec are heat treated in house and can be either laser marked or etched with the size and part number if required.

Our Team

Meet Our Experts

Our accomplished team at Deltec Industries, with their extensive industry and product knowledge, strive to ensure that every customer receives professional advice and service.

"At Deltec we strive to build strong interaction with our customers to ensure a prompt, competitive and professional service"- KAREN MCGREGOR, Managing Director.

Arthur Dell


Arthur Dell, after his apprenticeship as a toolmaker, moved to America where he worked for companies such as Boeing, Chrysler and others. Returning to the United Kingdom with a wealth of knowledge, he founded Deltec Industries in 1979. After an opportunity presented itself, the subcontract toolmaker was transformed into the reputable manufacturing company Deltec is today.

Karen McGregor

Managing Director

Karen joined Deltec Industries in 1987. She started out in the factory and after 5 years of manufacturing sockets and getting her hands dirty, she moved into an administration role. With Karens superior product and industry knowledge as well as her dedication to Deltec, she was named Managing Director in 1999.

Danny McGoldrick

Sales Director

Danny joined Deltec in 2009, he soon became one of our family. Danny was renowned in the tool trade in Scotland, Ireland and the UK. Sadly Danny was taken from us too soon, he was much loved and will never be forgotten, completely irreplaceable - RIP Danny - in our hearts forever.

Glen Jenkinson

Production Manager

Glen Jenkinson joined Deltec Industries as a YTS student at the age of 16 in 1981. Glen was guided and taught all he need to know about the industry by Arthur Dell, founder and qualified toolmaker. Today Glen successfully runs and manages the factory and is an integral part of the Deltec family.

Louise Morley

Finance Manager

Louise Morley, having worked for TSB Bank and having her own accounting and payroll company, has a long standing financial background. She joined Deltec Industries in 2016 as the Accounts Manager. Louise has a diverse range of responsibilities across all areas of financial operations within Deltec and is essential to the continued success of the business.

Michelle Rostron

Sales Manager

Michelle Rostron joined Deltec Industries in 2000 as an office apprentice and gained her Business Admin NVQ level 4. Her determination and. commitment saw her promoted to Sales Manager. Michelle continues to provide excellent customer service and is an indispensable part of the team.

Jay Mahon

Warehouse Manager

Jay Mahon, originally from a construction background joined Deltec Industries in 2002. He successfully manages the warehouse and when called upon, Jay willingly gets involved in all operations of the business. Jay is paramount to the Deltec team.

Eddie Whiteside

Warehouse Assistant

Eddie Whiteside started his career in the engineering department of an exhaust company. He joined Deltec Industries in 2014 as warehouse assistant. Eddie is hardworking and does what he can to ensure the customers needs come first. Eddies work ethos makes him an essential member of the Deltec family.

Chris Bentley

CNC Programmer

Chris Bentley started his engineering career as an apprentice at British Nuclear Fuels. During his career journey he was responsible for designing and manufacturing a steel weighted machine to test out furniture endurance. Chris joined Deltec Industries in 2016 and continues to contribute to Deltecs' success.

Dave Hunt

CNC Programmer

Dave Hunts' early career as a maintenance engineer for a building business involved travelling miles at a time maintaining different sites. Wanting a break from the travel, he started his career at Deltec in 2007 and continues to be an asset in his role as a CNC Programmer.

Dave Stowell

CNC Programmer

Dave started his career in 1976 at a company called Duples in the research and development department. When a position for a CNC programmer became available in 2011 at Deltec Industries, Dave made the move. He continues to be an asset to the team.

Callum Mahon

Engineering Apprentice

Callum Mahon joined Deltec Industries as an apprentice in 2020. As the pandemic put a hold on his studies, he was looking to keep busy and his mind active. Presented with an opportunity at Deltec, Callum accepted the opportunity with enthusiasm and has been a welcomed addition to the team.

Taylor Morley

Engineering Apprentice

Having joined Deltec Industries in September 2021, Taylor is new to the Deltec team. He started his career in mechanical engineering and is currently on a 3 year apprenticeship working towards his CNC Engineering Degree.



Submit A Request

Should you have any questions regarding our products and services, simply submit a request and one of our experienced and professional team members will contact you.


Unit 4 & 8, Wyrefields, Poulton Industrial Estate,
Poulton, Lancs FY6 8JX

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