Owen Daniels Cheltenhamn
02nd October 2023

What are the top 10 influential manufacturing companies within Gloucestershire?


Cheltenham, a vibrant town located in the heart of England, is home to a diverse range of businesses and industries. In this blog, we’ll explore the top 10 influential companies that have made a significant impact on Cheltenham's economy and community.

Spirax-Sarco Engineering

With a history dating back to 1888, Spirax-Sarco Engineering is a leading manufacturer of steam system solutions. The company's global headquarters in Cheltenham highlights its ongoing commitment to the town and its workforce.

Kohler Mira

Kohler Mira, a leading manufacturer of bathroom products, has its headquarters and manufacturing facilities in Cheltenham. The company's commitment to innovation and design has positioned it as a major influencer in the industry.


Renishaw, a global engineering company, has a strong presence in Cheltenham. With its focus on precision engineering and healthcare technologies, Renishaw has been instrumental in driving technological advancements in the town.

GE Aviation

GE Aviation, a subsidiary of General Electric, has a significant operation in Cheltenham. The company specializes in the design and manufacture of aircraft engines and avionics systems, contributing to Cheltenham's aerospace industry.

Delphi Technologies

Delphi Technologies, a global automotive technology company, has a research and development centre in Cheltenham. The company's expertise in propulsion systems and vehicle electronics has made it an influential player in the automotive industry.  


The Gloucester OE site has been at the forefront of landing gear technology for over 85 years, contributing to Cheltenhams aerospace industry.

Prima Dental

Prima Dental moved to Gloucester in 1974 and has been manufacturing dental products out of Gloucester ever since.

Borg Warner

An automotive and e-mobility manufacturer within Stonehouse, Gloucester.


A FMCG manufacturer with a strong presence in Gloucester.


A specialised manufacturer of auto body components and transmission parts based within Gloucester and were recently shortlisted for the Gloucester National Energy Efficiency Awards.

These ten influential companies in Cheltenham have not only contributed to the town's economic growth but also played a significant role in shaping various industries. From national security to engineering and technology, their presence reflects the diverse and dynamic nature of Cheltenham's business landscape.