Who Are Thame Workholding?

Thame History

Thame Workholding is a leading international provider of workholding solutions, with a history dating back to 1946.

The company, trading as Thame Workholding, operates under the umbrella of Thame Engineering Company (TEC) and has evolved over the years, relocating to its current facility in Buckinghamshire and investing in modern machinery and technology.

With a comprehensive range of chuck jaws and specialised workholding designs, Thame Workholding offers standard products and bespoke design and manufacturing services to meet customers’ unique needs.

In addition to its products, the company also represents a range of partner brands, offering a one-stop shop for customers’ workholding needs. In 2022, the company changed leadership, with a new team of directors taking the helm, bringing fresh perspectives and expertise to drive the business forward. Building on its expertise in workholding, Thame Workholding has also expanded its portfolio to include automation and robotics solutions, with a dedicated team focused on developing innovative solutions for customers.

The company is accredited to ISO 9001:2015 quality standard and proudly holds the Made in Britain mark, ensuring that all products meet the highest standards of quality and excellence.


To empower our customers to achieve their full potential by providing exceptional workholding solutions that deliver precision, reliability, and efficiency.

As a proud British manufacturer, we’re committed to producing high-quality products in our UK facilities, ensuring that every component meets the highest standards of excellence. By putting our customers at the forefront of everything we do, we strive to build long-term relationships founded on trust, integrity, and a deep understanding of their unique needs and challenges.’