Who we are

We are proud to be leading manufacturers of linear automation products and components, based in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire. Find out more about us below.

Linear motion, automation and
pneumatic component specialists

Founded in 1995, Matara UK manufactures an unbeatable range of pneumatic and linear automation products favoured by businesses across the UK.

Combining technical expertise, market-leading value and a clear commitment to customer service, Matara UK has grown from strength to strength over the last quarter of a century and beyond. From our headquarters in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, our team manufactures and supplies an array of linear automation products to a wide portfolio of customers across all sectors of industry. As automation components specialists, we provide an array of bespoke solutions for applications, from automotive to aerospace, food to pharmaceuticals.

As a member of the Rubix Group, we are able to operate on a more flexible basis than many others in our sector. This enables us to offer a number of key benefits to customers of all shapes of sizes, including consistent pricing policies, direct relationships with key members of the team and management, as well as short and effective lines of communication. As a result, our reputation has grown as the partner of choice for service, delivery and peace of mind.

Matara & Rubix

In 2021, Matara UK joined Rubix UK, one of the world’s leading suppliers of industrial equipment supplies. As a specialist manufacturer of industrial automation products and automation components, Matara provides Rubix UK with a significantly expanded footprint in the mechatronics sector. This strategic partnership has driven us forward, with new lines of investment that have enabled us to deliver even more high-quality linear motion, automation and pneumatics products to our customers.

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Our Values

  • Act with Integrity

    We are committed to being fair and unbiased, ensuring that we always provide our customers with honest, considered and appropriate guidance.

  • Take Action

    We take clear responsibility for our bold targets, holding ourselves accountable for all deliverables and actions.

  • Stay Curious

    We are creative thinkers when it comes to problem solving, working to create innovative solutions to our customers’ needs.

  • Never Settle

    We do things right the first time! We continually improve our core competencies to create better solutions and products.

  • ISO 9001 Quality Management

    ISO Standard Company

    Here at Matara, we are proud to have achieved the ISO 9001:2015 accreditation. This means that Matara has the “ability to consistently provide products and services that meet both customer needs and regulatory requirements”. We strive to be automation components specialists who continually improve our service and product offerings to exceed expectations.

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  • Catalogues

    Browse our range of product catalogues to learn more about the range of products and services we have to offer. From linear actuators and servo motors to pneumatic valves and cylinders, we can provide a range of off-the-shelf and bespoke solutions. Download a digital version of our catalogues today, or contact us to receive a hardcopy catalogue.

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Large machine shop facility

Here at our headquarters in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, we are proud to have no less than five HAAS CNC machines, including a HAAS DS30SSY twin-spindle machine, which allows us to machine up to 80 ballscrews per day. Our machine shop is also home to a range of machinery that enables us to produce fully bespoke pneumatic products, including an extensive range of pneumatic cylinders.


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Our 31,000 square foot factory complex is home to HAAS CNC machines that enable us to machine fully bespoke and custom pneumatic cylinders with incredible speed and precision, delivering products that meet the highest possible quality standards. Plus, our extensive range of saws enable us to cut specified lengths of linear rail and aluminium extrusions to suit the exact requirements of your application.


Here at Matara, our expert team works tirelessly to create unique linear automation products and components, including pneumatics and linear motion control solutions.

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A love for engineering runs through the veins of each and every single member of our team. From the moment our Field Sales Engineers visit your site, to the CAD support from our experienced Design Engineers, and the product machining of our knowledgeable team of Assembly and Machine Engineers, we will work with you to drive your project from initial concept, right through to completion and implementation.


Conveniently located just off the M5 in Gloucestershire, Matara UK is situated within the bustling Tewkesbury Business Park. With an extensive 31,000 square foot factor complex and an extensive stock of linear and pneumatic equipment, Matara can provide you with a fast and efficient service. Our connection to local and national transport links has helped us to become one of the leading automation component specialists in the UK.


Manufacturing is at the heart of everything that we do here at Matara. Supported by our own in-house design team and overseas partners, we have developed an extensive range of bespoke linear automation products for use in a variety of applications. Whether we are designing an aluminium extrusion frame, a ballscrew actuator, a flange for a belt-drive, or a complete modular system, our expert design engineers turn your vision into reality.

  • Over 25-years in Business

    Matara has continually reinvested in furthering our expertise through international partnerships.

  • Experienced Workforce

    With many of our engineers boasting over 10 years of service, we have plenty of experience.

  • Large Machine Shop Facility

    We have the facilities and capacity to provide mechatronic components on a fast turnaround.

  • Technical Design

    Using the latest parametric software from Solidworks, we can help you to visualise your project with ease.

Our Partners

Here at Matara, we are proud to work with some of the world’s leading brands.

  • TBI Motion Technology Co. LTD, is a specialised manufacturer of linear motion products in Taiwan. The TBI range includes precision Ball Screws, Ball Splines and Actuators.

  • PMI Group was established in 1990. It’s highly involved in the manufacturing of Linear Rail, Linear Guides, Ballscrews and Actuators. Here at Matara, we stock an extensive range of PMI products.

  • Mindman Industrial Co., Ltd. was established in 1979 with the aim to provide high quality pneumatic automation components for a wide variety of industries.

  • Since 1966, PM.NI have been manufacturing a range of crossed roller linear bearings, designed to meet the demands of modern manufacturing plants, worldwide.

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