Allister Moore Welding is now a Key Plant official distributor.

12th October 2021


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Key Plant Automation Ltd is excited to expand its working relationship with Allister Moore Welding, and announce that Allister Moore Welding is now an official Key Plant distribution partner for the Northern Ireland market.

Based in Newtonabbey, Northern Ireland, Allister Moore Welding is a market leading supplier of engineering, welding and cutting equipment, and consumables. As part of Key Plant’s business strategy to further expand its global distributor network, the agreement allows Allister Moore Welding to offer its customers; Key Plant’s full range of weld automation, handling and positioning equipment.

As a global leading manufacturer, Key Plant’s mission is to help companies worldwide, compete at the highest level by maximising their welding and fabrication throughput with reliable, durable and cost-effective equipment and turnkey solutions.

Allister Moore Welding, is an excellent partner for Key Plant, they are well respected and experienced in Northern Ireland. We are confident we can grow business opportunities together and our companies share a commitment to expanding the new opportunities that this partnership will provide.”
Jon Grigg, Managing Director at Key Plant Automation.

“I would like to thank everyone at Key Plant Automation for choosing Allister Moore Welding to further represent them in Northern Ireland. From our first visit to see the manufacturing facility we realised the exciting opportunity that we had with this partnership. Not only because of their range of products but because their design, quality and stock capabilities are second to none.

I believe the timing is perfect due to the increased enquiries for automation, robotics, and customers asking for support on how to improve their productivity.

With Key Plant we’ll have the answer. I look forward to expanding our relationship with all the team at Key Plant for many years to come.”
Andy Hyslop, Director at Allister Moore Welding.


Under the terms of the distribution agreement:


  • Allister Moore Welding will distribute Key Plant’s full product catalogue of its weld automation, handling and positioning equipment range.

  • Allister Moore Welding will provide sales and service to customers requiring turnkey welding automation solutions.

Key Plant and Allister Moore Welding distributor partnership

Photo taken at Key Plant’s head office in Leek, Staffordshire UK. From left to right:
Craig Parkes (Special Projects Manager, Key Plant Automation), Andy Hyslop (Director, Allister Moore Welding), Allister Moore (Chairman, Allister Moore Welding), Jon Grigg (Managing Director, Key Plant Automation)

Key Plant Official Distributor

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McKinney Industrial Estate
Mallusk Road, Newtownabbey BT36 4PX
Northern Ireland

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