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About Us

Established in 1978, Designation Limited is a privately owned specialist hose company. Occupying a one acre site, we have constructed a purpose built factory that ideally suit the needs of layflat hose distribution. We have dedicated test facilities and a state of the art IT system ensuring full product traceability and ISO 9001 compliance. In addition to our ISO9001 accreditation, we are also fully approved to ISO14001 and ISO 18001.

Our client list includes many blue chip companies and also specialist OEM's. Although based in the United Kingdom, we have many loyal customers in the UK and worldwide that we have faithfully served for over 35 years.


Our specialist area is the provision of high pressure layflat hose systems for agriculture, water pumping, oil, marine, fire and the exploration industries. Our ethos is to offer the very best engineered products and competitive prices always meeting the customers delivery deadlines. Exceeding clients expectations is all that we want to do, whether it's just a coil of hose or many hundred assemblies we are uniquely positioned to react quickly and deliver on time.

High stock levels are kept in Peterborough of both hose and couplings ensuring super fast supply of standard products.

We have a network of agents for most industries and we welcome all enquiries that will be attended to immediately.

Find out more by calling us on 01733 893 333 or emailing us at

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