Hardshell is a leading manufacturer based in Cardiff, South Wales, UK. Our mission is to increase the UK’s mask-making capabilities to help protect the lives of patients, health care staff, key workers and the public against COVID-19.
With support from Welsh Government, Hardshell has worked tirelessly to set up the manufacturing facility in Cardiff. The company works in collaboration with the Welsh Government, leading research institutes from across the globe alongside regional enterprises to further the innovation of the next generation of life-saving PPE products. Hardshell has become the leading specialist mask manufacturer in Wales. This new facility will be dedicated to producing the full range of face masks and PPE coverings, from single-use surgical masks to reusable face coverings. The range includes Type IIR, FFP2 and FFP3 respirators.