1978 R F Rubber Products Ltd formed.
1982 First designs and deliveries supplied into the Oil and Gas market in Aberdeen.
1983 A factory extension was added to double the production area.
1988 Further expansion by moving to larger premises on the same industrial estate.
1990 An extension to the latest factory increased the production area again.
2002 Reformed as Arefco Special Products Ltd.
2004 Arefco Seals Incorporated began trading in Houston, USA.
2011 Arefco Special Products Ltd acquired by Utex Industries, Inc.
2012 The production area is further increased again with two additional units.
2013 Major multi £m contract won for a large Middle East Oil & Gas OEM.
2013 Capital investment in new 350tn press.
2014 Capital investment in 2x new CNC Lathes with Live Tooling.
2014 Capital investment in new 800tn press.
2015 Acquisition of Stephenson Precision Engineering (SPC)