Unitex UK


Unitex UK

RidgeGear is part of the Unitex Group of companies in the UK, along with our other companies Marling Leek and Miller Weblift. Together, Unitex has become the world leader in textile web manufacturing and we have a history dating back over 70 years in the industry.

Marling Leek

(est. 1963) Technical Narrow Fabrics

Founded in 1963, Marling Leek is the UK’s most established manufacturer of webbing used in both commercial and automotive markets. The factory produces a comprehensive range of high quality webbings, belts, straps and lashings and we are the only manufacturer in the UK to produce webbing right through from the basic yarn to the finished product. Marling Leek is the world’s leading manufacturer of the aircraft seat belt.


Miller Weblift

(est. 1960) Safe Lifting and Load Securing Specialists

Market leaders in innovation, engineering and development, Miller Weblift offers the highest quality safe lifting and load securing products in the industry. We offer a large range of synthetic heavy lifting products including round and flat slings manufactured here at our factory in Staffordshire in the UK. We also provide load restraints, specialist nets and bespoke-made items.