About Cookson & Zinn

The Cookson and Zinn name is operated by Wefco (Gainsborough) Ltd combining the rich history and expertise of both Companies to expand, strengthen and provide longevity to the diverse portfolio of products and markets served.

The Cookson and Zinn range of tanks and vessels have their design and manufacture process conducted entirely in house, providing our customers with unparalleled customer service and expertise from our highly trained designers and fabricators.

Manufacture Process

Cookson and Zinn have been designing and manufacturing storage tanks, silos and pressure vessels since 1961, and have remained one of the foremost producers of highest quality tank solutions, still supplying many of our original clients, including major oil companies, infrastructure facilities and multi-national manufacturing businesses in over 55 countries.

Our range of storage tanks, silos and pressure vessels, in both carbon and stainless steel, includes cylindrical above and below ground tanks, rectangular, single and double wall, bunded units, pressure vessels, framed tanks and many more.

Our wealth of experience, skilled workforce together and our automated manufacturing, welding and painting facilities allows us to be totally self-sufficient, controlling the quality of the product through every step from design to delivery.

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Concept & Design

Our team of highly skilled in-house Design Engineers utilise a wide range of cutting-edge design and drafting software to excel in their work.

These tools include industry-leading packages such as AutoCAD, Solidworks, Finglow, PVElite, as well as various 2D and 3D modelling platforms and FEA facilities.

By harnessing the power of these advanced software solutions, our engineers are able to create detailed and accurate designs with ease.

Capacity & Production

Our facilities are truly expansive, equipped with state-of-the-art plant and machinery. This enables us to execute production quickly and efficiently, while maintaining a high level of precision.

We take pride in our workforce and management team, who are well-trained, experienced, and proficient in various trades.

Their extensive product knowledge and industry experience make them valuable assets to our company.

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Innovation & Integrity

Working with companies to deliver solutions to complex problems, discovering new opportunities and transforming them into tomorrow’s products is at the core of everything we do.

Industries and products and requirements evolve over time, Cookson & Zinn have over the last 60 years worked closely with our customer’s to develop and deliver innovative solutions to complex storage and process challenges.


Experience & Legacy

Cookson & Zinn is a distinguished company with a rich legacy in the design and manufacturing of storage tanks, boasting an impressive track record spanning over six decades.

With our extensive experience in the industry, we have gained a reputation as true pioneers and experts in our field.

Throughout the years, Cookson & Zinn have consistently demonstrated our commitment to delivering innovative and reliable storage solutions that cater to a wide range of industrial needs.

Since our establishment, we have remained at the forefront of tank design and manufacturing, leveraging our deep understanding of the evolving needs of various industries.

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