Acorn Industrial Services Ltd (North East)

  • Tel: 0191 417 8899
  • Fax: 0191 419 0001
  • Email us
  • 9 Whitworth Road, Armstrong Industrial Estate, District 2, Washington, Tyne & Wear, NE37 1PP.
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Inside Acorn North East

Bank Holidays

This branch will be closed over the Early May & Spring Bank Holidays: Please call our out-of-hours emergency number If you have an urgent requirement: 0191 417 8899


*Please Note: A charge may be incurred if you require an item urgently - Please ask about charges for our out-of-hours service when calling.

Normal opening times:

Day Opening times
Mon 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tue 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wed 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thu 8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

Need urgent assitance?

Tel: 0191 417 8899

We offer an Out of Hours service for all enquiries outside our normal working hours. Please Note: A charge may be incurred if you require an item urgently - Please ask about charges for our out of hours service when calling.

“I am retiring after over 33 years and I would just like to thank the whole of your team for all the help you guys have given myself & the company over the years I have been dealing with you. The support given by ACORN has been superb, i've lost count of the times you have gone out of your way to supply components on a short time scale. Its been a pleasure working with your team.” 

G. Marley


Holding the largest stocks of engineering products in the North East and with an enthusiastic team with a wealth of knowledge and experience in all aspects of bearings, belts, chain and engineering products defines our Regional Distribution Centre in Washington.

Stewart Gordon, branch manager for ACORN® North East boasts about his team’s roots in the engineering industry stating, “With 125 years of knowledge and experience between us, we pride ourselves on our product knowledge, technical expertise and the ability to provide immediate response to our customers’ requirements. We have wide-ranging experience in servicing all aspects of Industry in the area and have worked extensively in the paper & printing Industry, as well as recycling plants, engineering workshops, packaging manufacturers and the food & beverage Industry in general.”

In addition to massive  stocks, good product knowledge, lots of experience and a high level technical expertise is what makes ACORN North East stand out. Call our knowledgeable sales team now on 0191 417 8899, or simply collect your bearings, pulleys and belts, chains and sprockets etc. today.ACORN North East are ideally situated for customers in Washington, being near to the major A1(M) & A19 roads and cover all areas of North East England, from the Borders down to Teesside, including the counties of Northumberland, Tyne & Wear and Teesside. All major towns and cities are serviced including Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, Washington, Middlesbrough and all surrounding areas.

Ask about our local delivery service which is available for account holding customers.

Meet the team

Tracey Cullen Branch Manager

Phil Mclaughlin Regional Sales Manager (North)

James Durish Technical Support Manager

Robert Lewins, Assistant Branch Manager

Robert Lewins Assistant Branch Manager

Tracey Hall Sales Advisor

Brian Elstob Sales Advisor

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Jordan Allan Sales Advisor

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