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We bring decades of expertise and passion to every project. From automotive classics to luxurious yacht interiors, we specialise in transforming metal into works of art.


of combined industry experience 

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Concours Plating restoration team offer unrivalled expertise in the fields of chemical stripping, polishing, electroplating, restoration and fabrication works.

Concours Plating is a division of Genius of the Lamp, which has a rich history in the restoration of vintage lamps. We cater for clients from across the world who required the very best detailing on their vehicle lighting, however, this soon turned from a business restoring lights to now also restoring the entire 'brightwork' of vintage and classic cars. Our clients soon realised that the quality of our restored brightwork was exceptional and 'Concours Plating'was established to meet their needs and requirements.

Plating finishes

Each metal boasts a variety of finishes, applied by our skilled artisans to bring your vision to life. Click below to explore our diverse range and find the perfect finish to complement your masterpiece.

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Wondering if we can help You? 

We plate on all metals, including Stainless Steel, Aluminium, Die-cast (Also known as Zamak - family of alloys with a base metal of zinc and alloying elements of aluminium, magnesium, and copper) and Plastic.

Our Services

Concours Plating are a flexible, one-stop shop that can accommodate your restoration, fabrication and plating requirements. All chemical stripping, polishing, plating and coating services are performed in-house by our experienced technicians, all under one roof.

Mastering Metal

Experience the art of metal restoration at Concours Plating through our captivating video, which follows the journey of a radiator shell from its initial worn state to a fully restored masterpiece. Witness firsthand the precision and dedication of our skilled artisans as they employ state-of-the-art techniques and a deep understanding of metalwork to bring this classic piece back to its original glory.


Industries we serve

Concours Plating specializes in delivering exceptional metal plating solutions tailored to the unique needs of various industries.


Automotive Industry

From chrome bumpers to intricate interior components, we specialize in transforming metal parts with precision and care. 


Luxury Transport Industry

Our specialized metal plating services cater to the unique needs of marine and aviation enthusiasts, ensuring that every detail of your vessel's interior exudes luxury and sophistication.


Interior Design and Decor

From elegant lighting fixtures to stylish door handles, bathroom accessories, and shop fittings, we specialize in enhancing the beauty and functionality of interior accessories. 


Technical Equipment Sector

From corrosion-resistant coatings to precision finishes, we offer a comprehensive range of solutions to meet your specific needs, helping you maintain the integrity and reliability of your technical equipment.

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“THE very best skilled craftspeople we have to offer in the automotive restoration world."

Tim Shaw - Car SOS


At Concours Plating, we merge tradition with innovation to create unparalleled metal finishes. Our dedicated artisans harness decades of expertise to transform raw materials into exquisite masterpieces. From the precise application of surface treatments to the artful restoration of vintage pieces, every project reflects our commitment to excellence and beauty. Dive into our world where metal becomes art.

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