Pryor design and manufacture the widest range of permanent marking systems in the world

Pryor Marking Technology are a Made in Yorkshire Silver Member

Services Pryor Marking Technology Provide

Marking Machines

Dot Peen Marking Machines

Pryor manufactures a range of Dot Peen Marking Machines including the Portadot range, Markmate and Benchdot ranges, InDot production-line integrator system, CNC Marking Tool, Multi-Axis Marking Stations and fully-automated robotic marking systems

Traceability and Data Capture Software

Pryor designs and manufactures a range of Software for Traceability, Data Capture, Quality Control, Production Management and multi-station networks. Software is supplied with Pryor Marking Machines and 4000 Controller unit.

Laser Marking Machines

Pryor designs and manufactures a range of Laser Marking machines including the bench-mounted Cabinet Laser, Portable Laser Marking System used in Yorkshire's Steel Man project and bespoke High-Speed On-the-Fly Laser Marking for production lines.

Pneumatic Deep-Marking Machines

Pryor manufactures portable and bench-mounted pneumatic deep-marking machines as part of the Portadot and BenchDot ranges, ideal for for oil and gas/pipeline marking, cast and forge marking and nuclear applications, or marks for later coating.

Bespoke Engraving

Pryor's Engraving team manufactures bespoke speciality hand stamps, logo type, embossing dies, graduation dies, cigarette printing dies, roller dies, packaging embossing type and custom flymark. Send us your artwork and dimensions to receive a quote

Hand Tools for Manual Marking

Pryor manufactures a range of Hand Tools for indent marking, including hand stamps (numbers, letters, Cyrillic, Scandinavian and symbols), Interchangeable Type for multi-character marking in a Holder, CE Mark Stamps and Low-Stress Stamps and Type

Press Marking

Pryor manufactures press marking tools including Interchangeable Type in a Machine Holder, Automatic Numbering Heads and Manual Numberers for use in Pryor Impact Presses, available with manual, pneumatic or integrator models

Bespoke Design-to-Order Systems

Pryor's in-house mechanical, electrical and software design teams have all the capabilities required to deliver a bespoke, turnkey solution for your marking and traceability requirements.

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About us

Pryor Marking Technology, the trading name of Edward Pryor and Son Ltd, is a world leader in the manufacture and design of both traditional and innovative marking, identification and traceability solutions.

Founded in 1849 in Sheffield, UK, a hub of manufacturing and the birthplace of stainless steel, the company’s success is built on providing solutions for all manufacturing industries, with extensive expertise in aerospace and automotive standards.

The combination of our breadth and length of marking experience, engineering excellence, and vision has created a customer centric organisation renowned for the highest levels of quality and durability. 

Pryor Design and Manufacture the Widest Range of Permanent Marking Systems in the World

We offer manual punches, handstamps, engraved dies, dot peen marking machines, scribe machines, laser marking and chemical etching

Reduce the Cost of Rework and Recall by Implementing a Traceability System

Pryor software can be used to record component IDs, log production data, check serial numbers and trace components throughout their life cycle, giving fast identification and elimination of quality issues

Proud to Support the Yorkshire Community

There is, however, much more to Pryor than our products. Pryor is committed to the local community, and is proud to be owned by a charitable trust. We take pride in our employees, who continually impress with qualities of vigilance, determination and creativity. We are passionate about helping develop the skills of younger generations through training and apprenticeship programmes. The company is also taking steps to minimise the environmental impact of its activities, continually improving environmental performance and adopting greener alternatives wherever possible.

Pryor Marking Technology's Badges

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Inclusivity Campaign

Members who have attended workshops on inclusion in the workplace and improving workplace mental health gain the inclusivity badge. To learn more about becoming a member of the Made in Group inclusivity campaign visit

Made Manufacturing Hero

Awarded to members that have made an exceptional achievement, which includes some social good. These awards are chosen by the Made in Group directors.

Made Futures

Awarded to participants in the Made Futures virtual careers week – both exhibitors and speakers.

Made Expert Networker

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Made Founder Member

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Made Top Publisher

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Made Angels

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Made Newbie

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Made Advocacy

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Contact Us

Pryor Marking Technology S1 4JX, Egerton Street, South Yorkshire, S1 4JX
Tel: +44 114 2766044

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Company overview

Company Statistics

-Founded in Sheffield in 1849

  • April 2018
  • 100
  • 1849

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