GWP Group Logo
GWP Group Logo
Phone GWP Protective - 01722 416 440
01722 416 440
Mon - Fri / 08.30 - 17.00
Email GWP Protective -
Free advice and quotes
GWP Packaging

Corrugated cardboard packaging expertise and innovation

GWP Protective

Widest range of protective cases with custom foam in the UK


UK leading independent Correx® packaging manufacturer

GWP Conductive

Providing cutting edge ESD safe packaging for 30+ years

GWP Coatings

Supplying sheet plants with coated corrugated material

Reduce packaging costs

A range of strategies and ideas to reduce your ongoing packaging costs

Protective packaging

Protection for your products and equipment to prevent costly damage in transit

Improve packaging efficiency

Streamline your operations, enhancing efficiency and productivity

Environmentally friendly packaging

Minimise the environmental impact of your packaging and business

Packaging design service

Custom packaging to your exact requirements, designed by an award winning team

Packaging guides and blog

A range of guides, tips and detailed articles to improve your packaging

Case studies

Examples of successful packaging, and how your business can benefit

Packaging markets

Specific industry knowledge and expertise relevant to your business

Quality standards

Accreditations / standards to ensure you get the highest packaging quality

Packaging news at GWP

The latest news, events and community projects happening at GWP Group

Peli Hardigg™ Cases

Custom Design

Foam inserts, printing and more

UK trade supplier

Tailored pricing on all orders

Case and foam experts

More than 25 years experience

Official Hardigg UK Suppliers

Full range of Peli-Hardigg cases (including Storm & Roto Mold options) with foam

Hardigg cases are amongst the most well-known and widely used throughout a huge range of industries. Becoming part of Pelican products in 2009, they remain to this day the largest manufacturer of rotationally moulded cases in the world.

With a range comprised of extra tough rotomolded transit cases, Storm Case (now renamed as Peli Storm Case) and a wide range of rack mount units, all Hardigg cases are rugged, durable, and packed with features.

You can source the full range of Peli Hardigg cases currently available through GWP, all of which can be customised with branding, custom foam inserts and other specialist options.

Standard Hardigg Equipment Cases

Roto-mold and heavy-duty protective cases

Please see below for the heavy-duty equipment cases manufactured by Peli Hardigg, including rotomolded options and the Peli Storm case range.

Peli hardigg isp2 cases

Peli Hardigg™ ISP2

Peli ISP2 Case Colours

70+ Sizes
Stacking Pattern

Peli hardigg single lid cases

Hardigg™ Single Lid

Peli Single Lid Case Colours

250+ Sizes
Hardigg Developed

Peli Storm case

Storm Case™

Storm case colours

20+ Sizes
GWP Recommended

More Info on Peli Hardigg Cases

World leader in rotomolded cases

Hardigg Industries was originally founded way back in 1954, and quickly became the largest and most successful manufacturer of rotationally moulded cases in the world.

Viewed as the main rival to Peli cases for many years, Pelican Products purchased the company in 2009 for a figure reported to be around $200 million.

The acquisition led to a creation of protective case manufacturer with more 1500 employees and 22 sites globally.

Heavy duty equipment cases

Hardigg’s speciality – the manufacture of rotationally moulded cases – earned them a reputation for offering the toughest, most advanced heavy duty equipment cases available.

Rotomolded cases typically have thicker material at the corners and edges with thinner walls. This combination means that their cases (and in particular the ISP2 and Single lid options) combine exceptional strength and durability with a relatively light weight. Their cases are used extensively by the US military as a result.

Typical features found on these Hardigg cases include reinforced corners and edges, moulded-in stacking ribs, comfort grip handles, positive anti-shear locks, recessed hardware and pressure control valves. They are also fully waterproof (IP68 rated) and Air transport association approved (i.e. cases exceed ATA Spec 300 Category 1).

Other Hardigg cases

This method of manufacture also lends itself to the creation of rack mount cases too. The 19” racks offered by Hardigg provide protection for specialist electronics and communications equipment, keeping them safe from dust, water and mishandling.

Before being purchased by Pelican products, Hardigg also developed the Storm case range. A rival to the Peli Protector line, Storm cases provide a perfect combination between cost, protection and aesthetics (being the waterproof cases that GWP would typically recommend).

Hardigg’s position and reputation for producing exceptional cases has gone from strength to strength under the ownership of Peli and, as such, are a great option for a huge range of industries and applications.

Hardigg Case FAQs

Frequently asked questions regarding Peli Hardigg Cases

The below section covers a number of commonly asked questions regarding Hardigg cases.

However, if you cannot find the specific information you need then simply get in touch – one of our cases advisers will be happy to answer any questions that you may have.

Are Peli and Hardigg separate companies?

Peli and Hardigg were rival manufacturers of waterproof equipment cases, with Peli more recognised for injection moulded options (such as Protector cases) and Hardigg for rotational moulding. However, in 2009, Hardigg was acquired by Pelican products.

What Hardigg cases are there?

The wider range of Peli cases incorporates various options. However, Hardigg branding is often still applied the companies range of rotomolded cases. This includes the Single Lid and ISP2 cases, as well as the range of rack mount cases. Hardigg also originally developed the Storm Case range.

Are Storm Cases made by Peli or Hardigg?

Storm cases are officially part of the Peli case range. However, they were originally developed by Hardigg, before becoming part of Pelican products in 2009.

Should I use a Hardigg heavy duty equipment case?

The Hardigg roto mold cases are arguably the toughest heavy duty equipment cases currently available. The moulding process creates exceptionally durable and hardwearing cases (with reinforced corners and edges as standard) making them ideal for even the most testing applications.

Are Hardigg just cheap Peli cases?

Hardigg cases are not cheap Peli cases. Typically, a Hardigg case will now be an extra tough, rotomolded case used for specific applications (such as heavy-duty shipping, military use etc.). If you require a cheap Peli case alternative, an option such as B&W cases may be more suitable.

What is a rotomolded case?

Rotomolded cases take their name from the manufacturing technique used to create them. This is where material is placed into a heated mould, which is them rotated, distributing the plastic across the surfaces of the mould. This can create cases which are exceptionally tough, and which have thicker corners / edges, and thinner walls.

What are rack mount cases?

Rack mount cases are designed to house specialist electronics or comms gear. Designed in standard sizes and heights (the “U” value given to these cases), they are widely used by armed forces throughout the world.

Buy Peli Hardigg Cases

Hardigg cases UK supplier (business / trade)

If you are considering using Hardigg / Peli cases at your business, you should speak with the team here at GWP.

Besides competitive pricing and free, no obligation quotes on any volume of cases, you can also source all of your custom options at the same time. This includes custom foam inserts, exterior print and branding, as well as the full range of standard accessories and extras.

GWP Protective can also offer a huge range of alternative protective case brands (perhaps the largest from a single UK supplier) and even custom-built options such as EXOCase. And unlike other case suppliers you may speak with, being independent means you can trust the advice GWP provides – if a case is not suitable or even the best option for your requirements, we’ll be honest and tell you.

To see how this could have a significant, positive impact on your business, please get in touch today.

Please note: All trademarks are registered and/or unregistered trademarks of Peli Products, S.L.U., its parent, subsidiaries and/or affiliates

Buying Info...

All Peli Hardigg Cases

Cases by Brand

Alternative Case Options

Foam Inserts

GWP Protective Guide Download: Checklist for product protection

Free PDF Download

Get your free guide to see exactly how you can eliminate costly damage to your tools or equipment.

Related Guides / Articles

Video Consultation

Have a packaging project but not able to meet face to face? Request a free video consultation today!

Quotes & Advice...

Found your perfect waterproof case?
Get quotes, technical info or free, genuinely impartial advice…

Quotes, Technical Info, Advice...

Get your no obligation, tailored quote (or impartial product advice) now

    Your details

    Contact info

    For full details on how GWP will treat your data, please view our Privacy Policy. Your information will not be shared with any third party.

    Here to Help

    Contact a member of our sales & support team directly

    Dan Wellings

    Dan Wellings

    Product Adviser
    01722 416 440

    Richard Coombes

    Richard Coombes

    General Manager
    01722 416 440

    Ian Heskins

    Ian Heskins

    Sales Director
    01793 754 444

    Phone GWP Protective

    01722 416 440

    Mon – Fri 08.30 – 17.00

    Email GWP Protective

    Email a case / foam expert

    If you need the toughest protective cases for your business or application, get in touch regarding the Peli Hardigg cases / options...