Hydraulic Projects Ltd – The First 50 Years

Hydraulic Projects Ltd was incorporated by our founder, Dick Hammond, on 14th April 1966.  Following his degree, 15 years in companies like Rolls Royce and Hotpoint and working in air crash investigation, Dick decided to set up on his own and specialise in hydraulic design. Dick’s first products were a range of hydraulic power units … Continue reading Hydraulic Projects Ltd – The First 50 Years

Our Experience at the METS Trade Show

Our representatives recently attended the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam again this year, following the success of our time at the show last year. Known to be the world’s biggest trade exhibition of marine equipment, materials and systems, the show proved successful for HyPro and our range of products. Since 1988, the METS … Continue reading Our Experience at the METS Trade Show

Meet Hy-Pro’s New Applications Engineer

We’re pleased to introduce the newest member to the Hy-Pro team. We are pleased to announce that Samuel Antwi Adjei has joined us as our new Applications Engineer.   With a wealth of experience in the design, application and sales of hydraulic components (in particular hydraulic control valves), Sam has already been meeting some of our … Continue reading Meet Hy-Pro’s New Applications Engineer

A Beginners Guide to EMC Compliancy

What is EMC compliancy? EMC (ElectroMagnetic Compatibility) testing is the process in which electrical devices are tested to ensure they do not emit a large amount of electromagnetic interference. These interferences are known as radiated and conducted emissions, and there are tests to prove the quality of both. This is to establish that any device … Continue reading A Beginners Guide to EMC Compliancy

Upcoming BFPA Conference on Fluid and Lubricant Contamination

The BFPA is holding a technical conference in Bath this September, and whilst we are not attending this conference, it may be of interest to some of our customers and partners. This conference will focus on how important it is to minimise hydraulic fluid and lubricant contamination, as well as how recent developments may have … Continue reading Upcoming BFPA Conference on Fluid and Lubricant Contamination

Hy-Pro to Replace Imported Monoblock with British Slice Valve

If you have read our previous blogs, you will know that increasingly manufacturing is returning to the UK. This is great for the UK industry as well as the consumers of the high-quality goods. We are pleased to announce that Hy-Pro will be replacing the previously imported monoblock range with our very own British designed … Continue reading Hy-Pro to Replace Imported Monoblock with British Slice Valve

HyPro PR+ Pump Retrofitted to Home-Built 44’ Yacht

Written by Andrew (Aussie) Bray We’ve been communicating recently with a customer in Australia about his PR+ pump with a reservoir, and wanted to share how he has used our equipment in his home-built yacht. This is a new autopilot installation, retrofitted to Starship, a 30-year-old 44’ aluminium cutter, which the owner (Andrew Aussie Bray, … Continue reading HyPro PR+ Pump Retrofitted to Home-Built 44’ Yacht