BSI – HYPRO QUALITY MANAGER ROB DANIELS JOINS BSI COMMITTEE

For those of you unfamiliar with the term BSI it is the “the business standards company that helps organisations make excellence a habit”, established to develop “a new generation of standards” by helping manufacturing organisations to “improve their performance, reduce their risk and help them be more sustainable.”  To this day there are 1200 BSI … Continue reading BSI – HYPRO QUALITY MANAGER ROB DANIELS JOINS BSI COMMITTEE

Hy-Pro To Attend METS Marine Equipment Trade Show Next Month

The countdown is on for METS (the Marine Equipment Trade Show) taking place in Amsterdam in November and Hy-Pro can’t wait to attend. The three-day event is being held at the RAI Amsterdam on the 14th, 15thand 16th of November! “this event is the most visited B2B leisure marine equipment show which has been bringing the marine … Continue reading Hy-Pro To Attend METS Marine Equipment Trade Show Next Month

World Record Holder Jeanne Socrates Is About To Begin Her Solo Trip Around The World Using Hypro Hydraulics

Hypro goes global * Since the publication of this article it has been brought to our attention that Jeanne has sadly had to postpone her voyage due to a serious injury, she is now recovering in hospital and we wish her a speedy recovery and hope that she will be able to continue her mission … Continue reading World Record Holder Jeanne Socrates Is About To Begin Her Solo Trip Around The World Using Hypro Hydraulics

Citizen ‘Sliding Head’ Lathes and The New Star Lathe

At Hy-Pro we use lathes extensively in production, particularly for producing spools of various sizes which are used in our hydraulic control valves. There are multitudes of other parts which we also make on our lathes, from simple washers to complex gears. The lathes we use can machine intricate shapes to minute tolerances, and we … Continue reading Citizen ‘Sliding Head’ Lathes and The New Star Lathe

All You Need to Know About the Recreational Craft Directive

The new Recreational Craft Directive (RCD) 2013/53/EU superseded the RCD 2003/44/EC on the 18th January 2017.  The main difference between the old and the new directives is that boat owners whose craft fall within the scope are now responsible to ensure that their craft is compliant. Now, almost all recreational craft built after the 16th … Continue reading All You Need to Know About the Recreational Craft Directive

Safety Lever Lock For Hy-Pro Control Valves

As always, our designers are putting safety first and we are happy to announce our new safety lever lock for Hy-Pro control valves. The new V5145 safety interlock solution is a locking device which requires the operator to release the lever from its captive neutral position in order to select a service. Hydraulic power is inherently dangerous … Continue reading Safety Lever Lock For Hy-Pro Control Valves

New Compact Linear Actuator From Hy-ProDrive

We are pleased to announce our latest addition to the Hy-ProDrive marine steering range – the new compact linear actuator! This new compact unit is designed for smaller or lighter yachts with space restrictions and the lower thrust requirements.  Our new actuator at full extension, is only 890 mm.  That’s half a metre shorter than its bigger brother.  … Continue reading New Compact Linear Actuator From Hy-ProDrive