Using fluid to generate movement within different machinery has been around for thousands of years. The uses of water power dates back as far as Ancient Egypt and it is still used to this day. Hydraulic power is now all around us and is used in everyday life, powering many of our vehicles and even … Continue reading A Brief History of Hydraulics
The performance of Hydraulic valves is incredibly important to the safety and smooth running of machinery and operations worldwide. One of the main problems manufacturers face is leakage within their hydraulic valves.
Here at HyPro, all of our products are designed and manufactured in house. We pride ourselves on their quality, so manufacturing in-house provides a whole host of benefits to us as a business, and to you, our customer. So, what are the benefits? Quality As our customer, we know that the quality of your products … Continue reading Why HyPro Manufacture In-House
Here we are again approaching another cliff edge, wondering how world trade will be affected when we leave the EU – possibly in about 3 months’ time. We have tried to get our thoughts together on the possible outcomes.
Hypro is pleased to announce a new addition to our premises – a brand new, 5 axis milling machine.
Pressure relief valves are designed to keep hydraulic based machinery running safely – their main purpose is to protect systems from overpressure. Certain applications require more specific types of pressure relief valves though. Choosing the right valve can be the difference between your machinery working safely or not.
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
We have some exciting news – we’re expanding our premises! We are moving 3 vertical machining centres and some smaller ancillary machines into a building directly next door to our current premises. There is now space within the original Hypro unit to install new machines which we’re in the process of completing, and the relocation … Continue reading Hypro Premises Expansion
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
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