Cycle To Work Day

Hy-Pro celebrated our healthy workforce last week, when eleven of our employees took up the Cycle To Work Day challenge.  The group were rewarded with a bacon baguette for lunch and a photograph for posterity! Most of those taking part regularly cycle to work, with some travelling around 12 miles each way from Exeter to Dawlish.  This … Continue reading Cycle To Work Day

Group HES now an Approved Distributor

Gloucester based, Hydraulic Equipment Supermarkets (HES) has been appointed as our latest approved distributor.  They will be stocking the renowned Hy-Pro V5-60 G1/2 sectional control valve (both manual and efficient pilot solenoid operated options) along with G3/8 and G3/4 ranges and specialist valves for bespoke applications. HES was founded in 1965 and provides an over-the-counter and telephone … Continue reading Group HES now an Approved Distributor

Solar Energy Used To Machine Hydraulic Control Valves

In March 2013, in a drive to reduce soaring energy costs and to maximise return on investment, we took the decision to purchase solar panels.  Installed by Empower Engineering in Dorset and covering all but the North facing factory rooves, the arrays of photovoltaic panels are capeable of producing 50 kw of power.  Since installation, … Continue reading Solar Energy Used To Machine Hydraulic Control Valves

New and Approved Distributor For Hy-Pro Range – P & R Hydraulics Ltd

P&R Hydraulics Ltd, Norwich, has been appointed as Hy-Pro’s Approved Distributor, covering the East and South East of England.  The Hy-Pro range will now be available through P&R, a fully trained, stocking distributor who will be able to provide a faster local service to its customers.  With engineers on the road and a range of complimentary products, P&R will be able to provide a … Continue reading New and Approved Distributor For Hy-Pro Range – P & R Hydraulics Ltd

British Hydraulic Valves At The 2014 Fluid Power Show

Hydraulic Projects Ltd, the British Manufacturer of the Hy-Pro and Hy-ProDrive ranges of hydraulic control valves and gear pumps, exhibited for the first time this year at the NEC. The display included a selection from their range of G3/8, G1/2 and G3/4 sectional valves, along with line mounted valves, plus reversing and constant running gear … Continue reading British Hydraulic Valves At The 2014 Fluid Power Show

3D Models For OEM Designers

OEM designers can now try the Hy-Pro and Hy-ProDrive ranges for size before they buy. Using solid modelling techniques,  we can supply industry standard files for incorporation into application 3D models. The bespoke valve or pump model can then facilitate the design of the mounting and housings, saving unnecessary extra design time.  Particular configurations of the extensive … Continue reading 3D Models For OEM Designers

Designing for Efficiency – Solenoid valve

With a constant eye on the future and with environmental considerations in mind the Hy-Pro design team have been busy focusing on the three popular valve ranges.  The tried and trusted solenoid valves can be a cost effective and robust solution. Any restrictions in the flow passages of hydraulic systems create a back-pressure which makes … Continue reading Designing for Efficiency – Solenoid valve