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  • Move up to rodless cylinders

    Friday 23rd May 2008

    Whilst most engineers appreciate the benefits of the clean simplicity and versatility of pneumatic actuators, many have still to appreciate the advantages of Norgren's range of Rodless cylinders.


  • Hydrovane turns the world of compressors on its head!

    Hydrovane turns the world of compressors on its head!

    Tuesday 20th May 2008

    Introducing the new extended Hydrovane vertical compressor range - energy saving, regulated speed models, now available in 30kW, 37kW and 45kW - small size - big performance.

    We're delighted to be able to offer our industrial customers the latest energy efficient technology in compressed air production, in the stylish shape of the new vertical compressor family from Hydrovane.


  • Two on the up at Thorite

    Wednesday 7th May 2008

    The UK's leading distributor of compressed air products and systems, Bradford-based Thorite, has announced the promotion of two existing staff members to new positions.

    Steve Bradbury (39) becomes one of Thorite's Capital Equipment Sales Engineers. Steve joined Thorite in 1984 as a YTS trainee and has risen within the company ever since. His responsibilities will see him fulfilling the capital product and systems sales requirements of industrial and manufacturing concerns in South Yorkshire, Humberside, North Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire.


  • Thorite targets efficiency at Robin Hood Academy

    Thorite targets efficiency at Robin Hood Academy

    Thursday 1st May 2008

    The UK's leading supplier of compressed air products and process systems, Thorite, has supplied an HPC 37kW variable speed drive compressor package to the new £12m Directions Finningley Aviation Academy at Doncaster's Robin Hood airport.

    The new compressor was chosen because of its ability to seamlessly increase or diminish its compressed air output, to accommodate fluctuations in demand, which results in outstanding energy efficiency.


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