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HPC a company history

Compressed Air - the fourth utility - a clean, reliable source of power which is critical to the production processes of all manufacturing businesses.

A leader in the UK market for fifty years, HPC's "yellow-box" compressed air systems can be found throughout British industry, from workshops and garages to factories and power stations.

In partnership with KAESER Kompressoren GmbH, HPC provides its customers with the most reliable and efficient compressed air systems. The partnership between KAESER of Germany, HPC Compressors and Thorite is at the heart of Thorite's business, providing our customers with the most efficient and reliable compressed air systems.

The unrivalled knowledge and professionalism of Thorite's sales and support engineers provide installation and aftermarket services to ensure maximum performance and reliability throughout the life of all HPC compressed Air Systems.

Click on any of the links to find out how Thorite and HPC compressors can improve your reliability and efficiency, and more importantly how we can save you money through significantly reducing the whole life costs of your compressed air system.

HPC working with Thorite

Thorite have a long standing relationship with HPC which goes back to the start of the screw compressor era in the early 1970’s.

As  HPC Authorised Distributors Thorite provide professional advice on the selection of the most suitable HPC air compressors to optimize your compressed air system. 

Energy costs taken over the lifetime of any compressor add up to many times the initial capital cost Thorite have many years’ experience of data  logging compressed air systems using HPC’s own ADA (Air Demand Analyser) system which will provide a full analysis of your compressed air system to ensure the most energy efficient solution and reduce CO2 emissions.

All of our service engineers have been factory trained and certificated by HPC to provide the best possible care for your compressor. All this is backed up by an extensive spares stock holding to ensure that your HPC is available 100% of the time.

HPC products to buy

For further details of the following HPC products please call 0800 092 1273 or contact

  • Air treatment, including storage
  • Control systems
  • Rotary blowers
EEF - The Manufacturers' Organisation -- The Carbon Trust - Accredited Supplier -- CHAS - The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme -- BCAS - British Compressed Air Society -- SafeContractor Approved
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