Flowquip Blog

Blending of SAF’s (Sustainable aviation fuel)

Aviation is one of the key areas where improvement in alternative fuels is most focused in the drive towards net-zero emissions.  With the likelihood of aircraft power being generated from hydrogen or electric still more than 20 years away, fuel companies are having to look to innovative solutions in order to meet their own targets […]

Flowquip Batching Systems make the process of batching liquids simple, safe, and accurate

Flowquip Ltd  have been supplying safe and accurate batching systems for over 40 years. Stocking a range flow meters for pipe diameters up to 100mm, as well a wide range of batch controller options. For water or water-based applications, Flowquip’s stainless-steel turbine flowmeters provide an extremely robust and reliable solution, ensuring years of trouble-free operation. […]

Fuel theft prevention is better than the cure!

You don’t have to look too hard on the internet to find numerous articles on the steady increase of fuel theft within the UK. According to a survey done by Certas Energy www.certasenergy.com and data obtained via a freedom of information act, £2,099,518 worth of fuel was stolen across the UK in 2015. With this […]

Flowquip celebrate 40 years supplying flow measurement solutions for the Chemical Industry

Not many instrumentation companies can claim to have 40 years experience supplying metering solutions to the chemical industry. Based in Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire Flowquip was one of the first of its kind, a flow meter distributor buying from the major flow meter manufacturers and putting metering systems together for the chemical and process industries. […]

Flowquip staff raise over £3000 for the Alzheimer’s Society

Last Saturday Flowquip’s Marketing Director Lucy Wood took on the arduous 25 mile Yorkshire three peaks challenge to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society, the UK’s leading dementia charity.  Despite the high winds and rain and hail on the day (and one injured party!) Lucy, Jo and Kim, climbed Ingleborough, Whernside and Pen Y Ghent […]

Why is flow meter calibration and re-calibration so important?

Most people recognise that flow meters should be calibrated before putting them in to use, but why is flow meter calibration so important? The process of flow meter calibration involves comparing the meter to a reference device which is used as a calibration standard. The calibration of the reference device should be traceable back to […]

Refine your measurement processes and cut your costs

  In today’s competitive climate, department managers within manufacturing facilities are under increasing pressure to cut costs and increase efficiencies, here’s our simple guide to how refining your measurement processes can positively impact your bottom line.     Start by measuring A ­flow meter will quantify the amount of liquid, gas or steam passing through […]

How accurate flow metering can increase your profits

If you’re a production facility or any business that uses steam, gases or liquids in your processes, Flowquip can save you money. Over time process systems and machinery deteriorate and become less efficient. Flowquip will identify where cost savings can be made in your processes by installing accurate flow metering, control solutions and energy monitoring […]

Flowquip welcomes Bailey to the team!

Flowquip recently welcomed a new member of staff to the company.  Bailey Naylor joined us after completing his A Levels this spring.  Bailey’s role will be as an apprentice sales engineer and will combine his practical work for Flowquip, whilst continuing his education at college.  Like many of the staff at Flowquip, Bailey will begin […]

Flowquip have raising money down to a tee!

Rob and Craig recently swung in to action and took part in the annual charity golf day in aid of the NSPCC (National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children).  The day is held annually at the local West End Golf Club and is attended by many local businesses who support this worthwhile charity […]