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We’re Exhibiting! Join Us at H2+FC and OTC 2017

Steve Yorke-Robinson, Managing Director at Pressure Tech, will be showcasing our latest innovations at the Hydrogen + Fuel Cell exhibition in Hannover, Germany from 24th to 28th April, and also at the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, Texas from 1st to 4th May 2017. Currently in development, it will be a great opportunity for you to see our new, highly accurate and lightweight pressure regulator designed for UAV drones and the Automotive industry. We’d love to invite you as our guest — for a free visitor ticket, drop us an email at

Problematic hydraulic regulators replaced with LF-690s

Following consistent resonating problems with one of our competitors hydraulic regulators on several offshore platforms, Pressure Tech received an order for 21 x LF-690 hydraulic regulators to retrofit units installed in HPU's throughout the Gulf of Mexico region. Recent testing of the LF-690 by a major system builder in the area confirmed the regulator provided stable control, even under initial start up conditions with 10,000psi differential pressure and up to 4GPM flow rates - without the need for any bypass!

$50k order for Appomattox Project secured and delivered

Pressure Tech's LF-690 regulators went through an intensive test program before being selected for use on the HPU's being supplied on the Shell Appomattox project, Houston. The system builder in Houston simulated various extreme situations that the pressure regulators encounter when operating the subsea valves, including initial start up and emergency shut down procedures with high differential pressures and various flow conditions. The stable and repeatable control (2%) witnessed by the system builder and their clients ensured the LF-690 was specified for this key project.

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26 April 2017
Famous Faces Join Us at Hannover Messe
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo (nearly!) visited our stand at H2 + FC in Hannover this week...
12 April 2017
Baking for Bricks
Gaynor Hynes, our lovely Sales and Purchasing Coordinator, has been busy 'Baking for Bricks' to raise money for a new school in Gambia...
09 March 2017
Pancakes Anyone?
Pancake day didn't pass by in the Pressure Tech office without a little bit of fun over the camp stove in the staff canteen...
24 April 2017
Steve Yorke-Robinson Presents at Hydrogen Fuel Cell Exhibition Day 4 at the Hydrogen Fuel Cell Exhibition saw Pressure Tech Managing Director Steve Yorke-Robinson take to the stage in the Technical Forum. Steve took the opportunity to tell the audience about pressure regulator selection for the Hydrogen Fuel Cell market. Discussing decaying inlet pressures and the merits of both two-stage regulators and of a balanced main valve design, Steve showcased our new compact and economical piston-sensed regulator. Take a look at Steve in action here.
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01 April 2017
TS-311 tested to extreme climate conditions for H2 analyser application Two major orders have been secured for a range of regulators for use on analyser projects in Saudi Arabia and Russia, where ambient temperature conditions couldn't be more extreme. Both projects required over 200 units of our TS-311 two stage regulator, specially developed for use on Hydrogen service. The Russian project involves operating conditions down to -55 deg C (-67 deg F) and the TS-311 was thoroughly tested at these extremes on Helium service using a TAS climate chamber capable of reaching as low at -70 deg C (-94 deg F).
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Analytical & Instrumentation Regulators
linkInstrumentation Regulators Cv 0.06-0.2
Typically incorporating Inconel X750 diaphragm sensed elements to provide strength and flexibility, our instrumentation range of regulators cover gas cylinder regulators to ATEX certified (94/9/EC) heated regulators. Our versatile range has endured extensive cycle tests and includes design features that make us the market leaders in this sector.
High Pressure 'LF Series' Regulators
linkPressure Regulators Cv 0.06 - 0.2
Piston sensed pressure regulators with a range of precision machined and fully supported sensor elements to cover pressure ranges up to 690bar/10000psi primarily for GAS service. Combined sensor and spring options allow low torque adjustment with accurate & repeatable control. Available in 316SS and brass with the option of parts degreased to G93 for use on Oxygen service. Port sizes from 1/8" to 3/8"
'MF Series' Pressure Regulators
linkPressure Regulators Cv 0.5 - 2.0
A range of pressure regulators primarily for GAS service with either diaphragm sensed elements to control up to 10bar/150psi and piston sensed covering higher requirements to 414bar/6000psi. Available in 316SS and brass with the option of parts degreased to G93 for use on Oxygen service. Port sizes from 1/2" to 1"
High Flow Regulators
linkPressure Regulators Cv 4.0 - 12.0
The ‘HF Series’ includes diaphragm and piston-sensed regulators with port sizes ranging between 1/2” and 3” with either threaded or flanged connections: Pressure control options up to 10bar (150psi) with a diaphragm sensed element and 210bar (3000psi) with a piston. Available with spring loaded or dome loaded to minimise droop effect on regulator. Contact the office directly to discuss flanged end connections
High Pressure Hydraulic Regulators
linkHydraulic Regulators Cv 0.05 - 2.0
An extensive range of piston sensed regulators for use on LIQUID applications. Precision machined sensing elements provide control to 1380bar (20,000psi), and self venting is available with captured vent ports. Port sizes from 1/4" to 3/4" and are available with ratio or dome loaded options. Special designs cover subsea applications (contact office for details).
Back Pressure Regulators
linkBack Pressure Regulators
For accurate control of inlet pressures to any process the back pressure regulators include all the design features of the other product ranges and cover from 1/8” to 2”. The complete range of back pressure regulators controls pressures from 0.1bar (2psi) to 690bar (10,000psi) on both gas or liquid applications. The designs provide accurate and repeatable shut off due to the large sensing area and minimised loading on the seating area.
Flow Control Valves
linkFlow Control Valves
The new range of Flow Control Valve presently being developed for chemical injection systems are based around a negative biased back pressure regulator built into a single block manifold, which when connected to a metering valve provide a simple mechanical device that maintains a constant flow rate irrespective of pressure variations within the system. A range of manifold configurations are available and can be designed to meet individual customer requirements.
Accessories and Ancillary Equipment
linkAccessories and ancillary equipment
Ancillary Equipment to fit or use with the extensive range of pressure regulators.