The Specialist Buyers Guide for the UK Fluid and Air Industry
Formerly Norgren, we are a world leader in motion and fluid control technologies. Wherever precision, speed and engineering reliability are essential; we deliver exceptional solutions which improve the productivity and efficiency of customers’ equipment.
As a business, we aim to understand our customers’ challenges. We work closely with customers to gain a deep understanding of their engineering needs and then connect our people, products and expertise to give their equipment and business a clear competitive edge. We pride ourselves on exceptional local service and have a long, proud history of innovation and technical excellence.
With an established sales and support network throughout 75 counties, we have the global reach and capability to ensure continuity of supply and local support where and when it’s needed.
High Performance Products
Our world-class products improve performance and productivity.
We offer a wide range of high quality pneumatic and fluid control products such as actuators, air preparation, fittings, filters, control valves, process valves and vacuum equipment. Application specific solutions frequently involve integrated or modular combinations of actuator, control valve and air preparation technologies.
We have global manufacturing capability and technical centres of excellence, each dedicated to developing and rigorously testing new high performance products to meet precise industry and application needs. Helping improve performance and reduce downtime and energy consumption on production lines across the world, our world-class portfolio includes IMI Norgren, IMI Buschjost, IMI FAS, IMI Herion and IMI Maxseal. Having proven their value over years, they stand amongst the most trusted names in fluid and motion control. We are continually adding to this portfolio through a programme of innovation and new product development.
We are able to help our customers solve the world’s greatest engineering challenges – reliably, safely and efficiently.
Avalco Ltd supplies a comprehensive range of solenoid valves to all types of industry throughout the UK and is fully registered to ISO9001. In most circumstances we are able to provide a next day delivery service from our extensive stocks of solenoid valves which are manufactured in Italy by ODE srl.
One of the largest European manufacturers of solenoid valves, ODE has recently made further investment in new plant and equipment to meet worldwide demand for its products, which are renowned for reliability. ODE srl are also ISO9001 approved.
The emphasis throughout the Avalco Ltd operation is on meeting customers’ exact requirements with a friendly and efficient service, combining the highest levels of customer care with comprehensive technical support.
At Avalco Ltd, we are proud to be associated with ODE srl and ATAM UK Ltd, one of the major Italian electrical component manufacturers who specialise in the design, development and manufacture of all types of Din Connectors and cabling solutions for the pneumatic and hydraulic industries.
Pneumax is a worldwide market leader in the manufacture and supply of components for pneumatic automation. With its main production facilities in Lurano, Italy, the Pneumax organisation has seen significant growth in terms of size and turnover, with the Pneumax Holdings Group now controlling 19 companies.
Pneumax has an enviable range of pneumatic products designed to meet most demands which span across many industry sectors, offering reliability through innovation. The product range, coupled with a sophisticated research and development team, ensure Pneumax products are quick and easy to install with short lead times for deliveries.
For over twenty three years, Pneumax Ltd has provided those products to the UK pneumatics market. With large stocks and an engineering workshop equipped to manufacture pneumatic cylinders, control panels, as well as the ability to modify standard products, Pneumax Ltd have the capacity to tailor pneumatic components to meet the customers’ needs. Furthermore, as well as supplying the pneumatic components, Pneumax also have a wealth of experience when it comes to applications and assisting with the design of pneumatic systems.
Thorite based in Bradford are the UK's leading supplier of air compressors, air tools, pneumatics and process products. Thorite offer customers the most comprehensive range of market leading, cost-effective equipment in the UK to meet the needs of maintenance/repair operations, end users, original equipment manufacturers and resellers.
Thorite services include advice, pneumatics system design, installation, and the most competitive prices.