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Nottingham based Filtertechnik Wins Major Test Rig Contract from Meggitt PLC

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  • Filtertechnik

Contract is worth £566,000 and is one of the biggest ever won by FiltertechnikThe contract is to design, manufacture and supply specialist test rigs to flush and test complex Aerospace Heat ExchangersThe work is part of Meggitt’s £130M investment in its new facility in Ansty Park, CoventryNottingham UK:

Following a...

Particle Pal Pro wins the 2019 Excellence in Innovation award!

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  • particle pal pro
  • Particle Pal
  • particle counters

Filtertechnik were thrilled to win the Excellence in Innovation award on 22.5.19 for their Particle Pal Pro at the Nottingham Post’s annual Business Awards event.

The judges recognised the ground breaking technology developed in Nottingham by Filtertechnik, both mechanical and software design and development.

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Filtertechnik Launch pocket sized Oil Cleanliness Guide

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  • Oil Cleanliness Guide Launch

OverviewOver the past twenty years Filtertechnik Ltd have manufactured high quality filtration solutions for oils, fuels, biofuels and process fluids for both the UK and overseas markets.

We have forged deep connections with both small and multi-national companies, built on no-nonsense advice, fluid cleanliness expertise and an outstanding engineering...

Your Step by Step Guide to Patch Testing

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  • patch testing
  • How to guide

The very best oil analysis programs incorporate some degree of on-site analysis. For most plants, mills and mines, particle monitoring is the most productive onsite oil analysis activity available. A simple patch test enables the technician to quickly identify abnormal levels contamination and wear debris so that corrective actions can...

How testing is integral to all of our filtration systems

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  • testing
  • Custom made filtration

We supply custom-made filtration/polishing systems to meet a wide range of applications, whether it is cleaning stored diesel for UPS applications, removing contaminant from skydrol or clean up systems for various ATEX applications, we have a solution available.

We believe in our comprehensive product testing procedures, proofing all of our...

From concept to creation - five steps to custom-made filtration

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  • Custom made filtration

Filtertechnik have over 20 years experience of taking a filtration concept and turning it into a world class filtration solution. Our deep understanding of filtration enables our design and engineering team to take the concept and manufacture the right filtration system, no matter what the application.

For every custom-made filtration...

The Hidden Costs of Oil Changes

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  • Hydraulic Oil
  • Cost Saving
  • Oil Analysis

Oil is at the heart of powerful hydraulic systems, from diggers to plant machinery, and each system relies on oil to function.

Changing oil is a headache for service engineers as, unlike changing the oil in your car, oil changes for industrial equipment is based on need. Often service engineers...

Production Capacity increased

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  • Production increase

We are happy to announce the appointment of Paul Davies. Bringing with him a wealth of hands on experience and technical expertise, Paul is a welcome addition to our skilled production and engineering team.

We are extremely lucky to have such a talented and dedicated group of engineers, each committed...

Why is Oil Analysis important?

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  • Oil Analysis

Why is analysis so important?

Contamination can either come from external sources (ingestion) or are generated from within (ingression). New systems often have contaminants left behind from manufacturing and assembly. Unless they are filtered as they enter the circuit, both the original fluid and the make-up fluid are likely to...