Flowquip history


Managing Director Roger Bancroft leaves family pipeline business to focus on providing process flow solutions to industry and founds Flowquip.


Due to growth in the first two years, Flowquip move in to larger premises at Salterhebble, Halifax.


Flowquip exhibit at their first exhibition Interflow UK.


Due to further growth and need for servicing and assembly of systems Flowquip move to bigger premises at Bull Close Lane, Halifax.


After a trade mission from Australia, Flowquip land the distributorship for Contrec process and petroleum instrumentaion in the UK.


After the success of the Flowquip’s UK distributorship of Contrec products, Contrec Europe Ltd is established to provide the distribuion arm of Contrec products in to Europe and the Middle East.


Due to an increase in hire enquiries for flowmeters, Flowhire Ltd is set up as a new limited company the only UK company dedicated specifically to the hire of flowmetering equipment. It quickly has the largest range of meters to hire in the UK.


Due to further growth Flowquip move out of Halifax to Riverside works, Sowerby Bridge to allow for extra warehouse and stock space.


Flowquip see the build of their first calibration facility, capable of calibration up to 4000 litres/minute on water.


Flowquip launch their new image and website in conjunction with the Sensors and Instrumentation exhibition at Birmingham, NEC.