Kiowa Ltd Now Providing a UK Service Centre for TODO Couplings

We are now able to offer our customers not only the full range of TODO API adaptors, couplers and accessories but a UK TODO service centre for the Dry Break Couplings.  We are able to repair and replace the internal seals and parts as required and re-pressure test them ready for …

Kiowa Ltd to Attend FPS Expo Show in Liverpool 20th -21st April

46 days and counting…………………… Our stand has been booked for the last year and we are now in the final stages of getting our literature off to the printers and display stands built to showcase our product ranges. For those customers of Parkland Engineering who aren’t aware of the range …

From Old to New – Kiowa’s Composite Hose Assemblies

As part of our Hose Maintenance Programme we will replace and collect your old hoses and then make new assemblies ready for installing onsite. As part of this programme we will: Check and assemble the hoses including pressure testing them. Mark or etch the ferrules  / couplings, with information that …

Kiowa and Volac Hose Management Programme – Installing Roman Seliger Hose Loading Arms

In the summer of 2014 Kiowa was contacted by Elgan Jones from Volac Felinfach to discuss the development of a hose management programme for their rubber food transfer hoses used on their whey unloading area. They were experiencing a number of areas of concern with the current tanker offload area …

NEW Handle-Tech Hose & Pipe Safety Handles

  New to Kiowa Ltd, Handle-Tech Hose & Pipe Safety Handles, featuring at SPE Offshore Europe Aberdeen 8-11 September 2015.  Handle-Tech Hose & Pipe Safety Handles are an innovative tool designed to improve safety and efficiency for manual handling of hose and pipe. Made from long glass nylon HT handles …

Kiowa’s Preventative Hose Maintenance Programme

Kiowa’s Preventative Hose Maintenance Programme ……’ensures that all of your hoses are managed and maintained correctly” Identify costly problems before they occur Reduce downtime from damaged equipment Improve health & safety on site Reduce spill and clean ups Increase the life of the hose assembly Contact our sales team at …

Border Hydraulics and Pneumatics becomes part of the Kiowa Group

            What’s going on at Border Hydraulics?   Border Hydraulics and Pneumatics has come a long way in the past decade, undergoing a series of transitions that have ensured its position as one of the biggest independent distributors of industrial and hydraulic hose, fittings and …

Festo Didactic Training at Kiowa

Here at Kiowa we offer Festo’s Didactic Training courses held in our training facility in the East Midlands. Festo Didactic Consultants are competent in the three key themes of; organisation, technology and people and they have relevant experience of the manufacturing marketplace. There are three key course types and these …

Belt Surveys

Kiowa Ltd have an experienced team of External Sales Engineers who are happy to visit your site and carry out a full belt survey. This involves measuring and documenting every belt onsite and recording them. Each belt is then given a unique number which is recorded in our database. Our …

Hose Surveys

It is often the case that hoses are installed into applications where the environment in which they are working exceeds the hose capability; this may be temperature or bend radius abuse or the media that the hose is carrying is not designed for the product supplied for example, non FDA …

Plastic Fabrications at Kiowa

Kiowa Ltd operated a bespoke plastic fabrication department which is fully equipped with sophisticated forming, cutting, turning, milling and welding machines. We can fabricate a range of different materials including: Polycarbonate Acryclic PETG PVC Polypropylene Polyethylene These products are often used to replace stainless steel, taking advantage of the reduced …

Gates RFID System

To quickly and accurately store hose assembly data in the field an RFID (radio frequency product identification) system is now available from Gates. Using this technology, hose assembly information can easily be accessed via personnel are able to retrieve the data using radio waves. The information can then be read …