A Brief History of Steam - 150 Year Plans.

History PhD student required? Whilst we focus on our future & current capability to produce pressure vessels heat exchangers and air receivers for a variety of industries, it's hard to ignore that we've got a bit of history behind us. In…

Keeping the wheels of British industry turning in the snow !

British bike outside the British factory having a bit of British weather stuck to the leading edge of the frame ! Don't worry we are in work and producing pressure vessels for you.

Call that Snow ?

This was INSIDE Abbotts pressure vessel factory IN 1978 when Snow was real snow ! Taken by one of our welders who is still welding for us today ! I would like to say conditions have much improved ..

Abbott Pressure Vessels on Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers.

Having built pressure vessels for the Navy for over 147 years we have been recognised by the MOD in their recent carrier launch publicity ! With our Lloyds Class 1 and Naval approvals our pressure vessels were used for  air receivers,…

New Rolls Anyone ?

No not the sort of Rolls you pull up outside Buckingham Palace in -we have bought Dennis a brand new set of bending rolls ! 4 roll double pinch, and 3 meters long they  are more precise, larger and faster which will improve our quality,…

Darren's Fame - and plating skills ..

Darren here is doing his utmost to look confident that he has correctly marked out this rather complicated flash vessel. This EN13445 pressure vessel extracts excess water from very high temperature steam (at a goodly pressure too). Since…

Pressure Vessel with integral picnic table ?

Pressure vessels find themselves used in a wonderful mix of applications. The picture below is of a chilled water buffer vessel for an industrial cooling application  with a pump to be mounted on the plate (by our client) The opportunity…

Heat Exchangers from Abbotts

For over a year we have been working with the staff of SST Process Engineering with more than 70 years combined experience of making Heat Exchangers. Since then we have made a cracking job of a variety of Shell and Tube…

Size isn't everything !

These small pressure vessels may not be the biggest pressure vessels we have produced this week but at 18 litres should be more than enough to satisfy our customers needs  - this is because they are designed to ASME div 8 and CE Marked…