OFWAT ask are you ready for Resilience?

Pressures of an increased population coupled with an ever more erratic climate mean that resilience and reliability in the face of increasing change is hugely important in the Water Industry.
Party in a pressure vessel

Party in a Pressure Vessel

Getting the party started in a Pressure Vessel!

We like our Pancakes rolled!

Whilst a glossy picture of the finished product is always great we love to share the process of how we do what we do.

Heat Exchangers- under the shell

Here at Abbott we like to show you some of the inner workings and engineering that goes in to a Shell and tube Heat Exchanger.

Process Projects Ltd - Customer Support by Abbott & Co.

PROCESS PROJECTS LTD (In Administration) http://www.processprojects.com We can assist in your enquiries for pressure vessels as built by Process Projects Limited.   Scope of supply Manufacture •…

EN 286-3:1995 Air Braking Reservoirs for Trains

We design, and build air receivers to EN 286-3:1995  Air Braking Reservoirs for Rolling Stock . We also refurbish EN 286-3 Compressed Air Reservoirs for trains - This involves detailed inspection , shot…

BS 799-5:2010 Oil Storage Tanks from Abbotts - Square ?

BS 799-5:2010 Oil Storage Tanks ? Abbotts have been making cylindrical pressure vessels since 1870. Recently we have expanded our range - quite literally 'broken the mould' -  and made some SQUARE ones!  However…

Great British Pressure Vessels

This week we have a few of these going out ! Large thermal stores #pressurevessels #british #manufacturing Built to PD5500 and only just fitting out of the door !

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…

SST Process Engineering Heat Exchangers from Abbotts

SST Process Engineering in  Grantham  - 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…

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…

10 Reasons why you should buy Abbott's vessels!

1. With Abbott air receivers, you literally get more for your money - in some cases the steel is ACTUALLY TWICE as thick! - Ours are a minimum of 5mm. Your customers DO notice this - and will recognise you sell on quality ... if you sell on…

A legend among Pressure Vessels !

Can you spot Tony ? Passing the paint bay at the end of last week I spotted Tony putting the finishing touches to some of our wonderful range of pressure vessels and air receivers Tony,  not only a very skilled spray painter but a very…