In 1988 Pirtek entered the UK marketplace and has grown to become the number one provider of fluid transfer solutions and on-site repairs. Specialising in hydraulic hoses, pipe fittings & couplings, Pirtek Europe has service centres and on-site teams working in Belgium, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands and the UK.
Pirtek's mission is to provide the fastest and most convenient service available, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. It offers a comprehensive range of fluid transfer solutions, products & services to industries including: Agriculture; Automotive; Construction & Plant Hire; Defence; Environmental; Services; Manufacturing; Marine & Offshore; Material Handling; Mining & Quarrying; Transport & Logistics; Utilities.
The bulk of our work is replacing burst or damaged hydraulic hoses via the mobile service engineers. Each service engineers operates from a mobile workshop where hydraulic hose assemblies can be made on site. Our service promise is to attend urgent jobs within one hour of receiving the job to get the machine up and running and reduce costly and inconvenient downtime.
Pirtek places great emphasis on training and all our service engineers undergo City and Guilds approved training at our dedicated facility in Birmingham. Our engineers work in a wide variety of industries and situations and a thorough understanding and application of health and safety practices is essential. We only use the highest quality hoses and fittings that have been tested for compatibility and are sourced through Pirtek UK.
Our business model has been long established but Pirtek is committed to on-going and continuous improvement in the service we offer our customers.
Through a mix of hard graft, dedication and commitment, Colin May has risen through the Pirtek ranks from trade counter assistant to owner, much to his own surprise.