Hycontrol has been at the forefront of level control and silo protection technology for over thirty-five years, providing effective solutions for diverse applications across a wide range of industries ranging from quarrying to food; from nuclear power to chemical; and from animal feed to waste recycling. From its manufacturing base in Redditch, Worcestershire, the company has been trusted to oversee thousands of applications across the UK and around the world.
Hycontrol has a silo protection knowledge base far greater than any other company in the UK. It is acknowledged by industry organisations such as the Mineral Products Association and the Refined Bitumen Association as a leader in the field. The company is constantly pushing the envelope of Ground Level Testing (GLT), reducing risk and providing a safer working environment. Hycontrol organises presentations and MPQC-approved training courses which detail the problems and issues associated with safety systems, and offer advice on best practice and how to spot potential problems. This is all backed by a comprehensive library of photos and visit reports accrued over many years.
Hycontrol understands the consequences of inaccurate or unreliable systems, and therefore each Hycontrol installation is tailored precisely to match the application. The goal is simple: to provide the best-engineered solution - without compromise. With one of the widest ranges of level measurement technologies on the market including award-winning silo pressure safety systems and a patented range of foam detection and control equipment, backed up by a team of highly experienced engineers and technicians, Hycontrol is a leading force in the manufacture and supply of advanced level solutions.
Advanced Silo Protection Systems
Hycontrol’s advanced SHIELD Lite silo protection system is the latest development in a series of SPS products that have revolutionised the concept of silo pressure safety in industry, combining cutting-edge technology with a failsafe, practical safety attitude. Hycontrol works closely with trade bodies like the Mineral Products Association (MPA) to ensure it consistently exceeds current safety guidelines and has won industry awards for its pioneering silo protection systems.