Posts from Dec 2015

HPS 21st Birthday Celebrations

21 Years of Pigging – HPS Celebrates In Style

Posted in on 23rd December 2015

On Friday 18th December, HPS Product Recovery Solutions marked a combination of 21 years in the pigging businesses, plus a milestone personal birthday for the company’s CEO. The celebrations, in seasonal festive style, included a lavish dinner, dance and after-party attended by nearly every employee of the company. As well as staff from the UK, employees travelled

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what's in a pig

What’s In a Pipeline Pig?

Posted in on 17th December 2015

An Overview of Pipeline Pigs used in Processing Industries. Pigging works by using specialist projectiles (the ‘pigs’) to remove every last drop of useable liquid from within the inside of pipelines. Pigging is usually performed when liquids are changed over, processing has finished or the pipes are due to be cleaned. Typically, ‘every last drop’ means

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HPS Holiday Opeing Times

Christmas and New Year Opening 2015

Posted in on 3rd December 2015

We’ll be closing the main HPS offices in the UK, US and Australasia for a few days over Christmas holiday period. Specifically: HPS UK Office will close at 5pm Thursday 24th December, open as usual on Monday 4th January. HPS USA Office will close at 5pm Friday 18th December, open as usual from Monday 4th January.

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automated pigging system

Industrial Automation and Liquid Product Recovery

Food Manufacturers Have Most to Gain. A recent report from well-known UK bank Barclays highlights the significant benefits to industry of automation. In terms of operations and employment, the report predicts that nearly all sectors of manufacturing could gain significantly from increased investment in automated systems.  In particular, it suggests that businesses in the food-manufacturing

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