Famous Ships Throughout History

Ships have been used by civilisations for centuries; for travel, maritime trade and leisure purposes, and ships throughout history came in a range of different types, including schooners, galleons, ocean liners and brigantines.Throughout the ages, many famous historical figures have used ships to sail around the world, discover new countries or go to war. There…

Hire an Expert to Maintain Your Hydraulic Equipment

Hydraulic systems are intricately connected components that are at the heart of modern engineering. The movement and transfer of pressurised fluid has resulted in the easy operation of vehicles like cars, construction vehicles, boats and aeroplanes. Despite these being designed to work easily and without fault, from time to time issues can occur – especially…

Our Favourite Sailing Destinations

Setting sail on a luxurious seafaring voyage must be one of the best ways to spend a summer. Staring out across the horizon, anchored just off the shore of a beautiful harbour with a glass of champagne is a great way for anyone to holiday and there are so many places to choose from! To…

Agricultural History in The UK

At HP Hydraulics, we service the agricultural industry – amongst other industries – with our hydraulic repair and creation services to help improve the efficiency of their operations. With the rise of machinery, industries like agriculture have been able to speed up their processes and help to meet the demands of a growing and more…

A Brief History of Maritime Trade

Ever since time immemorial, human civilisations have been utilising waterways across the globe as crucial routes for trade. Both natural and man-made waterways provide excellent ways for humans to trade, hunt, invade and transport people across great distances. Without this essential route of transportation, human civilisation and culture would not have developed in the way…

Hydraulic Manufacturers Provide a Variety of Services

Hydraulic technology is by no means new. In fact, the technology stretches back for centuries and generally encompasses engineering that uses the flowing and compression of fluids as a source of kinetic energy. The Ancient Greeks studied the flows and pressures of fluids in different circumstances to harness its power for engineering projects. Following many…

Four Things to Consider Before Going On A Sailing Holiday

Sometimes it can be tempting to explore mother nature‚Äôs hidden secrets. Whether you dream of seeing jewel-toned alcove beaches or travelling to remote quiet villages, these locations can be accessed via boat. Our search for places untainted has led to a rise in yachting and sailing holidays, with many purchasing their own boat for this…