R&G Fluid Power Group Ltd acquires Abbey Hose Ltd

16 Jan 2024

In January 2024, R&G Fluid Power Group Ltd acquired Abbey Hose Ltd, a prominent player in the hydraulic and industrial hose industry based in Grays, Essex.

Established in 1982, Abbey Hose has built an impressive reputation for delivering high-quality hydraulic, industrial hose and associated solutions to a wide range of industries. Making them a perfect fit for R&G Fluid Power Group Ltd.

Steve Oughton, Director of Abbey Hose, said “This is an exciting time for Abbey Hose and all of its staff members. Joining R&G Fluid Power Group will give us access to an expanded array products that our customers will only benefit from. The nationwide presence of R&G empowers us to engage in projects across the country with the assurance of local support. This deal propels us to new heights of success and I would like to thank everyone at R&G group for their help with this acquisition”

Abbey Hose has over 40 years of experience supplying the Plant, Manufacturing, Rail, Defence, Utilities and Tunnelling industries with a wide range of Hydraulic and Industrial products and services. As a Certified Distributor for Parker Hannifin since 1995, their ParkerStore supplies thousands of products off the shelf and counter hose assemblies. With first class workshop facilities, they can provide bespoke hose assemblies on a while-you-wait basis or despatched anywhere in the UK. They also offer 24/7 mobile hose repair and replacement through their Hose Doctor Service.

Richard Davies, Managing Director of R&G Fluid Power Group commented: “I’m delighted to welcome Steve and the Abbey team to our group. Abbey adds to our expertise in the area of civil infrastructure, increases the group’s geographical reach into the UK’s south-east and strengthens the group’s relationship with key global supply partners; we look forward to working closely with the Abbey team in 2024.”

For both Abbey Hose customers and employees, there will be no disruptions in their usual operations. With the same experienced team offering the exceptional service they are renowned for. Abbey Hose has maintained a history of steady success, and this positive trajectory will only continue with the backing of R&G Fluid Power Group.

For more information on Abbey Hose Ltd please visit: www.abbeyhose.com