Members’ News

18 Dec 2020


Sparrows in Aberdeen has introduced new H1 Competence Assessments to support Level 1&2 Courses

BFPDA member Sparrows has just started running H1 Competence Assessments at its site in Aberdeen in addition to its Level 1 & 2 courses. Click here for more information.

The company also offers a variety of other courses such as Crane Operator Training & Assessments using its simulators and pedestal crane which work down onto a pontoon in a quarry.

For more information please visit their website:


FluidAir Power Limited has been acquired by the R&G Fluid Power Group

On 1 October 2020, BFPDA member FluidAir Power Ltd was acquired by the R & G Fluid Power Group.

From 1 January 2021, FluidAir Power Ltd will merge with Grimsby Hydraulic Services Ltd and from this date it will become a trading company of Grimsby Hydraulic Services Ltd known as FluidAir Power, both companies being part of the R & G Fluid Power Group.

All the staff at FluidAir remain on hand to help with any issues and purchasing enquiries that you may have and they are looking to build on the relationships formed over many years.

If anyone has any concerns or would like to discuss the products sold to FluidAir and maybe take the opportunity to supply Grimsby Hydraulic Services Ltd, please contact Tim Harper on 07860 786650 whom will be happy to assist.


Do you have a company news story we could feature?

BFPA would like to help publicise our BFPA and BFPDA members’ company news (free of charge to members) in our newsletter and / or on our website news page and want to feature more news stories from our BFPA and BFPDA members. Each news item will be set alongside a photo / logo / image (which you would ideally supply) and archived by date. We may also be able to publish on our news pages or send out to a wider media list as well on your behalf.

We would love to hear from you if you have any suitable UK fluid power industry news stories such as:

  • Senior staff appointments
  • New buildings being opened
  • Awards being won / presented
  • New industry sales partners announced
  • New acquisitions / alliances etc.
  • Innovative or unusual projects or case studies

Please send any news items to Sarah Gardner – we look forward to hearing from you soon!