Industries

UK Seals & Polymers supplies industries that cover many everyday and unique applications

seals for petrochemical applications

With Over 40 years’ experience, UK Seals is one of the country’s leading distributors of hydraulic and pneumatic sealing solutions. We provide sealing solutions that last longer, require less maintenance and deliver the lowest cost of ownership. By focusing on key industries, UK Seals can offer solutions which specifically match your application requirements.

We are the “first choice” for many of Europe’s OEMs and have a large network of stockists in the UK, and around the globe, servicing almost every conceivable industry from Earth Moving to Motor Vehicle manufacture.

AGRICULTURE

We supply a wide range of sealing products that offer retaining, low friction running surfaces, alignment and protection. Products include; Rotary shaft seals, V-rings, Hydraulic seals, telescopic seals and Mechanical seals.

AUTOMOTIVE / TRANSPORT

UK Seals is a leading supplier in sealing solutions for the Automotive and Transport sectors. Our seals are used in all manner of equipment from cars, motorcycles, motorsport, light duty vehicles, buses, trailers, trucks, trains and other heavy duty vehicles. Download our latest Automotive Sealing Solutions brochure

Alternative solutions to suit both OEM and MRO requirements.
Rotary Shaft Seals for gearboxes, hydraulic pumps, cylinders, brake assemblies.
Static seals for valves.
Hydraulic seals (piston, rod, wiper, O-ring) for cylinders, dampers, jacks.
Telescopic seals.
Rubber to metal bonded components / parts.
Wide range of elastomers including Nitrile rubber, Hydrogenated Nitrile rubber, Silicone, Polyurethane.
PTFE and derivatives are also available.

CHEMICAL PROCESSING / PETROCHEMICAL

When high specification materials are needed to withstand both harsh chemical environments and extreme high temperatures, UK Seals offers a variety of materials to suit each application. Compounds include FKM, FFKM, FEP, HNBR, Viton GLT and Viton B. We can also supply specialist sealing solutions such as Spring O-Rings™. These seals are specially developed for extreme operating conditions typically found in Cryogenic applications.

CONSTRUCTION / ENGINEERING

The Construction and Engineering industries require products that can withstand extreme physical displacement. UK Seals provides resilient components that offer exceptional weather and abrasion resistance. From bonded seals, bellows, telescopic seals and a large selection of O-rings, used to withstand higher system pressure. Other products include; hydraulic seals, rubber gaskets and bespoke rubber mouldings.

ENERGY

Plants around the world benefit from our in-house Technical team’s expertise and leading customer support. We can pin-point the best sealing solution for each unique process. Key areas of supply include the wind energy market, providing consumable parts such as machined rubber seals, rubber o rings, foam rubber gaskets, and rubber washers.

FOOD / BEVERAGE / DAIRY

UK Seals supplies O-rings and seals that meet FDA requirements for food processing applications. Materials include Silicone FDA, Viton FDA, Nitrile FDA and EPDM FDA. These rubber polymers exhibit a natural resistance to bacteria build-up, a wide range of working temperatures, excellent resistance to chemical properties, flexibility and are odourless and tasteless. Download our latest Mechanical Seals for the Food & Beverage industry presentation.

HEAVY INDUSTRY

Our large diameter seals are specifically designed to meet the needs of Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) customers. Our tried and tested extensive range also caters for heavy machinery Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), without compromising on cost, delivery and specification.

MANUFACTURING

UK Seals products can solve fluid sealing problems, reduce downtime, improve operator safety and help environmental efficiency. Our high performance products include; Hydraulic seals, Rotary shaft seals, Bonded seals, O-rings and bespoke rubber mouldings.

OIL AND GAS

Our wide range of NORSOK approved materials are suitable for a variety of critical services and applications. Our products have been qualified against the strict NORSOK M-710 rapid gas decompression (RGD) and the effects of sour gas (H2S) aging on polymer materials. UK Seals provide a range of formulations within the HNBR, Viton B, Viton GLT and FFKM materials that have passed the NORSOK M-710 requirements.

PETROCHEMICAL

Our specialist elastomer grades are tailored to provide high sealing efficiency for applications operating in the most demanding environments, including aggressive chemicals and extreme temperatures.

PHARMACEUTICAL / BIO-PROCESSING

UK Seals supplies a wide range of sealing materials to satisfy Pharmaceutical and Bio-processing clients. These include materials that satisfy various international standards including FDA and USP Class VI for the manufacture of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs). We provide full traceability – a highly desirable factor for any critical application.

STEEL

Just like Oil and Gas, the Steel industry poses its own challenging conditions for seal suppliers. Steel dust, water and heat provide extremely challenging conditions. UK Seals supply a range of dynamic and static sealing solutions to keep your processing operations running efficiently. Our range offers reliable sealing and a high operating life, resisting extreme pressures, temperatures and aggressive chemical media.

SEMICONDUCTOR / ELECTRONICS

Our expertise in high performance elastomers enables us to offer Semiconductor customers an outstanding product portfolio. We supply a wide range of general and high performance o rings in any size and to every standard. These include fluoroelastomers (e.g. DuPont™ Viton®), hydrogenated nitriles, compounds based on Aflas®, nitriles, ethylene propylene, silicones and fluorosilicones.

WATER TREATMENT AND WASTE

Our fluid sealing products offer superior reliability, low maintenance and long seal service life. We supply WRAS approved seals for potable water applications. These products can significantly reduce stockholding requirements, as they have the abrasion and chemical resistance needed for wastewater processing and river intake duties. Sealing products include; Hydraulic seals, Gaskets and O-Rings.