Controlled Bolting OEM adds portable machining range


Cramlington-headquartered OEM HTL Group continues to expand its portfolio of customer-focused solutions with the addition of Climax and H&S Tooling’s portable machining range.
The addition will see both ID and OD Mount Flange facing machines, line boring machines, and pipe cutting and beveling machines added to its complete package of solutions, making them instantly available for hire or sale.

Developing portable machining technology since 1966, Climax has designed its portable machine equipment with operator safety at the forefront, allowing operators to tackle any on-site machining project or application.

Delivering the highest levels of efficiency, the portable machining equipment available from HTL is ideally suited to technicians with the most project critical, tightest tolerance machining tasks.

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Paul Storey, group managing director, HTL Group, said, “HTL is wholly focused on bringing the most efficient, high quality, safe solutions to market to support our client’s requirements to deal with the challenges they encounter in industry. The addition of the Climax and H&S tooling’s portable machining range allows us to grow our portfolio even further to support our clients.

“As an OEM, we pride ourselves on delivering products and services which lead in technological capabilities whilst also remaining cost effective,” he said. “The HTL OEM range of controlled bolting equipment is engineered for safety; similarly, the Climax and H&S tooling range sets the standard for keeping operators both safe and productive making this partnership a perfect fit for HTL and our client base.”

Paul Burden, director of sales and marketing, H&S Tool Holdings, said, “We greatly appreciate our partnership with the HTL Team. HTL is a world-class organization focused on putting customers at the forefront of everything they do. Customers choose HTL because they have the most extensive range of products and services for operators in the controlled bolting and flange working industries, and they back it up with unrivalled service.

“The Climax team is proud to partner with HTL, ensuring HTL and Climax customers have access to the world’s best portable machining, welding, and valve testing products.”