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We’re a well-established, experienced company, designing, manufacturing and installing high pressure testing systems, high pressure hyperbaric pressure testing vessels, high pressure and temperature autoclaves with fully automated programmable control systems. Including all the supportive pressure testing ancillary equipment, after sales support and services. All of the essentials with providing our customers with safe, reliable, cost-effective high pressure test systems for a variety of applications, advanced high pressure subsea equipment and materials technology testing. Proud to be Subsea UK’s Best Small Business Award winner 2020!

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Established in 2004, we continue to work closely supporting and providing high pressure testing systems for industry and research facilities across many markets, including energy, subsea engineering, materials research, universities, nuclear, automotive and scientific sectors. We combine a driven, dynamic and expert highly-skilled team, cutting-edge design, superior manufacturing capabilities and excellent service.

KW Designed Solutions is part of the KW Group, which also incorporates KW Pressure Testing which is our purpose-built environmental testing facility that enables customers to safely and accurately test their products and components with our qualified and experienced engineers. For more information please visit: www.kwpressuretesting.co.uk or email sales@kwpressuretesting.co.uk

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High Pressure Testing System Design

All of our high pressure testing systems, high pressure testing vessels and automated pressure and temperature control systems are designed in-house at our UK headquarters, by qualified experienced engineering designers and controls engineers, using the latest design and analysis tools.

We provide unique high pressure solutions to our customers’ individual specifications; whilst ensuring compliance with all the current relevant pressure vessel design codes, international standards and directives.

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EU Directives

PED – Pressure Equipment Directive
(PED) 2014/68/EU (formerly 97/23/EC)

National Standards (Pressure Vessel Design Codes)

PD 5500 – Specification for Unfired, Fusion Welded Pressure Vessels
EN 13445 – Unfired Pressure Vessels
ASME BPVC Section VIII – Rules for Construction of Pressure Vessels

  • Division 1
  • Division 2 – Alternative Rules
  • Division 3 – Alternative Rules for Construction of High Pressure Vessels

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High Pressure Testing Systems Manufactured, Assembled and Tested

Our highly skilled team of fully certified mechanical, electrical and controls engineers manufacture, assemble and test our high pressure testing systems in our purpose-built facility in Chorley, Lancashire, England.

They possess a wide range of experience and specialist skills, use advanced production and project management systems and have access to the most up-to-date tooling available.

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High Pressure Testing Systems Installed and Commissioned with Basic and Advanced Operator Training

We manage all processes and safety requirements involved with the installation of our high pressure testing equipment; using specialist machine moving sub-contractors for the positioning and siting of heavier equipment.

Once in-situ, our highly-skilled and reputable engineers will fully complete the installation project; conducting a final Site Acceptance Test (SAT), before the project is signed off by the customer.

Our High Pressure Testing Systems
are in use Throughout the World

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KWDS About Us - Quality and Accreditations - Subsea UK Award 2020
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