Whether a hydropower project or pumps for cooling high horse power diesel & gas engines, the need to source a world class manufacturer who can maintain quality whist adding value within the context of increasing demands in operational reliability and efficiency, are challenges common to engineering managers and project consultants the world over.
To meet these challenges, you need a trusted specialist who is able of offer the level of industry-proven knowledge and capability needed to deliver solutions that meet the most demanding of technicalspecifications and environments.
With international credentials earned in over 85 countries, a Royal Warrant and 160 years of design and manufacturing experience behind us, we are small enough to be flexible and responsive, whilst large enough to have the technical and engineering competence needed to be one of the world's leading brands.As a business, we offer a reputable single source solution for a range of hydropower turbines and pumps, working closely with our customers to ensure the highest levels of customer support, product development and 'whole life' cost value.
Gilkes - Hydro and Pump specialists since 1856
Since our first turbine installation in 1856, Gilkes Hydropower continue to leverage technology and innovation to increase the efficiency of our turbines whilst reducing the environmental impact. Gilkes Pumping Systems design and manufacture cooling pumps for high horsepower diesel engines using the latest 3D modelling and finite element analysis.
Gilkes Hydro has exported over 6700 turbines to over 80 countries and Gilkes Pumping systems works extensively all over the world with particular focus in the USA. Gilkes has a long history of maximising its export markets and won its first Queen’s Award for Export in 1969 and again in 2010.
Drawing on the experiences gained from over 160 years of designing, manufacturing, installing and commissioning hydro turbines and associated control systems we truly excel when it comes to servicing and plant modernization.
We provide services from supplying the original manufacture to supplying factory rebuilt pumps and spares to end-user. We support products through their entire life cycle direct in the US.