HYDRO AND PUMP SPECIALISTS SINCE 1856

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Gilkes delivers innovative, single source solutions to the Small Hydropower and High Horsepower Engine markets.

Working meticulously with our customers to ensure the very best in product design, total cost of ownership and operational excellence, our range of Hydropower turbines and engine cooling pumps deliver solutions to meet the most demanding of technical specifications and environments.

With international credentials earned in over 85 countries, a Royal Warrant and over 160 years of design and manufacturing experience behind us, we are small enough to be agile and responsive, whilst large enough to have the technical and engineering competence needed to be one of the world’s leading brands.

Hydro

Gilkes Hydro manufacture Pelton, Francis and Turgo turbines from 50kW to 30MW. 

We offer customised, engineered solutions for hydroelectric developments, including design, manufacture, installation, commissioning, testing, service, and complete plant modernisation and upgrade.

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Pumps

Bespoke solutions designed & manufactured to IATF16949:2016 provide coolant & seawater cooling for Diesel and Gas powered Engines.

Renowned for their durability our range of lubricating oil pumps for the Steam & Gas Turbine markets adds to our fluid handling portfolio.

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We Are Global

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85+ Countries we export to

160+ Years of engineering experience

6 Countries in which we have local representatives

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Celebrating 100 Years of the Turgo

Celebrating 100 Years of the Turgo

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Hydrovision In-Conduit Technical Tour Visits Farmers Irrigation District Project

Hydrovision In-Conduit Technical Tour Visits Farmers Irrigation District Project

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Gilkes Receives Business Excellence Award

Gilkes Receives Business Excellence Award

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