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United Flexible to Exhibit at Farnborough International Airshow

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Stop by United Flexible's exhibit at the Farnborough International Airshow in Farnborough, Hampshire, UK. You can find us in Hall 4, Stand FT 3. The Farnborough International Airshow gives vendors an unparalleled opportunity to connect with leading companies in aerospace, and to see and experience innovations in the industry. This year's event, held 11-15 July 2016, features more than 1,500…



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United Flexible Announces Acquisition of Kreisler Manufacturing Corporation

WASHINGTON, DC—United Flexible, Inc. (“United”), a portfolio company of Arlington Capital Partners announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Kreisler Manufacturing Corporation (“Kreisler” or the “Company”) (OTC: KRSL) for $18.00 per share.  Headquartered in Elmwood Park, NJ, Kreisler is a best-in-class manufacturer of precision metal components and assemblies for use in commercial and military…



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US Hose Turns Up the Pressure

An aerospace company needed to increase the system pressure on their high-pressure test stands. Previously, US Hose Corporation had solved a similar problem for this company when they increased pressures in their 3” lines from 800 psi to 1200 psi. Subsequently the company found the increasing demands of the market required more stringent and higher pressure testing. So once again,…



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High Pressure Problem With an “Ultra” Solution

An oil well service company was struggling to find a reliable product for high-pressure nitrogen service. Service truck operators had to piece together short hoses to assemble 100 feet lengths. Moreover, the abrasion protection on the hoses they were using frayed endangering the operator’s hands as they delivered product. None of their suppliers were able to solve their hose problem.…



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Chemical Cross Contamination Corrected With Composite Hose

Chemical Contamination Issue A major chemical producer was using dedicated hose assemblies for the blending and packaging of their specialty chemicals. They were experiencing expensive contamination of their transport hoses. Often the company’s production operators mistakenly used hoses designed for and dedicated to one product, to transport other products. The cost of the contamination from the use of the wrong…



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United Flexible Announces the Acquisition of Fulton Bellows, LLC

United Flexible Inc. (“United Flexible”), a global leader of engineered flexible liquid and gas conveyance products and systems, announced today the acquisition of Fulton Bellows, LLC (“Fulton Bellows”). With over one hundred years of experience, Fulton Bellows is a leading provider of precision metal bellows, bellows assemblies and thermal actuators. Located in Knoxville, Tennessee, Fulton Bellows designs, develops, and manufactures…



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AmniTec Innovation Gives Kutting an Edge

The phone rings. You pick it up and a potential client asks you if your company can make something that no one has made before, to be used in conditions so extreme that no one has been able to make a product that can stand up to the challenge. Quick… what do you say? David Puddy of United Flexible’s UK…



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New Type Approval Certificate

AmniTec BV received, on the 30th of October 2015, from Lloyd’s Register the Type Approval Certificate for stainless steel compensators of 1.4571 with welded ends or flanges on both ends. These is for the Pump Connector type RFB & RWB and for the Axial Expansion Joint type RFA-R and RFA-S.



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Ultra Large Container Vessel Choices

Look around you right now. Chances are something within your reach came from another country and spent part of its journey to you in a standard shipping container on a specialized container ship. Your morning coffee, DVD player, vacuum cleaner, whiskey, beer, and TV probably all traveled over an ocean on the way to your home or office. Today intermodal…



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Keeping Old Aircraft New

Cubs, Clippers, Stearmans, and Staggerwings! Know what these names have in common? If you do, you’re a vintage aircraft aficionado (like us). Meanwhile, novices or casual fans might only hear these names during an air show or see them in a passing glance on a nametag in an air museum. To the people who know and love these special antiques…