16 Jan 18
There are some truly magnificent women out there. Female inventors have been responsible for some of the most pioneering chemical and mechanical engineering jobs in history. But which of our famous female scientists are you most attuned to? Could you have taken charge on the build of Brookyln’s most famous landmark? Or come up with an exciting new system for the US Navy? Take our quiz to find ou..

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22 Nov 17
Maxseal are one of the brands that are developed from the reputable IMI Norgren Group. Coming from Norgren, a well-established and reliable company, products from Maxseal naturally adopt the same high level of quality and consistent performance associated with the instrumentation giants. At MGA Controls, we are proud to be Maxseal solenoid valve suppliers. Why choose Maxseal? Their expertise and knowledge..

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22 Nov 17
Women in science is always a hot topic in the engineering and manufacturing world. The UK has the lowest percentage of female engineering professionals in Europe, at less than 10%, while Latvia, Bulgaria and Cyprus lead with nearly 30%. The ongoing plight to involve more women in the sciences is one that every country in the world experiences. Many existing female engineers put the lack of women in..

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04 Oct 17
MGA Controls stocks a complete selection of Norgren’s exceptional range of ISO pneumatic cylinders. Norgren’s range of pneumatic cylinders are perfectly suited for lower force, lighter duty applications, and are available in either single or double acting versions. The range conforms to ISO 6432 and is available in a range of materials such as aluminium or stainless steel, and share the same low..

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03 Oct 17
As official Norgren suppliers, MGA Controls has unrivalled knowledge of the Norgren range, and our technical experts are fully trained in the whole Norgren portfolio of products. Some of the main products we supply here at MGA are Norgren pneumatic cylinders. Norgren offers a comprehensive range of pneumatic actuators, suitable for any industrial application. They are available in a range of materials,..
04 Sep 17
Pressure relief valves are a type of safety valve that are commonly used to protect a system and the people operating it. Whereas pressure regulators take incoming line pressure and regulates it down to the pressure that is required by the downstream system. Pressure Regulators can be used for reasons of safety and/or cost. Both of these valves are very important to its specific application. In this..

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01 Sep 17
Norgren UK are a leading pneumatic cylinder manufacturer. They produce products including Pneumatic Cylinders, Process Valves and Air service equipment. The IMI Norgren Group also includes brands such as Buschjost, Herion and Watson Smith. And provides the market-place with a “one-stop shop” for all pneumatic valves and controls. MGA Controls are proud to be official Norgren UK distributors...

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01 Sep 17
The purpose of a pressure relief valve is to control or limit surges of pressure within pipelines, acting as protection for the system, and defending against instrument or equipment failure. They are usually present in clean water industries. MGA Controls are experts in the specification and supply of Pressure Relief Valves for a wide range of industries and applications. Read on to find out more..

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31 Aug 17
Rodless pneumatic cylinders are designed to provide power and motion while supporting a heavy load. Due to their compact design, they are used for space saving purposes and are most commonly utilised in linear automation systems in order to move position in a horizontal direction. They are exceptionally stress- resistant allowing for a range of possible rodless cylinder uses, including synchronised..

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07 Aug 17
Most people don’t realise the importance and extensity of shut off valves. They are a common application used in homes and businesses across the whole of the UK. They are designed for the safe management of liquids, gases and air for use in many hydraulic, pneumatic, instrumentation and aerospace applications. Therefore, understanding their uses and choosing the correct shut off valve for your application..

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