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At Aqua Group, we pride ourselves on our innovative and ground breaking approach to this highly competitive and often price sensitive industry. We believe that we have the products and services to help our clients gain maximum output whilst saving them time, energy, money and power – ultimately enabling them to stay efficient and competitive in their own field.

Full Turnkey Solutions

Aqua’s aim is to build a life-long relationship with our customers, becoming essentially a “one stop shop” for all your temperature control requirements, for now and the future. The three divisions of our business – Sales, Hire & Service – enable us to help clients every step of the way.

Our USP is our ability to offer clients a complete turnkey solution. We’ll work with you from initial site visit and system design to installation and commissioning. Our services include:

  • Free design consultancy, including AutoCAD drawings, 3D modelling and energy calculations
  • Mechanical and electrical installation – encompassing civil works, offloading & positioning, pipework installation, mains power and cabling, all CDM compliance, full project management and delivery
  • Aftersales support – including preventive maintenance plans to maximise product lifespan and efficiency

Our business is built on our core values of technical excellence, care, integrity and a “can do” attitude. We train all our people to be specialists in what they do – innovative engineers dedicated to providing practical, effective and efficient solutions supported by second-to-none customer service.

Case Study

Vinyl Presents Aims To Turn The Table On Overseas Vinyl Market

Portsmouth based Vinyl Presents are aiming to shake up the vinyl record market with their new state of the art manufacturing facility and an Aqua temperature control system is at the heart of the pressing process.

Aqua Cooling designed and installed their bespoke cooling system, as well as installing a steam heating system designed by others which works in-conjunction with the pressing machinery.

The process starts with the raw vinyl material being melted before being passed to the pressing plates that have metal stampers containing the music installed on each plate. The pressing plates are then heated with steam and squeeze the vinyl into shape and press the music onto the vinyl, chilled water quickly cools the plates so that the vinyl retains the required “record” shape. The excess vinyl is trimmed off and the records are automatically transported to cooling spindles ready for a night on the shelf before being hand sleeved and distributed to eagerly awaiting customers… Read More

Typical Products Used In The Packaging, Plastics & Rubber Industry

ENR Chillers

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Free Cooling

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Adiabatic Coolers

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Cooling Towers

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Packaging, Plastics & Rubber Industry Cooling Applications

  • Plastic injection moulding
  • Plastic blow and injection blow moulding
  • Plastic extrusion
  • Vacuum and thermoforming
  • Sheet extrusion
  • Blown film cooling
  • Pipe extrusion
  • Profile extrusion
  • Sealing equipment
  • Rubber vulcanising
  • PET preform and bottle blowing

Aqua Group’s comprehensive product range ensures we can provide clients in this sector with the very best solution for their specific requirements. Our industrial Water Cooled Chillers have cooling capacities from 2.2kW to 2.6MW, while Free Cooling and Turbocor options offer highly energy efficient cooling solutions, reduced running costs and trouble-free operation. Aqua also offer Adiabatic and Air Blast coolers and retro fit ‘bolt on’ Free Cooling.

Aqua successfully worked with Anglian Windows on an energy management initiative which, by utilising integrated free cooling, reduced Anglian’s carbon usage by 850 tonnes of carbon per annum (equating to a financial saving of approximately £175,000 per year).

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Why Call Aqua?

Established in 2001, Aqua Group are a market leading force in the design and supply of innovative temperature control solutions. Our team has a vast product knowledge base and years of application experience and is focused on finding the most energy efficient and price competitive solution for your specific business needs.

Whether you’re an end user looking for a bespoke cooling system design or a trade customer trying to source a single chiller unit, our specialist engineers are on hand to help. Aqua Group’s core values – Technical Excellence, Can-do Attitude, Integrity and Care – are at the heart of everything we do, and we always strive to achieve the highest level of customer service experience.

For help with product selection and technical advice call our sales team today on 0333 004 4433.

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