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The Main Differences Between Stainless Steel vs. Galvanised Steel Pipes

Often confused as being one and the same thing by the DIY novice, stainless steel and galvanised steel pipes have some inherent differences between them. Read More

Benefits of Using Cyclone Dust Collection Systems in Industrial Applications

Industrial sites are prone to dust and contaminants in their indoor air. While some site owners dismiss these minute particles of dust and other contaminants, studies have shown that inhaling poor quality air for a long period of time can be detrimental to the health of employees. Read More

Things You Need To Know About Food-Grade Stainless Steel

When it comes to the production of food, it is important for the producer to keep food safety as their highest priority. Read More

The Importance of Using High-Quality U-Seals on Your Pipe Systems

U-seals are used to secure a joint in pipe systems. U-seals are necessary whenever you want to connect two pipes of the same sizes.
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Why You Should Buy Stainless Steel Pipe Bends Directly From A Reliable Supplier

Wherever there are pipelines, you need pipe bends to bend the line to the desired angles. Pipe-bends come in different angles, materials, and qualities to suit various requirements. Read More

The Many Benefits to Installing an Electric Shut Off Valve

Here at Jacob, we believe that shut off valves play a crucial role in industrial settings. They are used to safely manage compressed air in pneumatic applications and isolate certain systems when they are not needed. Read More

How To Know If Galvanised Steel Pipe If The Right Material For You

Galvanised steel pipe is essential in modern industrial operations. Common uses for galvanised steel pipe are to use them as structural supports of a building, food processing plants, commercial kitchens (especially countertops), slaughter houses, conveyor belts, freezers and refrigerators.   Read More

The (Many) Benefits Of Using Powder-Coated Pipes

Invented in 1945 by Daniel Gustin, powder coating is the process of spraying a unique electrostatic powder that’s designed to provide a high level of protection. The powder is created from resin and pigment that is finely grounded up and then applied to the surface of a pipe as a final coating. Read More

Why Is 304 Grade Stainless Steel Food-Safe Material Ideal For Food Manufacturing?

Ever since Harry Brearley, a metallurgist from Sheffield in the UK, discovered the first true ‘rustless’ steel back in 1913, stainless steel has been widely used in industries including food manufacturing, hospitality, healthcare and many more.  Read More

Hose Connections And Lines: Ensuring Hygiene During Beverage & Food Production

Long before the outbreak of the Coronavirus, strict hygiene and food safety levels throughout food and beverage production have been the highest priority. Read More

Using Stainless Steel Welded Pipes - The Importance Of Preventing Contamination

Food processing facilities are required to maintain and adhere to the strictest levels of safety standards when handling and processing food products. Read More

Why Are Our Metal Detectable O-Rings Important And Why Should You Be Using Them

A common issue with O-rings is that when they are constantly exposed to extreme temperatures, various cleaning chemicals and continuous harsh vibrations due to normal wear and tear, they will break down over time. Read More

The Main Benefits Of Using Stainless Steel Welded Pipes

When thinking of steel pipes, the first material that will most likely pop into your mind is stainless steel, one of the most widely used materials when it comes to pipework systems. Read More

Why Our Quick Connect Pull-Rings Are Ideal For Connecting Pipes And Pipe Segments

At Jacob UK, we offer a wide range of precision-engineered and high-quality pipework systems and are a one-stop-shop for all your piping needs. Read More

Why are Our Metal Detectable O-Rings Important and Why Should You be Using Them?

A common issue with O-rings is that when they are constantly exposed to extreme temperatures, various chemicals and continuous harsh vibrations due to normal wear and tear, they will break down over time. Read More

Choose Jacob UK For Superior Quality Transition Pieces

As one of the leading pipe work system specialists in the UK, Jacob UK is the first choice when you need high-grade superior transition pieces, piping and components. Read More

Where To Find High-Quality Throttle Valves

Looking for throttle valves and don’t know where to start? Well, Jacob has a high-quality range of regulators, shut-off and throttle valves to make sure the job gets done the right way, the first time. Read More

New Logistics Centre

We are pleased to announce the opening of our new logistics centre in Porta Westfalica, Germany, to serve our customers across the UK, Europe and the rest of the World. Read More

Food Grade Stainless Steel Pipes That Exceed Expectations

As manufacturers of ducting in the UK, our quality stainless steel, galvanised or powder coated components are thin-wall and fully-welded, with smooth-pressed bends for superior airflow.  Read More

Cutting edge pipe systems for biomass boilers

JACOB (UK) has supplied a range of modular pipework and connections to Edge Renewables for installation on various customer sites to facilitate the delivery of air-blown woodchip to fuel stores for Biomass boilers. Read More

The Application of Pipework Systems in the Confectionery Industry

As the leading supplier of quality standard pipes, we here at Jacob are increasingly branching out into more and more dynamic industries, we have operated in for over forty years in the food industry. Read More

Food Grade Stainless Steel Pipe to Exceed Expectations

The finishing of stainless steel handling systems for food applications is more complicated than non-sanitary applications. You must be familiar with sanitary standards so the system and its finish are optimal the demands for this type of application.  Read More

Use Push-in Pipes and O-Ring Seals to Custom Build Your Pipe System

Once a pipe system has been designed, it is time to consider the installation process. Health and safety legislation dictates that every stage of the process is subject to a detailed risk assessment to eliminate margin for injury or accidents.  Read More

Extraction Made Easy with Powder-Coated Pipes

During the cutting and shaping processes used in the metalworking industry, mists, vapours and smoke can be generated by the use of cooling lubricants.  Read More

Wood Chip Systems Rely on Quality Galvanised Pipes

A wood chip or pellet delivery system will require regular deliveries. To avoid damage to the pellets, Jacob UK supplies a modular range of galvanised pipes and smooth bends. More information can be found at Read More

Reduce Costly Downtime with Jacob Ducting

For most manufacturers, down time is the single largest source of lost production time. It is the cause of a high level of frustration since equipment failures and breakdowns are highly visible. Loss of revenue from lack of production is intensified by the costs of repairs and parts. Read More

Stainless Steel Pipe in the UK

Widely regarded as being the leading supplier of modular pipework systems in Europe, Jacob UK Ltd are the preferred choice for stainless steel pipe in the UK.  Read More

Quick Slick Pipe Assemblies With the Jacob Quick Connect Pull ring

If you are still custom building steel pipework and welding duct sections together then you obviously are not aware that there is a simpler, more efficient and cost saving way. Leading the way with a comprehensive range of pipes, ancillary components and connecting pieces are Jacob UK Ltd. Read More

Food Grade Stainless Steel Pipes | UK Supplier | Jacob

Within the food manufacturing industry, food safe hygiene is crucial to the success of operating systems. Unless you can be 100% sure that your product is free from any potential contaminate, you may be open to litigation... Read More

Press Formed Pipe Segments Guarantee Gentle Conveying For Delicate Snack Products

When you walk down the snack aisle at your local supermarket, the variety of products available is extensive. Manufacturers continue to launch new flavours, shapes, share bags, grab bags, baked or hand fried products – the list continues to grow on an almost weekly basis... Read More

Integrated automatic control systems and drives

JACOB modular pipework systems are designed to be installed with electro-pneumatic operated distributors and shut-off valves having automated controls and integrated measurement systems.... Read More

JACOB UK are chalking up the miles

Another successful weekend for the girls with the completion of a 14 mile hike and a 10km run. Read More

JACOB UK support Race For Life

There’s an air of pride in the JACOB office this morning as two of our staff members completed the Race for Life 10k Pretty Muddy event this weekend... Read More

WE’RE GOING BLUE! The new U-shaped seal, exclusively from JACOB: Blue, detectable by metal detectors, safe.

JACOB UK set new benchmarks in food safety. The latest example: the blue U-shaped seal. It can be detected by metal detectors. As a result you can quite simply prevent seals or parts that accidentally... Read More