Flame Arresters and High Performance Tank Vents from Flotech Performance Systems

We are pleased to announce that Flotech Performance Systems are now official UK distributors for Ergil’s complete range of ATEX rated Flame Arresters and Storage Tank Equipment.


ergil-banner-1We provide Ergil’s full range of tank equipment which includes the following;

  • Detonation Flame Arresters
  • Deflagration Flame Arresters
  • Pressure Relief Vents
  • Vacuum Relief Vents
  • Combined Pressure/Vaccum Relief Vents
  • Free Vents
  • Emergency Relief Vents
  • Dip Hatchs / Thief Hatches
  • Floating Suction Units
  • Roof Drains


Selection Criteria

As part of our selection process for choosing a manufacturing partner, our engineering team undertook bench-marking against other leading suppliers of similar equipment.

When comparing Ergil equipment to others in a similar price bracket, they found Ergil to be superior in terms of quality, performance, features and supporting documentation.



The Ergil range offers users a host of features associated with more costly equipment – these include;

img-green-tick1  Air Cushion Design Seats

img-green-tick1  Teflon Diaphragms

img-green-tick1  10% Full Lift Design as Standard

img-green-tick1  Stainless Weights as Standard

img-green-tick1  Self Draining Pallets

img-green-tick1  Modular Design

img-green-tick1  API2000 Compliant (factory tested on both ports)

img-green-tick1  ATEX / CE Compliantblank-print-document-4In practice, these features mean Lower Emissions, Reduced Losses, Improved Product Quality and most importantly a Safer Working Environment.



Ergil are SGS certified to ISO 9001 : 2008 and ISO 14001 : 2004 and all Ergil tank equipment supplied by us will include a free of charge document pack which includes the following (where applicable);

img-green-tick1  Certified Drawings

img-green-tick1  Factory Test Certificates (all ports leakage tested in line with API2000)

img-green-tick1  Welding Specification & Certificates

img-green-tick1  Material Test Certificates (MIL / 3.1)

img-green-tick1  ATEX Certs

img-green-tick1  CE Declaration

img-green-tick1  Certificate of Conformity


We are in the process of building the Ergil section on our website – to find out more about Ergil products in the meantime please visit the Ergil website


Associated Services from Flotech Performance Systems

  • API 653 Above Ground Storage Tank Inspections
  • Storage Tank Pressure/Vacuum Rating Calculations
  • Tank Vent Sizing
  • Servicing & Maintenance
  • Engineering Design, Installation & Project Management
  • Site Surveys, Assessments and Cost Benefit Analysis


About Flotech Performance Systems

Since being established in 2011, Flotech have quickly become a trusted partner in the supply of technical products and engineered solutions to the process sector.

Based in a dedicated facility in Fareham, Hampshire, Flotech are UK distributors for 15 global brands as well as supplying their own range of specialist equipment for fuel terminals.

Flotech are experienced in all aspects of tank storage engineering and offer Design, Installation, Project Management, Maintenance and API653 Inspection.

Flotech operate an ISO9001:2008 Quality Management System, are approved under the Safe Contractor Scheme and have independent approvals from Avetta and ISN.

Flotechs’ customers include; Esso, BP, Valero, Shell, Navigator, Nustar, Diageo, Dow & GSK.


About Ergil

Founded in 1983, ERGIL provides a comprehensive range of professional services to Oil, Gas Petrochemical, Chemical, Water industries. ERGIL has facilities in the United Arab Emirates, Azerbaijan, Turkey and Singapore.

With more than 30 years of experience in engineering and manufacturing of storage tank and pipeline equipment, Ergil has an installed base which extends to Fuel Terminals, Chemical Plants and Manufacturing facilities in more than 60 countries.

Ergil applies an advanced quality system which is accredited by ISO 9001:2000, ISO14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:1999 system and approved by TSE, Ex Certificate, ASME and CE / ATEX.

Ergils’ customers include; Shell, BP, Total, Chevron, Abu Dhabi National Oil Companies, Petronas, Petrofac, Schlumberger, Bechtel, Wood Group and Alstom.



If you have a requirement to discuss relating to Flame Arresters, Tank Equipment or any of the other products and services we offer please don’t hesitate to get in touch on sales@flotechps.com or +44(0)1329 284145.