Valves Online Bring Valves & Actuation to the South West with new ‘Innovation Centre’


One of the UK’s first and fasted growing e-commerce companies has opened its new headquarters near Plymouth, bringing leading valves and actuation to the South West.

The family owned company which has been based in Devon since launching the first e-commerce store for process valves and control solutions in 2003 has been rapidly expanding and has now opened its Innovation Centre housing its offices, warehouse and state of the art actuation workshop.

The new premises allow the company to carry more stock for the UK but also provide a much-needed service to companies in the South West including Manufacturers, Dairies, Breweries, Food Processors, Marine and Hospitals. Valves Online offers local companies a specialised service to keep a stock of valves specific to their needs, providing control and actuation services coupled with a host of specialised training and informative events.

Gary Hopkinson, Managing Director said:

“The Innovation Centre will be the hub of our ever-growing business, not only will this allow us to hold even more stock, but is also equipped with a specialised state of the art valve/actuator build and test department, supplying the best in pneumatic and electric actuated ball, butterfly, knife gate and many more valves used in numerous industries throughout the South West.”

Valves Online is recognised as one of the UK’s leading online valve retailers, meeting the needs of engineers who are looking to purchase valves from the internet quickly. Its technical team has also been praised for its wealth of engineering experience and in-depth knowledge.

Valves Online’s webstore offers an easy and quick way to buy manual, actuated, solenoid, process and control valves for industries and applications including steam plants, food processors, breweries, dairies, laundries, pneumatics, biogas and water treatment.