About Us - Chemical process safety equipment suppliers
Chemical process safety equipment – UK agent
A little bit about Derwent James Ltd; we were established in 2009 by Neil Finney as the exclusive UK representatives for Dovianus BV the Netherlands based manufacturer of Dopak closed vent sampling systems. Since then we have agreed additional partnerships with leading manufacturers of chemical process safety equipment. Our current portfolio of key partners includes; a German manufacturer of engineered hose assemblies & hose couplings extensively used in the petroleum industry with applications and installations in many other industry sectors worldwide. Complementing this is a Swedish manufacturer of dry break hose couplings.
Additionally we represent a UK based specialist manufacturer of pressure regulating and control valves with experience in many sectors supplying very high accuracy regulating valves, finally mechanical valve interlocks and lockout tagout complete our product offering with equipment supply and expert advice available on request. Chemical process safety equipment is our area of speciality and we can call on the vast knowledge and experience of our partner companies to ensure the product you select is the right product for your application.
2018 is an exciting time for us at Derwent James with a great team of partner companies supplying chemical process safety equipment, all keen to further develop long term relationships with key businesses in the process industry in the UK and worldwide so follow us on Linkedin, Facebook and Twitter for updates.
Your interest in Derwent James Ltd chemical process safety equipment is important to us so do get in touch and if you feel we can help then we will be happy to discuss your application in more detail.
Neil Finney – Owner
I have been working in the chemical process safety equipment sector since 1997 in the design, specification and supply of closed vent sampling systems from Dovianus BV (Dopak). In 2009 I established Derwent James Ltd as the exclusive UK representatives for Dopak sampling systems and since then I have secured additional partnerships for Derwent James Ltd with the complementary equipment suppliers you see on this website.
I am a hard working family man and I take my work seriously with a view to providing a great service to all our chemical process safety equipment customers and suppliers. I have a keen interest in local business, sport, music and business networking. I would welcome your LinkedIn connection request or you can drop me a line if you would like to discuss how Derwent James Ltd can help your business.
Some references of my recent work include:
“I worked with Neil for the supply of sampling systems from Dopak. I highly appreciated his competence, professionalism and courtesy” – Associate consultant
“Neil provided excellent support during a number of projects. Neil helped the project team select, supply, install and successfully commission a number of new sample systems”. – Process Engineering Senior Manager
“Neil worked well with me to fully understand my needs as a customer and develop a solution which worked right first time”. – Plant Process Engineer
“Neil provided us with a first class service. He got us the information we required, went out of his way to increase our knowledge of the systems and gave us confidence”. – Piping Materials Engineer
“I have no hesitation in recommending Neil whose knowledge of sampling systems enabled a number of projects to be completed ahead of time and well within budget”. – Senior Project Manager
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