With branch offices in Western Australia, Victoria, Queensland, Singapore and United Kingdom we are able to service the marine and offshore, defence, manufacturing, pharmaceutical and mining industries.
Our facilities are equipped with state of the art assembly, testing and servicing equipment providing our clients with specific hose assembly solutions.
Abdex offers low, medium, high and ultra high-pressure fluid transfer solutions up to 60,000 psi (4,135 bar). With an extensive variety of fittings, valves and instrumentation components, pressure test systems and hose manufacturing machinery.
• NATA accredited laboratory for pressure testing to 5000 bar (72,500 psi).
• Certified by Parker Polyflex to 4,000 bar (58,000 psi).
• Independent third-party audits.
• Approved DNV GL hose assemblies.
All our testing and processes guarantee Abdex products meet the performance and safety standards in today’s industry.
Abdex provided the Department of Defence with hose making equipment and training for 10 army bullet proof customised container workshops. These containers are fully equipped for hose assembly. Set up to include hose crimpers, cutters, pellet launchers, and pressure test rigs. This allows for the onsite manufacturing of up to 1/14” hydraulic multi-spiral hose assemblies.
Abdex supplied custom hydraulic hose assemblies for installation on the Davit of the Canberra class LHD (Amphibious Assault Ship). These 27,000-tonne ships are able to land over 1,000 military personnel by helicopter and watercraft, along with all their weapons, ammunition, vehicles, and stores. The hoses were high pressure hydraulic rubber assemblies with matched 316 stainless
Abdex worked closely with rail engineers to specify and supply 1800-bar Parker Polyflex hoses. These hoses came with a special protective cover to increase the life of the hoses by avoiding direct abrasion. Three hoses are used on each vehicle to loosen, clean, and jet away the “Teflon” coating formed by leaves on the track.
Abdex supplied over 2 km of 690 bar (10,000 psi) high pressure hose assemblies to Larzep Australia. The hoses were used in a project to lift a 6400TN Marion Dragline situated in a Queensland Coal Mine. And were used to transfer hydraulic oil from a synchronised laptop controlled power pack to a series of heavy
Abdex is one of the market leaders in fitting out mobile hose service vans for on-site hose repairs. We provided a full van conversion for mobile hose vehicles for an international oil and gas service company. From start to finish Abdex worked with the customer to support them with their reliable 1 hour / 24-7
The UHP water jetting hoses in the picture are 1600 bar working pressure hoses supplied by Abdex. Work being carried out is hydro demolition to concrete repair areas on a busy town center’s car park deck. Three 20m hose lengths were run to the work area from the jetting unit, which was parked outside the
Industries We Work In
Oil & Gas
agriculture and shipbuilding.