• 1982

    Michael O'Connell, MD founded Flexachem in Douglas, Cork.
  • 1983

    Started off primarily as a value added re-seller of engineering components into the Pharmaceutical/Chemical Industry.
  • 1985

    Flexachem commenced Manufacturing of PTFE/PFA lined pipe products.
  • 1990

    Flexachem became Market Leaders in manufacturing Lined Pipe & Fittings & in re-selling Atomac Valves. Flexachem had the capability to produce 200+ PTFE and 'Teflon' lined items per week.
  • 1991

    Flexachem received ISO 9002 Quality Award and a certification for Quality Management Systems (NSAI Certificate).
  • 1995

    Started Actuation of Valve Packages & received Supplier of the Year Award by the Minister of Tourism and Trade.
  • 1996

    Durco Ireland becomes fully integrated into Flexachem and later in the year, Durco merges with Flowserve. We continued distributing Durco Valves but under the Flowserve/Durco brand and we commenced distribution of Flowserve Centrifugal Pumps.
  • 1997

    Flexachem is recognised as the Number 1 Durco Valve Distributor for Europe, Middle East & Africa. Control Valves are added to portfolio. Flexachem takes on the distribution of Flotronic Pumps.
  • 1998

    Eli Lilly presented Flexachem with a Quality Vendor Award. Product Portfolio expands to include Flowserve Mechanical Seals.
  • 2003

    Flexachem takes on the exclusive agency for PBM Valves in Ireland.
  • 2004

    K-Controls switchboxes and Monitors came on board.
  • 2006

    Flexachem portfolio was expanded to include Chemineer Mixing & Agitation.
  • 2008

    PBM Inc. USA issued Flexachem with a Certification of Recognition for achieving the Top European Billings Award for Valve sales during 2008.
  • 2009

    PBM Inc. USA issued Flexachem with a Certification of Recognition for achieving the Top European Billings Award for Valve sales during 2009.
  • 2011

    Michael Travers joined the company as an advisor to the Board of Management team. He commenced the realignment of the organisation structure and the development of Business Tactics & Strategies in order to prepare the company for future growth both in terms of increasing the product portfolio and entry into other industry sectors.
  • 2013

    Introduction of Flowserve GESTRA Steam to Flexachem's product portfolio. PBM Inc. USA issued Flexachem with a Certification of Recognition for achieving the Top European Billings Award for Valve sales during 2013.
  • 2014

    Flexachem are awarded the top European PBM sales award for a 5th year running.
  • 2015

    Flexachem partner global brands 3V Cogeim / Glasscoat and Bram Cor to support their pharmaceutical and biotechnology customer base.
  • 2016

    Flexachem simplify their business units in to Pumps & Seals, Valves & Steam and Process equipment. Flexachem partner global brands Cashco regulators & Kelvion heat exchangers. As part of their continued development, Flexachem add to the team to support operational and commercial needs

Since 1982, Flexachem are delivering ;Mechanical Component Process Solutions After Sales Support; to the Manufacturing and Process Industries.

Together with our technology partners of industrial process equipment, we look at the complete mechanical engineering design of the process and offer a platform for improved uptime and reduced operating cost.

Over the past thirty five years, Flexachem has a team working behind the scenes to enable its clients to have high-performance production processes. This is largely attributed to our proactive approach which is to provide ease of mind and re-assurance to our clients, so whether you simply need spare parts or to invest in large capital equipment or you just need some expert technical advice, we will guide you through the process from start to finish.

Flexachem Building

Our product range is fully supported by in-house specialists, service team and area managers.

Whether the application is in Pharmaceutical & Chemical, Food & Beverage, Industrial Utilities or Waste Treatment, Flexachem’s portfolio of solutions meet the specifications according to your sector needs.

Why Choose Flexachem?

Flexachem helps you to;

  • Specify, Assess & Source – Mechanical Products and Equipment which will keep your manufacturing process going without interruption.
  • Ensure Continuous Up-time by deploying cost effective, high reliability solutions to your Manufacturing & Engineering Challenges.
  • Acquire the best quality Mechanical Products from the most reputable brands while at the same time negotiating the best possible price and terms & conditions.

Our Commitment to you – what we offer;

  • Continuous Up-timePredictive & Preventative Maintenance
  • Energy Reduction & Process Efficiency – Process Solutions (Design Software Tools/CFD Modelling)
  • Process Improvements – Increase in Yield, Greater Throughput
  • Bespoke & Customised Solutions – High Quality & Reliable Products
  • Stretch Goals for Maintenance Budget – Life Cycle Cost Reduction
  • Factory Approved Spare Parts – Extensive Inventory Stock Available

If we do not have a particular product on our portfolio, we will gladly source it for you. We pride ourselves on building and maintaining long-term relationships both with our clients and our suppliers.

We want you to be fully satisfied and we will go that extra mile to ensure a job is well done!

QUALITY

Quality is an integral part of our process. We are committed as a company to the ongoing improvement of the quality management system through the review of specific measurable quality objectives, which is why we work closely with our suppliers to ensure all our products are manufactured to the highest quality standards. Flexachem is a NSAI certified company; many of our products are ATEX approved and have CE marking.
ISO 9001:2008 Quality Certification which we currently hold.Since 1982, Flexachem are delivering Mechanical Components, Process Solutions & After Sales Support to the Manufacturing and Process Industries.

Together with our technology partners of industrial process equipment, we look at the complete mechanical engineering design of the process and offer a platform for improved uptime and reduced operating cost.

Over the past thirty five years, Flexachem has a team working behind the scenes to enable its clients to have high-performance production processes. This is largely attributed to our proactive approach which is to provide ease of mind and re-assurance to our clients, so whether you simply need spare parts or to invest in large capital equipment or you just need some expert technical advice, we will guide you through the process from start to finish.

Our product range is fully supported by in-house specialists, service team and area managers.

Whether the application is in Pharmaceutical & Chemical, Food & Beverage, Industrial Utilities or Waste Treatment, Flexachem’s portfolio of solutions meet the specifications according to your sector needs.

Why Choose Flexachem?

Flexachem helps you to;

Specify, Assess & Source – Mechanical Products and Equipment which will keep your manufacturing process going without interruption.
Ensure Continuous Up-time by deploying cost effective, high reliability solutions to your Manufacturing & Engineering Challenges.
Acquire the best quality Mechanical Products from the most reputable brands while at the same time negotiating the best possible price and terms & conditions.
Our Commitment to you – what we offer;

Continuous Up-time – Predictive & Preventative Maintenance
Energy Reduction & Process Efficiency – Process Solutions (Design Software Tools/CFD Modelling)
Process Improvements – Increase in Yield, Greater Throughput
Bespoke & Customised Solutions – High Quality & Reliable Products
Stretch Goals for Maintenance Budget – Life Cycle Cost Reduction
Factory Approved Spare Parts – Extensive Inventory Stock Available
If we do not have a particular product on our portfolio, we will gladly source it for you. We pride ourselves on building and maintaining long-term relationships both with our clients and our suppliers.

We want you to be fully satisfied and we will go that extra mile to ensure a job is well done!

QUALITY

Quality is an integral part of our process. We are committed as a company to the ongoing improvement of the quality management system through the review of specific measurable quality objectives, which is why we work closely with our suppliers to ensure all our products are manufactured to the highest quality standards. Flexachem is a NSAI certified company; many of our products are ATEX approved and have CE marking.
ISO 9001:2008 Quality Certification which we currently hold.