Essex Governor Services was formed in 1984 to offer its service in the field of diesel and turbine electronic / hydraulic governors and controls in the fields of marine, rail, petrochemical, mining and utilities sectors.
Essex Governor Services as a company has been maintaining and supplying complete governors and parts for 23 years throughout Europe, together with complete upgrade retrofits which range from small to large projects for leading end users such as BP, Shell, Total, P & O Cruises, E-On, EWS (English, Welsh & Scottish Railways) to name but a few.
The most notable Governor manufacturers equipment of which Essex Governor Services has extensive experience, component spares and in many cases new build and service exchange units are as follows:
Woodward, General Electric, Regulateurs Europa, Barber Coleman, Heinzman, English Electric, Mirrlees Blackstone, Sulzer, Diesel Kiki & K.K & K (Kuhnle, Kopp, Kausch).
Essex Governor Services was appointed (2006) G.E Distributor agents (Energy) for Governor retrofit projects, mainly Woodward. Essex Governor Services has also been awarded a 7 year contract for the major overhauls and spares supply of Woodward and Regulateurs Europa equipment for all warships and R.F.A vessels to the British MOD. Essex Governor Services currently looks after over 400 train locomotives for UK / Irish rail companies and supply the mining heavy equipment aftermarket through its close relationships with Caterpiller.
Essex Governor Services turbine market comprises some 50% of its business covering Woodward and Regulateurs Europa actuators, electronic systems for gas and steam turbine control. The heavy mining equipment market comprises of Woodward Governors fitted to large truck / excavators, the Woodward type Governors being 3161, PSG, SG, SGT, EG3P, EG10P, EGB, 2301A.
Essex Governor Services is currently expanding its operations with the opening of an office in Perth, Western Australia for supply of Woodward & Regulateur Europa Governors, parts and controls throughout Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and the Pacific region.
Essex Governor Services is recognised for quality through its national quality assurance accreditation (NQA BS EN ISO 9001:2000).