ABLE Instruments & Controls Limited was founded in
1985 with the vision of providing instrumentation and
control solutions for both process and research
industries by applying the most suitable available
technology for any given application.
Through having access to a comprehensive range of
instrument technologies, from the traditional to the
very latest, and having our package procurement
team, Able can offer the best available solution to
meet the demands of the measurement regardless of
manufacturer. More importantly, our customers do not
have to compare dissimilar products and work out the
benefits and pitfalls for themselves.
Our application engineers cover disciplines including
analysis. Able are
actively involved in most industry sectors as detailed
Our association with virtually all major companies
within the control and instrumentation industry
allows us, without prejudice, to also supply equipment
from outside our standard scope of supply.
Detailed knowledge of the instrumentation / process
control market and the purchasing power accumulated
via package procurement contracts, allows Able to
be extremely competitive under any circumstance.
Whilst we have a nationwide network of sales
and support offices, our manufacture, calibration
and repair facilities are located in the South East
of the UK in Reading, Berkshire.
As an extension
of our philosophy to provide total control and
instrumentation solutions, we have expanded the
test and calibration services available at Reading,
to offer calibration of specific instrumentation.
ABLE operate in industrial and research environments
where high technical standards of both equipment
and personnel are expected. We employ only suitably
qualified and experienced engineers. The highly
technical nature of both our core products and
those products outsourced, coupled with continual
development and improvement, demand that intensive
initial training be supported regularly by refresher
All engineering and technical staff are trained
to such a level as to be capable of installing,
commissioning and troubleshooting the equipment
supplied. Able engineers regularly attend training
courses run by sub-suppliers of specialist
The qualification and training records are fully
reviewed, in accordance with our ISO9001:2008
quality assurance procedures, prior to delegation
of any activity.
maximum concentration of technical expertise, we
have a clearly defined departmental structure. This
includes appropriately qualified personnel heading
up each department a case in point is our IT
department which includes a Microsoft certified
systems engineer, therefore allowing us to incorporate
the latest computing developments into day to day
ABLE Service Department
Whether you have purchased a product from
ABLE, need some assistance specifying equipment,
or just require some advice
on a particular problem, our service department
are available to assist you. Even if you purchased
another manufacturers equipment, our service
team can help you.
ABLE have spent considerable resources on
training this department so we can offer you
the most qualified technical assistance available.
Every member of our service department has
completed technical assesments
to the highest level as well as all being
certified for offshore survival.
We regard this department to be one of the
most important in our business. In a competitive
world, we need to offer quality because our
business depends on it. That is why you can
trust our judgment and rest assured that any
technical advice you receive from our team
is accurate and relevant.