Heating, cooling and controls for metal finishing

UK based distributor for thermal process equipment including heat exchangers, immersion heaters, controls and accessories.

To support the office team, with interest in sales and occasional visits to customers and new commercial contacts. 
Do you have a technical background in the metal finishing industry? 

We offer: 

  • A modern office facility with an excellent supporting team
  • friendly working environment 
  • sustainable business with a 4-day-working-week 
  • attractive remuneration package 

EMAIL: emma@gmfequipment.co.uk or frank@gmfequipment.co.uk

Find what you need quickly

Offering complete industrial heating and cooling solutions, GMF Equipment provide thermal process equipment focusing on the electroplating and surface treatment industry. We supply electric immersion heaters, heat exchangers and all associated controls and accessories. Our products provide safe and efficient monitoring of corrosive liquids on both continuous (line treatment) and discontinuous processes (storage tanks).

We hope you can find what you need on our website easily but if you need any assistance please call us on 01509 673 656 or complete our contact form HERE. We can recommend a product suitable for your chemistry if you send us your details – please click HERE.

Please note due to fluctuating prices we do not sell directly from the website – please call or email to order. Thank you

World class surface treatment equipment

GMF Equipment have been supplying customers all over the UK for over 20 years and is recognised as a trusted name in the industry. We are relied upon repeatedly by many large firms for short notice equipment supply. Our expertise in the field of metal finishing means we can respond quickly to our customers’ needs and so minimise any lost production time.

As exclusive distributors in the UK for Galvatek and Mazurczak we are backed by exceptional scientific and engineering expertise. Please call on 01509 673 656 or complete our contact form HERE to discuss your particular requirements.

GMF Equipment Ltd stock SYNOTHERM Plate & Polymer Heat Exchangers

Do you need heat exchangers made of polymer and/or metallic materials? We are the right partner for you with our complete range of heat exchangers SYNOTHERM®.

Our SYNOTHERM® heat exchangers are individually designed and produced. Even in the most difficult installation situations, we choose an optimized execution for you due to various dimensions and connection options. Our 3D-CAD-drawings allow a perfect integration into the tank. After your order, you will receive the drawings for approval, which can be provided in various CAD formats.

With our self-developed heat exchanger software we design the heat exchanger SYNOTHERM® accordingly to your requirements. We provide detailed information such as the heat/cooling demand, the required flow rates and the pressure loss.

For the efficient design and manufacture of the SYNOTHERM plate or polymer heat exchanger we kindly request two forms which can be found using the links below:

a) the form for the heat demand calculation
b) the form for the dimensions of the heat exchanger

For more information please visit: https://www.synotherm.de/en/


Synotherm 7

Synotherm 8

Immersion heaters for all metal treatment processes

We stock removable core and rod type immersion heaters. They are suitable for positioning on the side or bottom of tanks and can be used for frost protection and keeping constant temperature in storage tanks or IBC’s.

We can recommend the correct power of heater for your chemistry. Simply download and complete a Power Demand Form and our experts will get back to you. If you are considering a heat exchanger you will also need to supply additional information with a Heat Exchanger Form too.

Immersion Heaters

ROTKAPPE Immersion heaters


GMF recognises that quality and safety within the finishing industry is paramount. We have trained technical staff who are able to design, recommend and specify equipment for your individual process or chemistry. Our heaters are designed for direct immersion into the majority of solutions. They are manufactured in various materials such as Teflon, FEP, PFA, porcelain, quartz glass, PTFE, stainless steel and titanium.

Developed by RISC Authority and published by Fire Protection Agency, this document outlines important considerations to make in setting up, installing industrial heating systems and protecting your processes and employees.

Download Fire Safety in the Electroplating Industry

Reliable Monitoring and Controlling

Measuring, controlling and monitoring are essential to meet the ever more stringent health and safety/insurance requirements. We offer the latest electronic level/temperature controllers and monitors to keep your operations both safe and efficient.

Contact us for more information and technical advice

As well as our extensive standard stock range we can offer a bespoke design service tailored to your exact process requirements – please contact us more more information. Please call us on 01509 673 656 or use the contact form below. We aim to get back to you as soon as possible.

Our address is GMF Equipment Ltd, Barton House, 36 Ashby Rd, Kegworth, Derby DE74 2DH

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