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If you are looking for a pneumatic control solution, then the SB Services division of Harrier Pneumatics is the right place to start looking for a custom pneumatic control solution.

 SB Services have been designing and building custom made special purpose pneumatic products and control systems since 1973.  

The team at the SB Services division of Harrier work with clients from a wide range of industries in the UK and Europe, designing pneumatic control solutions for liquids handling, that increase reliability, improve productivity and reduce the downtime involved with the monotoring and management of liquids. This contributes to energy savings and minimises handling risks, so lowering maintenance costs.

SB have a large number of pneumatic control solutions installed in industrial facilities across Europe and the UK.  These are all customised for the specific application, ensuring smooth and efficient running of liquid level controls, drum changeover operations and a wide variety of other Pneumatic system control functions in both standard, agressive and ATEX operational environments where compliance with international safety standards and reliability are vital.

Our team have built up an enviable reputation for flexibility, speed of response, technical know-how and close attention to detail.

SB Services produce technical solutions utilising all of the industry leading products and ranges available through the Harrier Pneumatics Ltd group, and additionally are official agents for :


Huco Dynatork 

Parker Legris

Stuart will be celebrating 25 years with the Harrier Group this year, and has run  SB Services since it’s purchase by the group 10 years ago.

With a background in special purpose machine design, pneumatic control and systems, there are few scenario’s or problems that Stuart hasn’t encountered before, and then designed a solution to solve.

In his spare time, Stuart is usually on a Golf course, weather permitting.STUART-THUMBNAIL-FOR-SB-MEETTHETEAM

Sita has been involved with SB since it’s formation in 1973, and is universally known as ‘Mrs B’.

If you phone us, Sita will probably be your first point of contact, and you will be in great hands.  Sita runs the office and stores, and as a result all parts are sourced on time and all projects are delivered on time.SITA-PIC-FOR-MEETTHETEAM

When Sita isn’t organising us, she likes to shop and play with her new granddaughter.

SB were lucky enough to take on Mike after his time with the RAF, and he has been involved in the production and assembly of SB’s special purpose machines and systems for over 25 years.

With a fantastically precise, methodical approach and eye for detail when testing, Mike has helped SB to achieve their reputation for consistently high build quality for all their products.

Away from work, Mike is a classic Land Rover fan, and is frequently found working on his Defender.  Mike is the company spelling and grammar specialist, which is also good, as Stuart is not.MIKE-THUMBNAIL-FOR-SB-MEETTHETEAM

Denise joined SB from school, and claims to have forgotten when that was, exactly.

The good news for SB, is that she has been a valuable part of the production team for many years and is responsible for building the Pneumatic and Electrical Control systems.

Cycling in each day, Denise is no fan of wet weather, but is a fan of Reading FC and keen DENISE-PIC-FOR-MEETTHETEAMfollower of their progress in the football championship.


Su joined the Group in 2013, and provides Marketing services for both the SB Services (Pneumatics) division, and Harrier Pneumatics Ltd.

With a sales and marketing background spent in the Electronics, Engineering and Pneumatics industries, Su enjoys the variety and interesting, diverse challenges that industrial products offer.  After redeveloping the SB website, she is now putting the finishing touches to a  similar transformation for Harrier.

When not at her desk writing about us, Su juggles a prolific reading habit, with attempts at writing decent stories of her own, so can regularly be seen, staring into space, with a pen in one hand, and glass of Rosé in the other.