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Nearly a century of steam and hot water expertise.

Since its founding by Elmer Hughes in 1924, Hughes Machinery has provided turnkey performance from project engineering through system design. Offering industry-leading products, installation, start up, calibration, and operator training, Hughes represents a broad range of solutions that reach many markets.

Industry intelligence makes the difference.

The true differentiator of Hughes Machinery is its employees. The staff consists of trained sales engineers with over 200 combined years of technical experience in their fields. The sales engineers are factory trained to provide technical guidance during project planning, detailed engineering layout assistance, pricing, and post-order coordination. Although every project is unique in its structure and scope, the team’s dedication to execution and field support remains firm.

Top of the line training to ensure your success.

The Hughes Machinery headquarters in Lenexa, Kansas, is home to a state-of-the-art training facility that is second to none in the United States. It features a full size steam system, see-through glass systems, cut-away components, and more. Monthly on-site training seminars using real equipment that is used in the field brings students into a dynamic learning environment.

We're backed by powerful resources.

As a member of the FCX Performance family of companies – and the larger Applied Industrial Technologies network – we also deliver an expansive inventory of mission-critical flow control solutions and complementary MRO & OEM products. In total, our engineering capabilities, custom application expertise and value-added services provide a complete, one-stop solutions offering.

Application Solutions

  • Trap surveys
  • Thermal assessments and energy audits
  • Valve repair
  • Boiler and start up
  • Inventory audits
  • Owner training
  • Heat transfer