About HPI

HPI is a privately owned company that is uniquely positioned as an OEM alternative for more flexible, customized, and competitive turbine solutions. HPI provides turnkey solutions for gas and steam turbines, ranging from control system retrofits to mechanical inspection and overhaul services. HPI has a pedigree in turbines that extends back to the 1960s, making it a true turbine specialist.

HPI also offers full engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) of power plants. Because of HPI’s flexibility and customer service, HPI has a proven track record of delivering EPC projects that meet or exceed its customers’ expectations. Whether it’s a fast track 6-month power plant in Iraq or a combined cycle modular design in Ghana, HPI has met the timeline and budget for its turnkey EPC power plant projects.

HPI includes the following companies, which fulfill customer-specific needs based on specialty:

  • HPI, LLC
  • HPI Energy Services, Ltd
  • HPI Marine
  • HPI Middle East
  • HPI Nuclear
  • HPI Technologies

Hal Pontez is founder and owner of HPI who launched the company in 2002 out of Vosper Thornycroft Controls (VT Controls). The VT Controls and Hawker Siddeley Dynamics Engineering (HSDE) pedigree are deeply rooted in the HPI staff and their expertise. HPI has expanded its footprint around the globe to emerge as a world leader in custom turbomachinery controls and mechanical services across the energy (power generation, oil & gas, nuclear) and marine industries.


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