In 2016, a diver had to ditch his rig during a drift dive in Norway. Three years later he found it again. This is the story of Per's regulators.
The military has been using Apeks regulators for over 20 years and now Apeks has put that military expertise into a brand new military specification regulator, exclusively for the consumer market.
Blackburn-based kit manufacturer Apeks, part of the global dive and swim company Aqua Lung International, has continued with its switch to green by installing 400 solar panels on the roof of its purpose built factory in the UK.
Global diving equipment manufacturer Apeks is getting ready to launch something very special at Dive 2014, the UK's largest dedicated dive show. The culmination of 40 years of British precision engineering and technical capability, the new product will mark the anniversary of a company that was founded by two people with a passion for diving and quality engineering.
Scuba diving specialist Apeks Marine Equipment has shown how a Lancashire company can design and manufacture a world class product and thrive even in the current economic downturn. The only vertically integrated manufacturer of diving regulators in the world, making all the components from raw materials at its purpose built factory in Blackburn, Apeks has been awarded Manufacturing Business of the Year at the Red Rose Awards which celebrate business in Lancashire.