Company History

atg UV Technology are industry experts in the design, production and maintenance of Ultraviolet disinfection / treatment systems. Established in 1981, we have served both the UK and international markets for over 30 years and are recognised as a market leader for the supply of high-quality UV equipment and services across a vast range of industry applications. With thousands of installations worldwide, a strong commitment to research and development and an ongoing validation programme, atg UV offers a wealth of industry experience, specialised knowledge and expertise.

Our Experience

As an independent UK manufacturer, atg UV have strived to define the market with innovative designs and related technologies. Our award-winning technology, combined with a wealth of industry experience and technical resources, allows atg UV to provide bespoke yet cost efficient solutions for a vast range of industry needs and specifications.

Our dedicated engineering and after-care team mean that atg UV Technology continues to surpass customer expectations as a world leader in the UV disinfection industry. Our vast experience spans across a number of markets, including municipal drinking water and waste water disinfection, industrial process and manufacturing, offshore and marine industries and swimming pool applications.

atg UV has earned an international reputation for quality, innovation and design. With over 30 years of experience in the Ultraviolet disinfection industry, we believe our growth and success have been realised through our drive to be regarded as an extension of our customers' own organisation. In all of our dealings, we are committed to maintaining the high standards expected from a world market leader.

Additionally, atg UV have the ability to draw on the experience of an established international distributor network. For more information on how atg UV can help your business please visit the contact page.



Coupled with a passion for social corporate responsibility, atg UV’s clear approach to business saw the company join Britain’s business elite after being honoured with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade. This is the UK’s most prestigious honour for international business performance. 


Chris Purslow, Managing Director of atg UV Technology, faced strong competition to be named the IOD Manchester Director of the Year 2009. The high profile ceremony, presented by North West Tonight's Ranvir Singh, was held at the landmark Manchester Hilton Hotel.

Mr. Purslow, also a former winner of the Institute of Directors' International Business Director of the Year, was delighted that his company had been chosen:

"This award is a real credit to the hard work and dedication of the atg UV team, which has seen the company go from strength to strength."


atg UV Technology, beat off stiff competition to be named the UK Trade and Investment's Northwest Passport to Export Award 2007 winner, winning both the Greater Manchester and overall Northwest regional categories.

In just four years, atg UV has developed its international business trade, which now represents almost half of all sales. With year-on-year growth of exports reaching 55 % in the last 12 months alone, atg UV Technology has enjoyed substantial growth in the highly competitive American markets and has seen the development of exciting new trade links with Poland, Turkey, South Africa, Australia and Italy.


Managing director, Chris Purslow, was presented with the North West International Director of the Year Award.

“To win the International Director of the Year award is magnificent, and is a real credit to what we are trying to achieve here at atg UV. It has taken a lot of hard work to establish atg UV Technology as a world market leader and this award demonstrates the success of that hard work."

The level of exporting achievement, combined with atg UV's commitment to their clear business philosophy and mission statement: "determined to succeed together" played an important part in seeing Mr. Purslow win the award.