About Us

BM Engineering Supplies is a distributer to some of the biggest names in valve manufacturing, including Bürkert, Inoxpa and Orbinox to name just a few. We can supply butterfly, ball, check and gate valves, as well as actuated packages on a next day basis from our warehouse in Glasgow. We also stock a variety of solenoid valves, pressure gauges, diaphragm valves, globe valves and control valves for steam. With experience in distilling, food and beverage, paper and pulp industries, BM Engineering Supplies can supply valves and instruments to fit any purpose or application. We are approved to BS EN ISO 9001:2008 quality system and all suppliers meet required standards, such as BS, ISO and API.

“After 17 years of the ups and downs of sales, BME now enjoys a varied customer base from Blue Chip companies to small contractors, giving the same care and attention needed for all our clients, whether it is for one valve or a major project involving hundreds. Customer service is in our nature and, along with our supply chain dedicated to quality products, we believe that any company can put their trust in BME.”

– Blair Miller, Managing Director.

meet the team

Blair Miller - Managing Director

Length of service at BME: 1999 – Present

As the ‘face of BME’ I am responsible for the general running of the company. I am a sales specialist and use my knowledge and expertise to guide the team. I have 34 years of experience in the valve industry, ranging from manufacturing, to installation and commissioning, to sales and now running my own company.

Scott Miller - Sales Engineer

Length of service at BME: 2012 – Present

I gained an honours degree in Mechanical and Electronic Systems Engineering in 2011, after which I worked with BME for a short time. I then moved to Australia for a year, where I gained experience in the process industry working for Bürkert Fluid Control Systems. After returning to the UK, I continued to work in the family business. Besides general sales activities, I am responsible for making sure orders are completed correctly and on time. I specialise in larger projects and have helped deliver a number of successful projects as part of the team at BME. I also help with other aspects of the day-to-day running of the business such as IT.

Sophie Thompson - Sales Engineer

Length of service at BME: 2013 – Present

I am responsible for day to day sales and quotations, ensuring orders are processed and completed on time, as well as carrying out ISO 9001 internal audits. I have a BEng (hons) from Glasgow University and an MEng from Open University.

Moira Miller - Company Secretary

Length of service at BME: 2000 – Present

Upon leaving school I joined Bank of Scotland before moving to Australia where I worked for National Australia Bank and Westpac as a Customer Service Officer. Since returning to the UK, I have worked in different sectors including childcare and estate agency. I am responsible for all financial issues within the company as well as administration.

Craig Little - Regional Sales Manager

Length of service at BME: 2017 – Present

I am responsible for searching for new opportunities and sectors for our vast range of products. I gained experience in the industry by starting on the production line at a global valve company, after a few years I took the step to work in the Sales Office, using my knowledge of production and distribution to quote more accurately. I took the next step of External Sales Engineer, meeting customers and rectifying any issues on site and giving advice and recommendations for ordering.

At BM Engineering, we supply a broad selection of first-rate products, from a number of respected manufacturers, we can supply to an extensive cross-section of different markets. Here is a full, but by no means exhaustive, list of the markets that BM Engineering can supply to Brewing, Dairy, Food and beverage, Pharmaceuticals and Renewables

BM Engineering offers a wide range of quality products and industrial valve services to meet your specific application requirements. Some of our services include:

  • Next day delivery service to most areas of the UK and, if required, a same day delivery service to the surrounding Glasgow area.


  • Assembly and testing of actuated valve packages, including intrinsically safe (Exi) and Asi on/off valves, as well as control valves. We have a range of electrical panels which allow us to test valves using various voltages and communication protocols, such as Asi. We also have intrinsically safe barriers to allow for testing for ATEX hazardous zones.


  • Technical advice on valve selection and sizing of control valves such as v-ball valves.