Highly specialised hydraulic cylinder design, manufacturing and repair business

We provide a highly specialised hydraulic cylinder design and manufacturing service. Our combination of facilities, expertise and experience allows us to offer a range of services that we believe is truly unique. We offer hydraulic cylinder repairs, new hydraulic rams and related hydraulic cylinder supply services to our extensive customer base. Our dynamic team have the expertise and capability to react to our customers needs.

We support a worldwide customer base including the offshore oil and gas, construction, renewables and marine markets. We offer a bespoke package of support including design, manufacturing, hydraulic ram refurbishment or repair.

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Purpose Built Facility

The Cylinder facility is purpose built for the design, manufacture and repair of cylinders.  Established more than 20 years ago, the business is based in a 30,000 ft2 facility located on a two acre site in Washington which has seen continual investment in plant and machinery since its inception in 2011.  The original factory has been twice extended and boasts additional storage space to serve the manufacturing and repair areas.

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Bespoke Machinery

Within the factory there is an extensive range of purpose built equipment which is unique to the Cylinder business, allowing us to provide a dynamic and responsive service to our customers.   The purpose built bespoke machinery includes:-
  • 350ton horizontal press used for hydraulic load testing in addition to the removal and re-fitting of components
  • hydraulic stripping rig capable of unscrewing parts up to to 13m long with up to 203373Nm torque
  • overhead cranes capable of lifting up to 26 tons
  • pressure testing rig producing pressure up to 1400 Bar
  • lathes with a capacity of up to 8000mm centres and a through capacity of 14000mm

Large Machining Capacity

We posses some of the largest machining capacity in the UK, which allows us to support our customers need for large scale cylinder equipment.  Our machining capacity includes:
  • horizontal boring
  • vertical boring
  • milling
  • CNC turning
  • slotting
  • shaping
  • cylindrical grinding
  • surface grinding
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A Quality Service

Our quality management system is fully ISO 9000 compliant for the design, manufacture and repair of hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders and actuators. All our hydraulic cylinder manufacture, hydraulic cylinder repair, or hydraulic cylinder design services have been independently checked and verified to be compliant with this important international standard.

Quality training is undertaken by all personnel and our systems and processes are subject to regular quality audit by internal personnel and our external assessors.

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