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Full kitting service and
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Home to hydraulic applications engineers


The Fluidpower Group contains an array of specialist fluid power organisations with the sole aim to provide customers with a simple and complete solution for all fluid power needs.

The group of companies work extremely closely to ensure a smooth service and provide a solution that can only be found in the Fluidpower Group.

Our solutions have included:

  • Provision of hose assemblies for one of the UK’s largest OEMs in the construction industry
  • Re-locatable research station in the Antarctic
  • A stabilised marine testing unit
  • Manufacture for the control and movement of sewage within the London sewer system
  • Fluid power control systems for ROVs
Our specialist organisations
Logos of all the members of the Fluidpower Group



Hydraulic Components
Hydraulic components including valves, pumps, motors, filters and fittings
  • Multi-million £ stock holding
  • Next day delivery
  • Wide selection of leading brands
  • Design and assembly of engineered components

Industrial Power Packs
Industrial power units and hydraulic systems (HPU and PU)
  • High quality added value solutions
  • Design, manufacture and installation
  • Experienced engineering

Mobile Systems
Mobile systems, directional control valves, monoblocks and drivetrain
  • Proven high quality technical solutions
  • Bespoke valve assemblies
  • Large stock of leading brands

Cylinders & Rotary Actuators
Bolted cylinders, tie-rod cylinders, welded cylinders and rotary actuators
  • Bespoke cylinders from concept to completion
  • FEA analysis to meet customer exact requirements

Tube Manipulation
Fluid conveyance, tube manipulation, tube assemblies, kitting, fabricators, CNC bending, welding, brazing, ring rolling, tube forming, flushing, pressure testing and swaging
  • Fluid conveyance
  • Line-side solutions
  • Hassle free installation
  • Next day delivery

Hose Assemblies
Hydraulic hose including 1 and 2 wire, multi-spiral, high pressure, hose assemblies, hose crimping and swaging, hose protection
  • Approved accredited BFPDA member
  • Customer consultation
  • Precision hose assembly delivered in industry-leading response times

Piping Solution
Piping system in a pump room
  • Large bore leak-free piping solution
  • Non-weld flaring technology
  • Pressure rating up to 420 bar
  • From 1/2" to 10" diameter

Electronic Control Integration
Electronic control equipment
  • Pre-installation set up
  • Easy to install
  • On-site training

Transport Solutions
Lorry with various components
  • Integrated transport hydraulics
  • Technical consultation from experienced application engineers
  • Installed by skilled fitters
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Industrial power units (HPU) for hydraulic systems
  • Complete hydraulic solutions, from consultation to delivery and installation, plus maintenance and repair
  • Utilisation of sophisticated software tools to help demonstrate solutions to customers
  • Extensive range of stock available for next day delivery with integrated inventory management

Full on-site capabilities include:

  • Electrical design
  • Fabrication
  • Painting
  • Machining capabilities
Core Product Ranges
Hydraulic components including valves, pumps, motors, filters and fittings
  • Cetop valves
  • Screw-in cartridges
  • Hydraulic motors
  • Hydraulic pumps
  • Hydraulic filtration
  • Hydraulic accessories
  • Hydraulic cylinders
  • Rotary actuators
  • Honeywell switches and sensors
  • Electric motors
  • KR tube couplings
  • KR500 hydraulic adaptors
  • Betabite imperial fittings
Solutions Package
High and low pressure hydraulic fittings including compression fittings, ferrules, hydraulic adaptors, quick release couplings (QRC), hose couplings, ISO A & B and flat face
  • Design, manufacture and assembly of individual power units or complete systems to specific requirements
  • Design and manufacture individual piece parts, manifold blocks and assembled components

Our dedicated maintenance and repair service includes:

  • Planned scheduled maintenance
  • Workshop component repair, support and test facilities
  • Fault and oil analysis facility and equipment
  • Contamination control programs with ISO 4406 reports
  • 24/7 availability
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Group 1, 2, 3 and 4 gear pumps in aluminium and cast iron
  • HTL has been serving the mobile OEM market for over 40 years and provides a complete solution from design to installation
  • We have extremely strong long-term relations with our suppliers which ensures we provide an unrivalled service to our customers, with bespoke requirements often delivered within 48 hours
  • We work closely with customers to ensure we hold large stocks of core products that are available for next day delivery
  • Sole official UK distributor for Casappa (Ikron), Indemar, Miselli, Walvoil and Star
  • UK agent for Mahle industrial thermal systems – rail spares
Core Product Ranges
Mobile valves including monoblock, sectional, diverter, directional control valves with direct acting solenoid, pressure pre-compensated load sensing and flow sharing valves
  • Hand pumps
  • Gear pumps
  • Piston pumps
  • Directional control valves
  • Circuit valves
  • Diverter valves
  • Gear motors
  • Geroter motors
  • Geroler motors
  • Filtration
  • Cylinders
  • Components
  • Powerpack ←5.5Kw
  • Transmissions
Solutions Package
Hydraulic components, bell housings, levers and motors
  • Bespoke valve assemblies designed to customer requirements, providing ease of installation
  • In-house test facilities
  • Electro-hydraulic proportional, flow sharing valves and load sense pumps, controlled electronically for maximum efficiency and performance
  • Regularly provide scheduled orders and have BS EN ISO 9001:2015 Certified Qualified Systems
  • We have four full-time application engineers who help provide innovative cost-effective solutions
  • For ease of ordering, customers can order online and have access to order history as well as technical downloads and spares information
  • Free next day delivery for web orders over £50
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Hydraulic hose assembly for 1 and 2 wire hose, multi-spiral and high pressure hose, and hose crimping, swaging and protection
  • Complete design and manufacturing service for custom-built hydraulic applications
  • 18,000 sq ft head office
  • 11,000 sq ft hose assembly site
  • 10,000 sq ft warehouse and engineering site
  • Supplying hose assemblies to the OEM market for over 30 years
  • On-site service, repair and maintenance
  • In-house refurbishment for pumps, motors and valves
  • Approved and accredited member of BFPDA
  • Approved Hose Assemblies logo
Core Product Ranges
Automated cutting machine for hydraulic hose and hose printing
  • One to six wire hydraulic hose, industrial hoses and a full and comprehensive range of couplings, adaptors and QR couplings
  • Pumps and motors
  • Torque motors
  • Transmission
  • Manual control valves
  • Diverters
  • Cetop and manifold valves
  • Cartridge valves
  • Filtration
  • Reservoir accessories
  • Coolers and accumulators
  • Test equipment
  • Steel pipes, connectors and clamps
Solutions Package
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  • We provide customer consultation, measurement, practical advice and technical support
  • Seven hose assembly lines across four sites, supplying bespoke hydraulic kits, comprising hose assemblies and components, to OEM customers
  • JIT and Kanban line stocking service available on request
  • Working with our customers to reduce costs and offer a complete product solution to meet and surpass their expectations
  • Experienced team whose standards are regularly tested for quality and safety
  • Stamping for full traceability
  • Ferrule and hose printing
  • Colour-coded hose for ease of installation
  • Automated hose cutting resulting in precise and accurate hose delivered in industry-leading response times
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Computer design of hydraulic system
  • Our team has been continuously involved in the design and manufacture of hydraulic equipment for over 40 years and has over one hundred years’ combined in-house hydraulic expertise
  • From the initial design through manufacture and to final installation, we offer a complete service as well as full lifetime care of hydraulic equipment and systems
  • From relatively simple applications to complex multi-million pound projects, we provide cost-effective and on-time solutions to our customers’ requirements
Core Product Ranges
Engineering drawing and computer-aided design model of cylinder
  • T6B – bolted construction hydraulic cylinders to ISO 6022
  • T6T – tie rod construction hydraulic cylinders to ISO 6020/2
  • T6W – welded construction hydraulic cylinders
  • T6R – semi-rotary actuators
  • T6P – power units
  • T6M – manifolds
  • Rotary cylinders and distributors
  • Hydraulic oil/oil and oil/water intensifiers
  • Aquatec range of stainless steel hydraulic actuators
  • Depth compensators
  • Hybrid products
Solutions Package
Hydraulics for wing simulation testing
  • Up to 600mm bore diameters and 6m stroke lengths with working pressures up to 700 bar
  • Full in-house capabilities include: turning, milling, drilling, shot blasting, welding, fabrication, specialist paint finishing and testing
  • Detailed analysis, extensive mathematics and 3D modelling to ensure we meet customer requirements together with complete material traceability and certifications
  • Third party design approval and inspection including Lloyds Register, DNV and ABS upon request
  • Detailed documentation packages
  • Site installation, commissioning and product servicing
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Capabilities
CNC precision tube bending machine for tube forming

By using state-of-the-art equipment, we are able to carry out tube manipulation efficiently and precisely so that we can deliver the results our customers expect.

Our tube manipulation services are suitable for many different materials such as copper, brass, mild steel or stainless steel, which makes us a versatile choice to carry out your tube manipulation needs.

Our fully automated tube manipulation process comprises of electronic three axis CNC precision bending machines, which have a 300 tube single run (max length 700mm), manipulating tube from 6mm to 20mm.

We are able to offer tube manipulation in conjunction with the following:

  • Tube bending and tube end forming
  • Tube swaging
  • TIG and orbital welding
Benefits
Automated tube bending

The team not only replicate designs from drawings or samples, they are solutions oriented, offering on-site support and advice for customers.

Our aim is to provide customers with hassle-free solutions that are right first time, every time.

Solutions Package
Close-up of copper tube bending

Next day delivery to mainland UK and Ireland is available as standard. Large run orders are available (delivery times vary).

  • Large stocks held on site, available for next day delivery
  • Strong reputation for provision of scheduled orders
  • Line-side solutions providing hassle-free installation
  • Full kitting solutions to customers' specific requirements
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Transport components
  • Over the past 40 years we have become a market leader, providing hydraulic solutions for various truck applications across Ireland
  • We have a strong reputation for design, build and installation of technical hydraulics over many industries including marine, construction, pharmaceutical, agriculture and many more
  • Our site in the UK has vast experience in gear pumps and valve configuration
  • Our experienced applications engineers have hundreds of years' combined experience and demand high quality long-lasting solutions for customers
  • Our team will always seek the best solution for our customers, including complex reconfiguration and installation for a variety of applications
  • Sole distributor for Groeneveld Centralised Greasing Systems in Ireland
Core Product Ranges
Remote control and Superwinch devices
  • Heavy duty greasing systems
  • Bulk discharge equipment
  • Hydraulic and combination tanks
  • Truck PTOs, heavy duty and clutch type
  • Electric and hydraulic winches
  • Hydraulic transmission systems
  • Gear, piston and vane pumps/motors
  • Manual, proportional and electric flow control valves
  • Remote control systems
  • Hose and fittings
  • Filtration systems and filters
  • Hydraulic power packs
  • Electronic controls
  • Hydraulic kits and installations to suit tippers, skip loaders, moving floors, bulk discharge, etc.
Solutions Package
Transport solutions configured to your specification
  • Partners to truck resellers across Ireland, specifying and installing hydraulic products to meet the end-user’s requirements
  • Installation of heavy duty automatic greasing systems to a multitude of lubrication points on vehicles and machinery
  • Full range of custom-built kit options available from our large stock holding facilities
  • An extension to OEMs’ technical departments, specifying the right product at the right price
  • With a vast team of experienced fitters and applications engineers across three sites in Ireland, we pride ourselves on the personal service we provide our customers
  • On-site installation and commissioning
  • Bespoke gear pumps and valves configured to exact requirement for next day delivery
  • ISO 9001 accredited since 1997
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Hydrocar logo
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Background
Hydraulic components
  • HES has been an innovator in the supply of hydraulics since 1965, after the company was founded by Ted Dowty
  • Enviable reputation for advanced technical support
  • Branch network supports the demand of local industries and customers
  • Strong, long-established relationships with key hydraulic manufacturers including Parker Hannifin and Duplomatic, and being a Tier One Sales Partner of Danfoss Power Solutions
  • Experienced at finding hard-to-source components
Core Product Ranges
Staff member getting products ready for dispatch in the distribution centre
  • Danfoss orbital motors
  • Danfoss PVG proportional valves
  • Danfoss Series 45 and 90 piston pumps
  • Danfoss steering units
  • Danfoss Plus 1+ controllers
  • Parker (UCC) filtration components
  • Parker (Dowty, Ultra) gear pumps
  • Turolla gear pumps
  • Duplomatic valves and pumps
  • Hy-Pro valves
  • Hallite seals
  • Webtec testing and instrumentation equipment
  • Comatrol valves
  • Hydraulic hose assemblies
  • PPC power packs
  • Hand pumps
Solutions Package
Hydraulic components
  • Expert technical advice available on hydraulic systems and components
  • Team of external sales engineers offering customers on-site advice and technical assistance
  • Workshops on site for pump rotations, valve builds, gearbox build and repair
  • Trade counter service at four branches: Gloucester, Birmingham, Durham and Leeds
  • Over 80,000 active parts, including consignment stock
  • Next day delivery on all stocked items
  • Accreditations include BS EN ISO 9001:2015, BFPA and BFPDA memberships
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Parker logo
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Lubrication system on agricultural machinery
  • Leading UK lubrication systems and service supplier
  • Knowledgeable site service engineers experienced at installing and maintaining all types of lubrication systems across most industries
  • Official agents for SKF and Lincoln’s range of lubrication systems and spares, including legacy brands Vogel and Spandau Pumps
  • Experienced lubrication experts work together with customers to find the solution that will work best for their machine, budget and requirements
Core Product Ranges
Various lubrication equipment and components
  • Manual lubrication
  • Single point lubricators
  • Multi point lubricators
  • Single line systems
  • Progressive systems
  • Dual line systems
  • Oil recirculation systems
Solutions Package
Lubemec van at a construction site
  • Solutions are designed to reduce maintenance costs whilst significantly improving machinery efficiency
  • Service engineers offering UK-wide coverage, with fully equipped mobile workshops for efficient on-site installation and maintenance
  • Choice of automatic and manual lubrication systems
  • Experienced team of external sales engineers to visit customers’ sites to provide technical advice and assistance
  • Next day delivery on all stocked items, with huge stock levels available at our central warehousing facilities
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Matbro tractor
  • Official distributors for several key manufacturers including Carraro, Comer Industries, ZF, Dana Spicer and HYVA UK
  • Portfolio of hydraulic components has developed to include a wide range of solutions for the construction, agricultural and waste industries
  • Built a strong reputation for supplying genuine axle parts for off-highway vehicles
  • Technical experts on hand to supply customers with on-site or telephone advice
Core Product Ranges
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  • Axle parts for Carraro, ZF and Dana Spicer off-highway vehicles
  • Transmission parts for Carraro, ZF and Dana Spicer off-highway vehicles
  • Spare parts for Matbro telehandlers
  • Comer Industries gearboxes
  • Original quality parts for skip and hook loaders, including HYVA
  • Rubber tracks for mini diggers and excavators
Solutions Package
Skip lorry
  • Purpose-built workshop offers Comer Industries gearboxes built to specification as well as repairs
  • Team of external sales engineers offering customers on-site technical advice
  • Expert technical assistance and advice available over telephone
  • Huge bank of technical drawings for skip and hook loaders as well as axle parts for easy identification of required parts
  • Largest stock holders of Matbro spares in Europe, with next day delivery available on stocked items
  • Accreditations include BS EN ISO 9001:2015, BFPA and BFPDA memberships
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Matbro logo
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Screen view of electronic control system software
  • Controls and automation experts providing solutions over a wide range of industries
  • Our knowledgeable and experienced team works with customers to provide cost effective and innovative solutions
  • Provide condition monitoring and planned preventative maintenance for wind turbines and other industries
  • Our team are constantly researching new ideas and products to help our customers
  • Embrace the industrial internet of things
Core Product Ranges
Electronic control system components
  • The Danfoss range of controllers, displays and joysticks including CAN for mobile machinery
  • National Instruments’ range of industrial control and data acquisition systems including real time
  • UTADAQ, a unique Automatec product developed to easily create the control systems used in the test rig market
  • IEC compliant software platforms NI LabVIEW and TestStand, full CoDeSys, Siemens S7 and Danfoss PLUS+1
  • Cloud-based services for condition monitoring and planned preventative maintenance
  • A large portfolio of sensors and controllers from all the major manufacturers
  • Bespoke wiring looms for fixed and mobile applications
Solutions Package
Control box for electronic control system
  • Upgrade test rig control systems to the latest standards
  • Provide controls and monitoring for new test rigs
  • Work with large and small machine builders
  • Improve customers’ safety standards, including the Machinery Directive
  • Energy saving initiatives through implementation of the latest controls and design
  • Improve efficiency using condition monitoring to provide planned preventative maintenance
  • Integrate new controls with existing customer applications
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Background
Hydraulic system
  • Providing complete hydraulic solutions for customers since 1976
  • Exceptional customer service, strong infrastructure, product ranges, technical expertise and extensive manufacturing facilities
  • Design and manufacture hydraulic units in excess of 2.5MW, as bespoke, prototype or continuous demand
  • Extensive experience across several industries including off highway, heavy engineering, food and beverage, industrial automation and aerospace
Core Product Ranges
Hydraulic components
  • Standard and bespoke hydraulic power systems
  • Power systems using specialist fluids including Skydrol and Hyjet IV
  • Integrated circuit manifold assemblies
  • Aerospace and proof pressure test rigs
  • Large-bore pipework using Parker’s non-weld, flaring technology
  • Bosch Rexroth’s full range of hydraulic components
  • MP Filtri’s full range of filtration and hydraulic accessories
  • MOOG’s radial piston pumps (RKPs)
Solutions Package
Piping system in a pump room
  • Turnkey hydraulic system projects from design stage utilising 3D CAD through to installation on site
  • Full on-site service team offering 24/7 availability – UK wide
  • Large workshop for the building of power units, with a dedicated machine shop, welding bay, spray booth and test area
  • Design and production of standard and large-scale control gear panels and custom designed control panels
  • Parker piping solutions including F37 up to 273mm OD and HPF to 150 OD at 300 bar, or 115 OD at 400 bar
  • Accreditations include BS EN ISO 9001:2015, BSI, BFPA and BFPDA memberships
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Computer operator working on CAD drawing of hydraulic system
  • Over four decades of providing customers with engineered solutions across hydraulics, pneumatics and process equipment
  • Experienced supplier into the defence sector, with stringent quality control across all operations
  • We are committed to continuous development of our skilled engineers, and configure products and solutions to suit customers’ exact requirements
  • Our engineers seek to improve efficiencies through innovative ring main design, installation and aftercare
Core Product Ranges
Abac Spinn compressor
  • Hydraulic control valves
  • High pressure pumps
  • Hydraulic power packs up to 75Kw
  • Hose assemblies
  • Pneumatic valves
  • Pneumatic tube
  • Pneumatic filters
  • Pneumatic fittings
  • Pneumatic cylinders
  • Air compressors
  • Ring main systems
  • Process valves
Solutions Package
Skilled engineer working on hydraulic cylinder
  • Vastly experienced hose assembly service to DefStan
  • An appointed Parker Hydraulic Cylinder repairs centre with industry-leading turnaround times, reducing machine downtime
  • 24 hour express cylinder build
  • Complete hydraulic system overhaul
  • On-site service and repair
  • Fluid power training courses delivered by our experienced staff
  • Trade counter serving local market based on Heathfield Industrial Estate
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