Hydraulic Services

An overview of the wide range of hydraulic cylinder related services The Cylinder Service Centre provides

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HYDRAULIC SERVICES

A wide range of cylinder hydraulic services from cylinder repair design and manufacture. Whether you need your cylinder repaired on-site or off-site our hydraulic services cover all options. From commercial vehicle repair to mobile maintenance services our hydraulic service options are flexible and wide ranging.

HYDRAULIC CYLINDER REPAIR

A fast, high quality and efficient hydraulic cylinder repair service. A highly experienced team with a fully equipped, specialised production facility deals with all repairs in-house. Combined with our advanced in-house design and testing facilities you can be assured of speedy ISO9000 compliant hydraulic cylinder repa

REPLACEMENT CYLINDERS

Replacement cylinders for emergency failures or preventive maintenance. For both planned and emergency maintenance we have a range of replacement cylinder options. From fast turnaround ad-hoc emergency breakdown to dedicated in-house storage and management cylinder stocking we cover all replacement cylinder options.

LARGE HYDRAULIC CYLINDER WORK

Very large hydraulic cylinder work is our specialism with all equipment and facilities in-house for a fast turnaround. We manufacture and repair cylinders

HYDRAULIC STRIPPING RIG

Stubborn seized cylinders can now be recovered with our hydraulic stripping rig. Our unique designed and built in-house stripping rig allows us to salvage seized piston heads, glands, nuts that would otherwise be scrapped. It can unscrew anything threaded saving time, money and the additional cost of a replacement.

PRESSURE TESTING EQUIPMENT

Unique specialist HSE approved pressure testing equipment. Our in-house designed and built cylinder pressure testing equipment has been approved by a Heath and Safety Executive. It ensures that new and repaired cylinders are safe for use up to and beyond their specified operational pressure levels.

CYLINDER TUBE, CHROMED BAR AND HONED TUBE

Manufacture and stock of honed cylinder tube and chromed bar. For cylinder repair, manufacture, trade counter sales, or delivery, we have a wide range of honed cylinder tube and chromed bar in stock. Extensive range of materials, lengths and diameters available.

MANUFACTURE AND REPAIR OF CHROMED ROLLERS

Manufacture and repair of chromed rollers up to 900mm in diameter and 9000mm long. For all elements in a roller repair or manufacturing process we have the in-house equipment to cope. Where a super finish standard is required the surface is finished using our unique in-house dedicated large roller linishing machine.

ENGINEERING SUBCONTRACT

A fully equipped factory with time served engineers available for engineering subcontract. Our highly experienced team can work on a wide range of engineering, machine shop type projects. From large centre lathe turning, CNC turning, boring, milling, grinding or honing we have the skills and capacity available.

METAL SPRAY

Metal spray resizing helps rejuvenate hydraulic cylinder parts by replacing worn portions. Metal spray can be for used for shaft repair, bearing repair or corrosion resistance. Several grades available for high-chrome, high-carbon stainless steel, stainless steel alloy and nickel chromium alloy.

HYDRAULIC ENGINEERING

A specialist hydraulic engineering business fully equipped in-house. Hydraulic engineering is our core specialism and the bulk of our business - from repair to manufacturing. With a highly experienced team and a dedicated design facility we can deliver solutions to all of your hydraulic engineering requirements.

HYDRAULIC RAM REPAIR

For urgent hydraulic ram repair, a specialist with all of the tools at hand. If you need your hydraulic cylinder fixed quickly we are fully equipped in-house to offer quick quotations through to repair and delivery. Speedy, cost effective, fast and high quality hydraulic ram repair when you need it most.

MOBILE MAINTENANCE SERVICES

On-site support for hydraulic repairs and cylinder maintenance throughout the North East. Our mobile maintenance services operates throughout the North East of England for hose repair, preventive maintenance inspection, LOLER inspections and removal and/or refitting of hydraulic cylinders.

CYLINDER HONING

Finely finished and accurate cylinder honing for repair and manufacture. For a wide range of cylinder tubes of all bore sizes including very large cylinders. We have one of the largest bore cylinder honing machines in UK. The only in-house cylinder honing capability of this type in the North of England all of Scotland.

HYDRAULIC JACKS

All types of hydraulic jacks and tools designed, manufactured, repaired, tested and certified. This includes Enerpac and other lifting gear. High pressure (700bar or more) jacks, cylinders and pumps are included and presses can be fabricated up to 500 tons. Trolly, Bottle and Pit jacks overhauled and certified.

HYDROSTATIC TESTING

Specialist checking of pressure vessels for physical strength and leaks. Our hydrostatic testing is undertaken on in-house designed and built HSE approved equipment. For new cylinders, repairs, or as part of preventive maintenance, hydrostatic testing is essential to check for leaks and overall cylinder strength.

CHROME, ELECTROPLATING AND COATINGS

All types and sizes of hard chrome electroplating available. Ranging from hand held units up to 18 meters long. Includes nickel/chrome, bronze/chrome, internal bore hard chrome, electroless nickel plating, nitride coatings, ceramic coatings, re-chroming and re-sizing of worn or damged areas.

LARGE CYLINDER SURFACE LINISHING

Our large cylinder surface linishing capability is unique in the North of England and Scotland. Cylinders to 1000mm diameter and 9 metres between centres can be surface linished to give the highly polished finish vital to smooth and faultless operation on a hydraulic cylinder or shaft.

FABRICATION

Coded welding: mig, stick and tig - stainless, aluminium, bronze, cast iron and stellite. Fabrication is part of the range of engineering sub contract services we deliver. This includes fully coded welding in-house from our highly experienced team, shotblasting and finishing. A full end-to-end fabrication service.

SITE SERVICES

Drop in site services for minor cylinder repairs or major vehicle servicing. Our trade counter is available for local business needing hydraulic valves, fittings or hydraulic pumps - all can be modified to suit while you wait. For commercial vehicle servicing we have a dedicated maintenance section with crane.