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When breakdowns happen, we know your priority is to get this back up and running fast. We can help you get things back on track and minimise your downtime.

Fault Finding

Our team of experienced fluid power engineers can normally be on your site within two hours and have the expertise and sophisticated tools to identify faults within systems and machinery.

In many cases, faults can be rectified on site within hours. Faults can range from blockages in filtration units, to complete mechanical breakdown of hydraulic systems.

 

Hydraulic Cylinder Repair

Keeping machinery downtime to a minimum for our customers is of the utmost importance, and our experienced engineers work to quick turnaround times to bring your equipment back to fully operational condition as quickly as possible.

We offer an unparalleled, high quality and timely hydraulic cylinder repair service across the UK, carried out by our highly-trained engineers.

Why choose us?

Specialising in the repair and maintenance of all types of hydraulic equipment, we have the facilities needed to diagnose and repair all units, no matter the size or complexity of the issue at hand.

Our services extend from emergency cylinder repairs to expert rebuild services and replacement hydraulic cylinders, tested and installed to operational standards.

Complete, cost effective cylinder solutions

Our full-service hydraulic engineering solutions extend into the ability to offer custom components and machining capabilities, backed by the experience and knowledge of our team of skilled engineers and machine operators.

We’re uniquely positioned in the industry to create bespoke components for your hydraulic cylinder needs in-house. No job is too big or too small and we can rebuild or repair the most extensive, complex hydraulic systems.

Our hydraulic repair and rebuild services are supported by our state of the art equipment including:

  • CNC machines
  • Bed mills
  • Radial arm drills
  • Boring mills
  • Manual lathes

We also have access to an extensive range of parts, components and equipment.

If you don’t need a custom component for your hydraulic repairs, we’ll search our large inventory of parts and equipment for an off-the-shelf replacement. Installing finished goods in your hydraulic system reduces the cost and time of a cylinder repair service.

Specialised hydraulic cylinder rebuilds

We are leading UK hydraulic cylinder manufacturer, possessing unrivalled knowledge of all cylinder makes and models used across a wide range of industries including Marine, Defence, Construction, and Quarrying.

As such, we can offer full-service rebuilds and repairs of specialised hydraulic cylinders with fast and efficient turnaround times. Our technical experts can troubleshoot any cylinder faults and provide a full-scope rebuild or repair solution.

Our services are tailored to your specific requirements, and we’ll recommend the most suitable, cost-effective solution for you – whether that’s a repair, rebuild or replacement.

"Flowtech were selected by Multidrive Tractors Ltd following a positive, long-standing relationship with its Leeds depot and HES Tractec division"

Hydraulic Power Pack Build Ovehaul

We have over 40 years’ experience in providing professional design, build and repair services for all types of hydraulic power units across the UK.

We specialise in creating bespoke solutions for businesses operating in hazardous locations, employing large-scale power units and working with diesel-powered units for mobile applications.

Designed and manufactured to the highest engineering standards, our team of highly qualified technical engineers can build any unit bespoke to your unique requirements, including:

  • Heavy duty, arduous and continuous applications
  • Applications that require high or moderate fluid volume and flow rate
  • Applications that require a small space
  • Standalone independent units
  • Complete turnkey systems

Hydraulic power pack repair

Our technical & engineering team has the experience necessary to design, manufacture and repair all types of hydraulic power units so that they meet or exceed your expectations.

As experienced hydraulic engineers, we understand the importance of technology to any industrial operations, no matter the business, industry, or location.

This knowledge, combined with our ability to source hydraulic parts from major manufacturers across the globe, decreases downtime due to providing quality components in all of our designs.

Passionate about customer satisfaction, we offer fast and competitive turnaround times on all of our custom hydraulic power units builds, with quality guaranteed as standard.

Custom hydraulic power unit design

Specialists in the design and manufacture of bespoke hydraulic power units, we can facilitate the most demanding of requirements. Our engineers will work closely with you throughout the entire process, and can also help with:

  • System design
  • Engineering support
  • Prototype development
  • On-site start up
  • Testing
  • Troubleshooting
  • Hydraulic pump skids
  • Integrated systems
  • Hydrostatic pumps
  • Overhead reservoir units
  • Multiple pumps
  • Stainless steel tanks and pipework

Planned Preventative Maintenance

Lack of maintenance of hydraulic systems is the leading cause of component and system failure.

We are experienced in providing preventive maintenance procedures that will ensure your equipment operates to its full potential and life cycle.

Preventive maintenance

Preventive maintenance is the core support that a hydraulic system must have in order to maximise component life and reduce system failure.

Preventive maintenance allows a maintenance department to control a hydraulic system rather than the system controlling the maintenance department. We must control a hydraulic system by telling it when we will perform maintenance on it and deciding how much money we will spend on the maintenance for the system. Most companies allow the hydraulic system to control the maintenance on them, at a much higher cost.

Preventive maintenance is key to the success of any maintenance program and is the first line of defence to prevent component failure and thus improve equipment reliability.

Our aim is to proactively find solutions in line with your goals and objectives, delivered to the best engineering standards and practices.

Rapid Reponse Repairs

From simple repairs of components to decommissioning and removal of old systems, our experienced engineers are here for you.

Our highly qualified hydraulic service engineers are experienced in providing quality repairs and advice on preventative steps to avoid future downtime across many industries. We are BFPA approved and carry ECITB safety passports.

Our service engineers have 24-hour direct access to the central warehouse, with extensive stock and a wide range of hydraulic components. You will receive a 24/7 service, supported by top quality hydraulic products and extensive hydraulic engineering expertise.

We are fully trained to carry out repairs to your hydraulic and electrical systems, including hydraulic cylinder repairs, pump repairs, filter changes and much more. We always aim to repair on-site and also have several workshop around the UK, Ireland and the Netherlands. We can process non-urgent hose repairs from our nationwide locations and vans, with high stocks of hose and fittings from our central warehouses.

Accumulator Re-certifiction

Accumulators can be a critical part of the fluid power system, providing power at the right level at the right time.

We help customers make the right decisions based on system safety and commercial value. We advise on options of accumulator re-certification and bladder replacement of complete new accumulators.

Our highly trained fluid power engineers will provide you with options and advise on the best solution for your application.

Hydraulic Hose Repair

We stock one of the most extensive selections of hydraulic hoses, fittings and configurations available.

produce over a million hose assemblies each year and we have the knowledge and experience to have a clear understanding of the fluid conveyance supply chain and ensure our stock holdings are optimised to meet our customer’s hose replacement needs. Our custom design and build hose assembly services are manufactured to the highest standards. We are a highly skilled team of technicians and engineers and pride ourselves on delivering the highest quality customer service and premium products.

In addition to standard hose assemblies, we are an accredited manufacturer of defence- standard flexible hose assemblies made to DefStan 47-32.

We manufacture and supply hose assemblies for many applications:

  • Agriculture
  • Construction
  • Material Handling
  • Mining
  • Oil & Gas
  • Original Equipment Manufacturers
  • Waste Management & Recycling
  • Transportation

Hydraulic Pump Repair

As experienced hydraulic pump repair engineers, we recognise how crucial pump technology is to all industrial operations. We service businesses all across the UK.

 

We can supply a reliable solution for your hydraulic pump repairs, helping you to keep your equipment running at peak performance. We are fully equipped to test your hydraulic pump and facilitate any repairs required.

Hydraulic Pump Diagnostics & Troubleshooting


All hydraulic pump repairs are carried out according to our thorough three-step process. Our team of technical engineers approaches pump repairs in exactly the same way for all different types and makes of pumps.

We aim to provide the most accurate diagnosis and repair procedure in a timely manner, in order to minimise operational downtime.

How we repair hydraulic pumps?

Diagnostics

All pumps are disassembled and assessed before undergoing a series of diagnostic tests. We ensure to clean, inspect and check every part of the pump thoroughly in order to generate the most accurate results.

Performance

We’ll inform you of exactly what needs to be done to repair your pump and inform you of any parts that need to be replaced. Our skilled technicians will also advise on anything that can be done to improve its performance.

Testing

No pump leaves our facilities until it has been rigorously tested and we’re happy that it meets our expectations and your specifications.