A complete control solution.

Not only does Oilgear supply some of the most highly-engineered hydraulic systems in the world, but Oilgear experts have been engineering and commissioning electrical control systems for nearly a century.

Oilgear_Electrical_Systems_SolenoidsTYPICAL APPLICATIONS

Since 1921, Oilgear has been supplying electrical control systems to accompany its hydraulic products and systems.  Below is a partial listing of typical applications:

  • Forging and extrusion press control
  • Human machine interfaces (HMI)
  • Pump discharge control
  • Aerospace test stands
  • Jack-up rig systems
  • SMC moulding press control
  • Offshore motion compensation
  • Hydraulic power units
  • Subsea ROV control



Oilgear is affiliated with some of the leading names in control software and software tools.  Below is a partial listing of the software that Oilgear utilizes to ensure the success of your system:

  • Siemens
  • Allen Bradley / Rockwell Automation
  • Beckhoff
  • MatLAB Simulink PLC
  • Oilgear_Electrical_Systems_HMILower-level coding:  Visual Basic, C, C++, C#, Python, Java, MS SQL, MySQL, Siemens SCL, STL, .NET
  • National Instruments LabVIEW
  • Delta Motion Control



Oilgear consistently partners with customers with demanding applications.  Oilgear has extensive know-how regarding codes and certifying agencies.  Below is a list of codes and agencies to which Oilgear typically conforms:

  • National Electric Code (NEC)
  • Det Norske Veritas (DNV)
  • American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)
  • Hazardous area requirements:  ATEX, IEC, IECEx
  • American Petroleum Institute (API)
  • Lloyd’s Register
  • Underwriters Laboratories (UL)
  • Conformité Européenne (CE)