Pacific Hydraulics supporting Australia’s busy ports, docks and harbours

Posted on 7-August-2018

For nearly 30 years, marine companies using hydraulic equipment in Australia have relied on Pacific Hydraulics to provide a variety of hydraulic services, both onsite at docks and from our workshops.

We have extensive experience across a range of hydraulic components commonly found in marine vessels and port container handling facilities. Our expertise extends to marine straddle carriers, mooring winches, decking cranes and dredging systems.

Pacific Hydraulics understand the challenges within the marine industry, especially for Australian ports and harbours. We assist in keeping hydraulic components and systems operating at maximum efficiency to limit disruption for all marine operations.

Pacific Hydraulics provide onsite preventative maintenance, full field-service, emergency repair work and in-house repairs, as well as distributing hydraulic components.

Onsite preventative maintenance

We can assist you to implement a proactive maintenance program that eliminates the leading sources of equipment failure. Our onsite maintenance programs can be tailored to suit your operations and include:

  • Troubleshooting complete hydraulic systems on marine straddle carriers and winches
  • Scheduled servicing
  • Inspecting and testing
  • Repairing decking cranes
  • Examining and servicing dredging systems

Full field service

Our service vehicles are equipped with diagnostic equipment to evaluate the health of your hydraulic system, and if our technicians detect the symptoms of imminent equipment failure, they have the know-how to restore your system to optimal specifications. Our field service units can provide:

  • Offline filtration units capable of cleaning fluid to 3 micron, without having to shut down your operation
  • Range of replacement spares and seal kits for pumps and motors
  • Hose crimping and hose replacement capabilities

In-house workshop repairs

For in-house service requirements, Pacific Hydraulics have testing facilities for system trouble shooting and diagnostics. We have up to 200kW closed and open loop pump and motor test rigs, and up to 55kW test rigs for testing hydraulic cylinders, gear pumps and valves.

Additional equipment includes lapping machines as well as fabrication and machining capabilities. Our test rig capabilities, clean-room and system diagnostic equipment along with our highly qualified staff builds on our status as an Authorised Danfoss Service Centre (ASC) in our Sydney branch with Perth to be approved very soon.

Distribution of Hydraulic Components

As the No. 1 stocking distributor for Danfoss, we distribute Danfoss hydraulic products with a fast turnaround and competitive pricing.

We offer hydraulics components commonly used in marine applications including:

  • Pumps designed for durability and flexibility
  • Orbital motors with high efficiency and high starting torque
  • Directional and proportional valves
  • Closed loop hydrostatic transmissions

We provide quality hydraulic expertise and we are committed to improving efficiency, safety and reliability for your marine operations.

If you are looking for a marine hydraulic solution to suit the needs of your business, contact Pacific Hydraulics today on 1800 786 511.

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