About Us

The first choice for precision hydraulic cylinders in the
UK and Ireland

At Northern Hydraulics LTD, we build long-lasting professional relationships with our clients. NHL combine years of industry experience with modern technology; we provide precise, innovative and cost-effective hydraulic cylinders to fit any complex requirement.

Built for efficiency

We produce more than 125,000 precision-engineered hydraulic cylinders every year from our 10,000m2 site in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland.

Our automated production line gives us the versatility and efficiency to produce up to 175,000 units per year and our optimised location gives us quick access to local air and seaports, lowering the cost of doing business abroad.

Powered by People

In 2012, Northern Hydraulics LTD received the prestigious Investors in People (IiP) award, in recognition of our efforts to create an environment where our employees feel empowered in their decisions.

We currently have 90 team members on-site operating on a two-shift schedule, five days a week. We also offer flexible and family-friendly working hours for night shift workers.

Deloitte Best Managed Company

In 2019, 2020 and 2021 we were awarded as a Deloitte Best Managed Company. This prestigious award has been recognising business excellence throughout the island of Ireland for more than a decade.

Deloitte created the award to acknowledge overall success, management strength, ability to innovate, strategic initiatives and financial performance.

Our Company Values


Safety is our number one priority at Northern Hydraulics and is at the core of everything we do


Maintaining strict standards of quality control at all stages of design & production


Meeting & exceeding the unique demands of our diverse clientele


Ensuring a high percentage of deliveries on time via our dedicated technical & engineering teams


Reducing manufacturing & supply chain costs to produce high quality products at competitive prices

Our Mission

Our mission is to be the leading manufacturer of precision hydraulic cylinders, both domestically and abroad.

We are able to offer a comprehensive range of top-quality products at competitive prices by reducing manufacturing and supply chain costs.

Our factory makes extensive use of cutting-edge automated processes that increase both the efficiency and versatility of our production line.

Customer support is also crucial to our success. Our Sales and Service team provides full support for small and large enterprises alike.