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  • How Does a Hydraulic Power Pack Work?

    Definition of Hydraulic Power Pack: A hydraulic power pack, often referred to as a hydraulic power unit (HPU) or hydraulic power station, is a self-contained unit that generates, controls, and supplies hydraulic power to various hydraulic systems. It serves as a centralized source of hydraulic energy, converting mechanical power into fluid power to drive hydraulic machinery and actuators.

  • Hydraulic Power in Agriculture: Boosting Productivity on the Farm

    Agriculture has always been the backbone of human civilization, providing food, fiber, and sustenance for millennia. Over the years, farming techniques have evolved significantly, with one of the most transformative innovations being the integration of hydraulic power. Hydraulic systems have revolutionized the way farmers work, enhancing efficiency, precision, and productivity on the farm. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore how hydraulic power is transforming agriculture and driving increased yields and sustainability.


    Neilson Hydraulics specialises in designing and manufacturing an extensive range of Hydraulic Power PACKS. We have been designing, building, installing and commissioning hydraulic power units for over 30 years, covering a wide range of applications across a variety of sectors.We manufacture custom-made hydraulic power units than can be built strictly in accordance with client specifications. We are able to provide you with a complete hydraulic solution from concept to completion. We can provide repeat hydraulic power units, as well as hydraulic power units for specialist projects.

  • Optimising Hydraulic System Control with Proportional Valves

    Hydraulic systems are the backbone of various industries, powering heavy machinery and providing precise control for a multitude of applications. One critical component that plays a pivotal role in enhancing control and efficiency within hydraulic systems is the proportional valve. At Neilson Hydraulics we can help with all your Danfoss hydraulic power solutions
  • Top 10 Tips for Keeping Your Hydraulic System Running Smoothly

    Hydraulic systems are the lifeblood of many industrial applications, providing the power needed to move heavy machinery, operate equipment, and perform a myriad of tasks efficiently. However, to ensure the longevity and optimal performance of hydraulic systems, proactive maintenance is essential. In this comprehensive blog, we'll explore the top 10 maintenance tips that can help keep your hydraulic system running smoothly, prevent downtime, and extend the lifespan of critical components.


    Danfoss Hydraulics, also known as Danfoss Power Solutions, is a division of the Danfoss Group, a global leader in the field of engineering solutions. Neilson Hydraulics is an official sales partner for Danfoss in the UK with a vast experience and technical expertise on all things Danfoss hydraulics. We supply a range of Danfoss Valves, Motors, Pumps, Joysticks, Steering Units and PLUS+1® Mobile Electronics. 



     At Neilson Hydraulics we are a Des-Case UK distributor and stock and supply a large range of Des-Case breathers and accessories. Des-Case is renowned for its contamination control products and services, which are designed to maintain the cleanliness of lubricants and hydraulic fluids. Effective contamination control is essential for preventing equipment wear, minimizing downtime, and maximizing the efficiency of machinery.

  • Hydraulic Calculations and Formulas

    Hydraulic systems serve as the lifeblood of numerous industries, powering essential machinery and processes with precision and efficiency. The significance of hydraulic calculations in these diverse sectors cannot be overstated, playing a critical role in ensuring optimal performance, safety, and resource utilization. For engineers, technicians, and professionals working with hydraulic systems, a comprehensive understanding of hydraulic formulas is paramount for success.

  • Bosch Rexroth Directional Seat Valves

    Bosch Rexroth directional seat valves are a type of hydraulic valve designed for controlling the flow of hydraulic fluid within industrial and mobile hydraulic systems. These valves play a crucial role in regulating the direction of fluid flow and, as a result, the operation of various hydraulic actuators, such as cylinders and motors.

  • Comprehensive Guide to Hydraulic Cylinder Maintenance, Testing, and Repairs

    Maintaining and ensuring the optimal performance of hydraulic cylinders is crucial for any hydraulic system. In this comprehensive guide, we'll cover the essential aspects of hydraulic cylinder maintenance, testing, and repairs. Understanding these key practices is vital for the reliability and efficiency of your hydraulic equipment.

  • Bosch Rexroth

    At Neilson Hydraulics we are a Certified Excellence Bosch Rexroth Sales Partner. Combined with our sister companies VHS Hydraulic Components and Parmafluid we are your ‘Hydraulic People’ and your trusted suppliers for all things Bosch Rexroth hydraulics.

  • Des-Case Extreme Duty Breathers

    The DES-CASE (DC-XD-6) Extreme Duty Breather, automotive-grade housing and solid standpipe design offers increased airflow, vibration resistance, and temperature range. At Neilson Hydraulics we stock and supply Des-Case Breathers