About Us

Precision Hydraulics

was established in 1987 by B.T. Woolls based in Bloemfontein, central South Africa and a new facility in Kathu, Northern Cape, South Africa specialising in the repair of hydraulic components, designing and manufacturing systems and power packs.

Precision Hydraulics’ core business is in hydraulic repairs and related services, our team of experts can assist in design modifications and system installations. Our key target market and customer base comprises of:

EARTH MOVING INDUSTRY

ROAD CONSTRUCTION

QUARRYING INDUSTRY

PLANT HIRE INDUSTRY

MINING INDUSTRY

INDUSTRIAL HYDRAULICS

Quality

No modifications are done to the OEM products, unless advised for site conditions or application requirements by the customer. We strictly adhere to manufacturers specifications. All finished goods are pressure tested for any internal or external leaks, certificates and job cards are always recorded for trace ability and referencing along with digital photos which are uploaded on our server data base.

Cost Efficient

Our aim and vision is to offer the mining houses and contracting companies a cost effective and reliable service which is local and professional. Whereby any major component repairs required can be inspected within a manageable radius of its operation. We therefore believe that precision hydraulics can offer a cost saving driver by reducing the transport costs and time taken during transit by being local in Kathu and Bloemfontein.

Warranty on medium to large equipment

12 Months OR

0
HOURS

Warranty on small equipment

6 Months OR

0
HOURS

Operations

Our operations are situated in Kathu, Northern Cape and Bloemfontein, Free State.

Our Kathu facility has 1800m² workshop space and 8000m² yard space and an additional 1800m² of workshop space in development, giving us much need space for the handling and storage of the components in the mining industry.

Bloemfontein's facility has a 800m² workshop space and a additional 500m² of yard space. Giving it sufficient space for the regional capacity.

Both facilities are fully equipped machine shops with a range of specialised equipment, both bought and self manufactured to facilitate our operations and processes.

Workshop Equipment

• Centre Lathes:
• 4 meter bed
• 3 meter bed
• 2 meter bed
• Mas -Radial Drill (large)
• Pedestal Drills (various)
• Universal – milling machine (small)
• Nicolas Correa – milling machine (large)
• Taksan – horizontal boring machine (12 Ton)
• Barrel Honing machine (self-manufactured)
• Hydraulic Torque Bench (self-manufactured)
• 50 Ton Hydraulic Press
• 330 Hp Hydraulic Test Bench – (Testing range 0 – 300 BAR)
• Portable in-line hydraulic pump testing equipment
• Parker Hannifin Hyd. Hose crimping press and hose cut off machine
• Various workbenches and special tools
• Heavy Duty welding equipment

Various special tools and equipment from tool store
This facility is well equipped to handle all hydraulic repair requirements.

• Centre Lathes:

• 5 meter bed
• 4 meter bed
• 2 meter bed
• STANDARD Radial Drill (large)
• Pedestal Drills (Small – Large)
• Universal – milling machine (small)
• CSEPEL – milling machine (large)
• Barrel Honing machine (self-manufactured)
• Hydraulic Torque Bench – (self-manufactured)
• 50 Ton Hydraulic Press
• 380 Hp Hydraulic Test Bench – (Testing range 0 – 300 BAR)

• Surface grinder 

• Lineboring Equipment

• Various Press Breaks and Bending Machines 
• Portable in-line hydraulic pump testing equipment.
• Various workbenches and special tools
Heavy Duty welding equipment.

Various special tools and equipment from tool store
This facility is well equipped to handle all hydraulic repair requirements.

Principles and Vendors

Get In touch

Bloemfontein

Tel: (051) 432 3029
Fax: 051 432 1289
info@precisionhyd.co.za

Kathu

Tel: (053) 723 1168
Fax: 053 723 1201
infokathu@precisionhyd.co.za