Solutions for Complete Control

Oilgear experts have been engineering and commissioning electrical control systems for nearly a century. That experience helps us supply highly engineered hydraulic systems to our customers across the world.


Since 1921, Oilgear has been supplying electrical control systems to accompany our hydraulic products and systems. They’re used across the world for a diverse range of applications, including:

  • 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
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Oilgear works with leading names in control software and software tools to make solutions for your operations. We utilize a variety of software to make your system successful, including:

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


Oilgear consistently partners with customers with demanding applications. We have an extensive knowledge of codes and certifying agencies. We conform to a number of them, including:

  • 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)