HAWE Hydraulik, North America announced that Fluid Concepts Inc. and Central Hydraulics will be its first-ever service-partner distributors. The two partners will market, distribute, install, and service HAWE’s full line of fluid-power products, helping HAWE to broaden its after-market service support and capabilities.

Fluid Concepts specializes in press refurbishing, field and machining services, bench repair, and troubleshooting. It stocks a large inventory of spare parts, offering 24/7 service to reduce downtime in critical conditions. Meanwhile, Central Hydraulics focuses primarily on servicing central Pennsylvania and the Marcellus Shale market. The company owns a fleet of service vehicles and multiple stocking locations to expedite services and repairs.

“Strengthening our ability to provide fast support in the aftermarket is a major initiative for HAWE Hydraulik North America,” says Scott Dodson, HAWE service solutions business manager.  “We are extremely happy with the industry strength and service expertise that Fluid Concepts and Central Hydraulics bring to the HAWE Service Solutions network.”

The main goal of the partnerships is to create a strong North American Service Network.