Edbro is the number one manufacturer of hydraulic tipping hoists in the world and is a market leader in on-vehicle hydraulic systems including front end, underbody and ejector cylinders, waste handling equipment and customised hydraulic kit solutions.
Edbro have been leading the market with product developments ever since 1916 when the company’s founder Maurice Edwards developed the first ever hoist to be powered by a truck engine. Based on a long-standing tradition of cutting-edge innovation and with over 90 years of industry expertise behind them, Edbro products remain at the forefront of the tipping market, increasing payloads, reducing tipping times and providing “fit and forget” solutions. Located in the UK in the north-west town of Bolton since its very beginnings, Edbro considers its local roots very important. However, with over 75% of cylinders exported around the world, Edbro’s global reputation is unrivalled.
The Edbro range of tipping cylinders includes front end CS for trailer applications, CX and LN combined ram & tank for rigid truck applications from 7.5 tonne, TS twin ram underbody hoists for crane and tipper applications and UB single ram cylinders for underbody tipping & 3-way applications. The RK range of cylinders applies Edbro’s hydraulic cylinder expertise to waste handling ejector operations.
Edbro offers customised kit solutions for a wide range of hydraulic applications, from tipper and walking floor to ejector and car transporter. Combining specially designed components including hydraulic valves, pneumatic controls, piston and gear pumps, PTOs, oil tanks and all other fittings required for any hydraulic application, Edbro kits are designed to optimise the performance of Edbro equipment but also work effectively will all other equipment.”