Latest News

There’s always lots happening at Hedley Hydraulics – read our news to find out more.

Our own Bobby Kendrick is a finalist at the AMRC Maintenance Apprentice of the Year Award 2020.

December 2020

You can read about what he has done to deserve his nomination at

Earlier this year we welcomed two new additions to our Hedley team!

October 2020

Darren is an experienced mechanical design engineer from the oil & gas industry with a wealth of knowledge designing hydraulic systems suitable for hazardous areas across the world. He enjoys football and dog walking.

Jake is a Hydraulic Service Engineer, with a hydraulic engineering back ground. He enjoys football, golf and cooking and his speciality is eggs benedict.

Career Opportunities

June 2020

Check out our careers section - we are looking for a Hydraulic Fitter / Service Engineer .

The Parliamentary Review for Construction and Engineering

September 2019

Hedley Hydraulics are pleased to share their submission to The Parliamentary Review for Construction and Engineering.

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Great weather for some Hedley Hydraulics drone shots!

May 2019

Here you can see our site from a birds eye view and the fantastic skyline.

Hedley Hydraulics Headquarters

Hedley Hydraulics Headquarters

Hedley Hydraulics Headquarters

We are happy to announce the latest additions to our Hedley team!

May 2019

David joins us from a hydraulic engineering background as Works and Operations Manager in Wakefield. He will be looking after our production department and managing our team of service and workshop engineers. He is motivated to provide excellent customer service. Outside of the workplace Dave is interested in Football, Rugby and Cricket.

Darren joins us from a hydraulic engineering background. He enjoys going to the gym and volunteering. He is a motivated and passionate Sales Engineer. Based out of Wakefield.

Jonathan joins us as Senior Hose and Sales Engineer, based out of our Gateshead Depot. Jonathan is a remote-control petrol car enthusiast. And a Newcastle United fan!

Thomas enjoys Marshall Arts and is training to be an Army Medic. He is in his fourth year of his apprenticeship and joins us as an Apprentice Hydraulic fitter, with experience in the oil industry and manufacturing.

Dawn is a Published Author and enjoys army bootcamp exercise classes and boxing. Joins us as a Sales & Business Development Engineer and she serves as an important point of contact for clients.

Matthew joins us from the food industry. He enjoys watching football and hiking. He joins our works team as the driver.

Apprenticeships at Hedley HydraulicsApprenticeships at Hedley Hydraulics

March 2018

Apprenticeships are great and it's a great way to grow your own talent! Our newest recruit is Bobby Kendrick, a mechanical apprentice! He’s gaining some work experience with Hedley Hydraulics before he enrolls with the AMRC in April!

National Fluid Power Center ExhibitionNational Fluid Power Center Exhibition

February 2019

We had a great day at the National Fluid Power Center exhibition! There were companies exhibiting from the world of Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Applied Electronics and Control. Big thanks to NFPC for hosting!

ISO Audit

January 2018

We are proud to announce we have successfully completed our ISO Audit, no minor or major observations noted, and we are recertified for another 3 year period!

New staff at Hedley Hydraulics

October 2017

A new design engineer Aaron has joined us from MSCM a Subsea Company in High Wickham, in the Oil and Gas Industry and has 12 years experience in engineering.

A new Fitter Steve has joined us from Pegler, a component manufacturer and also joining us in the workshop is Lee as a welder, having previously worked with us as a sub-contractor.

Jules has returned from Maternity leave and has moved from the Purchasing Department to Marketing.

Apprentice starts at Hedley Hydraulics

September 2017

A new design apprentice Ben, has started a four year programme delivered by AMRC in Sheffield

Apprentice starts at Hedley Hydraulics – Gateshead

September 2016

Ryan started with Hedley Hydraulics in Gateshead as an apprentice sales and warehouse person. We wish Ryan all the best as he embarks on his new career.

Baby Booming

September 2016

Jules leaves us for a well-earned rest before baby number two is born, the Hedley baby boomers continue, there is something in the water!

Depot Manager Gateshead

August 2016

Kevin starts at our Gateshead branch as Depot and Business development manager, bringing a wealth of knowledge form the industry.

Gateshead Depot Facelift

July 2016

We have updated our office and trade counter area in Gateshead to improve the trade counter and offices, having dedicated meeting room, office and canteen facilities improves the location for customers and staff alike.

Buy Hydraulics Launched

February 2016

On line web shopping service available for direct internet sales, special offers, free delivery and easy payments using our secure online payment facility.

Gateshead Depot New Test Rig

December 2015

The Gateshead depot received a new hose and component test rig, dedicated facilities to be able to pressure check components prior to completing work on customer components, while hoses can be pressure checked prior to being used, ensuring no leaks and when asked for hoses can be tested at our facility.

Wakefield Workshops New Test Equipment Provided

November 2015

The Wakefield workshops have taken receipt of some additional test equipment, pressure and flow Senso Control and ICount particle analysers supplied by Parker Hannifin. With this new and improved hydraulic test equipment we are able to provide sound checks using state of the art equipment.

Hedley Baby Boomers

September 2014

Hedley Hydraulics must have something in the water as a baby boom seems to be upon us!

With two babies born in Gateshead, two in Wakefield and two more to go before the end of the year…..well done to all involved!

Stores Carousel Storage Area

September 2014

We are delighted to announce the purchase of two new electronic storage carousels for the main warehouse store. Each carousel is capable of storing hundreds of parts of all sizes, making the storage, pick and distribution of parts to the market as effective, speedy and efficient as possible.

These electronic indexed machines allow Hedley to maintain integrity and cleanliness, also maximise the space in the facility before parts are picked and packed for delivery to customers.

Looking after your needs

May 2016

You have access to our knowledgeable personnel and workshop, and we offer a FREE delivery service locally. We also provide a 24/7 Call Out service that comes to you to repair or replace your machine, we carry an extensive stock of hydraulic hose and fittings to enable us to replace your damaged hoses.

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