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Bucher Hydraulics


2022-06-24 Electrohydraulics makes commercial vehicles more environmentally friendly

EU regulations for road vehicles are becoming increasingly stringent. Go to press info

2022-05-25 Bucher Hydraulics on Instagram – Creating the Future Together

On our Instagram account "bucherhydraulics_zukunft", our apprentices from Germany and Switzerland share their everyday working life, answer questions about applying for jobs and present our apprenticeship trades. Go to press info

2022-03-03 The Future of Elevator Technology Starts Now

"Smart Building" is the talk of the construction industry. An important piece of the jigsaw: elevator technology. Predictive maintenance significantly increases availability. Go to press info

2022-03-01 A Step into the Future with Power Management Solutions

To conserve resources and still ensure high efficiency in machine design, the type of power distribution plays an important role. The most efficient solution in this case is the customized Flow-On-Demand. Go to press info

2022-02-22 Modernizing Beats Replacing

Outdated hydraulic elevators can be modernized step by step; items are replaced only when really necessary. Afterwards, the elevators are as good as new. Go to press info

2021-12-01 Investment in a New, Modern High-Bay Warehouse

Save energy, distance, and time Go to press info

2021-10-18 This Is How Hydraulics Becomes Efficient

The times when elevator hydraulics were considered energy guzzlers are long gone. Depending on the constraints and the techniques used, elevator hydraulics even beat the traction lift in terms of sustainability. Go to press info

2021-10-18 How Hydraulics Can Help Architecture

Elevators are often used as elements that help to form the architectural style. The particular characteristics of elevator hydraulics completely fulfill the design expectations. Go to press info

2021-08-27 Sustainable Development - Alternatives to Sulfur Hexafluoride

SF6 is used as a protective gas in switchgear, at voltage levels of up to 1,200 kV. Bucher Hydraulics supports ETH Zurich's research project to find alternatives to the harmful greenhouse gas SF6. Go to press info

2021-08-20 Game, Set and Match for Hydraulic Elevators

2021-07-23 Clean Air Instead of SF6

The insulating gas SF6 is harmful: About half a percent of man-made global warming is probably due to this greenhouse gas. Go to press info

2021-07-16 Electrification on the Upswing

Efficient system solutions for the electrification of mobile machines Go to press info

2021-04-30 Immersion into Brâncuși's World

The "Bird in The Air" – a creative design combined with a bold, functional and safe concept. Go to press info

2021-02-26 QXEHX Internal Gear Pumps

Increase efficiency and save energy with highly dynamic pump operation with very high speeds Go to press info

2021-02-16 Ultra-Safe Mobile Machines

Maximum safety and environmental friendliness are the challenges facing mobile machines today Go to press info

2021-01-13 When Old Man Winter Brings the Snow

What makes cold-season fans very happy, means working at full speed for the employees of the winter road clearance service. Go to press info

2020-12-18 HELAX – Hydraulic Electric Linear Axis based on AX Technology

The new HELAX hydraulic-electric linear actuator produces straight-line movements in the 20–300 kW power range with precision and maximum efficiency, and it opens up new fields of application. Go to press info

2020-12-17 Why Do Hydraulics Need to Be More Efficient?

Reduce C02 emissions through more efficient components and systems Go to press info

2020-11-06 How the Hydraulics Juggle with 1.2 Tons

A pendulum is mounted on a 1.2 ton moveable carriage. The linear axis with the AX balances the pendulum at its highest position, and it operates continuously without any cooling. But what lies behind it? Go to press info

2020-10-21 100% Electric-Powered Construction Site

Sustainability, C02-reduction and urbanization are the megatrends that will continue to drive the improved efficiency and further electrification of mobile machinery in the coming decades. Go to press info

2020-10-20 Upside Down

Hydraulic linear axes with AX pumps are high precision and energy efficient. These are in no way inferior to electromechanical drives. The proof: A world record-breaking experimental setup of an inverted pendulum weighing no less than 1.2 tons. Go to press info

2020-09-17 Hydraulics for Electrically Powered Mobile Machines

The call for climate protection and lower C02 emissions also goes to the manufacturers of mobile machines for agriculture and forestry as well as for civil engineering and construction machines. Go to press info

2020-08-06 Looking Back to Our Roots!

Stories from our past. A review of where our roots lie as well as the various stages of our development. Go to press info

2020-07-23 Precision – Our Core Competence!

The keyword is precision. Thanks to our modern machining facilities and vital know-how, we manufacture precise, exactly fitting workpieces. Go to press info

2020-06-03 Successful Downsizing With the New QXEHX

Reducing the drive torques by increasing the speed in the drive train for greater economy and higher energy efficiency. Go to press info

2020-04-21 Precision Farming

It all depends on exact rates of application! High-tech sensors and adaptable valve technology make it possible to reduce nitrate pollution. Go to press info

2020-02-27 Smooth Power, Accurate to the Millimeter

Mobile machines perfectly matched to the job, optimized without compromise. Go to press info

2020-02-03 Our Panorama Calendar 2020

Cultures and traditions from around the world in 2020 Go to press info

2020-01-14 Competence Is More Than Skills

Accumulated hydraulic knowledge, technical interaction, and work-life experience. Go to press info

2019-12-20 2019 in Review

That was our year on social media! Go to press info

2019-12-18 Grand Opening of the Expansion at Our Branch in Reggio Emilia

Spaces for new thinking – the ideal environment for successful, state-of-the-art innovations. Go to press info

2019-11-25 Seakeeper Success Story

No More Seasickness – Eliminating up to 95% of Boat Roll! Go to press info

2019-11-14 Curious About Their Parents' World?

On Future Day, we give schoolchildren the opportunity to experience their parents' world of work at Bucher Hydraulics. Go to press info

2019-11-11 Top 20 of the Systems & Components Trophy

Out of the more than 250 products submitted, our AX pump and motor was short-listed as one of the 20 nominees. Go to press info

2019-11-05 Agritechnica Highlights

Visit us in Hall 17, Booth E17 to understand how we effectively combine electric drive technology and hydraulics. Go to press info

2019-10-30 High-Efficiency Pump for Battery-Powered Agricultural Machines

The move to electrical power is also impacting mobile machinery. A novel, high-efficiency pump enables batteries to last longer. Go to press info

2019-10-18 Cutting Costs by Downsizing

Improve efficiency and downsize the hydraulic drive train. Go to press info

2019-10-03 Intelligent Elevator with "Eyes"

Bucher Hydraulics' Digital Hydraulic Elevator Wins Zug Innovation Award Go to press info

2019-08-20 Sustainable AX Pumps and Motors

Reduce power loss of electrical machines by up to 50% with AX pumps and motors. Go to press info

2019-07-05 Victory at FRAISA 'ToolChampions' 2018/2019

Who are the best multi-skills technician apprentices in Switzerland? Go to press info

2019-06-21 "We Are Heaven-Sent" – Tackling Things Together

How young people are improving the world in 72 hours! Go to press info

2019-05-29 World Innovation AX

Do piston pumps have disadvantages? Not anymore! Go to press info

2019-05-25 Smarter Systems Architecture

Add value systematically Go to press info

2019-05-10 High-Performance Machines + Maximum Up-Time

Three functions in one valve: Load-control valves in the CINDY series combine the functions of load-holding, safety and pipe-rupture protection. Go to press info

2019-05-07 Shamrock Shuffle - a Community-Building Tradition

For 40 years, the Shuffle has taken place on the weekend after St. Patrick’s Day and kicks off the running season. Go to press info

2018-12-13 Fascinating Fluid

With us, everything revolves around fluid technology – both in the company and outdoors in nature. Go to press info

2018-12-13 Fascinating Fluid

With us, everything revolves around fluid technology – both in the company and outdoors in nature. Go to press info

2018-11-23 Thanksgiving in the United States

Eating turkey and pumpkin pie, watching college football, and spending time with loved ones are just some United States Thanksgiving Day traditions. Go to press info

2018-11-20 Curious About Their Parents' World?

On Future Day, we give schoolchildren the opportunity to experience their parents' world of work at Bucher Hydraulics. Go to press info

2018-11-19 Bucher Hydraulics S.p.A. – a Company of People!

Our employees – actors of our success! Go to press info

2018-10-15 Training Start Apprentices 2018 – How to Form an Unbeatable Team!

Our start into this new phase of life, or ... how to get a grip of our nerves! Go to press info

2018-08-17 Welcome Wuxi Deli!

Bucher Hydraulics has entered into a joint venture in China by acquiring an 80% stake in Wuxi Deli Fluid Technology Co., Ltd. Go to press info

2018-08-03 The Wind Energy Challenge

Wind energy is one of the fastest-growing forms of power generation worldwide Go to press info

2018-07-20 The Grand Finale of the Hyperloop Contest 2018

The Swissloop Team from ETH Zurich will travel to California again this year for the final of the Hyperloop Contest. We are very excited – our temperatures are rising along with those of our team! Go to press info

2018-07-19 Reduce Emissions in the Long Term

Servo-hydraulic pump-control systems allow Bucher Hydraulics to keep pace with the trend to conserve energy and reduce CO2 emissions even in hydraulic systems. Go to press info

2018-06-27 Milestones in Our History

From Blacksmith's Forge to Global Corporation Go to press info

2018-05-14 Reliability from the Modular System

Reliable design is based on both the detail design of individual components as well as an examination of the overall system. Go to press info

2018-04-19 Mighty Mini UP40

Dimensions reduced to the absolute minimum for space-critical applications Go to press info

2018-04-11 Visit us at CeMAT 2018

Efficiency and productivity boost thanks to networked machines and services Go to press info

2018-04-11 Visit us at Hannover Messe / CeMAT 2018

Efficiency and productivity boost thanks to networked machines and services Go to press info

2018-04-06 LCV – Master of the Extreme

The red snow groomers from Kässbohrer are a familiar sight in every ski resort. Under the hood there are nine of our LCV series valves. Go to press info

2018-03-21 The Perfect Groove

Did you know why ski slopes have grooves? Go to press info

2018-03-15 Top-Class Experience Exchange at the IFK

Network with our hydraulic and product specialists at the accompanying trade exhibition Go to press info

2018-02-23 New One-Way Street

Check valves with 50 percent higher flow rating Go to press info

2018-02-15 International Elevator and Escalator Expo 2018

iValve – the Intelligent and Cost Saving Solution Go to press info

2018-01-15 High Performance Field Operators

A Machine of Many Talents – QXM-Mobil Go to press info

2017-12-07 Christmas Competition

Christmas will soon be here and we'd like to bring you a little bit of joy! Go to press info

2017-11-29 EXCON India 2017

Discover our Highlights at Excon India 2017. Come and Join us in Hall 3LL, Booth A81! Go to press info

2017-11-27 Profitable Lumberjack

Quick and Safe Control System for Forest Cranes Go to press info

2017-11-27 Profitable Lumberjack

Quick and Safe Control System for Forest Cranes Go to press info

2017-11-24 Bucher Hydraulics – Gold Partner in Project Hyperloop

Bucher Hydraulics – Gold Partner in Project Hyperloop
Zoom from Zurich to Geneva in 15 minutes? Or even to Berlin in just 40 minutes? This is what students at the ETH are working towards with our support. Go to press info

2017-11-16 Impressions from Our Booth

Bucher Hydraulics successfully starts Agritechnica. The booth is well-visited and interesting. Go to press info

2017-11-08 New 3D Application for our Agritechnica Highlights

3D real time animation provides you an interactive insight into our most important exhibition highlights. Go to press info

2017-11-06 Limiting the Local Pressure in Post-Compensated Valves

The way to combine the advantages of pre-compensated load sensing valves with those of post-compensated flow-sharing valves. Go to press info

2017-10-19 Visit Us at Agritechnica 2017 — Hall 17, Booth E24

Discover Our New Products and Highlights and Win a Jumbo Toblerone! Go to press info

2017-10-10 Come and Join Us at Interlift 2017 – Hall 1, Booth 1118

What Does It Take to Modernize and Why Is Refurbishing of an Existing System Ecologically Sustainable Go to press info

2017-07-27 Team Swissloop is in the final

Having faced many setbacks, Team Swissloop succeeded in passing the stringent safety check and was thus approved for testing on the test track! Go to press info