World Ag Expo 2024

World Ag Expo 2024 was a great success this year! Over 100,000 visitors attended the three-day event with some 1200 vendors showing the latest in technology. HCI proudly displayed the centerpiece of our mobile technology, our DTV. New technologies on the DTV this year include the IFM mobile 3D Smart Camera System, and Bosch Rexroth’s …

HCI now a Bosch Rexroth Certified Partner

Bosch Rexroth names Hydraulic Controls a Certified Mobile Solutions Partner! Applying the latest in technology to our own Development Test Vehicle exemplifies our partnership and shared vision for complete mobile solutions. HCI’s DTV boasts some of Rexroth’s latest control technologies, including ultrasonic surround sensing (USS). Additionally, it is driven by their new 35 series A4VG056 …

Powering Forward

Hydraulic Controls is pleased to announce our new partnership with Briggs & Stratton. As a Vanguard Commercial Lithium-Ion Battery Technology Partner, HCI is positioned to provide electrification solutions from power source to actuators to operator interface and controls.

Electrification for an Electric Relationship!

Rick Krome, Dave Hull, Luis Penaflor, Aaron Piper (President of HCI), & Brad Bardall Rexroth presenting a plaque to Hydraulic Controls’ president Aaron Piper. Being recognized for our fifty-year relationship with Bosch Rexroth was just one of the highlights of our recent 2022 Sales Conference on Electrification. Rexroth and HCI’s relationship pretty much grew from …

Celebrating 50 Years Together!

Gates and Hydraulic Controls Inc. recently hosted an open house at our Tulare branch to celebrate our fifty-year partnership together. Eric Kinsel provided a very popular BBQ lunch for all in attendance, while Stacy Johnson gave away door prizes (Pictured above with Rob Hulse and Aaron Piper). Also in attendance were Scott Wright, Ray Wullenweber, …

HCI earns Bosch Rexroth Repair and Service Center Authorization

We are excited to announce that HCI’s Walnut facility is now an Authorized Bosch Rexroth Repair and Service Center (ARSC). Rexroth’s Tom LaCombe says, “Your investment in the Walnut facility, processes, inventory, tools and the new test stand culminate in a “show place” in our view, and I am sure customers will agree.” This distinction …

Tulare Branch has a New 27,000 sq.ft. Building

HCI’s newest building – our first from the ground up – is now ready! The Tulare branch has been busy moving in, and aside from a brief disruption in transferring phone and internet service, Eric Kinsel expects the branch to be operational by Tuesday, May 19. Congratulations to Eric and his crew on this long-deserved …

Life Celebration for Richard Cotter; founder of Hydraulic Controls.

On March 5th a celebration of life and legacy was held for Mr. Richard Cotter, who founded and grew Hydraulic Controls Inc. into the premier fluid power distributor in the West. The invitation-only event was hosted by his daughter Catherine Cotter Ronneberg at the Claremont Club in Berkeley, California, celebrating both Janet and Dick, gave those …

HCI Wins ESOP Communications Award

During the California/Western States Chapter Conference that was held October 2-4 in South Lake Tahoe, the 2019 Award winners were announced.

Hydraulic Controls Systems Division receives ISO 9001:2015 Certification

HCI’s Systems Division supplies custom power unit and control solutions to a wide variety of markets, including Hydro, Oil and Gas, Utilities, and Entertainment, along with providing Integrated Solutions for manifold packages. It is with great pride that we announce that the division has earned their ISO 9001:2015 Certificate.

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Concord, CA 94520
Phone: 510.658.8300
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