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.

Birdon Celebrates100th Boat

Birdon, an Australian marine engineering firm, recently celebrated the delivery of their 100th Bridge Erection Boat (BEB) for the US Army. These next-generation bridge-building boats manufactured in Denver, CO are used to construct strategic floating pontoon bridges for mobile armored units.

HCI Joins NAHAD

The best ideas often come when collaborating with those in similar shoes, which is why HCI has chosen to join The Association for Hose and Accessories Distribution (NAHAD). Being part of this industry-wide forum will allow us to network with others in the hose community to glean ideas and improve our best practices around production, safety, and other areas related to hose and connectors.

Spotlight on HCI and Rexroth Mobile

HCI received time in the spotlight at Rexroth’s Mobile Tech Day event in Greenville, SC last October. Rexroth held this inaugural event for North America to showcase Rexroth products and select applications.

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Emeryville, CA 94608
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