Edbro is a member of JOST-World, a world leader in the manufacturing of systems, modules and components for commercial vehicles. As global player JOST can guarantee the availability of products, without neglecting the local needs. Customers benefit Edbro‘s knowhow and the presence of JOST-World.
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.
With an extensive manufacturing plant in Bolton in the UK and distribution warehouses in Europe and the Middle East, Edbro manufacture all of their products within the British Isles. However, with subsidiary offices in both France and Germany, providing centralised European operations, and further partnerships throughout the world, the Edbro network stretches across Europe to Africa, Asia and Australasia. For a full list of international Edbro offices, agencies & service points visit the Edbro Dealer Locator.
Edbro is a market leader in on-vehicle hydraulic systems including front end, underbody and ejector cylinders, waste handling equipment and customised hydraulic kit solutions.
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.