Hydraulic cylinders are used for a wide variety of applications. Our goal, together with our client, is to make the right choices, taking both the application as the environmental factors into account.

Some frequently asked questions

  • What is the frequency of use?
  • Is the rod extended when in standby?
  • What is the average humidity?
  • What is the maximum and minimum ambient temperature?

The demanding environments in which hydraulic application are used, require a well though through selection of materials, seals and finishing. Only than is it possible to realise an optimal life time. By making the right choices downtime can be limited to a minimum.

At VAPO we stay focussed on profound knowledge to be able to continuously deliver our high quality. Our engineers help u with the choice of:

  • The right rod coating
  • Type of sealing
  • The most suitable coating system based on the environmental factors


  • Standard ISO6022 (250 bar)
  • Certified cylinders
  • Cylinders with positioning system
  • Cylinders with eindeloopschakelaars
  • Cylinders with on-board valves
  • Servo cylinders with on-board valves/electronics
  • Oil & gas cylinders
  • Piston accumulators
  • Stainless steel cylinders
  • Offshore cylinders
  • Doorloop cylinders
  • Manifolds
  • Explosion & Safety hydraulics
  • Assembly and piping

Get in touch with our team

Would you like to get more information about our activities in the maritime industry? Please contact us directly on +32 56 50 11 16 or send us a message:

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