Founded in 1996, WT Hydraulics is a Kalgoorlie based hydraulic company specializing in hydraulic Design, Sales, Service and Repairs of hydraulic components and equipment.
WT Hydraulics is a distributor of the Parker range of hydraulic components in particular Denison, IQAN, Voac and Parker filtration. For hydraulic hoses and fittings WT Hydraulics distributes the Southcott Child and Gates product range.
WT Hydraulics can also provide pneumatic solutions being a Festo distributor for Festo’s complete range of pneumatic and control system products.
The company designs hydraulic circuits for mining equipment and supplies replacement hydraulic parts and hydraulic operated equipment from Dynaset.
WT Hydraulics also supplies filtration components and repairs hydraulic machines in its comprehensive workshops.
Early in 1999, WT Hydraulics employed Kraige Cooper to the position of Development Manager.
With over 20 years experience in the hydraulic industry, Kraige Cooper has set the foundation for the business with a history of technical expertise. Mr. Cooper now owns the company.
Recent systems and projects include the development of a hydraulic drive for a Hurricane Air Booster, including the control system that automatically operates the Booster at high RPM while boosting and idle RPM while in bypass.
WT Hydraulics has also designed supplied and installed the hydraulic circuit and CAN BUS control system on Rock Australia’s Kato High Reach drill rig and hydraulic circuits for Layne Drilling and WDD’s diamond rigs.
The company Kalgoorlie workshop is equipped with a hydraulic test-bench with 235kW input power and on site service technicians have hydraulic circuit testing equipment with data-logging capabilities.