News & Events - RYCO Hydraulics
New RYCO Head Office

New Year, New Chapter, New RYCO Head Office! The construction of our new Australian head office and warehouse facility, at Derrimut, Victoria is now complete. RYCO has been based in Footscray since being established in Moreland Street in 1946 as Australasian Steel Products (now the RYCO Group’s holding company) and previous head office site in Whitehall Street in the late 1980s. Our new premises has been purpose-built to better serve our current and future needs. The new facility incorporates larger, advanced warehousing facilities along with modern, open plan office space. The state-of-art warehouse facility includes 11.5-metre-high racking which will accommodate 5,700 pallets of stock – a 40% increase on our current capacity. The new facilities will enhance our despatch operations, ensuring product continues to be delivered on a timely and more efficient basis to our customers. In 2020, RYCO’s new chapter has started in… Find us at our new home - 99 Calarco Drive, Derrimut, Victoria. Want more information? When you need quality hose and fittings alongside a reliable service, choose RYCO Hydraulics. ...

We Are With You

We Stand Together In The Australian Bushfire Crisis We are absolutely devastated by the bushfire crisis that is destroying the beautiful country we call home. Our hearts are with all those affected including our wildlife and the brave volunteers working tirelessly to protect our country. We are one, but we are many… Australians band together in times of need and so does RYCO. RYCO's donations will be supporting  NSW Rural Fire Services, CFS Foundation and WIRES Wildlife Rescue. We will continue to look for additional ways we can help support those affected.   If you would like to donate, no amount is too small and every bit of support counts: Want more information? If you would like to know more about RYCO, contact our Customer Service team or fill out our contact form. ...

RYCO 24•7 Rides With Young Gun – Tyler Everingham

RYCO 24•7 was proud to sponsor Tyler Everingham as he raced into the Dunlop Super2 Round #7 in Newcastle. The 2018 winner of the category now known as the Kumho Super3 Series, was introduced to racing at age 10, hopping behind the wheel of a go-kart, and was quick from the word go! In 2016, at the age of 15-years-old, Everingham became the youngest driver to tackle the Australian Formula 4 Championship. Everingham is passionate about mental health and is an ambassador of the R U OK national suicide prevention charity. “As an ambassador I am excited to raise awareness, offer support and start conversations about suicide prevention and mental health,” says Everingham. “Becoming an ambassador for R U OK? is something very close to my heart as I have directly seen how important it is to ask someone if they are ok,” continues Everingham. To top it all off, Everingham was recently awarded the 2019 Mike Kable Young Gun award. RYCO 24•7 congratulate Tyler Everingham for his achievements thus far and wish him all the best in the Dunlop ...

RYCO 24•7 Houston Celebrate 1,095 Days & 26,280 Hours Of Mobile Service

Young entrepreneur Ben Pacheco and his team at Central Hydraulics Supply have just celebrated three years since joining the RYCO 24•7 Team. During this time, they have been integral in providing service to customers in the Houston region requiring an on-site hydraulic hose replacement service to reduce downtime. With five RYCO 24•7 mobile service vehicles, Ben and his team are available wherever and whenever required! Ben, a 28-year-old graduate of LSU with a degree in Business Management, is no stranger to fluid power having worked in the industry as a Territory Manager for several years. “I wanted to be in business for myself, I have a brother who is a successful RYCO Distributor and together we investigated the RYCO 24•7 program. We had no experience in operating mobile hose workshops, so it made absolute sense for us to leverage the RYCO 24•7 system and particularly in areas including the van set-up, training, marketing and on-going support”, said Pacheco. “RYCO 24•7 is about keeping the service industry moving along and saving our customers money with an on-site solution for the installations ...

RYCO South Africa Kicking Goals

RYCO Hydraulics has won the Fluid Power Association of South Africa Soccer Tournament. The tournament was held on Sunday 10th November at the Boksburg Stadium in Gauteng. The tournament is an annual event whereby members of the South African Fluid Power Association (SAFPA) play various sports against each other. The South African Fluid Power Association (SAFPA), exists to raise the professional standards of the pneumatics and hydraulics industries. Originally established in 1982 as the Fluid Power Institute, the 33-year-old Association encourages, promotes and aids in knowledge-sharing to advance the best practises of the industry. Like South African Fluid Power Association, RYCO Hydraulics has built a strong reputation since it commenced manufacturing hydraulic hose and fittings and other products in Melbourne, Australia over 70 years ago. The recent SAFPA soccer tournament was a great success. The RYCO South Africa Team played against EATON in the final and beat them 2 goals to nil. All teams showed great enthusiasm and sportsmanship on the day. Want More Information: When you need quality hose and fittings alongside a reliable service, choose RYCO Hydraulics. ...

Discover RYCO Shockwave and Jetstorm @WJTA-IMCA 2019

Mark your calendar for the 2019 WJTA Conference & Expo this November! As a proud member of the WaterJet Technology Association (WJTA), we will be there exhibiting our latest innovative technology. The WJTA Conference & Expo is the annual tradeshow and biennial technical conference dedicated specifically to high pressure applications, industrial vacuum, and related service lines. The 2019 program will include educational sessions, a daylong pre-conference short course, technical papers and case studies, outdoor live equipment demonstrations, industry appreciation reception, and an expanded exhibit hall with hands-on heavy equipment displays. For 30 years WJTA has been a leading global safety and technology association. RYCO supports WJTA’s founders’ goals to promote safety, to foster trade, and to provide a means of industry communication to keep members up-to-date on the ever-evolving art and science of high-pressure waterjet technology. RYCO are a solution-based supplier providing our clients with a complete range of services including solving difficult engineering problems, cost reduction activities, onside hose management systems and asset management. That is why RYCO offers a large range of off-the-shelf SHOCKWAVE and JETSTORM high pressure waterblast ...

Title Sponsor Announced for New-Look V8 UTES Championship

Hydraulic hose repair and fitting service provider RYCO 24•7 has this week been confirmed as the title sponsor for the new-look NZ V8 Ute Racing Championship. Now entering its 13th season, the series will be known as the RYCO 24•7 V8 Utes Championship. Once again the series will see the classic Ford versus Holden battles with the 1800 kg, 400-plus horsepower Falcon FG and BF models duelling with the Commodore VE runners. The season will run over four rounds – a format piloted successfully last season – and will commence at Pukekohe Park in December then heads to Hampton Downs Motorsport Park in the new year. The series will feature at Manfield Circuit Chris Amon as part of the New Zealand Grand Prix race weekend and features all of the country's major racing classes. The series finishes up once again at Hampton Downs in March Up to 18 cars are expected for the first round and will include several old favourites like former champion Paul Manuell, current champion Matthew Spratt, Brett Rudd, Glenn Collinson, Peter Ward and Andrew Porter. The series is also ...

Bigger & Better RYCO 24•7 Trucks

RYCO Hydraulics continues to invest heavily in the Central Queensland region with the delivery of ten new specially designed RYCO 24•7 trucks, to service the mining sector. The new Hino Trucks with purpose-built bodies and critical safety features will begin servicing the region from November 2019. All trucks are fitted with GPS tracking and RYCO 24•7’s new VMS system, along with key safety features. The new trucks have various benefits for RYCO 24•7 Mobile Connector Specialists (MCS’s) including ease of use and more space to fit all the hydraulic equipment and components required to provide 24 hours / 7 days a week service to our customers – whenever and wherever required! In 1989, RYCO set out to enhance its distribution base by launching its Mobile Service Division – RYCO 24•7. Since its inception, RYCO 24•7’s technical team have the Know How to assist with efficient and effective port-to-port solutions for our customers worldwide. RYCO’s technology makes us a leader within the hydraulics industry. Our policy of high investment in technology ensures that we not only maintain our position in the ...

Match & Connect with RYCO’s Quick Release Couplings

  What is a Quick Release Coupling? Quick Release Couplings (QRC) also known as Quick Disconnects, Quick Couplers or Hydraulic Couplers are as the name suggests – easy to connect, easy to disconnect. RYCO carries hydraulic and specialty Quick Release Couplings in a diversified offering of a range of styles, which are ideal for use across a variety of hydraulic assemblies providing port-to-port solutions to meet your needs. RYCO QRC’s can be used in a variety of applications such as industrial equipment, hydraulic hand tools, agricultural machinery, construction and mobile plant, hydraulic cylinders, test rigs and power packs, logging equipment, mining machinery, oil processing and steel production. When connected, the check valves allow you to join or separate fluid connecter lines quickly, easily and safely. What does this mean for you? Minimal fluid spillage and no tools or special devices required! Main QRC Styles Poppet Check Valve Poppet Check Valve with rubber poppet seal for improved sealing when disconnected.   Ball Check Valve Ball Check Valve are precision machined for long reliable life.   Flat Face Style Flat Face Style ...

We’re Off & Racing With Concept Motorsport

RYCO 24•7 is proud to sponsor Concept Motorsport for the 2019/2020 NZ Car Racing Season. Nick Ross has been racing in the Premier NZ V8 Series for the past seventeen years. Raising eyebrows after his first season Nick was signed to drive for Team Kiwi Racing in 2004, before heading back to running his own team 2006. The class has brought about some big challenges for Nick and his highly motivated team. Nick has continued his on-going challenge to WIN the NZV8 Touring Car Championship. After winning the New Zealand Championship title in 2014 the Concept Motorsport team decided it was time for a new challenge and built the first NZV8 TLX Nissan Altima Touring Car. Like Concept Motorsport, RYCO 24•7 is committed to success and we understand that our success is dependent up our clients’ success. Our extensive national network of trained and certified Mobile Connector Specialists (MCSs) supported by fully stocked Service Centres offer quick response time to reduce downtime no matter what the industry or application. Join us at Round #1 on 29th November - 1st December ...