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The QRAM Trio – Edit Assets, Add Attachments & Take Photos Onsite

  QRAM provides the complete bill of materials at your fingertips. Drawings, photos and test records can be easily viewed, maintained and attached. The QRAM system allows you to not only edit an asset but also add attachments and take images whist onsite. So, whether you are at a Service Centre, in your truck or out in the field you can easily edit asset data from your smartphone anywhere, anytime. Not only can you add a single attachment, but you can bulk attach documents to selected assets. This feature allows you to add multiple documents and/or drawings to multiple assets including: Drawing Attachment: Hose / hose assembly drawing diagram (maximum 5). Documentation: Any other supporting documentation or photos (maximum 5). Other recent updates to QRAM include: Improvement in Set-Up: Guaranteeing an increase in productivity and equipment utilisation. Speed to Respond: Improved load time of product overview for assets with attachments. Ease of Navigation: Transparency and ease of identification by the user, ensures faster response times and speed to market without error. Password Security: Programmable visibility, ...

Discover RYCO QRAM at CONEXPO

CONEXPO is North America’s largest construction trade show representing asphalt, aggregates, concrete, earthmoving, lifting, mining, utilities and more. At RYCO, we understand the specific requirements of the global construction industry and since growth in this sector has occurred on a global scale RYCO, has stepped up to work even more closely with our construction industry partners. That being said, many construction operations around the world have partnered with RYCO and benefited from our onsite hose management system – QRAM. QRAM assists with improved production output through downtime reduction, whilst adding profits through cost reduction benefits. Creating clear and durable asset identification labels on forklifts, cranes, cement mixers and earth moving machines is simple with QRAM. The QRAM labels provide the digital link to the asset information. They are strong. They are robust. They are designed to withstand heavy use and harsh environments and are built to last. The key to its effectiveness is its usability: QRAM is online (cloud based) QRAM is modular QRAM is mobile (accessible via Android & iOS) Rely on a secure, powerful and safe asset management system.  QRAM can be securely accessed anywhere, anytime by using compatible mobile ...

RYCO 24•7 V8 Utes Championship – 2 Rounds in, 2 more to go!

What a start to the RYCO 24•7 NZ V8 Ute Championship Series it has been so far! V8 Utes or Pick Ups has been an exciting motorsport around the globe for the last 12 years, the 13th season is no exception. The RYCO 24•7 NZ V8 Ute season kicked off with 17-car strong field at Pukekohe Park for Round #1 on 29th November - 1st December 2019. Round #2 was no different, with 15-car field at the international track - Hampton Downs Motorsport Park. Of the established drivers, former champions Matt Spratt, Glen Collinson and Paul Manuell were all raring for another win. Manuell was definitely the man to beat winning both Race 1 and Race 3. Second to this was Collinson who raced through the pack to win Race 2. The weekend’s action included practice races on Friday, qualifying and Race 1 on Saturday followed by Race 2 and Race 3 on Sunday. RYCO 24•7 are very proud to be naming right sponsors for the race category with attitude! The season will run over four Speed Works Rounds all taking ...

An Exciting New Era For Our Business

We are delighted to inform you that Manuli Rubber Industries (MRI) and RYCO have completed a transaction that effectively merges the businesses and results in important new benefits and opportunities for our clients. The transaction – in which Manuli acquired a majority shareholding in RYCO – was completed last Friday. RYCO had been conducting a formal process to identify a partner who would bring additional strength and value to an already great business. We both see that Manuli and RYCO are an ideal fit for each other. The combination of Manuli and RYCO results in complementary businesses that will enable us to accelerate innovation, deliver strong operating synergies, enhance our global reach, and better serve our clients with annual sales approaching €500 Million / $AUD820 Million and a combined staff of over 4,500 employees. Specifically, we will be able to offer you a broader product range, a broader service network, additional flexibility and reliability via an expanded manufacturing base, including two hose plants and one fittings plant in Europe, and two hose plants and one fittings plant in Asia. MRI ...

An Exciting New Era For Our Business – RYCO

3 February 2020 – Manuli Rubber Industries SpA (MRI), headquartered in Milan, and RYCO Hydraulics Pty Ltd (RYCO), headquartered in Melbourne, today jointly announced that MRI has completed the acquisition of a majority shareholding in RYCO. MRI will merge its wholly owned Manuli Hydraulics and Fluiconnecto divisions with RYCO to provide an enhanced product range and full global supply and service offering to customers of both companies. The combined business, with total sales approaching €500 million / $AUD820 million, will be a leader in the global hydraulic hose and fittings industry, servicing a broad range of market sectors. MRI, founded in 1935, and RYCO founded in 1946, together have over 4,500 employees. MRI Chief Executive Officer, Dardanio Manuli, said “This transaction captures the full benefit of combining complementary product ranges, engineering and innovation capabilities, a strategically located manufacturing footprint and a truly global market reach. We are excited about the potential benefits and growth opportunities that will result from the best of what both MRI and RYCO bring to the market.” RYCO Chief Executive Officer, Leigh Morrison, said “Both MRI ...

RYCO SURVIVOR™ RQP1 & RQP2 CAN TAKE THE HEAT!

In the toughest conditions, RYCO SURVIVOR™ RQP1 and RQP2 deliver unsurpassed performance, reliability, durability and longevity. How so? RYCO RQP1 and RQP2 cannot only withstand high temperatures but also high-pressure oil and air applications. Here’s why: Maximum working pressures as high as 5800 PSI (refer to RYCO Product Technical Manual 2019). Meets and exceeds MSHA Flame Resistant safety requirements. Maximum temperature as high as 150°C. Meets global relevant performance requirements: SAE, AS, DIN, EN and ISO. That’s not all! The SURVIVOR™ synthetic rubber tube is abrasion resistant, MSHA flame resistant, weather resistant (UV stable and ozone resistant) and specifically compounded for high temperatures. Key Differences Which hose is for you? Key differences between RQP1 and RQP2 include: RYCO’s SURVIVOR™ is the logical choice for applications needing a hydraulic hose capable of high working pressures and high temperatures. Match & Connect Both hoses are compatible with T2000 Series Crimp Coupling as well as Field Attachable Couplings. When coupled with RYCO matched hose couplings, RYCO hydraulic hoses provide unparalleled performance, safety, and longevity. RQP2 is compatible with T7000 Series Crimp Couplings (-06 ...

RYCO Wall Charts & Product Guide Available Now

RYCO Wall Charts and 2019 Product Guide - Hydraulics are a quick and easy reference to our 500+ page 2019 Product Technical Manual - Hydraulics, and are both available now! They are each categorised into our major product ranges - Hoses, Couplings and Adaptors. RYCO Wall Charts Our Wall Charts are an ideal reference to have on display in your workshops, factory or even in-store. Each Wall Chart is A1 size and represents a Contents and Pictorial Index to further aid you in finding the exact product you require. In addition to a Contents and Pictorial Index, the Couplings section also contains an Index by End Style Number. RYCO Product Guide The A4 2019 Product Guide - Hydraulics booklet is convenient and multi-lingual - available in English, Chinese, Russian and Spanish. RYCO’s new digital flipping 2019 Product Guide - Hydraulics is formatted and ready to read on a variety of mobile devices, such as iPad, iPhone, Android phones. View and easily browse in your favourite web browser! Order Your Copies Now To order RYCO Wall Charts and the 2019 Product Guide - Hydraulics,  please contact ...

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-the-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 ...