Burnside Autocyl (Tullow) Ltd - Hydraulic Cylinder Manufacturers

By: Burnside Autocyl  05/12/2011
Keywords: cylinders, hydraulic cylinder, Hydraulic Cylinder Manufacturers

Product Range

Burnside is a specialist manufacturer of all types of Hydraulic Cylinders including Double Acting, Single Acting and Plunger Cylinders. We look after the entire life cycle of the cylinder, from Design, R&D, Prototyping, right through to Testing and 'Fit and Function' Analysis and Production Manufacturing.

Size range

We manufacture cylinders in a wide variety of sizes within the following range:

  • Ø32mm to Ø180mm Bore
  • Lengths of up to 8 metres
  • Working Pressure up to 350 Bar
  • Mountings and Oil Connections to customer's wishes

Special Features

A wide variety of customised solutions are offered, including:

  • End of Stroke Cushioning
  • Control Valves - many types
  • Electrical Signaling and Sensing Devices
  • Induction Hardened Rods
  • Nickel/Chrome Plated Rods
  • Specialised Materials where required
  • Packing to suit customers requirements
  • Delivery Direct to Customers production lines


Other Services


Our Dedicated Design team work hand in hand with the customer to ensure we offer the optimal design. Every design is customer specific, to satisfy their unique needs. Our experienced Design Team offers simultaneous design of cylinders to help our customers accelerate new product development for early market launch. All design work is carried out on up to date CAD systems and a fully integrated ERP system, which links the information directly to production.

Research & Development

Along side our World Class Manufacturing Processes, we have a purpose built Research & Development facility, which works closely with our Design Department. Together they constantly improve existing designs and develop new and exciting technologies, which give our customers that extra edge in the market place. Extensive In-house Bench testing of new designs is integral to our philosophy of working as a long-term partner with our customers. Burnside Autocyl is dedicated to the ongoing development of its Research & Development Department in order to offer complete solutions to its customers.



All of our cylinders undergo a chemical pretreatment process. This consists of:

  • Degreasing
  • Cleaning
  • Iron Phosphating

This guarantees optimal paint adhesion and finish. We offer colours and finishes to customer's own RAL specification. We pack all cylinders to the highest European standards, ensuring they reach the customer's door in perfect condition.



High Levels of Quality are ensured at every stage of the manufacturing process. Through the dedicated efforts of a highly trained and experienced team, we achieve:

  • ISO 9001 Quality System
  • ISO 3834-2 Welding Standard
  • World Class Manufacturing Methods


Keywords: cylinders, hydraulic cylinder, Hydraulic Cylinder Manufacturers