Burnside is a specialist in the manufacture of all types of Hydraulic Cylinders including Double Acting Hydraulic Cylinders, Single Acting Hydraulic Cylinder and Plunger Cylinders.

Our manufacturing is fully integrated allowing us to control all the steps beginning with Design, R&D, Prototyping, right through to Testing and ‘Fit and Function’ analysis after finishing.

World Class Manufacturing techniques are practised in the factory which is organised in a cellular manner. Each dedicated production cell has its own team leader in charge of specific products and customers. This cellular approach is practised in order to simplify communications and achieve maximum customer service and satisfaction.


All of our Hydraulic Cylinders undergo a chemical pre-treatment process, consisting of:

Degreasing | Cleaning | Iron Phosphating

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

Assembly & Test

All of our welding operators are certified to ISO standards.

All processes and equipment are compliant with our EN3834-2 Certification ensuring that our Hydraulic Cylinders are welded to the highest standard.

We test 100% of our Welded cylinders to further guarantee to our Customers the optimal Quality Hydraulic Cylinder.