Custom Hydraulic Design, Engineering,
and Manufacturing
Backed by ISO 9001 Certification, Bridon Industries gets it. Fast. We simplify hydraulic systems, shorten lead times, eliminate leak points, and lower costs on custom hydraulic valves and systems. So everything flows easier.
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Successes & Clients
Not all hydraulic challenges are the same.
Their solutions shouldn't be either.
Click the red skid loader buttons to discover the benefits some Bridon customers have enjoyed:
System-Specific Relief Valve
A relief valve to avoid system overload.
Reduced cost, removed unnecessary features, and designed a safe, custom valve.
Bypass Relief Valve
A bypass valve to withstand cold temperature startup pressures and avoid cooling system damage.
Eliminated weak points, met the desired application and avoided costly manifold redesign via a compact valve configured within a standard fitting.
Check Fittings
A check circuit between the primary and secondary pumps.
Eliminated leak points, lowered cost and combined component functions in one check fitting.
Operator-Actuated Valve
A bypass valve that permits safe operation in the event of system failure.
Reduced costs and provided operator-optimized haptics via a low leak, twist to unlock design.
Spin-Down Relief Valve
A relief valve to control an attachment’s rotational inertia.
Minimized system spikes and reduced shaft seal failures via a delayed-response relief design.
Bridon Clients
Some of Bridon's satisfied clients include:
Our Approach
We're changing perceptions.
Bridon is proving smaller does = fast and efficient
Cost effective can = quality, custom valves & manifolds.
We’re fast. We offer same day response on product inquiries and fast, accelerated prototyping in weeks, not months. Our efficient team eliminates red-tape and shortens lead times.
Easy to Work With
Our hydraulic design, engineering, and manufacturing experts grasp unique applications quickly. And our proactive, partnership approach and proven, on time delivery = satisfied customers.
Cost Effective
You save via our free, value-added engineering, analysis, and design services, use of Global Supply Chain Partners, low overhead and streamlined manufacturing processes.
We offer advanced capabilities and quality product with unlimited potential.
Bridon has a history of helping engineers solve their hydraulic system design and engineering problems.
Founded in 2002 by two hydraulic industry veterans, Bridon Industries, Inc. provides hydraulic specific design, engineering and manufacturing solutions for small to large OEMs in the mobile construction industry. Headquartered in Shakopee, Minnesota, Bridon is grounded in a unique, customer-centric approach, backed by value-added services, a strong global supply chain, and has a streamlined manufacturing process. The company prides itself in being fast, easy to work with and cost effective, even on custom orders. The resulting high performance hydraulic valves and components, perform seamlessly with existing systems and strive to continuously raise the industry’s technological and engineering bar.
Partnering to Solve Your Biggest Challenges
At Bridon, we have proven bigger doesn’t always mean better. Our small team of hydraulic valve experts has a history of generating big results.
Brian Ward
Founder & CEO
Brian, a seasoned manufacturing professional, has degrees in Design Technology and Manufacturing Engineering
, APICS certifications in MRP, JIT, and Constraints Theory and years of experience in production management in many different industries.
Todd Becken
Engineering Manager
With 30+ years in Fluid Power Technology, circuit design and valve manufacturing, Todd understands engineering and design problems.
He knows how to help engineers navigate through challenges, wherever they are in the product life cycle, making their day-to-day easier.
Craig Peterson
Vice President
As Bridon’s lead customer-engineering liaison, Craig has a history of delivering forward-thinking designs
that save both time and money and improve product performance. And he does it in refreshing way that integrates well with existing engineering and
sourcing structures.
Mark Oslund
A seasoned executive,
Mark is that rare combination of a
numbers and people guy.
He’s charged with Bridon’s strategic planning, budgeting, legal and risk management, ISO 9001 quality system implementation, human resources planning, and executing a comprehensive marketing strategy.
Lindsay Lang
Office Manager
Lindsay is on the front lines when it comes to product and new customer inquiries.
From handling production needs, to managing inquiries fast to fulfilling all customers day-to-day needs, Lindsay keeps your business running smoothly.
Randy Hayes
Sales Representative
With 25 years of hydraulic equipment, systems and component supply knowledge, Randy is a tremendous resource for your sourcing and engineering team.
His ability to decipher what customers really want, and commitment to only selling them what they need, wins customer praise time and time again.
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Start solving your hydraulics challenges. Connect
with us whenever, wherever, however you prefer.
952 - 470 - 6179
952 - 767 - 6703
1157 Valley Park Drive, Suite 125
Shakopee, MN 55379
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