Multi-Faceted & Unique 

Industries Served

At Olsen Actuators, our focus is on the development and production of the most innovative motion control and automation systems, which go on to be used in the most demanding and challenging industries operating today. We are committed to being at the forefront of innovation and we are strategic partners to the UKRI resources on the science park campus at Daresbury, one of Europe’s largest multidisciplinary research organisations. This affiliation means that Olsen Actuators enjoys approved access to UKRI resources.

We supply a comprehensive selection of high-quality products to a wide variety of sectors and Industries. The list of our customers includes organisations working in power generation, aerospace and defence,marine, testing and simulation, entertainment, automotive, metals, machine tools, mobile equipment, food and packaging, process control valves, health, pharmaceutical and plastics, mechanical handling,robotics and space.

Each of these industries and sectors has its own unique challenges and requirements: for example, equipment and parts destined for use in space need to be lightweight and ultra-compact, whilst those working in the entertainment business require products that deliver accuracy, repeatability and simplicity of control. Meanwhile, customers working in power generation look for equipment that ensure energy-efficient performance, with low maintenance requirements, together with the ability to work reliably in some of the most hostile environments.

We are trusted by a diverse variety of organisations as a result, from research institutions and universities, to global corporate brands. One thing that all of our valued clients have in common is an uncompromising demand for the finest quality equipment that can withstand the toughest of environments, with the ability to carry out the most challenging applications. We love to work with our customers with innovative new requirements and use this learning experience to further enhance the service that we deliver to all our clients.

Here at Olsen Actuators, we are proud to provide the precise equipment that your application requires. Even better, if by some chance you are unable to find the perfect product within our extensive catalogue, then simply get in touch and we can start the process of creating precisely what you need, by customising it to your chosen specifications. This means that whatever your industry or sector, and whatever your application demands, here at Olsen Actuators we can supply you with a solution for your specific application.

This also means that we can provide products which are ready for immediate integration, and in quantities which can be scaled according to your needs. Furthermore, Olsen Actuators are the UK's exclusive supplier of Exlar Electric Roller Screw actuators, Anca Motion Linear Motors,Macron Gantry Systems and ESI Motion Servo Drives.

Ordering from us means enjoying the peace of mind that comes from choosing a company with the right accreditations. We are fully compliant with the major standards for both military and civil usage, across a wide variety of criteria, such as environmental stewardship, quality, and corporate responsibility. We also hold accreditations from a number of highly respected international organisations. As a company, Olsen Actuators has accreditations including Cyber Essentials Plus and JOSCAR - Stage 2, whilst our actuators meet an impressive range of standards, including:

  • DEF-STAN 59-41`1 Iss1 Pt3 EMC and MIL-STD-461F - Control of Electromagnetic Interference EMC
  • MIL-S-901D + MIL-STD-167B + MIL-STD-810 - Vibration & High Impact Shock Testing
  • Environmental qualification to IEEE 323
  • MIL-STD-108E - Environmental Capability for Electronic Equipment
  • EMI/RFI to EPRI TR102323 and Reg. Guide 1.180
  • Seismic qualification Cat 1 to IEEE 344
  • ATEX 1037X Exd II B T3 Gb IP66
  • EU EMC Directive 2004/108/EC
  • EU Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC
  • EMC: IEC/EN 61800-3: 2004 + EN55014-1:2006+A1:2009 + EN55014
  • 2:1997+A1:2001+A2:2008 - Adjustable Speed Electrical Power Drive Systems, Part 3: EMC Requirements and Specific Test Methods
  • Safety: IEC/EN 60034-1:2004 + IEC/EN: 61800-5-1: 2007 - Adjustable Speed Electrical Power Drive Systems, Part 5-1: Safety Requirements

If you need an actuator, power electronics, or both, for your application, Olsen Actuators offers the best possible choice. Please get in touch today to find out more.

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