Innovation & Research




The Manuli Hydraulics Innovation Centre is the organization department aimed to develop new products, to vision and approve new technologies and to drive innovation all over the Group.

Equipped with state of the art testing laboratories, it is focused on developing high tech integrated solutions for Manuli Hydraulics customers, in order to maintain and improve customers’ satisfaction and loyalty.

Areas of activity

The intense research activity, conducted by a team of highly skilled international engineers, involves the following areas:

  • rubber technology and materials development
  • general hydraulic, refrigeration, underground soft rock mining, drilling and offshore applications
  • advanced design methodologies (Computer Aided Design , Finite Element Analysis, Design of Experiments, Failure Mode and Effect Analysis, Reverse Engineering, Simulation techniques, etc.)
  • development of hose, fittings and assembly equipment
  • prototyping and validation
  • technical service and problem solving