Leading the world in
energy absorption

  • Elevator
  • End Stops
  • Industrial
  • Rail

Elevator

Oleo has a complete range of elevator buffers for every application offering a high quality product with minimum life-cycle costs. Our elevator buffers are sold worldwide offering exceptional performance across a wide mass and speed range. Oleo buffers have worldwide certification and approvals which include EN81.1, ASME17.1 GB7588, EK1002.

Elevator

End Stops

Many passenger and freight locations are terminal [end of line] situations, on the rare occasions the train fails to stop or slow down sufficiently the risk is that it collides with or overrides the end of the platform/line.

Fitting efficient and effective end stop systems will protect passengers, rolling stock and infrastructure in the event of a train failing to stop.

End Stops

Industrial

Oleo's industrial energy absorption solutions offer products and services for dockside applications, steelworks, rail infrastructure, and other specialist bespoke applications. Oleo has a presence in all major ports worldwide and with its network of distributors, can offer a complete consultancy service including after sales service.

Industrial

Rail

Rail safety awareness and regulations are increasing for the protection of passengers and rolling stock. In addition, there is a need to have higher coupling speeds and a greater amount of recoverable impact energy absorption to reduce life cycle costs.

Rail crash tests are not usually feasible and Oleo offer the unique combination of crash energy management simulations correlated with impact energy absorption devices.

Rail

Welcome to Oleo - The leading experts in energy absorption technology

Oleo is an established engineering company and a leading expert in energy absorption technology, designing and manufacturing energy absorption solutions for the rail, elevator and industrial sectors and for end stop solutions. We provide a wide range of products, including hydraulic buffers, dampers, lift buffers and simulation software. Oleo has been producing hydraulic energy absorption solutions for over sixty years with over 1,000,000 units in circulation.

Our ongoing investment in research and development ensures that we are continually updating our designs and introducing new products and services to our portfolio.

Oleo's expertise is not limited to design and manufacture, our simulation software is a valuable tool, used to analyse impacts. Our research and development has taken this simulation software to the next level and is able to offer 2D and 3D modelling encompassing linear and non-linear dynamic analysis.

Our products are sold through our offices in the United Kingdom, Germany, China, India and the USA and through a wide range of worldwide distributors.

Test and Simulation

Oleo has developed its own proprietary plug in modules for Adams, a well established platform for Multi Body Dynamics (MBD) simulation for rail applications.

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Latest News

Oleo Exhibit at Innotrans 2014 - Berlin

September 29th 2014

Latest News

Oleo exhibited at Innotrans in Berlin to demonstrate its crash Energy Management solutions

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Latest Case Study

3 and 4 World Trade Center - Manhattan - New York

July 11th 2012

Latest Case Study

Schindler was commissioned to install a variety of elevators at an assortment of...

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