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Helac Corporation Appoints Hense Systemtechnik as New Distributor in Germany
Hense Systemtechnik brings over 40 years of experience in hydraulic rotary actuators and will represent Helac’s hydraulic rotary actuator product line
Seattle, WA – January 14, 2011 
Helac Corporation, a worldwide leader in the design and production of helical, hydraulic rotary actuators, is pleased to announce a distribution agreement with Hense Systemtechnik known for its design and production of vane type hydraulic rotary actuators, located in Bochum Germany (Ruhrgebiet/ Ruhr basin). Hense Systemtechnik will represent Helac’s hydraulic rotary actuator product line in the German market.
Hense Systemtechnik is a family owned business that began in 1966 as a manufacturer of machines and tools. Hense Systemtechnik’s business focus changed to manufacturing hydraulic rotary actuators based on the rotating vane principle and customized rotary lift systems. They are also known for being the original equipment manufacturers in many sectors of test stand technology.
 “Our two companies manufacture and market complementary rotary actuator solutions, making the formation of a partnership a win-win for our businesses and our customers,” stated Bill Power, president for Helac Corporation. “Even our business practices and approach to customer service are in alignment.”
Together, Hense Systemtechnik and Helac Corporation look forward to the successful growth of our mutual businesses.
About Hense Systemtechnik
Hense Systemtechnik is a leader in the manufacture of hydraulic vane type rotary actuator with 45 years of industry experience. A comprehensive product line of rotary actuators is offered with various options that include hydrostatic bearings, dampening, electronic position sensors and holding brakes. The product line of rotary actuators has been completed by extensive drive systems such as work piece changers (pallet changers), tool changers, hydro swingers or rotary actuators with rotating units. The primary focus of Hense Systemtechnik has been on the machine tool and test fixture markets.
About Helac Corporation
A leader in the fluid power industry for over 40 years, Helac Corporation manufactures a comprehensive line of hydraulic rotary actuators for OEMs and attachments for the construction equipment industry. Helac rotary actuators are best known for their tremendous torque output, compact dimensions, exceptional load bearing capability and rugged, reliable performance. Helac PowerTilt and PowerGrip, two specialty products, increase the utilization of backhoes and excavators. Over 1,000 worldwide customers in diverse markets depend on Helac’s product line to provide product quality, reliability, ease of use and durability.

Jessica Howisey
Marketing Specialist
Helac Corporation
225 Battersby Avenue
Enumclaw, Washington USA
Phone:  (800) 327-2589 or (360) 825-1601