Great Products Build Great Businesses

Since 1944, we have been helping our customers minimize production interruptions and maximize efficiency with the same care and expertise as if it were our own business.

Producing high-quality products and services is challenging and we know how hard it can be to find someone else who wants your business to succeed as much as you do. With industry-respected brands, $8 million of ready-to-ship components and assemblies and 24/7 support, we have the products to keep your business moving forward.

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Find Your Sales Representative

The John Henry Foster Company is a full-line fluid power distributor with territories covering parts of Missouri, Illinois and Kentucky and is the Midwest leader in fluid power sales. We have sales representatives stationed throughout our territory who can visit your site and provide hands-on attention to better meet your fluids power needs.

Preventative Maintenance

Hydraulic failures can be attributed to many factors. Regardless of the reason, these failures often result in damage to expensive system components and can create workplace hazards. Our experts will ensure proper preventative maintenance and early detection of any issue- minimizing costly downtime and more importantly, safeguarding your working environment.

Preventative Maintenance Program Includes:

  • Free initial equipment review
  • Factory-trained and certified technicians
  • All brands and types of hydraulic components and system brands
  • Pre-scheduled visits for your convenience
  • Time and material or flat rate billing available

Oil Analysis

Oil is the most crucial component in any hydraulic system. Following simple preventative measures, such as our comprehensive oil analysis program can help you avoid costly repairs and replacement costs; increasing your system’s lifespan. Our technicians will work with you schedule convenient, periodic fluid samples-protecting your hydraulic system components and overall productivity.

Common Hydraulic Failure Causes