Everything you need to know about Gates Corporation

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Everything You Need to Know about Gates Corporation


When it comes to hydraulic application-specific fluid power and power transmission solutions, Gates Corporation are the leading manufacturers. With a mission to be the best in their industry and to provide companies like 1800 HOSE VAN with the best products possible, Gates is a brand that you can trust. By continually pushing scientific boundaries and making advancements in hydraulics, this corporation’s heritage is rich in innovation. 

Established in 1911 by Charles C. Gates, the company was originally built as a tire and rubber supplier. A few years later Gates invented the V-belt, revolutionising power transmission. Fast forward to the present day and the heavy focus on continuing to be world leaders in this industry is stronger than ever.

With approximately 15,000 employees worldwide and global headquarters located in Colorado, Singapore, Shanghai and Luxembourg, Gates services 30 different countries and has a reach that is impressive to say the least. 

Why we partner with Gates

At 1800 HOSE VAN, we have the utmost respect for the Gates Corporation values of dedication, accountability, collaboration, tenacity and curiosity and share their commitment to continued excellence. To partner with a company that has a brilliant global reputation and who share similar goals and values is very important to us at 1800 HOSE VAN. Gates hydraulic and industrial hoses and fittings are renowned for being the industry’s leading products for performance and efficiency.


Gates provides 1800 HOSE VAN with the only products of their kind that come with a lifetime warranty against defects in material or workmanship. Using Gates hoses gives our customers huge advantages for the end users and industrial operators by equipping them with reliable products.

Products you can trust

With a lifetime manufacturer's warranty on all Gates products, it's easy to understand why they are the chosen partner for us at 1800 HOSE VAN. Enabling less problems, less downtime and less costs for us, our franchisees and our customers, Gates Corporation have a proven track record of servicing many industries including:



At 1800 HOSE VAN we choose Gates for their top quality products and commonality for dedication to delivering unwavering service to our customers. When you make the call to one of our mobile hydraulic hose service teams, you can rest assured your repairs will be facilitated by the following products:

  • MegaSys constant pressure hoses
  • Gates MegaCrimp hydraulic fittings
  • Gates matched hose assemblies
  • Gates hose presses / crimpers
  • GlobalSpiral hydraulic fittings
  • Full-Torque Nut Technology
  • Full range of hydraulic adapters
  • Quick-connect couplings and accessories
  • Hydraulic ball valves
  • Stainless steel covered PTFE hose
  • High pressure thermoplastic hose 

For all the latest information on Gates products please subscribe to our newsletter. Alternatively, if you have any further queries about our services and products or you need information on how to become a franchisee, get in contact with the team at 1800 HOSE VAN today.
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