Barksdale is an ISO 9001 registered manufacturer of controls for industrial applications, specializing in the control and measurement of fluids. Barksdale is also ISO/TS 16949:2009 certified for the automotive industry. As a subsidiary of Crane Co., Stamford, CT, we have the financial resources of a large company, while our size allows individual customer partnerships. Founded in 1949, we are based in Los Angeles, CA, have a manufacturing facility in Reichelsheim, Germany and distributors around the world.
With a standard product line as the base, Barksdale prides itself in supplying specially designed or adapted products to meet customers' specific requirements. A wide range of optional modifications are offered on most of Barksdale's products, allowing you to customize the products to meet your specific application while using standard components. If, however, your requirements go beyond the available modification options, Barksdale's engineers are ready to assist, even if your application requires new technologies. For more than fifty years, customers by the hundreds have turned to Barksdale's engineers for custom designed components. The next time you are faced with a difficult, or even an "impossible" problem, call the Barksdale distributor nearest you.
Throughout the world, Barksdale components can be found in steel mills, on machine tools, in auto plants, in power generation and distribution facilities, in chemical processing plants, in pulp and paper mills, textile mills, amusement parks, and food processing plants, on offshore drilling rigs, in oil and natural gas fields, rescue equipment, and on many forms of transportation equipment, both on- and off-road. Many industries use a variety of Barksdale's product lines. E.g. in mobile- and stationary hydraulic systems: from hydraulic clamping in machine tooling, hydraulic steering systems off highway loaders or load monitoring on crane support struts to vertical cargo lifts and elevators. In almost every industry, Barksdale products are at work, helping to build a better tomorrow.