Service Centre

Olsen Actuators & Drives is the UK’s leading distributor of Electric Actuators. We understand the situations and environments that cause failures better than anyone else, so you have the most experienced team helping to solve your problems.

Expertise - Olsen Actuators & Drives only supply the leading actuators in their class. We work with leading global manufacturers and have extensive experience on novel and cutting-edge projects. No one is more experienced, specialised and dedicated to this technology, so you can be sure you are in the best possible hands for all service, testing and calibration of your motion control systems.

Workshop - Quick turnaround times, dedicated and highly skilled engineers, a large stock of official parts, testing and calibration services, diagnostic assessments and extended warranty options.

On-site Services - Callout availability, actuator overhaul and testing, maintenance and repair using OEM parts, actuator replacement and upgrades by fully qualified service engineers.

Olsen Experience

We are qualified Mechanical and Electrical Engineers, with decades of expert knowledge in the sector. Olsen Actuators & Drives comprises a team of highly qualified engineers who go the extra mile to ensure that your needs are fully met.

You will find an experienced and friendly team happy to listen to your issue and investigate what we can do to help.

We only supply the best actuators available for their class. This means we are highly proficient in the most demanding and challenging applications, within a diverse range of sectors and with a huge variety of challenges.

Whether it is a complete system solution, an off-the-shelf actuator or a complete custom actuator, we have the knowledge and expertise to feed back into our service centre and make efficient and reliable repairs.

Olsen Range

The strength of our range often takes us into new sectors, on the cutting edge of the requirements of force, travel, speed or environmental factors. This means we are experienced with all of the elements that can go wrong in a system. This is key to understanding product failures quickly, being able to correct them efficiently, and then providing feedback to the user on how to avoid causing the same errors again in the future.

Independent Product Experts

We service and supply all brands of actuators, so whether you have a new product presenting a start-up problem, or a 20-year-old actuator that needs servicing, Olsen Actuators & Drives can provide a service or engineered solution.


All our service functions are carried out in accordance with ISO 9001 2015. We are Cyber Essential Plus certified and JOSCAR registered.

Actuator Overhaul

Olsen Actuators & Drives has many years of experience in the overhaul and testing of actuators and motion control equipment. Our multi-skilled technicians provide comprehensive services across all market sectors.

Our workshops overhaul electric linear, rotary tubular and belt actuators in a complete range of configurations.

We have the expertise, capabilities, facilities and stock to provide customers with a fast and efficient service for their actuation repairs.

Our service centres stock a wide variety of consumable spares and long lead time items from all manufacturers, meaning we can deliver quick and efficient service turnarounds.

Machining Capabilities

We can create unique parts to solve problems and repair equipment where standard parts will not suffice.

We specialise in customised actuators, housings and connectors so we are experienced in creating custom machined parts from design to fitting.

Testing and Calibration

We have the capability and facilities to test and calibrate all of our actuator ranges.

  • Complete diagnostic tests
  • Calibration test rigs
  • Peak load testing
  • Lifecycle testing
  • Complete system energy usage tests

OEM Spares

As a fully independent stockist of actuators and drives, we can often supply OEM parts off the shelf, increasing plant reliability and availability and minimising downtime.

Our UK-based service facility stocks a vast array of over £500k worth of stock and spares and complete actuator assemblies for all actuator types, cables, connectors and drives from leading manufacturers.

Service Technicians

Our highly trained engineers are experienced in providing actuator servicing to all industries and market sectors across the UK.

All our technicians are highly skilled in all manufacturer product types including electric and electro-hydraulic actuation and associated control systems.

Standard Warranty and Extended Warranty

Overhauled products are supplied fully tested and certified, with a 3-month warranty on parts and labour as standard, with extended warranty options available.

New replacement products come with 24 months warranty from the date of manufacture.

Extended warranty is available subject to an annual inspection service.


Full policies are available on request.

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