Company Profile

At BL Shipway, our product is not just fluid power. Our core offering is our team's expertise. - with over 700 years of cumulative industry experience

BL Shipway & Co Pty Ltd is a South Australian owned and operated private company, founded in 1953 by the late Mr Bernard Shipway. The company is proudly family owned by David Shipway, nephew of Bern and current Managing Director, with 50+ years at the company, and his son Todd, Commercial Director.

BL Shipway is a quality company built on a foundation of experience, reputation and service. Our technical specialists will help specify and evaluate the products you need for your fluid power applications.

We have an outstanding and diverse product range, supported by a well-established and reputable supply chain. This means you can rely on BL Shipway for quality, on-time delivery and comprehensive technical support.

These capabilities make BL Shipway your total fluid power resource.

Many of our clients rely completely on us for programmed maintenance, system & condition monitoring, installation and emergency breakdown service 24 hours per day, 7 days a week. We carry over $2 million value of stock at all times, including cylinders, pumps, motors, valves, hydraulic and industrial hose and fittings and spare parts which can be accessed at all hours. We are certified to AS/NZS ISO9001:2015 as part of our stringent Quality Assurance Program and are committed to a vigorous WH&S Policy.

At BL Shipway we are fully dedicated to all facets of our business, vowing to outperform client expectation, to ensure customer satisfaction and uphold our strong reputation. The management and staff are committed to the success of each project undertaken by the company and can assure all clients of our best attention to their requirements at all times.  But most importantly, with the professional assistance of our technical and workshop staff, you can be sure that the fluid power component of your system will meet and exceed your requirements and expectations.

BL Shipway Corporate Brochure


Please click the pdf file below to view BL Shipway's Corporate Brochure

BL Shipway article in Nov '14 issue of SA Defence Business

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Please click on the pdf file below for a great article about BL Shipway in the Nov 2014 issue of SA Defence Business.

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