All About our Elgin Facility

Founded in 1993
Since 2008 part of Bucher Hydraulics
Production area 118 000 ft²
Approximately 110 employees

Product Range

Bucher Hydraulics Elgin operates as a Competence Center and global sales center, producing cartridge valve products, HICs and hybrid solutions while also supporting sales of Bucher Hydraulics' global product offering.

Markets and Applications

We produce a wide range of products within the Bucher portfolio. Products from Elgin are in virtually all application areas across a diversified range of applications.

More info on our areas of use


We are proud that our employees enjoy working at Bucher, and it shows by the number of employees who have been working with us long-term:

  • 25+ years 3
  • 20+ years 6
  • 15+ years 12
  • 10+ years 13
  • 5+ years   16

We have a state-of-the-art training center to conduct internal and external training courses. In addition, we train employees and host customer webcasts in our training center.

Bucher Elgin employees have many hobbies and interests, including hunting and fishing, scrapbooking, volunteering, woodworking, photography, hiking, ice skating, snow and water skiing, golfing, and travel, to name a few.

Nancy Wigent
"My ideas are taken seriously."
Maz Hoque
“A truly international place to work."
Tammy Black
"Bucher knows what their employees have to say is worth hearing.”
Larry Schaab
“Bucher cares about us like we are family, not just an employee.”

How to Reach Us

Elgin is approximately 40 miles east of the city of Chicago. The city is one of the more significant and quickly growing Illinois cities. It offers culture, recreation, and entertainment not found in other suburbs of Chicago.

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