Hydraulic motors and rotators

Black Bruin radial piston hydraulic motors and rotators are based on a Finnish invention and over 60 years of experience in the field of radial piston cam ring technology and working tirelessly in a wide variety of mobile and industrial power transmission applications.


For over 60 years Black Bruin radial piston hydraulic motors and rotators have powered various mobile and industrial applications worldwide. Important part of our business is to have a deep understanding of hydraulic system functionality, requirements of different type of applications and also market demands in various parts of the world.

At Black Bruin we want to know your application needs and together with you, design the best possible solution to enhance the performance, reliability and efficiency of your machinery.




Mining and material handling

Marine and offshore



A Black Bruin goes on after any other solution gives up. You can depend on a Black Bruin motor in all conditions. Its serviceability is superior to any other solution available. With its unique design and perfect fit to your hydraulic drive system, you can be sure you have the best and can lead the field.


Calling climate farmers and anybody else not wanting to sink into wetland

The German company mera Rabeler GmbH & Co. KG has 30 years’ experience modifying and developing track vehicles. Utilizing their unique know-how, they have innovated a new vehicle specifically for wetland and natural terrain. The drive system of a new track vehicle called muR was developed together with Th. Niehues GmbH and Black Bruin. The innovation could literally pave the way for the growth of a new sustainable business, ‘climate farming’.

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Metsjö knows how a farmer´s heart beats and what they need in transportation

Metsjö is a company which excels in building transport solutions for professional users needing to operate both on and off road. For 10 years, Metsjö has been cooperating with Black Bruin, applying the hydraulic direct drive motors in what is known as BPW AGRO Drive. ‘A strong and nimble solution’, is one way to describe it.

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For the love of the craft: ”How to get your job done more easily and all in one go”

Jussi Antman is a superpower. Because he never intends to stop learning. This man who has run his own company specialising in regeneration and thinning felling for a proud 20 years has a profound understanding of the harvester rotators of different makes and brands – their links and brakes. And at the end of the day the end result is clear: ”I like this one best – the harvester and the rotator.”

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May 2024

IFAT 2024

Munich, Germany

Welcome to meet us at stand 119 in hall B5.

Latest news


Introducing Johnny Karlsson – A powerhouse determined to keep Black Bruin motors spinning in Scandinavia

Johnny Karlsson has been appointed Sales Director Scandinavia at Black Bruin as of February 9, 2024. Bringing a wealth of international experience in sales, marketing, and business development, Johnny, based in Umeå, Sweden, will be developing both mobile and industrial motor sales operations across the Scandinavian market.

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For the love of technology and people

In recognition of your hard and innovative work, and loyalty for over 40 years: Black Bruin’s Golden Distributor Award presented to NAHI’s Kent Strand.

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A gem of another kind

A true love affair: The Team Leader of Black Bruin’s sales back office team, Jaana Tabally, and Black Bruin have been together already for 25 years. What is the secret of such a long and lasting relationship?

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