Electrohydraulic steering

  • Overview
  • Product range
  • Related applications
  • Related solutions
  • Case studies

Steering solutions that take you to the next level

We do some of the thinking for you. After 50 years in the steering business, we know how to anticipate your needs in innovative mobile steering solutions. Regardless of whether you build machines for agriculture, construction or material handling, our electrified steering systems can help you:

  • save time and money
  • increase machine control
  • increase productivity
  • improve operator’s comfort

And with a special focus on industry standards and certified safety levels –built directly into our advanced solutions –we help you make safer, more intelligent machinery that will get faster and more efficiently to your markets. Today. And tomorrow.

In connection to the recent Hydraulik Nord Fluidtechnik acquisition, the current Danfoss Power Solutions steering portfolio is being consolidated. We are working on bringing more value to our customers and strengthening our product offering while focusing on best-in-industry performance.

Compliant with your needs of tomorrow

At Danfoss Power Solutions, we always aim to stay one step ahead. Because we are ambitious. And because we are eager to develop products and solutions that will help improve our customers’ business. We know that meeting legislation are pivotal to your business. Therefore, our full portfolio from the basic valve to the complete solution meet the stringent safety regulation for ON-Road operation. Our dedicated work is being widely acknowledged with 3rd party certifications emphasizing our expertise and credibility. As a result, our products and solutions are the optimum choice for ambitious professionals.

Features and benefits

Parametrized steering function

Improved ergonomics

Flexibility in cabin design

Reduction of noise in cabin

Simplified assembly


Fulfill safety requirements

Parametrized safety functions

Integrated steering and safety controller in the product

Product range

Electrohydraulic steering valves with integrated safety controllers

All our electrohydraulic steering units come with integrated steering and safety controllers.
The highest standards of safety and low noise level in a compact solution.

Electrohydraulic steering input devices and sensors

Enjoy greater machine and cabin design flexibility and improved operator comfort with up to 65% reduced muscle activity and up to 6% increased productivity. Unleash the full potential.

PVE actuator

PVE actuator overview

The Danfoss PVE series of controllers for electro-hydraulic steering solutions gives you access to the first intelligent sub-system that integrates all steering and safety functionalities in a valve.

Related applications

  • Agriculture

    Farmers need agricultural machines that deliver the same high productivity every season. Hydraulic solutions from Danfoss ensure world-class performance from each machine, and a comfortable, stress-free working environment for their operators.

  • Construction

    Space is limited on construction sites, and there are people working everywhere. Contractors need machines that can safely maneuver in a tight spot. At the same time they still need to be powerful enough to get the job done. At Danfoss, we deliver the components, software, and controls that enable your machines to run safely, efficiently and effectively.

  • Hydraulic solutions for forestry machines

    Rough, sloping terrain and cramped working conditions call for robust and reliable forestry machines. We make sure you can manage everything from cutting trees and transport to preparing the forest floor for replanting. We have the smart hydraulic solutions your machines need for precise and efficient forestry operations.

  • Lawn and turf
    Lawn and turf

    Lawn and turf machines must adapt to their surroundings and the season – becoming sweepers or snow blowers as required. At Danfoss, we make hydraulic solutions to provide that flexibility and ensure safe and efficient operation.

  • Road building
    Road building

    Advanced hydraulic systems from Danfoss deliver the machine performance that ensures road builders can meet their deadlines.

Related solutions

  • All-wheel steering
    All-wheel steering

    All-wheel steering is one example of how Danfoss is at the forefront of machine versatility. This helps customers getting the most out of their equipment. Electrohydraulic steering system enables operators to manually adjust the steering mode, allowing them to best match machine performance to the task at hand.

  • Auto-guided steering system
    Auto-guided steering system

    To remain competitive in today’s agricultural equipment market, OEMs are offering satellite-based, automatic steering solutions.

  • Joystick steering
    Joystick steering

    Danfoss continues to lead the way with advanced, electrohydraulic joystick steering solutions. These offer design flexibility for you, superior machine controllability and performance for your customers.

  • Quick steering
    Quick steering

    The ability to customize a machine’s steering ratio gives operators added precision while keeping them in ultimate control. At Danfoss, we call this dynamic steering ratio adjustment “quick steering.”

  • Steer-by-wire

    Our fail-safe steer-by-wire solutions allow you to remove the steering column. You can then replace it with smaller, precise steering mechanisms such as a joystick or mini-wheel.

Case studies

  • Operator comfort and productivity
    Improving operator comfort and productivity

    At Danfoss, we’re partnering with our OEM customers and distributors to reinvent how operators interact with machines. This helps increasing productivity and comfort.

  • Electrohydraulic steering evolution
    Electrohydraulic steering evolution

    Danfoss has optimized the new generation of electrohydraulic steering. We added new features for intelligence and safety for better user experience. Furthermore, new products are underway to further meet our customers’ demands and improve comfort and safety.