Electrohydraulic steering

  • Overview
  • Product range
  • Documents
  • Tools and apps
  • Videos
  • 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

Maintenance-free

Fulfill safety requirements

Parametrized safety functions

Integrated steering and safety controller in the product

Product range

  • OSPE
    OSPE

    Electrohydraulic steering valve with functional safety standard SIL 2, performance level d, smart steering.

  • EHi
    EHi

    Tüv certified EHi steering valve - SIL 2 fail safe. Performance level d for applications with quick steering, auto guidance, GPS steering, 4 wheel steering, joystick steering and mini wheel.

  • EHPS
    EHPS

    Large machines like articulated steering tractors, dumpers and loaders benefit from the flexibility of the EHPS.

  • PVED CLS
    PVED CLS

    Steer by Wire technology with functional Safety SIl 2, Tüv certified performance level d, CAN BUS interface, miniwheel, joystick steering and auto guidance - GPS steering.

  • e-Wheel 100 from Danfoss Power Solutions
    e-Wheel 100

    The e-Wheel 100 is an electric steering input device with passive force-feedback for electro-hydraulic steering systems in off-highway machines. It provides better operator comfort and reduces operator fatigue.

Documents

Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Application guide Closed Loop Joystick Steering English Multiple 28 Jan, 2019 21.9 MB .pdf
Data sheet EH Electrohydraulic Steering Valve Data Sheet English United States 09 Sep, 2018 1.3 MB .pdf
Data sheet EHi Steering Valve Data Sheet English Multiple 05 Aug, 2018 514.1 KB .pdf
Service guide EHi Steering Valve Service Manual English United States 21 Mar, 2018 5.3 MB .pdf
User guide EHi Steering Valve Technical Information English Multiple 09 Aug, 2018 3.5 MB .pdf
User guide EHPS Steering Valve with PVE Electrical Actuation Module and OSPCX CN Steering Wheel Technical Information Manual English United States 18 Mar, 2018 3.3 MB .pdf
Promotion material OSPE Electrohydraulic Steering Units Rapid Response Brochure English United States 18 Mar, 2018 3.5 MB .pdf
Promotion material OSPE Electrohydraulic Steering Units Rapid Response Brochure Chinese (CN) China 8.3 MB .pdf
Service guide OSPE Steering Valve Service Manual English United States 18 Mar, 2018 7.1 MB .pdf
User guide OSPE Steering Valve Technical Information English United States 18 Mar, 2018 4.0 MB .pdf
Data sheet OSPE with Integrated EH-valve Data Sheet English United States 18 Mar, 2018 700.5 KB .pdf
Data sheet OSPE with Integrated EH-valve Data Sheet Chinese (CN) China 335.5 KB .pdf
Data sheet OSPE with PVED-CLS Steering Valve Controller Data Sheet English United States 18 Mar, 2018 677.1 KB .pdf
Operating guide PLUS+1® Compliant SASA Function Block User Manual English United States 15 Mar, 2018 177.5 KB .pdf
Operating guide PVED-CLS Controller for Electrohydraulic Steering User Manual English Multiple 22 Aug, 2018 4.2 MB .pdf
User guide PVED-CLS Controller Technical Information English United States 17 Mar, 2018 2.5 MB .pdf
User guide PVED-CLS Demo Kit Technical Information English Multiple 06 Nov, 2019 3.6 MB .pdf
Certificate PVED-CLS Functional Safety English Multiple 14 Aug, 2019 2.6 MB .pdf
Certificate PVED-CLS Functional Safety Annex English Multiple 14 Aug, 2019 2.5 MB .pdf
Application guide PVED-CLS Startup Guide English Multiple 06 Nov, 2019 9.9 MB .pdf
User guide SASA Sensor Technical Information English Multiple 08 Aug, 2018 2.6 MB .pdf
Data sheet SASA Steering Wheel Sensor Data Sheet English United States 19 Mar, 2018 439.3 KB .pdf
User guide Steering Components Technical Information German Germany 10.1 MB .pdf
User guide Steering Components Technical Information English Multiple 08 Aug, 2018 9.6 MB .pdf
User guide Steering Components Technical Information Japanese Japan 11 Jul, 2018 2.4 MB .pdf
Promotion material Steering towards a competitive difference Brochure Portuguese Brazil 19 Apr, 2018 12.0 MB .pdf
Promotion material Steering towards a competitive difference Brochure English United States 30 Aug, 2018 13.8 MB .pdf
Promotion material Steering towards a competitive difference Brochure Chinese (CN) China 13 Dec, 2018 20.2 MB .pdf
Service guide Steering Valve EHPS and EHPS with OLS 320 Service Manual English Multiple 06 Aug, 2018 9.1 MB .pdf
Installation guide Steering wheel sensor SASA Installation Guide English Multiple 19 Mar, 2018 2.7 MB .pdf

Tools and apps

eSteering system design toolbox

eSteering system design toolbox

A set of information and tools that will help you design and configure your electro hydraulic steering system with Danfoss.

Videos

Related applications

  • Agriculture
    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
    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.

  • Road building
    Road building

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

  • Hydraulic solutions for forestry machines
    Forestry

    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.

Related solutions

  • 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.

  • 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. This electrohydraulic steering system enables operators to manually adjust the steering mode. This also allows them to best match machine performance to the task at hand.

  • 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
    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 began producing hydrostatic steering units back in the 1960s. Since then we have introduced many new variants, adapting to both market and regulatory needs. In early 2000, Danfoss developed the first generation of electrohydraulic steering products to fit a wide range of machine types. With GPS automatic steering, variable steering ratio and joystick steering, we made it possible to help customers increase their productivity and comfort.