About us

Knowledge driven, multi-product specialist

ERIKS is a multi-product specialist offering a wide range of mechanical engineering components and technical services to all sections of industry. Our 7,500 skilled people worldwide serve customers in their original equipment manufacturing (OEM) or maintenance, repair and overhaul operations (MRO). If required, we can also integrate into our customers’ businesses to establish an even closer and more responsive working relationship. 

Our technical know-how is our major strength. Over the last 80 years, we have built up deep knowledge in the areas of Sealing and Polymer & Engineered Plastics, Flow Control, Industrial and Hydraulic Hoses & Gaskets, Power Transmission and Tools, Maintenance and Safety.

ERIKS is part of SHV, a family-owned multinational consisting of seven group companies.

ERIKS in numbers


Our mission

We apply our skills, knowledge and expertise to make industrial companies work better, increasing their efficiency, while continuously challenging both them and us to improve. This starts with PSI. Through our Passion, Specialism and Innovation, we make industry work better.

How do we make our customers more successful?

Reducing total cost of ownership (TCO) is a key challenge for industries. In ERIKS, you have an experienced partner that can make your business work better and more efficient. The added value we offer customers includes documented savings potential throughout the entire process chain. Our customized products help companies to optimize their cost of operation and produce more sustainably and efficiently, allowing faster time-to-market. 

We see great opportunity to use our products and services to ensure the most innovative, highest-quality and most productive industry. Our extensive product and process knowledge allows us to co-engineer with our customers in original equipment manufacturing (OEM) and improve their products' performance. 


We are multi-product specialists

Availability of high quality products, on time deliveries and custom made solutions create a real difference for our customers.

We have a passion for know-how

We are more than sellers of products. We apply technical expertise for our customers and help them to make their business work better.

We innovate and co-engineer

We create out-of-the-box solutions for our customers and with our customers. We work together on constantly creating improvements that allow our customers to work better.

What we offer our customers

Our SHV values

ERIKS is part of SHV, a family company founded in 1896 that today consists of seven group companies. SHV's Corporate Philosophy, written in the 1980's, provides us with the values our company stands for. These values are the glue that holds us all together - wherever we are, or whatever we do in the company. 

SHV’s main values, integrity and trust, are very important to ERIKS. We encourage all ERIKS colleagues to embrace SHV’s Shared Values and Corporate Philosophy, and take it to the heart of their work.

Our ERIKS Success Principles

Our ambition is to be a leading industrial service provider that offers its customers a wide range of high-quality mechanical engineering components and related technical and logistics services. We want to make industry work better, together with our customers. To realize these goals, we apply the ERIKS Success Principles: Passion, Specialism and Innovation.



Product at the heart


Our passion is the pride we take in doing our job the best to our abilities. Passion is about going the extra mile for our customers and working together.


Service, life support for product


Our specialism, our know-how, is the core of our business. We are proud to be a specialist with a deep understanding of technology. This is how we can contribute to our customers’ success.


Solutions, saving you time and money every day


The world is changing and brings a great opportunity for ERIKS. We always strive to be in the lead, create change that matters. That is why we are constantly looking to improve and finding new ways.

Let's make industry work better

Improving industry together with our customers

We are proud to serve our industrial customers worldwide and make them more successful. With our skills, know-how and expertise we make our customers work better, increasing their efficiency, while continuously challenging both them and us to improve. To realize this, we apply the ERIKS Success Principles – PSI: Passion, Specialism and Innovation.

Let's make industry work better.

ERIKS Company Profile 2018

The heart of SHV and our people

SHV values dedicated to the future

General contact ERIKS Group Head Office


Mariaplaats 21
3511 LK Utrecht
The Netherlands

Find your local ERIKS contact

Post address

P.O. Box 19108
3501 DC Utrecht
The Netherlands

E info@eriks.com

Chamber of Commerce

37 01 32 89

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