Engine Transportation

Simply the safest way

Safeguarding your valuable Engine assets requires a whole chain of events to be carefully managed, which is simplest with a HYDRO engine transport system at the very heart of your operation.

Over the years, HYDRO has set the standard for safe engine transportation. Our products stand between your engine and potential harm. We ensure every detail delivers simple operation and total safety, paired with extreme robustness for the harshest conditions.

State-of-the-art lean production ensures world-class on-time delivery of new stands to our customers. Robotic-welding, laser-tracked inspection and dedicated assembly technicians help ensure complete reliability.

Our Engine Transportation stands are supported by ten strategically located service stations around the world. Why accept any risk? Entrust us with your engine transportation.

Facts and Figures




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engine transportation stands produced in 2019



different transportation stands available for the Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engine

Your added value?

The following case studies show how you can benefit in working together with us in the area of Engine Transportation:

Engine Transportation Stand needs to be delivered in time and in the right quality to the customer to make sure the spare engine can be picked Up at the OEM and transported to the customers base:

All Engine Transportation Stands are completely manufactured in-house to guarantee 100% control of all manufacturing processes. A dedicated serial production line is in place at our facility in the USA to allow stand production in very high quantities and best quality. Our experience is unique to any other Engine Stand Manufacturer and has a prooven track record.

You require regular maintenance and repair of your engine transportation stands:

We offer full service or maintanance packages for after sales service of engine stands. We service two stands a day and can be reactive to go on-site for inspection and repair. We make sure that the operation of all my engine stands is trouble-free and know exactly the current operational reliability of your stands. Our world-wide network of service-center keeps shipping costs and turn-around-times down.

“I will ensure that your product is safe and delivered precisely to specification.”

Michael Hensel

HYDRO Quality Manager

Basic Engine Stands

The Basic Engine Stand for Trent XWB engines allows storage and on-site movement and is ready for bootstrapping, as an option.

Whole Engine Stands (WES)

The Whole Engine Stand (WES) is designed for storage, road and air transport of Trent XWB engines.

Split Engine Stands (SES)

The Split Engine Stand (SES) is the only possibility to transport the XWB engine in standard freighter aircrafts like B747F and B777F.

All Purpose Stands (APS)

The All Purpose Stand (APS) is designed for air transport and road transport of Trent 1000 engines.