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About Tipco | Tipco Technologies


TIPCO Technologies, Inc. is your complete fluid solution supplier for all of your industrial, hydraulic, and high-purity applications. As a leading provider of fluid conveyance and sealing solutions focused on hose assemblies and custom gaskets, TIPCO is here to supply quality products that meet your needs. TIPCO is the largest stocking distributor in the Mid-Atlantic, representing renowned brands throughout Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and Southern New Jersey.

Family-owned and operated since 1888, our history of customer satisfaction and speed to market provides you the experience and expertise needed to solve your most challenging hose problems.

Customer Centric Solutions

TIPCO Technologies is committed to working with you to provide you with products, assistance, and solutions when you need it. Let our customer fulfillment team members serve as a part of your company’s team to help in any of the following capacities:


  • Complete Hose Fabrication
  • Speed to market capabilities via all stocking locations, massive inventory presence with more than 14,000 SKU’s
  • Afternoon UPS
  • Customer centric OEM kitting
  • Custom Cut Gaskets and O-Rings
  • Customer Dedicated Inventory Programs
  • R.F.I.D Technology
  • Hose Pressure Testing and Certification up to 30,000 PSI
  • Hose Conductivity Testing and Certification
  • Hose and Tubing Color Coding
  • Blanket Orders and JIT Shipments
  • On-Site Safety Surveys
  • Metal Hose Welding
  • Customized Customer Part Numbers
  • Lean Manufacturing Initiatives
  • Blanket order / JIT shipments
  • On-Site Safety Surveys
  • Training
  • Product Comparison Testing
  • Engineering and Quality Assurance Capabilities
  • Product Cross Referencing
  • All hoses Cleaned with Ultra Clean

TIPCO Technologies

We are TIPCO: Embracing Change Since 1888

1888 – Founded by George P. Thomas as a Goodyear Rubber location in Baltimore, MD

1929 – Business was purchased by George P. Thomas 

1960 – Business was purchased by Wallace Cadel and incorporated as George P. Thomas Rubber Company

1983 – Business was purchased by Robert A. Lyons, Sr.

1987 – George P. Thomas Rubber Company relocated to Owings Mills, MD and was renamed Thomas Industrial Products, Inc. 

1991 – Thomas Industrial Products opened first branch operation in Chantilly, VA

1997 – Thomas Industrial Products opened second branch operation in Frederick, MD

1999 – Thomas Industrial Products was renamed TIPCO Technologies, Inc.    

2001 – TIPCO Technologies was transitioned to second generation Robert A. Lyons Jr. & Theresa Lyons

2005 – Opened a branch in East Baltimore North Point

2006 – Opened Hose Centers in Glen Burnie, MD and Lorton, VA

2010 – Opened Hose Center in Richmond, VA

2012 – Opened Hose Center in Lynchburg, VA

2013 – Opened Hose Center in Bear, DE

2015 – Dedicated a Metal Hose Fabricating location in Lynchburg, VA

2016 – Opened Gasket & Sealing location in Glen Burnie, MD

2017 – North Point Hose Center repositioned to Fredericksburg, VA

2017 – Opened TIPCO OEM Services ISO-9001

2019 – Opened Hose Center in Hanover, PA

2020 – Acquired XS Hydraulics Vineland, NJ – Now TIPCO Hose Center.

2021 – Opened new Distribution and Hose Center in Manassas, VA




TIPCO Technologies Aeroquip Express Stores

We Keep You Moving!

The TIPCO Technologies Aeroquip Express Stores in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Pennsylvania and New Jersey are your one stop locations for all of your hydraulic hose and fitting needs.


Each one of our stores is staffed by a team of Danfoss Aeroquip certified technicians.

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