Overview of Hose & Cable Management

Poor hose or cable management on reciprocating or moving machinery can result in premature rupture of hoses and cables. There are a number of causes such as wear, abrasion, kinking, being caught in machinery or passing in-house traffic. Irrespective of cause, the result is the same - increased maintenance costs through machine down time, plus the cost of repairs, and consequential damage.

Hoses and cables lying around shop floors or hanging from ceilings can cause potential problems affecting maintenance costs and creating a potentially unsafe work area.

JSG provides a wide range of reels that are sure to fit your price point, and your application. These can be supplied with or without hose, and are all backed by our support team and many years of experience.


Available in Spring Retractable, Air Assisted and Hydraulic driven and in a variety of sizes from ¼” up to 1 ½”. Can be used for diesel fuel, high pressure grease, compressed air and lubricating oils.


When diesel or gasoline is being transferred it is very important to have high quality dependable Gleason Static reels in use to ensure removal of all static electricity & thus preventing an explosion.


Gleason cable reels come in either spring or motor driven, covering from 35A to 600A & 10V to 600V and from 3 core to 36 core cables and from 10m to 60m depending on the size of cable. Suitable for a range of applications including Off-Line Payout, Vertical Lift, Drag, Horizontal Stretch, & Retrieve.


The range covers cable carriers/hose carriers, flexible cable trays and heavy duty drag chains. Gleason Powertrak is available in a variety of styles and materials, including flip-open for easy access to cables and hoses, in Glass Reinforced Plastic, Steel & Stainless Steel.


Festoons are the ideal solution for supplying power to moving equipment when there is sufficient vertical space to allow for looping of cables and hoses. Models to handle wide range of Loads and speeds in straight or curved track. Widely used on container cranes, machines tools material handling.


Field service vehicles and workshops provide maintenance to heavy mining vehicles involving lubrication, oils & coolants. Appropriate hose and cable management systems ensure these sites run effectively & efficiently.


Whether it be offshore or land based, the Oil & Gas industry is prone to extreme environments which demand high quality hose & cable management systems with low downtime.


Static discharge reels or Bonding & Grounding systems, connect two or more pieces of equipment to keep the same electric potential among them, preventing static sparking. There are end connectors available for all cables lengths and types.


From diesel to chemicals the safe transfer of these fluids is critical to most businesses. Specialised hoses and components are required to ensure these chemicals don’t cause issues during transfer.


Gleason Heavy duty I-Beam Supported Festoon Systems are designed for high speed and high load applications. Maximum speeds, dependant on model range from 107 to 244 metres per minute.


There are many industries that benefit from correct hose & cable management systems. These include; Printing, Water Supply, Automation, Pulp & Paper, Theatre and Staging plus many more....


Duration: 3.35

Author: Gleeson Reel

This video shows an overview of the full Gleason Reel product offering.

Automotive Robot with Gleason's PowerTrak Cable Carrier - PT45G

Duration: 4.01

Author: Gleeson Reel

Automotive Robot with Gleason's PowerTrak Cable Carrier - PT45G.

Gleason Reel: How to Adjust Roller Guide Arm

Duration: 3.00

Author: Hubbell Electrical Systems

This video goes through steps to adjust the roller guide arm position on your Gleason® cable or hose reel. Please consult the IOM manual supplied with your reel for more details. Tools required.

Gleason Reel: How to Adjust Reel Tensioning

Duration: 2.37

Author: Gleeson Reel

Watch step-by-step instructions on how to add or remove cable or hose pull tension on your reel. The sample used in the video is a Gleason® Cable-Master Reel, but the same basic instructions can be applied for all similar designs.

45G NexGen PowerTrak

Duration: 0.55

Author: Gleeson Reel

Gleason's 45G NexGen PowerTrak in automobile plant.

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