Built Tough since 2004

Built Tough

Established in 2004 maXtek steering has specialised in hydraulic steering. The South Korean based manufacturing plant supplies 95% of the South Korean domestic market. Over 70% of use is in commercial fishing boats operating 10-12 hours a day.

The Steering Experts

Inboard Hydraulic Steering was released in 2006 followed by Outboard Hydraulic Steering in 2008. In 2010 a system for Stern Drives was developed and in 2016 a power assisted steering system was released.

Be the Best

The company’s goal is simple. To create the best hydraulic steering in the world! Now sold in 40 countries their commitment to quality is unwavering.


Distributed in New Zealand by Absolute Marine since 2013 the uptake has been impressive with leading New Zealand boat builders choosing to use maXtek.