Gearboxes for hydromecanical equipment industry

KACHELMANN GETRIEBE delivers for manufacturers of ship superstructures, ship chandlers, yards and waterway and shipping authorities all over Germany.

The equipment for the Brandenburg frigates, as well as diverse navy ships for foreign navies with helicopter on-board handling systems is a high point in the company’s history. Extremely demanding environmental parameters dominate the development of KACHELMANN GETRIEBE in this industry.

Areas of application:

  • Gearboxes for ship superstructures, such as winches and cranes
  • Gearboxes for custom designs, such as helicopter on-board handling systems of various sizes
  • Gearboxes for lock gates
  • Pump transfer gearboxes
  • Single drives for locks and gates consist of gear and pinion
  • Pump transfer gearboxes

KACHELMANN GETRIEBE for the water and shipping industry prove themselves by:

  • Durable design for use in salt water/salty air
  • Special sealing systems for protection against penetration of salt water/salty air
  • Specially developed lubrication units and oil supply
  • Sufficiently dimensioned gear sizes
  • Consideration of customer-specific requirements for size and installation conditions
  • Durable housing in steel or cast iron construction
  • Sufficiently dimensioned roller bearings and sealing elements
  • Monitoring on customer request – also remote monitoring
  • Designed for 24-hour continuous operation

Our selection of realized projects

Bevel helical gearbox with hollow shaft to accommodate the chain shank shaft
Overhaul of spur gears for lock gates
Pump transfer gearboxes
Helicopter on-board handling system

KACHELMANN GETRIEBE - Your partner in gearbox construction

in the 4th generation as a specialist for drive solutions
Founded in 1894 with over 130 years experience
over 500 000 KACHELMANN-GETRIEBE worldwide

We would love to hear from you!

Call us at +49 (9543) 84 55-11 or use our contact form. We look forward to your inquiry!