Industrial Gearboxes

We develop, design, manufacture and install custom gearboxes for all industrial branches. Contact us

Tailor-made solutions

As a leading manufacturer of custom-made gearboxes we are able to fulfill virtually any request for tailor-made solutions. The illustrated applications reflect only a small percentage of our product range. The featured gearboxes are examples of our gearboxes’ performance and high degree of specialisation. We also take care of the maintenance and repair of all gearboxes under the KACHELMANN GETRIEBE and Weiler brands.


Gearbox solutions from 2 kW to 1400 kW – KACHELMANN GETRIEBE is your partner in gearbox manufacturing!

Our engineers are able to determine customers’ requirements quickly and smoothly. They pay particular attention to ensure that the right size of gearbox is used – no compromises. KACHELMANN GETRIEBE has an extensive product range and a number of successfully developed drive solutions. Our engineers can rely on these at all times and come up with an optimum drive package for all requirements.


Short manufacturing cycles

Customers appreciate our lean project management that allows for short manufacturing cycles. Production, technology and administration work closely together, ensuring short communication channels and fast response times. We strive daily to ensure the best possible performance for the benefit of our customers and employees. This not only includes dealing with people, machines and the environment in a respectful manner, but also embodying a value and error-free culture.

Classification societies

We work together with the following classification societies:

  • American Bureau of shipping (ABS)
  • Det Norsk Veritas
  • Lloyds Register
  • Bureau Veritas
  • Germanisch Lloyd
  • Getriebebau in der 4. Generation

More than 500,000 gearboxes. More than 100 years. KACHELMANN GETRIEBE stands the tests of time!

We would love to hear from you!

We will find the right solution for your problem. We look forward to your inquiry!

Our selection of realized projects

Express-repair of extrusiongearbox helps to shorten down-time
General overhaul of an extruder spur gearbox in 3 weeks
Test bench gearbox
Press gearboxes for driving a deep-drawing press
Hoist gearbox equipped with elastic coupling and emergency brake
Dual screw extruder
Mixer gearboxes (Spur gears)
Trimming shear gearbox
Rolling mill gearboxes (Bevel helical gearboxes)

KACHELMANN GETRIEBE Your partner in gear manufacturing

We want to satisfy you as our customer.
Benefit from our many years of experience and our high quality standards.



Founded in 1894 as a castle forge in Bamberg, KACHELMANN GETRIEBE is now in the 4th generation as a specialist in drive solutions worldwide.



KACHELMANN GETRIEBE relies on state-of-the-art technology for its production facilities and CAD systems.



KACHELMANN GETRIEBE has a highly motivated staff in production, technology and administration.



KACHELMANN GETRIEBE thinks sustainably and has joined the sustainability initiative of mechanical and plant engineering "Blue Competence".



With KACHELMANN GETRIEBE, your gearboxes are in good and especially in safe hands. KACHELMANN GETRIEBE stands for quality.


Pick-up service

KACHELMANN GETRIEBE offers a free pick-up service, as a transmission can rarely be repaired at the customer's site.

„Benefit from our 100 years’ experience in customer gearbox construction in all industries.“

- Dipl. Kffr. Andrea v. Wartenberg (geb. Kachelmann), Managing Director.

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Additional range of services

Single-part production

Request Single-part

We not only offer you complete gearboxes, but also manufacture individual parts on request. With the drawing we start to design, assemble and accompany you up to the installation of the new part.

Maintenance / Retrofit

Environmental conscious

We recommend regular maintenance of your industrial gear unit. By optimizing existing gearboxes, we are environmentally conscious, save resources and reduce downtimes.

METALLUK couplings

Any conditions of use

We offer reliable and fail-safe METALLUK couplings. As part of our offer we offer new products, repairs and the overhaul of clutches.

KACHELMANN GETRIEBE - Your partner in gear manufacturing

4th generation as a specialist for drive solutions
founded in 1894 over 125 years’ experience
more than 500 000 KACHELMANN GETRIEBE gearboxes 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!