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RUD Ketten – Bereich TECDOS

Booth number: Hall B - 3933-7

About us

RUD drive systems offer optimum solutions for diverse applications. Based on the round steel chain as traction mechanism we develop and manufacture a big variety of drive and transmission solutions for lifting moving, telescoping, sliding and moving applications.

RUD round steel chain drives offer you a long-lasting robust solution in comparison to roller chain drives, wire ropes or rack-and-pinion drives.

Whether you are moving cranes, lift industrial doors or move an elevator, RUD round steel chain drives are robust and perfectly suited to the adverse conditions in the industrial or maritime environment.

Through our long lasting experience with round steel chain applications in diverse industries like maritime, all our components and round steel chain drives are perfectly synchronised with each other and provide reliable and long-lasting TECDOS System..

Products and services

TECDOS® Systems are the ideal drive solution for translatory and pivoting actuation.

For moving travellers on a beam, ship cranes along its rail or for skidding applications, they surpass comparable rack and pinion drives as they are much more resistant against dirt, sand, ice, etc. and are easier to install and much more tolerant in case of disalignment.

Its modular design allows to combine it with electric, hydraulic or pneumatic motors or to be purchased as a complete unit with motor.

Examples of typical Omega drive applications:

  • Aligning and adjusting ship loaders / unloaders
  • Moving ship cranes
  • Opening and closing of hatch covers
  • Rotating platforms
  • Driving ferry propulsion
  • Moving freight cars for unloading
  • Extending telescopic jibs from ship loaders or cranes
  • Moving of stud poles
  • Skidding systems
  • Floot protection
  • Flootgate
OMEGA DRIVE - Versatile drive systems for linear and curved motion

OMEGA DRIVE - Versatile drive systems for linear and curved motion


RUD Ketten – Bereich TECDOS
73432 Aalen

Phone: +49 7361 504-1457

Emanuele Frisi
Area Sales Manager TECDOS
Phone: +49 7361 504-1318

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