• The functional link in hybrid drives

    The functional link in hybrid drives

    RINGSPANN freewheels regulate the dynamic interaction between the motors

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  • Business start of RINGSPANN Korea

    Business start of RINGSPANN Korea

    In order to offer our customers in South Korea an even better service and to expand our business in this country, RINGSPANN GmbH has established a new subsidiary.

  • Innovative smart solutions for the drive train

    Innovative smart solutions for the drive train

    RINGSPANN is implementing ready-to-install combination solutions consisting of shaft couplings and overload clutches

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  • The largest in the world of its kind

    The largest in the world of its kind

    Manufacturer RINGSPANN is once again setting standards in the field of freewheel technology

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  • Turns only in one direction

    Turns only in one direction

    The roller bearing design of our FZ freewheels (with nominal torques of up to 420 Nm) offers space advantages in construction

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Innovative Power Transmission Components and Clamping Fixtures

RINGSPANN was founded in 1944 and is headquartered in Bad Homburg near Frankfurt, Germany. It currently employs worldwide 475 employees in 16 international companies.

RINGSPANN is a leading technology manufacturer in freewheels, industrial brakes, shaft-hub-connections, overload clutches, couplings and precision clamping fixtures. The company has eight manufacturing facilities in Germany and abroad.


In 2017, the commissioning of a seventh plant took place to expand the manufacturing of brakes, couplings and shaft-hub-connections in Bad Homburg.

RINGSPANN’s service portfolio ranges from consultation and design and development, right through to the production of ready-to-install components. RINGSPANN is considered a premium manufacturer in all product segments, and we are international market leader in the area of freewheels.


We supply around 6000 customers worldwide in the industries of industrial gears and geared motors, mining, machine tools, food and packaging machines, energy generation, material handling, marine, rail, aerospace, vehicle construction, pulp and paper as well as in general machine building and plant construction. RINGSPANN is certified to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.

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Drive components for industrial gears and geared motors

RINGSPANN® is a leading manufacturer of power transmission components for geared motors, power transmission for industrial gears and clamping fixtures for production of gear wheels and gear parts. > more