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From booth B26 into the future

Hanover Fair:

  • 24 - 28 April 2017
  • 200.000 visitors
  • 6,500 international exhibitors
  • 200,000 square metres

The sector of Motion, Drive & Automation plays a key role here. The drive- and hydraulic components as well as the brake and cooling systems by KTR Systems are essential components to push the fourth industrial revolution.

Be there – in hall 25 at booth B26!


Product News

Highly flexible up to 45,000 Nm - New: BoWex-ELASTIC® HE

The two new sizes of BoWex-ELASTIC® HE 240 and 275 HE are suitable for powerful drives up to 5,000 kW transmitting torques up to 45,000 Nm.


  • Diesel generators
  • Compressors
  • Powerful stationary and mobile drive systems


Press Release

Backlash-free plus two: SYNTEX®-NC sizes 15 and 60

The new sizes are suitable for shaft diameters from 15 mm and 60 mm with a maximum release torque of 14 Nm and 550 Nm.

As with the other sizes, it is characterized by its compact design and ease of assembly.


  • Automation Plants
  • Positioning Technology
  • Special Machinery


Press Release

Compact power made of one single Piece: Floating caliper brake with a one-piece brake caliper

The latest brake calipers of series XS, S and M are made of one single piece. The special LT nodular iron combines housing, distance and counter plate as one compact unit.


  • Mining
  • Cranes
  • Marine Applications

Brake Systems



Limit torques: RUFLEX® torque limiter size 9

On the occasion of the HMI 2017 we will present you the low-cost torque limiter RUFLEX® in the new size 9. It allows to almost double the overload protection – for torques up to 12,000 Nm. All torques from 2,500 to 12,000 Nm can be set easily and infinitely variable. Having eliminated the overload, you can continue with the operation immediately


  • General Engineering
  • Materials Handling
  • Crusher


KTR-STOP® TB as a disk and drum brake

The new KTR-STOP® TB is available as a disk and drum brake design. The disk brake is available in sizes S1, S2 and S3. The drum brakes T200 – T710 are available in seven sizes from drum diameter 200 – 710 mm.

Particularly suitable for:

  • Cranes/hoists
  • Conveyor belts
  • Steel mills 

KTR-STOP® Thruster Brakes

KTR-STOP® Thruster Brakes - Flyer (pdf)

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Agardy, Josef
Product Manager of Electromechanical Brake Systems
Banemann, Rainer
Product Manager Steel Lamina Couplings
Bettmer, Christoph
Product Manager Hydraulic Components
Brüning, Michael
Product Manager Elastic Couplings
Bruns, Horst
Product Manager Steel Tanks
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Deister, Johannes
Product Manager Servo Couplings
Hücker, Andreas
Product Manager Flange- and Gear Couplings
Kösters, Jürgen
Product Manager Measuring Torque
Liekam, Fabian
Product Manager Hydraulic Brakes
Kohls, Dirk
Product Manager Torque Limiters
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Silies, Ansgar
Product Manager Gear Couplings
Vorholt, Marco
Product Manager Magnetic Couplings
Artmann, André
Sales Manager Europe
Edzards, Jürn
Sales Manager Wind Brakes
Hagedoorn, Hans
General Manager KTR Benelux
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Hofstede, Joachim
Sales Manager Asia
Maybaum, Torben
Manager Core Business
Peper, Rob
Sales Manager KTR NL
Partmann, Dr. Norbert
Manager Business Units and CEO KTR Brake Systems GmbH
Platt, Martin
Sales Manager
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Sandkötter, Guido
Sales Manager Germany & Austria
Wienkotte, Thomas
Sales Manager Industry Brakes

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KTR Systems - We reinvented ourselves for you

One pillar is good, four are better. That is why we reinvented ourselves for you: Since 1st January 2017 KTR Kupplungstechnik has traded under the name KTR Systems GmbH. The new company name combines the four product ranges of drive technology, hydraulic components, brake systems and cooling systems under a single roof. Come to see KTR Systems‘ new appearance at the Hanover Fair 2017 for the first time.





2017 Partner Country: Poland

Every year, one country is spotlighted at the world's biggest trade fair for industrial technology: HANNOVER MESSE. In 2017, Poland is being featured as the show’s official Partner Country.

Our subsidiaries in Poland:

KTR Polska SP. Z. O. O.
ul. Czerwone Maki 65
30-392 Kraków


Steel Constructions:
KTR Steel Construction Sp. z o.o.
ul. Kolejowa 1
46-040 Ozimek