ABOUT

Svendborg Brakes, part of the Altra Motion Group, is the innovator of yaw and rotor brake configurations and pioneers within hydraulic braking systems, power transmission and motion control products. Svendborg Brakes’ product range comprises hydraulic brakes and power units, soft braking controls and couplings to segments such as renewable energy, mining, cranes and oil & gas.

Aftermarket Solutions

Product Lifecycle Management

Minimize costly downtime by scheduled maintenance, efficient operations controls and product improvements.

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The Altra Group

Global designer and manufacturer of quality power transmission and motion control products

Svendborg Brakes is part of the Altra Motion Group. Altra comprises +20 manufacturing brands sold in +70 countries operating in +17 key markets. Altra Motion is a global company with the ability to provide local expertise and support.

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Aerospace & Defense

Aerospace & Defense

Rotary Wing Main Drives & Accessories, Fixed Wing Aircraft Accessory Drives, Fixed Wing Aircraft…

Crane & Hoist

Crane & Hoist

Overhead Traveling Bridge Cranes, Gantry Cranes, Jib Cranes, Monorail Lifting Systems, Top Slewing…

Electronics

Electronics

Electronic Wafer Manufacturing, Component Miniaturization, Semiconductor Equipment and IC…

Elevators

Elevators

Commercial Elevators, Industrial Elevators, Residential Elevators, Stair Lifts and Escalators.

Factory Automation

Factory Automation

Precision Control & Safety Requirements, Industry 4.0 and Internet of Things.

Farm & Agriculture

Farm & Agriculture

Mowers, Fan Drives, Grain Handling & Drying Equipment, Seeders & Sprayers, Pumps, Combines and…

Food & Beverage

Food & Beverage

Conveyors, Industrial Ovens, Mixers, Capping Equipment and Packaging Machinery.

Forklift Trucks & AGVs

Forklift Trucks & AGVs

Aerial Lifts, Automated Guided Vehicles, Electric Powered Lift Trucks and Gas Powered Lift Trucks.

Material Handling

Material Handling

Bulk Material Handling Conveyors, Monorails, Storage Retrieval Systems and Unit Handling Conveyors.

Medical & Surgical Tools

Medical & Surgical Tools

Powered Wheelchairs, Scooters, Surgical Tools, X-Ray Tables and Robotic/Precision Surgery Medical…

Metals Market

Metals Market

Levelers, Metal Fabrication, Steel Mill Roll Stands, Steel Slitters and Cranes.

Mining & Aggregriate

Mining & Aggregriate

Ball Mills, Cement Kilns, Mine Hoists, Drag Lines, Mining Shovels and Conveyors.

Oil & Gas

Oil & Gas

Gas Compressor Pumps, Off Shore Drilling Platforms, Oil and Gas Wells and Hydraulic Fracturing.

Robotics

Robotics

Collaborative Robots, Industrial Articulated Robots and Medical Robotics Autonomous, Mobile…

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy

Wind Turbines, Tidal Turbines, Solar Power, Ethanol Production Equipment, Biomass, Energy Storage,…

Transportation

Transportation

Class 8 Trucks, Automotive Seat Bearings, Off-road Vehicles and Light Duty Rail Transmissions.

Outdoor Power Equipment

Outdoor Power Equipment

Commercial Lawn Mowers, Golf Course Maintenance Equipment, Residential Lawn Mowers and Utility…

Water & Wastewater

Water & Wastewater

Cooling Towers, Pumps, Wastewater Treatment Facilities and Water Filtration.

CAREER

We truly welcome your application for our vacant positions as well as your unsolicited application, if you wish to be a part of our team of global leading experts.

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Global Footprint

Present in more than 70 countries!

Svendborg Brakes is present in +15 countries with full scale production in 4. Part of the Altra Motion Group the company's entire global footprint is spread between +70 countries represented by +25 brands.

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Customer Stories

Svendborg Brakes products play a vital role to the outcome of our customers' projects. Our global technicians and support network operate in many markets all over the world. We have sampled some reference stories.

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Contact 

Being global, we have colleagues in many corners of the world who are ready to assist and support all our customers. Our Chat function is manned 24/7, so no matter which time zone you operate in, there will always be someone ready to assist.