Westwood, NJ (PRWEB) April 10, 2009
Ringfeder Corporation, one of the industry leaders in power transmission components, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the GERWAH Group by its parent company, VBG Group of Sweden. This acquisition places the GERWAH Group under the direction of Ringfeder Power Transmission.
The highly respected GERWAH Group of Grosswallstadt, Germany, is a premier drive component manufacturer and is known for their 30 plus years of experience in the development, manufacturing and marketing of high quality products such as shaft to hub couplings and safety overload devices for mechanical power transmission applications.
This merger will strengthen and accelerate RINGFEDER's growth in the power transmission market in the Americas and globally. The Ringfeder Power Transmission brands will be further enhanced by the addition of the GERWAH brand. The brands are RINGFEDER®, their premium brand, ECOLOC® and GERWAH®.
Ringfeder Corporation markets a wide range of quality power transmission components and has been the industry leader in keyless shaft/hub technology for more than 37 years. Some other power transmission solutions provided by RINGFEDER include shock absorbing devices, flexible elastomeric couplings, flexible disc couplings and torque limiters along with other specialty and custom made products. These components are designed for use in machinery built for the industrial, woodworking, metalworking, oil & gas drilling, packaging, conveyor, machine tool, logging, printing and construction markets. Ringfeder Corporation is a member of AEM (Association of Equipment Manufacturers), PTRA (Power-Motion Technology Representatives Association) and the PTDA (Power Transmission Distributors Association).
For more information, please contact Ringfeder Corporation directly at 888-746-4333 or download their new Multi Mont catalog online at http://www.ringfeder.com.
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