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Special gears from Ohorn for heavy machinery construction

In February this year, two five-stage bevel planetary gear units with torsion shaft systems were delivered to a company in the German-speaking region. This provider of sustainable complex solutions for global mineral processing and the metal refining industry has been a customer for over ten years. ”The two gear units with different sizes will ultimately …

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“Anniversary gear unit” in Ohorn: 250,000 delivered in January

On 24 January 2022, ZIMM Germany celebrated “grandly” in a double meaning of the word. On the one hand, because the four-stage bevel planetary gear unit of construction size 700 (product code: B4 GKP4-700-346,3-R-VO-VL200) that was prepared for delivery was not exactly one of the smallest; and on the other, because it was the 250,000th …

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ZIMM gear unit for ladle turret drives

The hydro-bevel planetary gear unit manufactured in Ohorn, which is used to drive ladle turrets, must be able to move a total weight of up to 610 tons. The drive is the largest of a range of transmissions for this application and its drive train is up to 95% hydraulic. In addition to the large …

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Familiar reliability with a new drive

The cooperation between ZIMM Deutschland and the transport company Logistik Consult und Service – LOCS GmbH, based in Pulsnitz (Saxony), shows that long-term partnerships can survive management changes. While the company was renamed ZIMM Deutschland a year ago, LOCS recently took over Nah- und Ferntransporte Wäntig. This company had been responsible for local and long-distance …

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Strengthening the ZIMM brand in Russia

With almost 17 million square kilometres, Russia is the largest country in the world in terms of area. Around 77 percent of the population lives west of the Ural Mountains and thus in the European part of the state. In 2019, goods worth EUR 199.8 billion were imported, around 1/3rd of which were from the …

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More drive for wind power

As announced at the end of March, by 2030, the US government under President Joe Biden wants to have supplied more than ten million households with environmentally-friendly electricity by building wind farms along the Atlantic and Pacific coasts. The aim is to produce 30 GW (30 billion Watts) of wind power. In order to achieve …

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Apprenticeship certificate in the pocket

Mirko Kockel, Dominik Mütze and Niklas Pilz started their apprenticeship as cutting machine operators specialising in turning technology at C.H. Schäfer in 2017 and they have just successfully completed it at ZIMM Germany GmbH. Despite the massive cancellation of classes due to coronavirus, they have always tried and learnt hard with maximum support of the company. All of them …

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Under the banner of the Scandinavian crosses

“Whether it’s environmental compatibility and energy efficiency in production, the expansion of renewable energies, fossil-free energy generation, smart power grids, alternative drives or the electrification of the transport sector – Nordic industry is developing and investing heavily in these fields, relying strongly on digitisation and embracing cooperation with foreign partners.” German-Swedish Chamber of Commerce For …

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