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Tradition & Innovation

Never compromise on safety

mayr ® power transmission is one of the most traditional and yet most innovative German companies in the field of power transmission. From modest beginnings in 1897 to worldwide market leaders – the family-run business from the Allgäu region can look back on more than 100 years of success.

We make no compromises where safety is concerned. Only top products of a perfect quality guarantee that no people are injured or machines damaged in case of operational malfunctions, collisions and other hazardous situations. The safety of your employees and machines is our motivation to always provide the best and most reliable torque limiters, shaft couplings or safety brakes.

mayr ® power transmission holds numerous ground-breaking patents, and is the global market or technological leader for

  • Application-optimised safety brakes, for example for passenger elevators, stage technology and gravity loaded axes
  • Torque limiters to protect against expensive overload damage and production losses 
  • Backlash-free servo couplings
  • and electronic devices for brakes and clutches

The wide-ranging product portfolio for our renowned company also includes

  • Backlash-free shaft couplings
  • Electromagnetic clutches and brakes
  • High-quality DC drives.

mayr® power transmission stands for:

  • Uncompromising safety
  • An unsurpassed standard programme
  • Comprehensive services
  • Innovative products

The aim of our traditional family company is to achieve:

  • Stability
  • Long-term independence
  • Safeguarding of workplaces
  • High-level appreciation and customer satisfaction


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mayr® power transmission provides optimum and tested quality: All products are rigorously tested on calibrated test stands and adjusted precisely to the requested values. The certification of our quality management according to DIN EN ISO 900 confirms the quality-consciousness of our colleagues at every level of the company.

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mayr ® power transmission can rely on decades of experience in development, manufacture and application. Flexible and optimally qualified employees act as competent contact partners for our customers.

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As the technological leaders, mayr ® power transmission focuses on continuous further development. Today, highly qualified engineers and technicians work today on tomorrow's innovations using state of the art tools.

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Cost efficiency

mayr ® sets the standards in power transmission with economically viable solutions. For maximum added value in your production.

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Service worldwide

mayr® power transmission is represented locally in all important industrial regions, and guarantees excellent customer service around the globe.

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Environmental protection

mayr® power transmission manufactures using environmentally friendly methods; our environmental protection concept is certified according to DIN EN ISO 14001. Our products prove their worth through maximum performance density to save raw materials and energy.


Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau (VDMA) e.V.
Forschungsvereinigung Antriebstechnik e.V.
VFA-Interlift e.V. – Verband für Aufzugstechnik
DTHG Deutsche Theatertechnische Gesellschaft
BayME – Bayerischer Unternehmensverband Metall und Elektro e.V.
Förderkreis Hochschule Kempten e. V.
DGQ – Deutsche Gesellschaft für Qualität

Locations & Group structure

  • Headquarters in Mauerstetten
  • Further manufacturing sites in China and Poland
  • Eight subsidiaries in Germany
  • Offices in China, France, Italy, Great Britain, Switzerland, Singapore, Japan and the USA
  • approx. 40 additional foreign representatives
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