An optimum and invidual drive solution can therefore be created using the modular NORD system consisting of the gear unit, motor and drive electronics.

Industrial Gear Unit

Industrial gear units are characterised by very high output torques, quiet running and a long service life.

Gear motor

Four geared NORD motor drives

Reliable gear units with one-piece UNICASE housing can cater for any load.

Frequency inverters and motorstarter

All interfaces designed for ease of operation. The drives can be easily configured and installed.

  • Headquarters and technology centre in Bargteheide near Hamburg.
  • Innovative drive solutions for more than 100 branches of industry.
  • 7 production locations with cutting edge technology produce gear units, motors and drive electronics for complete drive systems from a single source.
  • NORD has 51 subsidiaries in 36 countries and further sales partners in more than
  • 50 countries, providing local stocks, assembly centres, technical support and customer service.
  • More than 4,000 employees throughout the world create customised solutions.


Headquarter in Bargteheide with administration, development departments, training centre, service and assembly

Gear part production

Production plant in Glinde (Germany) production of gear parts

Gearbox production

Production plant in Gadebusch (Germany) for the machining of gearbox housings and production of gear parts

Electronic drive production

Production plant in Aurich (Germany) for the production of frequency inverters and motorstarters

Motor production

Production plant in San Giovanni in Persiceto (Italy) for the production of motors

Production and Assembly

Production plant in Nowa Sol (Poland) for the production of gearing parts and assembly of geared motors

Motor production

Production plant in Wiechlice (Poland) for production of motors