Our Solution. Your Success.

Extensive expertise for your application.

  • Worldwide availability and service
  • Reliable partner with fast response times
  • Energy-efficient and modular product solutions

Flexible system provider

Custom-fit solutions for every drive
As one of the global industry leaders for mechanical and electronic drive technology, we stand for quality and flexibility. Our innovative modular product range includes energy-efficient and robust drive solutions consisting of geared motors, electric motors, industrial gear units and frequency inverters, decentralised and in the control cabinet.

Global partner

On site in more than 80 countries
A worldwide network offers NORD customers short delivery times, competent advice, and fast service on site. Our own production facilities ensure the stability of our supply chains. Assembly plants and service centres in all important industrial nations ensure direct proximity to the customer and smooth cooperation on site.

Diverse industry expertise

Drive solutions for more than 100 industries
NORD offers drive solutions for more than 100 industries. Our comprehensive modular product range and our diverse industry expertise enable us to supply the optimum solution to suit every industry. As a reliable partner, we offer our customers the highest quality, fast delivery, and thus optimal planning reliability.

NORD has always stood for a pronounced customer orientation and problem-solver mentality and is valued as a reliable, competent partner. We support our customers on their path to success - with efficient drive systems, industry-specific solutions, competent advice and worldwide service.

  • Discover our
    diverse expertise

    NORD drive solutions are tailor-made for the specific requirements of a wide range of industries. Our market experts know the specific conditions of the industries precisely and provide individual and targeted advice. These are our core industries...


  • Post & Parcel / Airport

    Parcel logistics and airport technology require numerous highly efficient drive solutions with decentralised frequency inverters and high reliability. Our LogiDrive solutions are available in different versions especially for these requirements.


  • Warehouse

    Efficient drives for warehouse logistics. Drive solutions from the NORD modular system can be individually and flexibly adapted to the requirements for horizontal and vertical conveyor systems. At the same time, they are characterised by their energy efficiency.


  • Food & Beverage

    NORD DRIVESYSTEMS offers drive technology for various process steps - from handling to conveying to packaging. In addition, NORD offers corrosion protection especially for drives made of aluminium.


  • Bakery

    Individual solutions for both the artisan bakery and the industrial production line: NORD offers efficient drives for kneading, dosing, packaging and much more. On request with particularly corrosion-resistant surfaces for drive solutions made of aluminium.


  • Mixers & Agitators

    MAXXDRIVE® industrial gears offer high output torques and ensure smooth operation even under demanding operating conditions. NORD has developed the SAFOMI-IEC adapter especially for agitators, which increases operational reliability and reduces maintenance costs.


  • Crane & Cargo

    The highest demands on positioning, start-up and smooth travel during overlapping travel of crane and trolley determine drive solutions for cranes. NORD offers customised drives for this purpose and has developed a special gear unit for hoists with long centre distances in the form of the MAXXDRIVE® XD.


  • Bulk material

    Drives for bucket elevators, belt conveyors, screw conveyors and other transport systems. NORD has developed the MAXXDRIVE® XT industrial gearbox especially for the bulk goods industry for applications in which low ratios in combination with high performance are required.


Our values drive us forward

Our more than 4,900 employees in 48 own companies in 39 countries worldwide offer efficient drive technology and technical advice for over 100 industries. NORD DRIVESYSTEMS is characterised by outstanding product quality, a large modular system and targeted adaptation to a wide range of applications. In addition to this understanding of quality and service, other values drive the company.


As a globally active company, we assume our corporate responsibility worldwide. Economic profit orientation and the protection of the environment are not contradictory for NORD DRIVESYSTEMS. The careful use of resources is one of the decisive criteria for our products.

Family business

Since 1965, our family business has developed into one of the world's leading full-range suppliers of drive technology. To this day, corporate responsibility is in the hands of the descendants of the company's founders. Corporate responsibility, CSR and family friendliness are part of our corporate DNA.


Our employees are the basis for our success. It is only thanks to our committed, professional and trustworthy colleagues that we can provide our customers worldwide with efficient drive solutions and offer them comprehensive advice and competent support.