Steel and rolling mills

We are specialists serving steel works worldwide

Thousands of Hübner Giessen encoders ensure reliable speed and position measurements in the steel industry across the globe – day in and day out. From steel making to continuous casting, hot rolling, cold rolling, finishing and cutting through to heavy lift cranes – we know the extreme operating conditions that prevail in the steel industry, so we are able to offer our accumulated expertise gained from more than 80 years serving heavy industry.

Tasks. Special. Solved.

No matter if you seek a solution for main or secondary drives, screw downs, side guides, measuring rolls, loopers or crane traversing gear and hoists: Learn from our application examples how we solved especially challenging tasks in the steel industry.

Our heroes for the steel industry.

We are experts for heavy-duty encoder system solutions. As well as our robust encoders we also offer suitable attachment accessories such as couplings, intermediate flanges, adapter shafts, torque brackets and cable protection systems. Moreover, our Engineering Support is at your side from initial measurements through to assembly.

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We look forward to taking on your challenges.