For the highest demands
in servo technology
ZAE SERVO-DRIVE - the new reference for advanced and reliable servo gears at an attractive price
Quality without compromise
Certified processes, high-quality materials, the latest testing methods - no compromises in manufacturing
Large number of variants, high volume production, prototypes, custom solutions - our flexible production processes make it possible
from one source
Design, manufacture, test, maintain, optimise - we offer you the complete package
No matter whether it is the production of gears to customers' specifications or the development of complete gearboxes - we love our job!
In highly dynamic applications, stability, performance and maximum precision are required. We have your solution
The driving force. Since 1919.
ZAE has stood for high-quality drive technology for 100 years. At that time, as it still is today, it was our aspiration to work hand-in-hand with you to develop customer-specific drives for the most di-verse range of applications based on our extensive experience and technical expertise. more
Your Partner for state-of-the-art drive technology
Want to increase the productivity and efficiency of your plant? As an expert in innovative and reliable drive technology, we develop and manufacture high-precision servo, bevel, industrial and worm gear units as well as special solutions exactly to your specifications. Our promise: first-class quality, com-petent advice and tailor-made solutions.
Drive systems have been our passion for 100 years. As a partner with profound professional expertise, we stand at your side with 100% commitment whatever the challenge.
The basis for the outstanding quality of our drives is formed from decades of development and production experience in Hamburg along with our certified QM system.
Thanks to our low hierarchical structure, flexibility and our dedicated ZAE team, we are ca-pable of solving almost every drive technology challenge.
ZAE SERVO DRIVE: Developed for the highest demands in servo technology
Optimum backlash adjustability
For process-safe operation
Simple and precise clearance adjustment can be performed by turning the eccentric cover on the output side.
Hermetic pressure compensation
Nothing escapes here
ZAE's patent-pending concept for hermetic pressure compensation works cleanly and offers safety – even for very sensitive automation processes.
Variable bearing concept
More flexibility in the application
Depending on the application, you can choose between a rigid, heavy-duty tapered roller bear-ing or a smooth-running, energy-efficient ball bearing.
Benefit from our industry expertise
Every industry has its own unique features. We know these in detail and can offer you suitable solutions – either by modifying existing gearboxes or producing custom-made products.
The following applies to every industry application: ZAE gear units are produced to a high quality and offer a maximum in efficiency and reliability. Do you have a concrete need? Simply contact us if you are interested. You can find some examples of industry solutions here:
that creates added value
The decision to select a (new) drive system partner needs to be carefully considered. Our decades of experience and expertise in practical solutions give customers all over the world the security that they have selected the right partner in ZAE. Whether you require high-performance standard gear units or special solutions – we take on every challenge.Find out more
that provides security
Our professional expertise gives us the chance to develop and produce high-quality drive concepts., Our gear unit solutions meet the highest performance, commercial and production requirements for a wide range of applications and customer needs. Efficiency and economy are always the focus of our work.Find out more
who are passionate about what they do.
Behind ZAE's success are the people who give their best every day. During our centenary year we have implemented numerous innovations that underlie this ambition. Our team of highly skilled engi-neering, production and sales professionals are proud of every gear solution that leaves our plant.Find out more