ThyssenKrupp Rothe Erde

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Motion means security

We at ThyssenKrupp Rothe Erde make a contribution since 1855 to keeping everything “rolling smoothly” – all over the world. We are the leading global manufacturer of slewing bearings, one of the largest producers of seamless rolled rings and a well-known manufacturer of turntables and structural elements.

Progress means a future perspective

Rothe Erde® slewing bearings and rings bring progress all over the world in a wide variety of applications. Rothe Erde® slewing bearings and rings prove every day to be important structural and connection elements used in:

  • mechanical engineering
  • harbour cranes
  • ship deck cranes
  • truck cranes
  • construction cranes

as well as in

  • excavators
  • antenna systems
  • aviation and aerospace
  • the offshore technology
  • rail vehicles
  • telescopes
  • tunnelling machines
  • wind energy turbines
  • underwater turbines and
  • solar energy plants.


Public holidays and rest days 2018

  • 30/03-02/04 (Easter)
  • 01/05 (Labor Day)
  • 10/05 (Ascension of Christ)
  • 20-21/05 (Pentecost)
  • 31/05 (Corpus Christi)
  • 03/10 (Day of German unity)
  • 01/11 (All Saints' Day)
  • 24/12/2018-01/01/2019 (Christmas/New Year)