Our industry expertise includes the following
ZIMM Group – Screw jack systems | Industrial and special gearboxes | Cast casings
The ZIMM Group is the umbrella for four subsidiaries of an international gearbox specialist. Together, ZIMM Austria, ZIMM Germany, ZIMM Turkey and ZIMM USA can meet your every need for movement with precision.
ZIMM develops, produces and distributes high-quality electromechanical drives and gearboxes, specialising in particular in screw jack systems with tailored add-ons. We also develop and produce extremely compact industrial and special gearboxes. In addition, we supply gear parts such as ground spur gears and bevel gear sets. Our design and engineering department is always happy to help you tackle your daily challenges and projects. We are represented in over 42 countries through our international distribution network.
We are a medium-sized family business with a firmly established tradition, and have built up a wealth of expertise in gearbox technology, and extensive machinery. What drives us is our passion to meet your needs while continuing to evolve ourselves.
Facts & Figures
ZIMM Subsidiaries | Your enquiry is our drive
ZIMM Austria | Development and production of screw jack systems
Europe’s leading manufacturer, ZIMM Austria, is more than just an efficient partner for you – we’re Europe’s top supplier for screw jack gearboxes. Our powerful integrated systems, based on the ZIMM modular system combined with customer-specific designs, are used anywhere where loads must be controlled and positioned with precision – whether the load is just a few kilograms or hundreds of tonnes per gearbox.
ZIMM Germany | Development and production of industrial and special gearboxes
Supported by 145 years of innovation and passion, ZIMM Germany is your experienced specialist for highly compact industrial and special gearboxes. Following its acquisition of gearbox manufacturer C. H. Schäfer Getriebe, based in Ohorn near Dresden, ZIMM can now supply high-performance, powerful planetary gearboxes, helical bevel gears, spiral bevel gears, transfer boxes, and various combinations of these. We also produce toothed parts from drawings, e.g. hardened and ground gears or bevel gearboxes.
ZIMM Turkey | Development and production of finished cast casings
We use state-of-the-art CNC technology to manufacture and machine standard parts or customised solutions – quickly, reliably and flexibly. We guarantee seamless quality assurance with our in-house testing lab.
ZIMM USA | Sales and service subsidiary | Screw jack systems
ZIMM USA Inc. works with its longstanding sales partner Diequa Cooperation to serve our customers in North America and Canada. Operating out of Bloomingdale, Chicago, we are responsible for sales, warehousing and assembly of screw jack gearboxes and accessories. We also have an extensive sales network serving our customers.