RUD manufactures and supplies industrial hoist chains with highly wear-resistant round steel chains.

RUD is the global leader for different hoist manufacturers providing highly wear resistant round steel chains according to EN 818-7 for motor driven hoists and manual hoists applications.

We manufacture industrial and hoist chains from the smallest size – 3 x 9 mm and up to the world’s largest – 32 x 90 mm.

RUD hoist chains are used worldwide in many market sectors including wind power and industrial applications to stage technology for large scale events.

The benefits of a RUD Round steel link Industrial Hoist chain include:

  • Uniform surface hardness and hardness depth, particularly in the joints
  • High resistance to wear, long service life
  • Highest dynamic strength, maximum operating safety
  • The chain marking is a pre-condition for a clear proof of safety
  • All RUD chains are 100% calibrated
  • Custom sizes are also available
  • Manufactured in Germany

For detailed information on Hoist Chain for manual and motor-drive hoists, download the RUD Industrial Hoist Chain Guide.


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Our Industrial and Hoist Chains Solutions

RUD’s chains are 100% calibrated.

Narrow size tolerances and symmetrical link shape allow precision adjustment for take-up wheels.

Our chains are manufactured at RUD’s global headquarters in Germany.

Your RUD experts in Australia and New Zealand will provide advice and support to ensure you get the industrial or hoist chain best suited to your needs.