Specialist providers of power transmission solutions

Established in 1985, we are proud to serve market leaders in many machinery disciplines. We aim to provide high quality, reliable and cost-effective solutions. 

We are an independent company, approved to BS EN ISO 9001:2015, representing a number of manufacturers from across the world and also within the mechanical power transmission industry in Great Britain and Ireland. Our application experience spans industries like

  • Automation and Mechanical Handling
  • Machine Tools
  • Infrastructure equipment
  • Automotive, rail, marine and aerospace support systems
  • Printing
  • Nuclear and Defence

Real Support. Real People.

We know what it’s like to need support. Our philosophy is to put ourselves in your shoes and understand your business inside out. We pride ourselves on our hands-on approach whether it be specifying a complete application or recommending the right product for your needs.

“Being able to outsource a complete technical solution in a cost-effective drive package from Drive Lines helped the product to get off the ground.”

-Mark Dash (Engineering Manager, BOSCH REXROTH)

“Being able to order from a single supplier-enabled Edale better pricing, delivery and control over the machine components and machine builds.”

-Saul Mockus Supply Chain Manager, EDALE

Their approach to our requirements was positive and constructive and their suggestions were greatly appreciated. The final assembled Hot Drape Former and Hot Box operates very smoothly and is totally trouble-free.

-Dunleigh Bowen (Senior Design Engineer, AIC)

“Not only did Drive Lines help with selection of parts, they also provided 3D models of all the parts allowing me to lay in all the components as a complete drive kit of part numbers.”

-Glen Whittington Senior Design Engineer, EDALE

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10 tips on choosing the right coupling

November 16th, 2017|Comments Off on 10 tips on choosing the right coupling

10 tips for using couplings in your application Choosing the correct coupling for the task at hand is no easy task. It means asking the right questions before specifying a particular style. Choices abound, and [...]

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Pete and David in Germany at MS Graessner

October 25th, 2017|Comments Off on Pete and David in Germany at MS Graessner

Our sales engineers Peter Moody (South East) and David Wood (Internal Sales) jetted off to Germany to refresh their product knowledge at Graessner. It was an intense two-day workshop where they met up with Jens [...]

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Drive System solutions for rack and pinion applications

October 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Drive System solutions for rack and pinion applications

Drive Lines Technologies, the specialist provider of power transmission solutions, now offers a complete linear drive solution incorporating rack and pinion mechanisms that complement the MS-Graessner ranges of precision servo gearboxes, including KS-TwinGear, DynaGear, DynaGear [...]

World’s biggest mechanical torque limiter

October 4th, 2017|Comments Off on World’s biggest mechanical torque limiter

In June and July, R+W built the world’s largest mechanical coupling with an outer diameter of 4,000 mm. Guinness is still checking whether it qualifies for the World Record as the “world’s [...]