Turning Challenges into Solutions

Established in 1985, we are specialist providers of power transmission solutions and are proud to serve market leaders in many machinery disciplines.

We aim to provide high quality, reliable and cost-effective solutions. A strong service ethos and product excellence is at the heart of our success.

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.

Industries in which we have specific application experience include:

  • Automation and Mechanical Handling
  • Machine Tools
  • Infrastructure equipment
  • Automotive, rail, marine and aerospace support systems
  • Printing
  • Nuclear and Defence
  • PowerGear bevel gearboxes with angular gear high effeciency and solid shaft ratio high torque

High performance bevel gearboxes range extended

A new size, the P-65, has been added to the Graessner PowerGear P range of bevel gearboxes available from Bedford-based Drive Lines. Being 65mm cubed in size it is expected to prove very popular in [...]

  • Mechanical Backlash: How much is too much?

Mechanical Backlash: How much is too much?

It is probably a natural reaction to assume that backlash is a bad thing which needs to be designed out of every engineered system. The reality isn’t so simple, as Ian Carr, Managing Director of [...]

  • Space saving servo gearhead reduced backlash to less than 1 arcmin

Space saving servo gearhead reduced backlash to less than 1 arcmin

Meeting the needs of demanding servo applications in areas such as packaging, materials handling, machine tools and robotics, as well as general automation, Drive Lines Technologies includes a precision worm gearbox in their Servoplan range. Promising [...]