Moenninghoff (more correctly Maschinenfabrik Mönninghoff GmbH) are specialist manufacturers of electromagnetic and pneumatic clutches and brakes, shaft flexible couplings, torque limiters and voice coil actuators.
Particular areas of expertise are tooth clutches, tooth brakes, spring applied tooth clutches and multi-plate clutches and brakes. Zero backlash shaft couplings are either torsionally soft rubber disc or torsionally rigid metal disc types. Voice coil actuators are highly dynamic for short strokes.
The Moenninghoff company is based in the Ruhr area of Germany and was established in 1916. A family owned business, they now employ 130 people with the factory at Bochum, Germany manufacturing clutches, brakes, torque limiters, couplings and actuators. They also manufacture customised gearboxes. Moenninghoff have been a partner to Lenze/Techdrives for 40 years.
Printing money, baking bread rolls, knitting pullovers, milling gear wheels, bottling beer, binding books, locking gates, filling cigarettes with tobacco, printing newspapers, weaving materials, labelling tubes, cutting foils, painting cars, tying sausages, sealing bags - for each sector of mechanical engineering Moenninghoff manufacture drive systems which are first and foremost aimed at solving customer’s problems.