INTORQ Gmbh Grand Opening of new Production Hall

INTORQ Gmbh & Co. KG recently celebrated the grand opening of the new production addition in Aerzen Germany. For the event the new automated warehouse area was turned into a beautiful banquet hall. Close to 400 employee’s, including friends and family, were invited for an unforgettable night. Shown in the pictures below are Dr. Menzel giving the welcoming speech […]

Distributor Spotlight: Components for Industry

Interview with an InTorq Distributor: Components for Industry located in Durham Ct and Greenville SC In this month’s newsletter we interviewed our of our distributors, Components for Industry (CFI). They cover the Northeastern part of the United States. Started in 1986, CFI has been one of several Master Distributors for Intorq. Check out what Ernie […]

Technical Spot light: BFK455-28

As you already know Intorq operates in a large array of industries, and one of our main places of operation is the theatre. While operating near a stage, it is important for hardware to be compact, reliable, and quiet. To meet all these standards, INTORQ has the double spring applied brake, BFK455-28.       […]

Unexpected Brake applications

  Here at INTORQ we are known for our quality products and although many know us for our applications in the industrial world, our reach extends into many realms beyond this. Here are three of the multiple industries INTORQ‘s brakes and clutches are proud to support.   Wind Power It’s no secret that energy from […]

Adaptive Braking; a revolution in safety

 What are Adaptive Brakes? Ever thought ABS breaking was only for automobiles? Think again. Users now have the ability to control, vary, and monitor their battery operated vehicles braking torque. Our unique “Adaptive Braking” system uses an average DC brake partnered with a specialized controller to open the door for countless applications. This coordination of […]

Safely preventing load crashes

In Asia, it is already the standard solution, and now it is on the rise here, too: the use of spring-applied brakes for automated storage and retrieval units and high-load applications in intralogistics. Working on the failsafe principle, servo motors are usually fitted with holding brakes in order to secure static positions while in operation […]

Visit us at Booth 1821 at ProMat 2015

Come visit Intorq at booth 1821 at ProMat 2015 from Monday, March 23 to Thursday, March 26 at Chicago’s McCormick Place. At the show, we’ll have our complete line of brakes and clutches on display, including several specialty products for applications in the forklift truck, hoist and material handling industries. Our executive management team and […]