The Ortlinghaus Group.
126 years of engineering excellence.

The Ortlinghaus Group was founded in 1898 and has since then delivered engineering excellence. Today we are a leading manufacturer of clutches, brakes and systems for drive solutions in many industries. We are a fourth-generation family-run company with more than 550 employees and manufacturing sites in Germany, Switzerland and China. We are proud of our long history and have structures and processes in place to ensure the long-term stability of the Group. Our values and long-term targets, which comprise stability, innovation, and growth, are aligned in this respect, too.

Our values
We are ethical and law-abiding
We treat each other in a respectful 
and fair manner

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Our Goals
Sustainable profitability
Financial stability
Organic growth
Perpetual innovation


Worldwide presence