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March / April 2024

NEW! YouTube-Channel from Rhein-Getriebe

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February 2024

Rhein-Getriebe stands for innovation, the article (page 15) in „Standort Meerbusch“ edition of winter 2023/24

Learn more:

► Magazin "Standort Meerbusch" (PDF | 2,2 MB)

January 2024

Rhein-Getriebe says NO to xenophobia.

December 2023

We wish you a Merry Christmas and all the best for 2024.

Your Rhein-Getriebe-Team

November 2023

Delivery oft he first series of rail-mounted goods transport system to hospitals.

You can also find further information via the news:

► August 2023

► Mai 2022

October 2023

We are celebrating our anniversary on the factory premises.

The focus was on the meeting of several generations of Rhein-Getriebe employees.

September 2023

Rhein-Getriebe starts cooperation with PASTEG (Pascal Technikum Grevenbrioch)

20 students interested in technology gain insights into professional practice

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August 2023

Commissioning of a prototype landing gear

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July 2023

Software conversion at Rhein-Getriebe.

Our new ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) goes live.

June 2023

Drawer heroes - a project for social and ecological sustainability.

And Rhein-Getriebe collects diligently.

Learn more:

Mai 2023

Company outing to the Bolten brewery, the oldest Altbier brewery in the world.

Program: Guided tour of the brewery with testing different types of beer and cozy dinner.

April 2023

Reinforcement has arrived: It's finally here – the new lathe!

March 2023

Employees collect for earthquake victims in Turkey and Syria

February 2023

Audit for certification DIN/ISO 9001/2015

► Certificat TÜV-Nord 2023
(PDF / 137 KB)

Januar 2023

CIP program launched

As part of the CIP program (Continuous Improvement Process), Rhein-Getriebe is examining all processes in gearbox assembly over the coming months.

A 3-person team brings theoretical knowledge, practical experience and the internal HR philosophy to the table.

December 2022

We wish you a blessed and harmonious Christmas with many small joys.

Lots of momentum and success for he coming year!

November 2022

We are strengthening our recruiting measures and breaking new ground.

Learn more about open jobs:
► Career

October 2022

It's getting more and more concrete: Rhein-Getriebe works on the "Carbon Footprint".

A VDMA project:
► More Information

August / September 2022

Two jobs in our production remain vacant

Because we can neither find an CNC cutting machine operator nor a fitter. It is a sad situation!

► Apply now

July 2022

75 Years Rhein-Getriebe

On July 2, 1947, two young entrepreneurs founded Rhein-Getriebe.

This year we are celebrating our 75th anniversary - if we may!

June 2022

An internal working group sets its sights on its new task: protecting the company from flooding.

May 2022

We are Sponsor of the AWT-Seminar 2022 in Leipzig

Modernization of our automatic goods transport system for hospitals

► Information for automatic goods transport system (PDF / 415 KB)

More Information

April 2022

Rhein-Getriebe goes electric!

New charging stations are available for employees and visitors to recharge their batteries.

March 2022

Rhein-Getriebe receives Clean Advantage E-Certificate for emission reduction

► Certified CO2 Compensation Certificate 2021 (German / PDF / 655 KB)

February 2022


January 2022

Our new Shigiya cylindical grinding machine is now in use.

The reliable solution for one-off and series production with the highest accuracy.

December 2021

We wish you a Merry Christmas and all the best for 2022

Your Rhein-Getriebe-Team

November 2021

Rhein-Getriebe participates in the new VDMA project "Carbon Footprint"

October 2021

Safety first!

To protect the heart of our IT from possible flooding, we moved the server location from the basement to the 1st floor.

September 2021

The BUND - Repaircafé took place for the first time at Rhein-Getriebe.

From lawn mowers to computers, from miniature electric locomotives to floor lamp the specialists were able to repair many products.

► Information about the "Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz" Germany
(German / PDF / 152 KB)

August 2021

Development and construction of a drive unit for fire protection roller doors.

Supervision of a bachelor thesis with very good results.

Juli 2021

The new year of apprenticeships begins.

We train an industrial clerk and a CNC machining technician.

Juni 2021

Corona vaccination of the workforce.

The Rhein-Getriebe employees were vaccinated against COVID-19 just 2 days after the priorization was lifted.

May 2021

It's your match!

From 01 June to 30 June 2021
► IHK Azubi Newsletter 2021
(PDF/German/268 KB)

April 2021

We search Trainee for ...

Industrial clerk

► More information

March 2021

Burger against corona blues.

The Burger Truck in front of the Rhein-Getriebe administration building.

February 2021

It's your match!

From 22 February to 19 March 2021
► IHK Azubi Newsletter 2021
(PDF/German/268 KB)

January 2021

The "REACH / RoHS / SCIP" project starts at Rhein-Getriebe.

December 2020

Das Team von Rhein-Getriebe wünscht ein frohes Weihnachtsfest, alles Gute für das neue Jahr sowie Gesundheit und Glück.

November 2020

From January 2021 Rhein-Getriebe will make a valuable contribution to climate protection and save 165.760 kg CO2.

Oktober 2020

CHECK-IN Berufswelt 2020

Anyone interested in the job of cutting machine operator m/w is welcome to contact us at any time.

Grünstraße 34
40667 Meerbusch

► More Information

September 2020

Supervision of a master's thesis on the topic " Development and Design of a Transaxle Drive for an Electric Vehicle for Internal Logistics"

August 2020

Rhein-Getriebe as specialist in goods transport systems in hospitals.

► Information for automatic goods transport system (PDF / 105 KB)

July 2020

Rhein-Getriebe participates in the 2020 research and development survey.

The „Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft“ honors the research activity with the seal of approval "Innovative through research".

June 2020

Rhein-Getriebe takes part in the Trainee Speed Dating campaign.

From 29 June to 22 July 2020
► IHK Trainee Newsletter 2020
(PDF / German / 268 KB)

May 2020

We search ...

We continue our training even in times of crisis and are still looking for a trainee to work as a:

CNC machining technician

► More Information

April 2020

Pandemic: What do we learn?

  • Depth of value creation is sexy again
  • There is nothing to replace inventory
  • Single source strategies only with "trustworthy partners"

► Contact us!

March 2020

Corona protective measures

Meanwhile all areas of life are influenced by the corona infection. Rhein-Getriebe GmbH sees itself as a responsible employer committed to the health of its employees and their families.

Additional we want to maintain ongoing production operations and supply our customers in the best possible way.

A special anti-virus program came into effect on March 16, 2020 to exclude or at least reduce the risk of mutual infection. We have introduced a combination of home office solutions and dual-shift operations to reduce the risk of a complete business interruption. Our production is currently on schedule and for the future we hope to be able to deliver your goods on time.
DIN ISO 9001:2015

February 2020

Audit for certification DIN/ISO 9001/2015

► Certification TÜV-Nord 2020
(PDF / 94 KB)

January 2020

Rhein-Getriebe has developed an innovative folding door operator with a customer, which was presented at the Perimeter Protection fair in Nuremberg.

More about:

December 2019

We wish you a merry Christmas and all the best for the new year 2020

November 2019

At last! Our new coffee maker is coming!

You are cordially invited to technical discussions with a good cup of coffee.

► Contact

October 2019

Supervision of a bachelor thesis for the investigation of innovative terror-abatement systems against truck attacks.

September 2019

The start of the German marketing campagne “Will your gear be put on ice?”

The entire drive technology from a single source: gear – motor – control

We build your special gearbox according to measure and requirement

August 2019

Start of the project scheduled for 5 month "sustainability and energy efficiency at our site in Meerbusch".

A wide-ranging investigation of optimization possibility of production in an older industry property"

July 2019

Prolongation of the project: "enterprises and employees are creating the digial transformation (KMU - 4.0)" by 1 year.

June 2019

Owner change at Rhein-Getriebe

Since the foundation of Rhein-Getriebe GmbH in 1947, it was owned by the founding families who decided to sell the company for reasons of age and lack of potential succession.

As a part of a management-buy-out the former CEO Hermann Heringer has taken over all the shares.

Therefore we can guarantee reliability and continuity to all our business partners in the future. At the company’s location the proven service and product program will be continued and expanded.

April/May 2019

CHECK-IN career orientation 2019

Come in and visit Rhein-Getriebe.

On July 4th, 2019

Grünstrasse 34
40667 Meerbusch

More information:


March 2019

Successful completion of a master thesis with the topic “improvement of setup time.

February 2019

With the collaboration of RWTH Aachen a new software for computer-aided assembly instruction has been developped.

Rheingetriebe CRM-Projekt

January 2019


We support the Deutschlandstipendium (scholarship Germany) thus sponsoring highly talented and high performing students at the University in Düsseldorf in the scholarship year 2018/2019

► Certificate (PDF, 312 KB)

December 2018

"Our team would like to thank for the good cooperation and we wish you a merry Christmas and the best for 2019"

Rheingetriebe CRM-Projekt

November 2018

Successful launch of the new CRM Solution

Schneckenstirnradgetrieb für mehr Einsatzgebiete

October 2018

Schneckenstirnradgetriebe für mehr Einsatzgebiete

► "Antriebstechnik" Ausgabe 10/2018 (PDF)

Rheingetriebe CRM-Projekt

September 2018

To optimize the production processes we launch a project with the technical college of Düsseldorf.

IHK Mittlerer Niederrhein

August 2018

Next training year starts.

We are present and train an industrial clerk.

July 2018

Commissioning of the new lathe EMCO Hyperturn 665MC Plus

June 2018

CHECK-IN career orientation 2018

Come in and visit Rhein-Getriebe.

On July 5th, 2018

Grünstrasse 34
40667 Meerbusch

More information:

► Flyer Check-In Berufswelt (PDF)


Rheingetriebe CRM-Projekt

May 2018

Rhein-Getriebe takes part:

"Job-Bike-Concept: - Riding an e-bike to work and recreation"

Rheingetriebe CRM-Projekt

April 2018

Rhein-Getriebe as participant in the energy efficiency network, Rhein-Ruhr"

Rheingetriebe CRM-Projekt

March 2018

The start of the pilot phase of the new CRM program

DIN ISO 9001:2015

February 2018

Audit for certification DIN/ISO 9001/2015

January 2018

Precise measuring technology with our new Klingelnberg

December 2017

"We wish you a merry christmas and much success for 2018!"

November 2017

inhouse workshop - series: "CIP" continous improvement process with the theme "process and document management between different departments"

Oktober 2017

Scottish international hockey player at Rhein-Getriebe

Wei Adams, hockeyplayer from Scottland, is doing a trainee program in mechanical engineering at Rhein-Getriebe. He is playing with the first team of "Düsseldorfer Hockey Club 1905 E.V."

August 2017

We are launching an operational learning project industry 4.0 with the topic: transparency for order processing and manufacturing.

July 2017

Industry 4.0 automatic tool dispensing system introduced.

June 2017

Check-In career orientation 2017

Also this year Rhein-Getriebe will take part in Check-In career orientation 2017.

We are looking forward to your active participation.

Website in German language:

DIN ISO 9001:2015

May 2017

Start preparing of certification DIN ISO 9001:2015

April 2017

For 70 years gears made in Meerbusch

The company Rhein-Getriebe from Büderich is now 70 years old. The company was founded in Düsseldorf, but moved to the other Rhine side soon. Some of the 55 employees works there just for many years.

Download of the article in German language:
► Rheinischen Post (PDF, 3 MB)

March 2017

To secure future productivity growth and competitiveness

Drive technology of modern gates

Interview of the research magazine "Orange" of the Dortmund University with Dr. Peter Haag - Head of Development and Construction at Rhein-Getriebe.

Download of the interview in German language:
► Orange 2017 der Fachhochschule Dortmund (PDF, 990 KB)

February 2017

Rhein-Getriebe fits all 40 soccer youth coaches from FC Büderich 02 with jerseys.

January 2017

Rhein-Getriebe celebrates 70th anniversary with various promotions and events.

December 2016

Industry 4.0

Kick-Off: Current research project with RWTH Aachen: Business and employees develop digital transformation (KMU 4.0), sponsored by Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs!

Rhein-Getriebe is one of five selected industrial partners.
University Campus Düsseldorf

November 2016

On the occasion of the Company event, Rhein-Getriebe will present itself at University Campus Düsseldorf.

October 2016

Renewal of our support for Düsseldorf University.


September 2016

Commissioning of the new lathe EMCO HT 45

August 2016

Our longtime managing partner Henno Ermert has passed away at the age of 73 years. We will keep him in honorific memory.


Juli 2016

Rhein-Getriebe supports the objective target of the VDMA: "Europe first"

More Information:

Juni 2016

The English version of our web site is now available.

More Information:
► Home

April 2016

Apprentice finds new job at Rhein-Getriebe

René Zimmermann started his vocational training as an industrial mechanic with a lot of enthusiasm. But then his training company became insolvent. He is now continuing his vocational training at Rhein-Getriebe

Read on the german press release:


► Neuss-Grevenbroicher Zeitung (NGZ) (PDF, 404 KB)

► Rheinischen Post (RP) (PDF, 2 MB)

► Pressemitteilung Agentur für Arbeit (PDF, 125 KB)

March 2016

Expansion of sales force

Since 1 April 2016 we have had a new sales agent for the Rhine-Main area.

Peter Schmitz
Telephone: +49 (0)6103 807290


February 2016

We are looking for sales agencies for the regions Bavaria, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Switzerland and Austria

For more information click on:

January 2016

We wish all our customers and partners a successful new year 2016