The Best in Chain Technology & Solutions
RUD Australia manufactures and supplies high-quality round steel link chain solutions and lifting technologies.
We work with clients in the defence, infrastructure, mining, quarry, power station and engineering industries plus many many more. Together, we engineer and manufacture tailored solutions to industry-specific materials handling problems.
Our collaborative approach makes us a partner of choice for organisations who value quality. All of our products are rigorously tested and assessed against our strict quality-control measures. We complement these products with dedicated technical support and training services, delivered by our in-house engineers.
The World Leader in Chain Technology
RUD Group began as RUD Chains in 1875, founded by the Rieger family in Germany. More than 140 years later, the Rieger family remain at the helm of this global company. Excellence in quality and continuous innovation has remained at the foundation of RUD Group as we’ve grown.
Now, RUD Group employs more than 1700 people across the world and its products are found in more than 120 countries. The company also holds more than 500 international patents, cementing RUD Group’s reputation as the world-leader in chain technology. RUD Group remains a dynamic business, developing future-orientated solutions through dedication to ongoing research and development.
Strong Partnerships across all Industries
The Australian subsidiary of RUD Group was established by the Nuttall family in 1984. Honesty, integrity and a genuine focus on customer needs were firmly established as priorities from the very beginning.
Today, Peter Nuttall continues to build the company based on these principles. We’ve expanded beyond our Brisbane head office, with branch offices now located throughout Australia. Our highly-skilled team of more than 90 people continue to maintain a focus on building strong relationships with industries and customers across Australia and New Zealand.
Combined with our commitment to high-quality products and timely service delivery, we’ve established a proud reputation in Australia for excellence in chain technology and engineered services.
Solutions for Performance & Safety
Our chain technology and solutions are trusted across industries for:
- Chain Conveyor and Drive systems
- Lifting & Lashing points
- Tyre Protection and Traction Chains
- Engineered Products and Services
- Industrial Hoist Chains
- Heavy Vehicle Hoists
We work in close partnership with our clients to help improve operational efficiency and reduce risk, uncovering new possibilities for business success.
Quality & Safety Are Our Priorities
Quality is integral to RUD Australia. Our chain technology and lifting solutions are widely regarded as the very best available worldwide. The reliability and safety of our products is our hallmark. We’re proud to hold a reputation for excellence and determined to earn this reputation in everything we do. From our innovative tailored solutions to our niche off-the-shelf products, we set clear quality standards and follow detailed management systems to ensure they’re achieved.
Quality Products Begin With Process
Our technical products and solutions are the result of rigorous process. Underpinning this process is our people. Our team is comprehensively trained, beginning at induction and continuing as ongoing professional development. Our management systems are documented and applied to ensure that every product is manufactured, tested and assessed against our strict standards. We also regularly audit our processes and products, ensuring our work continues to deliver on our quality commitment. This commitment forms part of our policy for quality, environment, health and safety.