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Offshore Excellence Award


Svendborg Brakes is recognized for forward-thinking leadership and exceptional commitment to client support, transforming the global offshore industry. 

Quote: Claus Vorreiter Jensen, CCO Svendborg Brakes: “We are thrilled to add the 2015 Offshore Excellence Award to our long reign of achievements and continued product growth. We have been active in the Offshore, Wind and Oil & Gas industry since 1991 and always strive to be market leaders in our field, so our customers can be the same in theirs!”

In-house Expertise
"We sustain our position as Global Leading Experts with a high level of in-house expertise - not only on our products but also on the applications - we focus on optimized systems solutions. While understanding the ’big picture’ and the consequences of system downtime or reduced performance – we always ensure this risk is kept to an absolute minimum!” Says Claus Vorreiter Jensen.

Vorreiter Jensen continues: Through ongoing investments in a unique state of the art test center we are able to simulate ’real life’ situations - and can proudly boast of having the most tested and certified products in the world.

Guaranteed Design Life
Minimum 20 years design life time with market-leading hydraulic brake system guaranteed to meet our customer’s specific requirements. All projects are customized to comply with every operation and environment – we know our customers can’t afford to fail, so we won’t!”

Global Facilities
Claus Vorreiter Jensen finishes: ”And last but not least, with manufacturing facilities in Denmark, China and Brazil as well as offices in Australia, Chile, Denmark, China, Poland Spain, South Africa, The Czech Republic, Germany, and the United States – we are always close to our customers – a local company providing global solutions!” 



Svendborg Brakes Svendborg Brakes is the preferred and trusted provider of intelligent braking solutions. Our commitment to unmatched quality in design, products, testing, supply chain and after sales support makes us Global Leading Experts 

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1884: “Maskinfabrikken Svendborg” (Tool Engineering) was founded in Sørup, South Funen
1990: “Maskinfabrikken Svendborg” purchases the rights to produce Disc Brake from Hägglunds Drives in Sweden

1990: “Maskinfabrikken Svendborg” changes the name to Svendborg Brakes A/S
1991: Svendborg Brakes starts in the wind business 1995: Boom in the wind business 1999: Svendborg Brakes Germany is founded

2000: Svendborg Brakes Spain is founded 2002: Svendborg Brakes USA, Inc. is founded
2003: Svendborg Brakes – Wind and Non-Wind (“Know-How Center Wind” - Germany)

2004: New sales office in Denver, USA, is established - Customer Service Centre established - Svendborg Brakes Spain is converted into a sales office

2007: Production line in China is established
2008: Doughty Hanson acquires Svendborg Brakes 2009: Merger Svendborg Brakes & LM Glasfiber - LM Windpower

2010: Australia and Korea office established
2012: Chile office established
2012: Svendborg Brakes Academy established

2013: Svendborg Brakes becomes part of Altra Industrial Motion Group - New York Stock Exchange – now Svendborg Brakes ApS

360 ° brake solutions<


DESIGN SERVICES is the starting point of the process ensuring that your braking solution is just right for your specific operation.

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PRODUCTS covers our wide range of solutions for your operation. Our extensive testing and product quality is second to none.

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SUPPLY CHAIN SERVICES allows us to meet your needs no matter what they are – and no matter where you are.

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AFTER SALES SUPPORT is your guarantee that we will never let your operation out of mind or sight. We deliver way beyond products.

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