RUD is systematically pursuing for expansion in the field of future-oriented lifting technology


RUD Chains Ltd a leading manufacturer of chain components and systems have been shortlisted for the British Construction Industry Product Innovation Award 2012 with their latest revolutionary innovation RFID Radio Frequency Identification Technology.


RUD's now carries Fall Protection Anchorage Points for personal protective equipment. These fixing points can be used for personal protection equipment.


Tire Protection Chains have become well accepted and highly utilized assets throughout the mining and quarrying industries


RUD has added to complete existing range of flat mining connectors the size 48 x 152. DOMINATOR – developed flat connector for mining applications cuts down wear – Number 1 in dynamic strength.


Manufacturers do their best to make their tires abrasion resistant and 'bullet-proof' but the very flexibility, that makes a tire function as it should, is precisely what make it vulnerable to sidewall piercing,


RUD TECDOS® Drive Systems Strong Elements - Intelligent Systems. TECDOS® really shows its strengths in tough conditions.


RUD-Chain, Inc. has developed four new sizes of its popular swivel eyebolt, the StarPoint. The smaller UNC sizes were developed to meet the needs of the end-users. The new smaller sizes allow more versatility for lifting smaller loads.


Erlau now offers an additional clear lacquer coat which reduces dirt retention and allows the removal of graffiti and stickers via a simple cleaning process.


The 2nd Renault Trucks Adventure, an expedition called Cape to Cape, will depart North Cape in Norway, March 1st- crossing 17 countries and 30,000 km. RUD's ROTOGRIP and SUPERGREIFSTEG will be used to provide traction and keep vehicles moving.


RUD’s Grade 12 ICE Chain proves RUD as a leader in innovation. The chain diameters ICE-8, ICE-10 and ICE-13 in Grade 120 replace the chain diameters 10 mm, 13 mm and 16 mm in Grade 80. ICE 120 for less weight and better handling.


RUD/Erlau is producing innovative new chains with low-height, yet high wear volume components, including XHD connecting rings – to combat the high wear that is typical with the longer haulage distances and extreme wheel/tyre loadings applied to LHD’s.


Article in International Mining describes how RUD-Erlau Tire Protection Chains are used in mines to protect the tires used by earth-moving equipment.


More than 30 years ago, RUD Ketten Rieger & Dietz GmbH u. Co. KG, the specialist in safety lifting points, deposited its first patents to claim protection for both the bolt-on and the weldable version of the company’s secure lifting eyes.


RUD received the top distinction at the German Industry´s Innovation Award


The RUD Group is one of Germany's top 100 most innovative mid-sized companies.


New special anti-graffiti coating prevents damage from vandalism and protects outdoor furniture.


The RUD Group is a German company with its headquarters in Aalen-Unterkochen has been singled out by Hermann Simon, the renowned authority on management and best-selling author, as one of the "hidden champions of the 21st century".


A long-lasting, top-quality snow chain for commercial vehicles


A long-lasting, top-quality snow chain for commercial vehicles


RUD chains provide optimal protection for rims


RUD chains provide optimal protection for rims


A new suite at RUD's headquarters in Aalen, South-Western Germany includes a modern training and media centre. The range of services it offers includes information and training for employees and customers.


RUD opens a modern training and educational institution


Special Report: Safety on the Shop Floor by European Tool & Mould Making September 2007


The New RUD US Headquarters opened August 3, 2007.


A look at unsafe lifting shortcuts that can lead to injuries in your shop, and some possible solutions.


In the late 1940's there was a quiet revolution in the earthmoving industry.


For over 130 years family tradition, RUD is the market leader in lifting and lashing as well as for attachment points for surface exploration and subsurface investigation. RUD presented 4 main points at Bauma '07


RUD makes new technological standards


The Committee for Round Steel Link Chains in Germany is currently working on a new standard for "Chain Shortening Devices" to improve the safety.


The familiar LBS “RUD lug”, together with the RBS Eye Plate (and associated derivatives, such as the RBK), has recently gone through a significant upgrade – the biggest change since the product line was first introduced more than 25 years ago.


There are alternatives to the conventional eyebolt method. Starpoint swivel eyebolt with adapter assemblies from Rud is one.