Transit Escalator Drive Solutions

Renold Gears designs and manufactures a full range of transit escalator drive solutions.

Design options include: 

Compact Drives

The new WH Series escalator drives combine the benefits of worm and helical gearing in a compact design offering high efficiency, low noise and minimal maintenance.

 WH Series1

Direct Drives

Slim line unit directly mounted on to the headshaft, eliminating lubrication and risk of contamination.

 Direct Drive
Traditional Drives

Renold supplies traditonal base plate arrangements designed for London Underground, Washington Metro and New York Subway. 


Double Drives

Renold has developed a number of solutions ideal for in truss arrangements which can be configured as double drives. 

 Double  Drive

Replacement Drives

Renold produces replacement drives and gearing for old and obsolete designs.  Our design capabilities enable re-engineering from sample parts or drawings.