Centa couplingS and shaftS fitted to Team Britannia round the world record bid vessel

The two Centa couplings and shafts which will help power the new Team Britannia 'wave piercing'  vessel have been installed on the boat which is being built for a world record round the world surface speed record attempt this year. Read more here:

Range of flexible couplings for Diesel-driven compressors or pump drives on stand G14 at Hillhead

Mechanical power transmissions experts, Centa Transmissions will be showing their range of highly flexible couplings for Diesel hydraulic pump drives. This includes the CENTAX-K, a torsionally-soft coupling designed for diesel-driven compressor or pump drives, which features a rubber element that’s vulcanised to a glass-fibre reinforced plastic flange with an integrated hub on the output side. Read more here:

Coupling technology specialist CENTA launches new rubber mixture for temperature-critical applications

Shipley, 19.01.18. Resistant to high temperatures and significantly cheaper than silicone: With CENTALAN HT (High Temperature), CENTA presents its newly developed synthetic elastomer which eliminates the need to use expensive silicone elements in a wide range of applications. The novel material from the company’s own rubber production is designed to meet the dynamic characteristics of natural rubber mixtures. Applications subject to operation in critical high temperature can thus be operated at ease. Read more here:

New Mazak Integrex machine helpS Centa meet an increase in orders at Shipley

Shipley 17.01.18 - A new Mazak Integrex J200 Smooth G 1000 U 5 Axis CNC machine has arrived at Centa’s Shipley headquarters. With an increase in work coming from both existing and new customers, Centa has taken delivery of the new machine to enable them to step up production to meet delivery on a growing order book. Read more here:


Shipley, 09.01.2018 – We hereby announce that Rexnord Corporation (NYSE: RXN) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CENTA Group (CENTA Antriebe Kirschey GmbH), a leading manufacturer of premium flexible couplings and drive shafts for industrial, marine, rail and power generation applications. Subject to customary closing conditions, the transaction is expected to close by the end of February 2018. Read more here: