A global gear engineering brand

With more than 1,100 employees, 6 major manufacturing plants and 23 service centres across 6 continents, David Brown Santasalo is ideally equipped to serve its customer base in commodities, marine, defence, power, industrial and consumer end markets.

Industrial Gear Design & Engineering

David Brown Santasalo is founded on delivering proven gear systems for critical industrial processes worldwide. With teams of design, application and service engineers based across the globe – we can engineer, manufacture and support industrial gearboxes for a variety of industries including:

  • Cement
  • Defence
  • Oil & Gas
  • Marine & Port Operations
  • Mining & Minerals
  • Paper, Tissue & Fibre
  • Power Generation
  • Rail
  • Sugar Processing
  • Specialist Applications
  • Water & Wastewater



Gear Manufacturing & Service

With full in-house gear design and manufacturing across Africa, Asia, Europe and North America, as well as wholly owned service network, we ensure our customers receive gear systems that add value to their processes as well as industry-leading customer support.

Our manufacturing facilities are ISO 9001 accredited and we have highly qualified service experts ready to support you wherever you are and whenever you need us.