Our Heritage

In 2016, David Brown and Santasalo joined forces to become one of the world’s leading mechanical power transmission brands. Bringing together almost three centuries of combined gear engineering leadership and substantial geographic coverage. Find out more about our expansion into high growth countries throughout the last decade to ensure we are in position to serve our customers, wherever they are and whenever they need us.

A Rich Heritage of Engineering Brands

At the heart of our business is a rich gear engineering heritage encompassing many well-known brand names. These brands have given David Brown Santasalo the experience and knowledge that we use to drive value into our customers’ processes today.


As highly experienced gearbox suppliers, we can provide gearbox service, repair and upgrades for all David Brown Santasalo heritage brands: