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​Experts in Drivetrain, Vibrations, Acoustics


VULKAN Couplings is a division of the globally active VULKAN Group. For more than 125 years we have been developing, producing and marketing innovative system solutions for marine drive technology. We are the market and technology leader in the development of highly flexible couplings for marine engines, shaft systems and elastic mounts. Our customised solutions are characterised by high quality and innovation, as well as reliability and flexibility. VULKAN Couplings combines application know-how, cutting edge technology and professional competence with a strong commitment to research and improving on an ongoing basis the production process to ensure our world class status in delivering propulsion solutions to global engine manufacturers.

 
Marine Propulsion
Marine Propulsion

For more than 50 years, VULKAN flexible couplings have been used on nearly all types of ships with diesel mechanic or diesel electric drive concepts. Large cruise ships such as the Aida Stella,...more

Stationary Energy Production
Stationary Energy Production

VULKAN couplings are found not only in main and auxiliary ship drives, PTOs, PTIs and boat drives, but also in stationary power plants used for permanent, temporary or emergency power supply....more


VULKAN is system partner for the innovative SANMAR AVD Tug

VULKAN is system partner for the innovative SANMAR AVD Tug

SANMAR SHIPYARDS is the leading tug builder with over 40 years of experience and known as a market leader at the forefront of the tug building industry. The Sanmar hydraulic hybrid tug will be a ...more

VULKAN once again awarded as world market leader

VULKAN once again awarded as world market leader

After 2018, VULKAN has again been listed in the magazine Wirtschaftswoche as world market leader in the segment "Highly flexible couplings for shipbuilding" in 2019. The Wirtschaftswoche is a renowned ...more

Three new coupling sizes of proven RATO R+

Three new coupling sizes of proven RATO R+

VULKAN Couplings produces three new coupling sizes of its proven RATO R+ series: 4E, 5B, and 5H.The three new sizes are suitable for diesel-mechanical and diesel-electric drive systems in the maritime ...more

Further development of the VULKARDAN F

Further development of the VULKARDAN F

In 2016, VULKAN Couplings, the innovative provider of system solutions for maritime drive systems, introduced a genuine worldwide innovation with the highly-flexible VULKARDAN F coupling. To this day ...more

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