Direct drives


FGB is a leading manufacturer of customised direct drives for special applications. We use high-performance tools for fast and precise calculation, design and manufacture of engines precisely to customers’ technical specifications.

Our core competence is the manufacture of high-performance direct drives with a high-performance density ‘made in Germany’. FGB is a global company that specialises in the field of direct drives in prototypes, special motors and small series – as integrated motors or complete systems including bearings/guides, measuring system, casing etc.

A team of 160 engineers and specialists, more than 40 years of experience in the construction of special machines, and our broad spectrum of know-how in various application fields and sectors, ensure a high level of innovation in our products. For more performance in your motors.

Whilst modern production equipment with efficient production processes are a matter of course today, we also stand out thanks to a manufacturing process that guarantees the highest of quality. On completion, we carry out extensive performance tests on our in-house test benches. Insights from these tests have been use to further develop our products for many years.

What makes us special:

  • Customised solutions for special requirements, e.g. high dynamics, very low speeds, small construction space, high pressures, extreme temperatures, rough ambient conditions, damaging radiation etc.
  • Direct drives (torque and linear motors) with a high-performance density, including special design and special production equipment for the drives
  • Integration competence thanks to extensive experience as a manufacturer of special machines.
  • Individual, expert support
  • The flexibility and punch of a medium-sized company
  • Short delivery times and reliable delivery punctuality

Do you have any questions about our portfolio of products and service or our competences? We will be happy to talk to you in depth and offer free and non-binding advice. Just give us a call or send a short e-mail! We will be happy to answer your enquiries.


Dieter Bauch-Panetzky

phone: +49 (0) 9771 68877-661