About us

our Vision

To be the industry leader who is making a significant difference for our customers.
To be the conveyor company that customers prefer to do business with.

our Capabilities

We are an expert conveyor components OEM, with a manufacturing facility in Germany, servicing customers globally.

Our Purpose

We are passionate about our customers and our employees’ success and together we create working partnerships that make a significant long-term difference.

GURTEC is back

Around 50 years ago GURTEC was established as a small family business.
Today, after the acquisition by NEPEAN, the brand GURTEC is back and stronger than ever: Well known GURTEC quality with a strong track record of high quality conveyor components supported by the strength and flexibility of a privately-owned international company.

Where we come from

1960s
1970s
1980s
1990s
2000s

1960

Founded in 1969 as family business in a small workshop in Bremerhaven.
Develops into one of the leading roller producers in Europe

1980

Revolutionizes industry with development of plastic coating for steel rollers and frames thus introducing a new quality standard

New fully automated production line for GUP rollers

2000

2005: Introduction of the HM140/150 flow- and/or endformed roller line

2015: New fully automated production line for GST rollers

2017: NEPEAN acquires Sandvik’s Conveyor Components businesses incl. former GURTEC GmbH and Sandvik’s Conveyor Systems business in Hollola (FIN) and reinstates GURTEC, PROK & ROXON brands

1970

Focus on production and distribution of rollers, pulleys and idlers.
Continuous improvements and optimization of products, quality and processes

1976: GURTEC relocates to Schöppenstedt

1990

1990: GURTEC merges with Finnish ROXON Group which specializes in products, system solutions and service for bulk material handling


1998: Swedish industrial Group Sandvik acquires GURTEC & ROXON to become part of their ‘Materials Handling’ division (renamed later to ‘Mining Systems’ incl. sub-Product Area ‘Conveyor Components’)

1960

Founded in 1969 as family business in a small workshop in Bremerhaven.
Develops into one of the leading roller producers in Europe

1970

Focus on production and distribution of rollers, pulleys and idlers.
Continuous improvements and optimization of products, quality and processes

1976: GURTEC relocates to Schöppenstedt

1980

Revolutionizes industry with development of plastic coating for steel rollers and frames thus introducing a new quality standard

New fully automated production line for GUP rollers

1990

1990: GURTEC merges with Finnish ROXON Group which specializes in products, system solutions and service for bulk material handling


1998: Swedish industrial Group Sandvik acquires GURTEC & ROXON to become part of their ‘Materials Handling’ division (renamed later to ‘Mining Systems’ incl. sub-Product Area ‘Conveyor Components’)

2000

2005: Introduction of the HM140/150 flow- and/or endformed roller line

2015: New fully automated production line for GST rollers

2017: NEPEAN acquires Sandvik’s Conveyor Components businesses incl. former GURTEC GmbH and Sandvik’s Conveyor Systems business in Hollola (FIN) and reinstates GURTEC, PROK & ROXON brands

Automated GUP Production Line

Automated GST Production Line

Automated HM 140/150 Production Line

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