The Eickhoff Group offers customers everything under one roof, from one element and core component through to turnkey installations and this for the last 140 years. No matter if it concerns gearboxes, castings, mining shearer loaders, mining roadheaders, coke plant machinery or special track-mounted vehicles - the proven top quality is and remains their ongoing commitment.
Company Eickhoff was one of the first companies to adopt a quality assurance system in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001 and to obtain the DQS Certificate. Gebr. Eickhoff Maschinenfabrik and Eisengießerei GmbH & Co. KG, as holding company of the entity, centrally manages all in Bochum located companies in terms of administration.
In a nutshell, Eickhoff:
- is a world leading supplier of mining technology, especially mining shearer loaders. With its estimated world-wide market share (excl. China and CIS) of around 55%, it is one of the leading Western manufacturers of shearer loaders for the underground mining industry;
- is a market leader in road headers for mining and tunnelling;
- is a market leader and strong partner in the sector of drive technology (gearboxes). The production of high-performance planetary gearboxes has made Eickhoff one of the leading suppliers of wind energy and industrial gearboxes;
- operates worldwide and has its own distribution centres and service operations in numerous countries and is also continuously expanding in the growing Eastern European markets;
- is known world-wide and enjoys an excellent reputation in the technology sector. When quality foundry castings from different materials are required, the Eickhoff' foundry is a competent partner and a reliable supplier;
- is a system supplier! Through cooperation with other manufacturers of mining equipment, Eickhoff has established itself as a system supplier of mining technology. Eickhoff produces all its products in Germany which results in the highest quality standards.