Transit Escalator Drive Solutions

Renold Gears designs and manufactures a full range of heavy duty transit escalator drive solutions.

Design options include: 

Compact Drives

WH Series1

The new WH Series escalator drives combine the benefits of worm and helical gearing in a compact design offering high efficiency, low noise and minimal maintenance. 

Direct Drives

Direct Drive

Slim line unit directly mounted on to the headshaft, eliminating lubrication and risk of contamination.


Traditional Drives
Trad Render

Renold supplies traditonal base plate arrangements designed for London Underground, Washington Metro and New York Subway. 


Double Drives

Esa Double

Renold has developed a number of solutions ideal for in truss arrangements which can be configured as double drives. 


Replacement Drives

Replacement New

Renold produces replacement drives and gearing for old and obsolete designs.  Our design capabilities enable re-engineering from sample parts or drawings.




Click above to download our Info.Base pdf and learn more about our Transit Escalator Drive Solutions.