Industrial Braking Systems

Rugged Disc Brake Systems

Kobelt offers top industrial brakes and a wide variety of brakes supplies for an even wider variety of applications, we are disc brake caliper manufacturers. While our emergency brakes are most commonly spring applied, Kobelt's brake tension applications tend to be pneumatically or hydraulically applied. As with all Kobelt products, our industrial brakes are designed and built with serviceability and reliability at the forefront.

To obtain a quote on our industrial braking systems, please download the Qualification Form and return to sales@kobelt.comLearn more about disc air brakes, wedge brake systems and all our solutions and products below.

We offer custom brake solutions built to OEM specifications with short lead times.

Our Braking System Industries

Our brake systems and equipment are used in innumerable applications, including oil and gas draw works, marine, mining, forestry, materials handling, offshore mooring winches and amusement park rides. We build durable brake systems that are used in a number of industries around the world, capable of small to very large sizes. 

Heavy Equipment

Whether Brakes, Steering, Cylinders or Controls, Kobelt products are widely used in a range of equipment spanning various industries  

Steel Processing

Kobelt's range of brake designs are used in applications ranging from failsafe brakes for steel ladle cranes to tensioning brakes on sheet uncloilers

Materials Handling

The reliability and service friendly features on Kobelt's 5300 Series brakes make them an ideal choice for enhanced control on overland conveying applications


For years, Kobelt pneumatic controls and brake systems have added control & safety to forestry processing equipment of all sizes & functions.

Power Generation

Kobelt brake systems help control and stabilize rotation speed, increasing safety and longevity on water, wind & wave turbine technologies. 


The rigorous demands on material handling equipment in the mining industry make it a perfect fit for Kobelt controls and brake systems.

Cranes & Hoists

The reliability of Kobelt brake systems make them a perfect fit for a variety of cranes, winches and hoists of all sizes in a number of industries.

Oil and Gas

Kobelt supplies a complete range of rugged brake systems for added control on offshore platform-based draw-works, hoists and cranes.

Service Rigs

Kobelt's rugged & durable disc braking systems are commonly used for emergency slowing, stopping or holding as well as tensioning on draw-works.

More About Kobelt Industrial Braking Systems

For over three decades, Kobelt has been manufacturing rugged, durable disc brakes for the oil and gas, mining, manufacturing and maritime industries. Built using bronze and stainless steel, Kobelt brakes provide solid, reliable control for draw-works, hoists and winches, as well as propeller shaft brakes for marine vessels and other applications. Kobelt’s line of air-applied disc brakes and hydraulic actuated brake systems accommodate a broad range of torque requirements and are configurable to customer specifications.

Our in-house bronze die casting ensures that Kobelt brakes are well suited for use in harsh, corrosive environments. Furthermore, our broad range of sizes and configurations ensures that there is a solution for your specific application. From an operational perspective, components subject to wear are easily accessible for adjustment or replacement in order to minimize downtime and lower maintenance costs. Kobelt’s vertically integrated factory enables industry-leading fulfillment times whether for standard products or custom alterations to fit specific requirements.

Industrial Braking Systems

Features & Benefits of Industrial Braking Systems

Key Features

• Quality bronze & stainless steel construction for durability and reliability
• Wear affected components are accessible for ease of pad replacement & maintenance
• Air vented discs for efficient heat dissipation
• Vertical or side mount installation configurations
• Air applied calipers utilize diaphragms for accurate control capability


• Long-lasting in harsh & corrosive environments for lower cost of ownership
• Industry-leading manufacturing & fulfillment times
• Replacement parts can be installed quickly & efficiently with little downtime
• Wide range of sizes & clamping forces

Please download & send the Qualification Form below to for a quote.