Process Expo

STOBER will be exhibiting at Process Expo October 8-11 in Chicago, IL.

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STOBER Open House - Pathway to Success

STOBER will be hosting its very first Pathway to Success open house on October 10th from 6-8:30 PM. Local business leaders, community members, high school students, parents and guardians are all invited to attend. Attendees will learn about career opportunities and talent development programs, tour our newly renovated facilities, and participate in breakout sessions for departments that they are interested in learning more about.

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STOBER Continues Investment in American Manufacturing

STOBER is continuing to invest in manufacturing to provide the highest quality product and service to our customers. The company recently completed an almost year-long remodeling of one of its warehouses. The remodel involved expanding the quality inspection lab, redesigning the floor layout to allow for additional machine capacity, and building a manufacturing lab to provide an adequate training area for machining apprentices.

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STOBER Expands Production with 3rd Shift

STOBER will be launching a third shift for production in August. For several years, STOBER has been running two shifts for production and three shifts for manufacturing. The addition of 3rd shift will allow us to increase our production capacity, utilize workstations more effectively, and improve order flow, all while improving the satisfaction of our customers.

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FPSA Young Professionals Group Interview Series: Jose Ibanez

Food Industry Executive spoke with Jose Ibanez, a regional sales manager at STOBER Drives, about the challenges and opportunities they see in the food industry today and in the future.

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The History of STOBER

STOBER has released a video showcasing the company’s history. Our owners describe how STOBER has evolved from its humble beginnings as a machine shop and motorcycle repair facility.

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STOBER Drives Inc. grows by investing in employees

STOBER Drives is investing in people to create a lasting return, both for the business and the community.

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Getting into Gear with Gearboxes and Motors

The force that powers food processing equipment — everything from pumps and conveyors to slicers and mixers — is housed within industrial gearboxes. Though these parts are small enough to be picked up by hand, they’re still not pieces you want to replace regularly, especially when a breakdown means stalling production and losing profits.

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Automate Trade Show

STOBER will be exhibiting at Automate April 8-11 in Chicago, IL.

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STOBER Releases Its New Product Configurator

STOBER FITS allowed users to build gearboxes online. Since then, STOBER has been working on the next generation of its online configurator. It is now available! With the new STOBER Configurator, engineers and designers will save time in product selection and designing. Before the configurator, they searched through catalogs to find the right solution, request information in multiple places, and use type code values. Now, everything is a simple click away.

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STOBER Drives Revolutionary Safety Brake

When an assembly line needs to stop immediately because of a power failure or hazardous situation, the safety of employees and equipment is only as strong as the braking system. With a goal of increasing safety throughout the manufacturing industry, STOBER Drives launched ServoStop, a revolutionary holding brake that provides redundant braking power.

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Dedication to Improving – New STOBER Website

It’s here! The new STOBER website has officially been launched. The goal of our new website is to create a seamless and excellent user experience. No matter where in the world you are visiting www.stober.com from, you will enjoy simple navigation, clean design, and consistent branding.

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STOBER Company Tour Video

What do we value? How do our employees feel? See what it is like inside STOBER Drives in Maysville, Kentucky. We believe in nothing but the best for our customers, our employees, and our future.

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Automation Fair

STOBER will be exhibiting at the Rockwell Automation Fair on November 14 and 15 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. We are a recognized Encompass Partner and a supplier of Rockwell Enabled motors.

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STOBER Employees Raise Money for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and STOBER employees wanted to raise money and awareness. Megan Fulton, member of the employee assistance fund committee, designed a t-shirt with the theme “hope for a cure.”.

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Rack and Pinion – From high force to high speed to cost effective, STOBER has the solution you need

With more than 80 years of experience in mechatronics, STOBER focuses on system optimization. This includes our rack and pinion offerings. From machine tools to laser cutting, we have four pinion families for customers to choose from for their application requirements.

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Knowing which vendor to choose from can be difficult. Here’s why Machine Tool Research (MTR) in Rochester, New York, chooses to do business with STOBER.

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STOBER Continues to Invest in the World’s Toughest Gearbox

Harsh environments easily cause premature failure for gearboxes. From caustic chemicals to water ingress to washing pressure, gearboxes face numerous challenges that can lead to early problems. One of the main issues is seal degradation.

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Customer Success Story: STOBER Eliminates Gearing Misalignment

Gear reducers are often rigid mounted during installation. What many people do not know is this rigid mounting causes premature failure. Why?

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Service and Support – The STOBER Difference

How often have you called in to a company to get an answering service or dial directory? STOBER has every call answered by a live representative from our Maysville, Kentucky location. All calls are answered in 3 rings or less. Our goal is to give every customer a rapid response so they can get the answers they need quickly and efficiently.

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Customer Success Story: Eliminating Costly Fluid Leakage

An Ohio poultry processor was experiencing oil leakage from a competitor’s worm gearbox. The leaking oil not only caused the unit to fail prematurely but cost the company more money. The customer had to lubricate reducers, purchase drip pans to place under every unit, stock lubrication for replenishing the reducers, and dispose of the used oil.

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What Makes a STOBER Gear Reducer Require No Maintenance?

How do you make the world’s toughest gearbox, requiring no maintenance? It starts with the gearing. Our high precision gears are machined after hardening to provide the best quality.

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STOBER’s Versatility to Meet Your Application Needs

Everyone likes options.  STOBER can give them to you with our wide product range for motion control applications.

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Welcome to STOBER Drives

We stood on a rise, flattened by dozers and precisely graveled in preparation for new construction as a German businessman spoke eloquently of a love affair that began more than eight years ago.

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