Webster Drives is a specialist in the design and manufacture of power take-offs, drivelines and custom transmission and customized transmission components. Originally founded in 1878 to make wind driven water pumps, Webster Drives moved into PTO manufacture in 1934 and have since produced in excess of half a million units operating within niche market sectors of the automotive industry.
Continuous development over the years provides superb performance, ease of operation and outstanding reliability. Leading truck manufacturers and body builders use Webster Drives PTOs to provide auxiliary power to drive operating equipment on, for example, truck cranes, liquid and powder road tankers, demountable bodies, refuse compactors and skip loader applications.
Over more recent times the company has used its expertise in gearboxes and vehicle technology to design and develop a range of customized transmissions comprising special purpose gearboxes, drop boxes, transfer boxes and axle assemblies for diverse vehicle applications ranging from fire service, construction equipment to all terrain military vehicles.
Working in partnership with its customers, Webster Drives offers a range of comprehensive services utilizing latest design and manufacturing techniques and materials technologies to develop efficient and cost effective power transmission solutions. Webster Drives’ expertise embraces in-house design, development and manufacture of superbly engineered components to precise customer requirements.