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Rotor Turning Gear Units

Rotor Turning Gear Units, Rotor Turning Gears, Rotor Turning Devices

Voith rotor turning gear units serve for breaking away, starting and turning gas turbines, steam turbines and compressors. The rotor turning devices also align and position large shaft trains.

Rotor turning gear units are

  • wear resistant
  • durable
  • low-maintenance

The speed of rotor turning gears range from 0.2 to 400 rpm, the break-away torque is from 300 to 100,000 Nm.

BHS Rotor Turning Gear Units

BHS rotor turning gears allow the hot rotor of a steam turbine, gas turbine, or compressor to cool down safely and evenly, by turning it slowly.


Voith GmbH & Co. KGaA
Hans-Böckler-Straße 7
87527 Sonthofen, Germany

Tel. +49 8321 802-825

Service Sales
Tel. + 49 8321 802-826

24/7 Technical Emergency Helpline
Tel. +49 8321 802-555

BHS Turbogetriebe, mechanisch