Our ultra-strong solution for gear rims

The steels used in gear rims are exposed to extreme stresses. Our ultra-strong response to this special challenge bears the name DIGEAR.

The strengths of DIGEAR proprietary steel

  • DIGEAR is a crack-resistant heavy plate intensively homogenised by means of rolling. It provides customers with the unique combination of exceptional hardness throughout plate thickness and high cracking resistance.
  • Dillinger can supply large plate formats and dimensions with item weights of up to approx. 42 t and plate thicknesses beyond 200 mm, enabling you to significantly reduce welding needs.


Contact persons


Christoph Dickmann
Head of Sales Department, Machinery & Construction Equipment, Protection Steel

Phone: +49 6831 472385
Fax: +49 6831 47992681


Johannes Klemm
Head of Marketing & Technical Support, Machinery & Construction Equipment, Steel Service Center, Plate Processing, Protection Steel

Phone: +49 6831 475658
Fax: +49 6831 47999036