Segment Drive Systems

Oerlikon Drive Systems (Segment)

Segment Drive Systems is a leading provider for gear, drive and shifting solutions. Our products are used in a wide range of applications to operate machinery and equipment for agriculture, construction, energy and mining, and transportation. 

We are a global manufacturer with 9 manufacturing locations and over 5000 employees. Our products are sold as two distinct brands, Oerlikon Fairfield and Oerlikon Graziano.

Segment BUs:


Core competencies

Segment Drive Systems maintains engineering and manufacturing expertise to develop gear driven solutions for the propulsion or rotation of mobile vehicles or industrial equipment.

Segment Drive Systems’ product portfolio includes a wide range of solutions from 4,000,000 Nm output drives used with self-elevating marine platforms to the latest technology with dual clutch and continuously variable transmissions. 

Market Areas/Solutions

Leader in High Performance Automotive Transmissions and Transaxles
Leadership in the development of high performance transmissions.
Expertise with DCT and e-LSD providing turnkey services, including advanced electronic controls.

Leader in Gear Solutions
Segment Drive Systems is one of the largest manufacturers of precision gear components for agricultural, off-highway, industrial and power generation markets.

Leader in Shifting Solutions
Leadership in design, development and production of shifting solutions (synchroniser and powershift units) used within the agricultural and off-highway vehicle industry.

Leader in Off-Highway Systems
Leadership in the manufacture of axle assemblies and planetary drive solutions for the off-highway market.

CEO Segment Drive Systems

Dr. Bernd Matthes


Stella Roagna
Head of Marketing & Communications Segment Drive Systems
P: +39 011 9570 206
F: +39 011 9591259
Contact Us
Oerlikon Graziano SpA
corso IV Novembre 53
10098 Rivoli (Torino)
Import as VCF