Wheels and castors from Wicke – We keep it in motion
Wicke is one of the Worlds leading manufacturers of industrial wheels, tyres, axle and swivel and fixed castors for in-plant transport with over 900 employees.
We specialize in the manufacture of load and drive wheels, rollers, stabilization wheels and castors, pallet rollers, steel band tyres, scaffolding castors, shopping trolley and roll container castors, spring action castors and customized high-end heavy duty castors for the automotive engineering industries, robot vehicles, intra-logistic installations, building industry, distribution logistics and conveying machinery.
We produce a wide range of different tyre compounds within our international production sites based on our own designs of injected thermoplastic synthetics, casting elastomers (Polyurethane), elastic rubber and Vulkollan® (registered trademark of Covestro Group®) for the specific applications of our OEM and distribution customers. Our own weld shop and pressing plant offers the highest production competences and efficiencies in steel constructions including aluminum die casting and cast forged parts for our tyres with rims, swivel castors, fixed castors, support arms, load wheel links, rotating assemblies, carrier current systems of transmission, mounting systems, spring systems or axle systems.
Wicke ’s quality in consulting and collaboration with our partners has consistently lead to flexible and innovative customized solutions.. The headquarters is located in Germany in Sprockhövel-Herzkamp with more than 300 employees and other production sites in the Czech Republic and the People’s Republic of China. All aspects of the business from initial contact through to manufacture,assembly and distribution is strongly customer-orientated which is vitally important to our key markets and partners
Your specialist for wheels and castors
With latest mixing and casting equipment we produce articles made of Vulkollan® (registered trademark of Covestro Group®), self-developed Polyurethane labels Topthane®, Elasthane®, NIDIIThane®, SuperTrac®, DynaRoll®, FilaTron®, Conducthane®, Redthane®, Greythane®, Midthane®, Rockthane® and Staticthane® for heavy loads and specific applications up to 25 ton
In the rubber range we produce in-house under the brands Wicke -Elastic® and Wicke -Cleanmediate® wheels, castors and tyres up to 1000 mm and load up to 20 ton. Products for specific applications in different hardness, colors, forms and physical parameters for traction, load, wear and tear and ergonomically optimized load and drive wheels, steel band tyres and industrial molded parts.
Net-worked construction solutions
Net-worked construction and design solutions with international production and cost optimizing are today Wicke ’s core competence.
We want to be a beneficial and value-creating integrated, design, production and logistic partner for our OEM customers. Supportively we work with a modern 2-D and 3-D construction software, FEM simulations, static and dynamic product-testing including IT-supported material and quality inspection systems.
The international production and logistics structure of Wicke accomplishes the challenging cost and proficiency level with a geographic nearness to our valuable customers.