RUD Ketten Rieger & Dietz GmbH u. Co. KG was founded in 1875 by Carl Rieger and Friedrich Dietz in Swabian Aalen.
Today, the RUD Group is a global player. Its main development and production facility in Aalen, offers future-oriented solutions with chain systems and components for a wide range of applications.
In the lashing field RUD is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of heavy lashing points with LC marking and lashing chains in special grades 10 and 12.
The RUD Group has an annual turnover of 190 million euros, and currently has over 1.700 employees working in production facilities, and sales offices located in over 120 countries worldwide.
In „Tradition of Dynamic Innovation“, that is in the tradition of a modern and dynamically growing family organisation, the RUD Group has officially been nominated as a Hidden Champion of the 21st Century.