Steel Industry


For over 120 years, KOBO has been manufacturing special conveyor chains and sprockets for steel, metallurgical and aluminum industries. High weights and tough environment, for exceptionally high demands on materials and technology, are the characterisitics of the industry. In some instances, coil transportation chains operate under extremly heavy loads in temperatures at over 1700° F.

We are experienced in manufacturing customized conveyor chains with extended lifetime in hot applications, reduction of abrasive wear in scraper chains running in coal or ore and the highest precision in roller chains for looping towers.

These are just a few examples of solutions KOBO's products.We do not only offer standard products but also customized chains and sprockets in metric and imperial execution.


KOBO’s product portfolio:

  • Bulk Handling chains for coal and ore
  • Cooling bed chains
  • Looping tower chains