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Winch Industries, now trading as Gears and winches was established in Brisbane in the early 1970’s as a winch manufacturing and engineering firm. Since then Gears and Winches have steadily grown to become a significant force in the gear cutting, general engineering and winch manufacturing industry. We pride ourselves on having achieved a reputable business known for reliability, honesty and for going the extra mile. Gears and winches go the extra mile catering to urgent breakdowns and manufacturing parts from winches that are no longer in production. We ensure our customers receive top quality customer service, come in and have a chat today!

Our company is essentially divided into two divisions:


Formerly known as Archierfield Precision Engineering;

Gears and Winches gear division specialises in the manufacturing of an abundant amount of gears. On our premises we manufacture gears such as Bevel gears, Worm wheels & Worm shafts, Helical and straight cut spur gears, Sprockets, Sheaves and racks. At Gears and Winches we have the capacity Internal and external splines, slotting, Gear tooth grinding, Thread milling and all facets of general engineering.


Gears and Winches specialises in the design and manufacture of a complete range of winches for the tow truck, tilt tray and recovery market, a large range of electric slipway winches for the marine sector along with a series of large industrial purpose hand winches. Gears and Winches manufacture custom designed solutions for hoisting and/or hauling applications for use in all industries. We supply spare parts and cables for winches that are difficult to source or are no longer in production to be manufactured. To complement our production and custom winches, Gears and Winches import various winches and components from quality suppliers around the world.