Roof Supports

Down underground, deep in the mines, the safety is essential, no question about it. Supporting the roof is the main issue for every coal miner. It is simple, without supporting the roof you just cannot go on. Our proposal: safe and reliable roof supporting products based on proven technologies. This is what we offer: the simple but reliable GSA, GS link bars (forming together with the hydraulic props a flexible roof supporting system) and for longwalls, the powered roof supports SMA range.


  • Link Bars

    The GSA and GS link bars, as important parts of the roof supporting system that also includes the hydraulic props, are manufactured by using modern equipment and particular technology for welding. Each link bar is tested in accordance with STR 1395-2005 (DIN 21550). The whole manufcaturing process is supervised and carefully observed.


  • Powered Roof Supports

    Without supporting the roof you just cannot go on. Our offer for longwalls is: safe, durable and reliable powered roof supports based upon proven technologies.

    GEROM offers roof supports with heights between 1.500 mm and 4.400 mm, 1.500mm wide shields, their legs being able to take loads up to 1.400 KN.

    GEROM has developed a strong and close relationship with traditional customers, the end users, finding solutions together to make all these things better. All our powered roof supports are tested in our special static test facility.