Country, region and language selection

International websites


Americas / Oceania

Africa and Middle East

Asia / Pacific


Torque is a physical quantity and describes a force couple that acts on a body (e.g. impeller of a centrifugal pump) and accelerates (start-up process), or decelerates it, or works against an opposing torque of equal magnitude  (starting torque). It is the product of force and lever arm. Its symbol is T and the unit is Nm.



Become part of our team!

Become part of our team!

As an international employer, KSB offers exciting challenges in many different areas.

Regardless whether you are an experienced professional or a pupil, student or graduate ─ learn more about our work culture and find job openings from all over the world in our job portal.