RUD is a direct subsidiary company of the German chain manufacturer RUD Ketten Rieger and Dietz GmbH u. Co. KG. The RUD name is recognised worldwide as a leading manufacturer of high quality round steel link chains and associated components. RUD has ISO9001 quality system certification, and is renowned for it's expertise in heat treatment methods - delivering high performance chain products to suit the most demanding applications. RUD proven chain and mesh technologies have been applied to the outdoor furniture range which is sold under the Erlau brand. Erlau street furniture is manufactured in Germany under full ISO 9001 quality control standards. Because of a unique coating process which applies a 350 micron coating of an organic polyamide derived from the castor-oil plant onto the galvanised frame, all products are guaranteed for 10 years against corrosion. The Erlau furniture range includes benches, seating systems, bollards, planters, smokers stands, litter bins and bicycle parking systems for urban plazas, transit stations, airports, theme parks, waterfront developments, shopping malls and many other public spaces.