SUWANEE, Ga., February 7, 2018 - RÖHM Group has announced it is now part of Dr. Helmut Rothenberger Holding GmbH. The acquisition will further strengthen RÖHM operations and position it for continued robust growth. The company’s 1,400 employees join the ROTHENBERGER Group’s family of over 100 companies, which include ROTHENBERGER AG, AUTANIA AG and WALTER Werkzeuge GmbH, along with a workforce more than 6,000 strong.
Anticipating a perfect storm for growth and business success, the Röhm family’s 4th generation representative Norbert Roos said, “We are pleased to have found a dependable and competent buyer in the family-run Dr. Helmut Rothenberger Holding GmbH group of companies.” He added that it would be “a guarantee for further successful development and continuation of the RÖHM Group.”
In addition, Dr. Helmut Rothenberger celebrated the acquisition, stating, “The traditional company RÖHM provides a good basis in order to keep up with the requirements of Industry 4.0 with regard to energy savings and networked clamping and gripping systems for the machine tool and robot industries."
With nearly two centuries of combined experience in manufacturing, the RÖHM Group and ROTHENBERGER Group are both geared for explosive growth in 2018. Plans are underway to increase RÖHM’s staff and further secure its position as the world’s leading clamping device and drill chuck manufacturer.
About RÖHM Products of America
Headquartered in Suwanee, Georgia, Röhm Products of America, a division of the RÖHM Group, has been a leading provider of high-quality clamping and gripping technologies to the North American metalworking industry since 1978. The company’s broad and powerful product portfolio encompasses drill chucks, live centers, lathe chucks, vises, automation technology, power chuck technology, mandrels, tool clamping systems, and customized solutions for turning, milling, drilling, and grinding applications. The company also takes pride in providing world-class support and services to ensure trouble-free machining processes for its customers within the aerospace, automotive, energy, engineering, micro technology and rail vehicle manufacturing sectors. Röhm also holds International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) Registration. For more information, please visit www.rohm-products.com.
About Dr. Helmut Rothenberger Holding GmbH
Located in Salzburg, Austria, the Dr. Helmut Rothenberger Holding GmbH is a family-run group of companies in the business areas of pipe tools, environmental technology, machine tools, trade and real estate. For more information, please visit www.roehm.biz.