DATRON Tool Technology GmbH starts operating

Wed, January 02, 2019

Category: News, Press-Release

Joint subsidiary of DATRON AG and KOPP Schleiftechnik GmbH starts in Winterkasten

The two managing directors Michael Daniel (left) and Achim Kopp. © Zelinger

Lindenfels Winterkasten, January 2019 - DATRON Tool Technology GmbH, a cooperation company in the field of tool development and production of DATRON AG (WKN A0V9LA) with KOPP Schleiftechnik GmbH, officially started operations on 02.01.2019. After the "DTT" was founded in May of last year by the two  specialist companies and in the meantime, the new production plant in Lindenfels could be equipped with the necessary resources and an extensive manufacturing peripherals, the company is now dedicated to central aspects of research and development as well as the production of high-speed cutting tools.

Michael Daniel, Managing Director of DTT and Chief Financial Officer of DATRON AG, commented on the informal opening ceremony in the circle of the new employees, the mayor Michael Helbig and representatives of the founding companies: "The DTT is the result of many years of fruitful cooperation between the company's intergenerational grinding technology competence Kopp and us as a mechanical engineer and manufacturer of high-speed production solutions. Both companies bring along the know-how and experience from around 50 years of company history. We could not have wished for a better connection to give our tool business a new and sustainable boost. "

Achim Kopp, also managing director of DTT and representative of the co-partner company KOPP Schleiftechnik GmbH, who together with Mr. Daniel triggered the symbolic buzzer for the start of production, was also enthusiastic about the opening of the company. "We have been closely associated with DATRON AG for many years and believe in a common future in which we will leverage existing synergies and create new ones. The key to success today is the interaction of state-of-the-art technology, perfect environmental conditions and people who are passionate about it. "

So DATRON AG, KOPP Schleiftechnik GmbH and DATRON Tool Technology GmbH are creating a cooperation of three independent companies.
The recently re-elected Mayor of Lindenfels, Michael Helbig, who was also present at the opening, finds that cooperation of this kind can also be useful for the region in the future. "With KOPP Schleiftechnik GmbH and DATRON Tool Technology GmbH, we have two employers in the district of Winterkasten, who are committed not only to technology but also to people and employees in the companies. We can all be happy about that. "

DATRON AG is one of the leading suppliers of compact high-speed milling machines. With the founding of DATRON Tool Technology GmbH in May 2018, it reflects the growing importance of milling tools in the corporate portfolio. At DATRON Tool Technology GmbH, the company, together with KOPP Schleiftechnik GmbH, bundles the milling and grinding expertise of leading know-how carriers in order to generate the greatest possible customer benefit. The mutual expertise is based on many years of own research and development work in cooperation with leading practical institutes such as the PTW of the TU Darmstadt and other successful grinding technology partners.

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