ROEMHELD – A Strong Group

Together with the clamping technology specialists HILMA and STARK, ROEMHELD forms a group of companies offering a comprehensive product range in the field of clamping technology for production technology. The product range is supplemented by numerous hydraulic elements for general industrial use as well as assembly and drive technology components and systems.

Thanks to the diversity of its products and long-standing experience, the ROEMHELD group is able to develop and supply customer-specific solutions across the entire company.
The ROEMHELD Group has around 510 employees in total and an annual turnover of approximately € 105 million.

With a focus on global presence

Export business is becoming increasingly important in addition to its domestic customers who receive comprehensive support from 17 sales offices and sales partners in Germany. Roemheld already has an export share of around 50% today, which increases to over 65% due to indirect exports.
Subsidiaries in Great Britain, France, China, USA, Japan and South Korea as well as numerous sales partners ensure that Roemheld customers receive extensive advice, effective sales and distribution and comprehensive service worldwide.

Römheld GmbH Friedrichshütte, Laubach, Germany

Elements and systems for production technology



Hilma-Römheld GmbH, Hilchenbach, Germany

Clamping systems and standard fixtures



Römheld Rivi GmbH, Hilchenbach, Germany

Magnetic clamping systems



Stark Spannsysteme GmbH, Rankweil, Austria

Zero-point clamping systems



FRIEDRICHSHÜTTE Foundry, Laubach, Germany

The ROEMHELD Group has its origins in the FRIEDRICHSHÜTTE Foundry that can be traced back to 1707. It specialises in workpieces in small and medium batch sizes made of grey and nodular iron. FRIEDRICHSHÜTTE is still part of the ROEMHELD Group today.

Friedrichshütte on the Internet

Over 300 years of success

2018 Opening of the new subsidiary "Roemheld Production Systems Co., Ltd." in Nanjing (CN)

2017 Joint venture Römheld Rivi GmbH for magnetic clamping technology

2017 Inauguration of the new company building of STARK Spannsysteme in Rankweil (A)

2016 Foundation of ROEMHELD Production Systems Nanjing Co. Ltd.

2015 Construction of a new hardening plant in Laubach and expansion of quality inspection 

2014 Construction project, expansion of production at the location Laubach

2013 Introduction of the new ERP software in Laubach and Hilchenbach

2011 Market launch of the new "ROEMHELD E-TEC" product range for electrical clamping technology

2010 New common corporate logo for ROEMHELD HILMA and STARK

2009 Expansion of the company's operations through Roemheld S.A.S. in France

2007 300 years of the Friedrichshütte Foundry

2004 Market launch of the "Systems - System Solutions for Production Technology" product range

2001 Warehouse expansion and construction of new assembly facilities

2000 Expansion of the company's operations through Stark Spannsysteme GmbH

1995 Commissioning of the computer-controlled high-bay warehouse

1991 Expansion of the company's operations through Fertigungstechnik Weissenfels GmbH and Hilma-Roemheld GmbH

1984 One of the first German companies to introduce CAD

1967 Construction of the engineering works at its present location in Laubach/Ruppertsburg

1963 Founding of Spann- und Ausrüstungs GmbH

1948 Founding of Maschinenfabrik und Eisengiesserei A. Römheld KG

1879 Founding of the ironworks by Adolph Römheld

1870 Lease of Friedrichshutte by Julius Römheld

1707 Founding of Friedrichshütte by Count Friedrich Ernst of Solms-Laubach