Quality. From passion.

GEDORE has been manufacturing high-quality professional tools and special tools in Remscheid for 100 years: tools for life. From our early days in 1919 as a small forge to today, uncompromising quality and proximity to our customers have been the key considerations in what we do - and the foundation of our success.

People all over the world should be to be able to work safely and more productively with our tools. That is what drives us. We focus on your individual requirements. And we work towards that with all our strength, care and passion. Because we want to delight you: with our strong brands and product lines, innovative ideas, the best products and solutions that really will drive you on. Naturally, we also want to offer you the best service: with competent contacts, short routes and the right solutions for your individual requirements.

GEDORE has been in the sole possession of the founding family for three generations, and the fourth has already been appointed to the management board. As an owner-run company, sustainably successful growth is important to us. We think in the long-term and operate on a safe and sound basis. In order to secure our success for the future as well, we arranged for the company succession at an early stage.

So you can continue to be certain in the future that we will be by your side as a reliable partner.

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"Made by GEDORE" stands worldwide for the values that make up our company: Customer proximity, innovative strength, top quality, professional competence and reliability. Qualified employees, intelligent designs, first-class materials and modern manufacturing processes will continue to form the basis of GEDORE's promise of quality in order to develop tools for life.

From apprentices to engineers: Professionals from industry and trade trust in our tools - often for generations and for good reason. Because our tools have proven themselves for many years wherever highest quality, precision, reliability and intelligent solutions are required.

In order to confirm this trust again and again, we continuously develop our competences and our product range. Whether new materials or process technologies, whether increasing demands on ergonomics and mobility, whether revolutionary developments in industry 4.0: The latest technologies and trends are what keep us moving. On this basis, we develop and produce tool solutions with which you are optimally equipped for future challenges. For example, intelligent torque wrenches with a wide range of measurement and analysis functions as well as powerful software that supports your data management.

For our focus industries industry, agricultural engineering, automotive, energy, trade, retail, do-it-yourself and forestry, we manufacture robust, high-precision tools that function permanently and safely even under the toughest conditions, as well as special tools. Pulling, storing, bending, hammering, screwing. We always have the right tool solution for you.
We look back on more than 150 years of experience in the production of quality forgings. The largest hydraulic top pressure hammer in Europe is located in our production halls. In addition, we produce with dies from our own die production, upsetting and forging according to forging tolerances according to DIN 10243-F. On request we also manufacture according to DIN 10243-E. Our qualified and trained specialists master all work steps from mechanical processing to surface and heat treatment to calibration according to functional dimensions. Even special designs are developed in-house at the customer's request.
With high-precision torque tools and customer-specific services, we are the expert for the entire range of requirements in the field of digital and analogue torque solutions. For over 100 years, we have been developing, designing and manufacturing premium hand tools and testing equipment that make your fastening tasks safe, precisely controllable, reproducible and documentable – and that for any industry. GEDORE is the reliable brand from controlled tightening, the documentation of screw connections, high-precision testing equipment, complex measuring and analysis tools to individual advice and qualified service.
As one of the leading manufacturers, we have been developing and manufacturing special tools for the assembly, maintenance and repair of motor and commercial vehicles since 1978. Since 2016, our automotive expertise has been pooled in the GEDORE Automotive GmbH division, which holds more than 90 patents and utility models in Germany and abroad. Our portfolio includes innovative professional tools for all vehicle types, which enable our customers to react quickly to current market requirements and manufacturers' model changes. GEDORE Automotive's speciality: tools for maximum occupational safety and efficiency as well as narrow installation spaces.

Mission. Vision. Values.

We at GEDORE offer something very special: We manufacture tools for life. We already have one of the widest ranges of all European manufacturers, work for international market and industry leaders, manufacture on three continents and are represented in 70 countries worldwide.

But we want even more: people all over the world should be able to work more safely and productively with GEDORE tools. That is our vision. Whether it becomes reality and what the future of GEDORE looks like is up to us. Because it is we who convince and inspire people with our products and services, our commitment and our passion. That is our mission. In order for us to succeed, we orient ourselves on values that have made us great. We must continue to fill these values with life. That is why we have created our mission statement - so that we can all commit ourselves to the same values and goals and have a reliable basis for how we treat each other and our customers and partners.


Reasons for our being.

"We make safe and high quality tools available to everyone everywhere and join economic interests with social responsibility."


Our desired future.

"Whoever has a demand of high quality, intelligently made and his personal safety supporting tools or tool-based solutions has GEDORE at top of his mind."


Our values.

"We create tools for life. We create them with customer proximity, reliability, innovation, performance, respect, and responsibility."


Customer focused

We listen to our customers and understand their expectations.


We keep our promises and our partners can count on us.

Innovation minded

We always strive for new solutions and ideas to make peoples’ lifes easier.

High performance

We continuously strive for becoming even better and are committed to success.


We are respectful towards all people and our environment.


We are serious if it comes to social responsibility and sustainability.

Think globally, act locally

We translate global plans into local strategies and respect specific characteristics.

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