The Leitz Corporate Group
Leitz GmbH & Co. KG with its headquarters in Oberkochen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany is a leading technology manufacturer of machine-driven precision tools and process designed tool systems for the professional processing of solid wood, wood derived and plastic materials.
Leitz together with Boehlerit GmbH & Co. KG in Kapfenberg, Austria
and Bilz GmbH & Co KG in Ostfildern, Germany
form the Leitz corporate group.
Boehlerit is a specialist in the development and production of innovative tungsten carbide and diamond cutting materials and in this regard also manufactures special tools for metal processing. Bilz operates in the field of tool clamping technology and is a leading manufacturer of thermic clamping systems for high-speed machining in metal, wood and plastics processing.
The Leitz corporate group has production facilities in Europe, America and Asia, countless sales and service companies all over the world, where important locations are concentrating on or reestablishing relevant industries. The 4,100 employees of the Leitz corporate group generate an annual turnover of over 460 million Euros.
The Leitz Corporate Group cooperate in research and development, in the exchange of findings and in bundling synergies. More and more, new composite materials are supplementing the classic wood and metal materials. Innovative tools are required to process these materials. The Know-how and development capacities of each Leitz Corporate Group member is opening up promising future prospects in this area – to the company and to its customers. The depth and breadth of the precision tooling product range offered by Leitz Corporate Group is unique. They use extraordinary know-how and great flexibility to fabricate special tooling for customer and industry-specific requirements. The range of services starts with cutting material development and ends with complex tool management.