Turning vision into reality

Production sites for solid carbide and HSS tools

Frankfurt am Main

1890: Ludwig Günther establishes his precision tools factory in
Frankfurt am Main
1980: The company starts to manufacture SC drills.
2006: The Titex and Prototyp brands are merged
2007: Walter Titex becomes a Walter Group competence brand
2008: Start of production for Walter Express tools
2010: Expansion of XD technology to include 70 x d

 

Product range: High-tech solid carbide drilling and boring tools
Production processes: Automated grinding and surface finishing processes, development and global co-ordination of new manufacturing technologies, use of the latest CAD-CAM methods
Production plants: The latest CNC machines and PVD coating systems
Walter Titex  
Günther & Co
Eschborner Landstrasse 112
60489 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

Reconditioning Center: Frankfurt am Main

The Reconditioning Center in Frankfurt is the “master site” for the global reconditioning network, which consists of 5 other centers in the USA, China, India, Russia and Brazil.
1890: Ludwig Günther establishes his precision tools factory in
Frankfurt am Main
1998: The regrinding service for solid carbide drills is established in Germany
2012: The Reconditioning Center in Frankfurt becomes an independent production site

 

Product range: Reconditioning of solid carbide drilling and boring tools and milling cutters
Production processes: Restoration of the original geometry and coating
Production plants: Latest CNC grinding machines and PVD coating systems
Walter Titex & Walter Prototyp  
Reconditioning Center Europe
Eschborner Landstrasse 112
60489 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
 

Zell am Harmersbach

1919: Foundation of the company and start-up of threading tool production
1940: Production of milling cutters
1960: Development of special high-tech applications
1985: Start of production of solid carbide tools
2007: Walter Prototyp becomes a Walter Group competence brand
2010: Start-up of production of PCD tools

 

Product range: HSS and carbide tools for threading and milling, as well as PCD cutting tools for drilling
Production processes: High level of vertical integration using CAD-CAM methods
Production plants: High proportion of CNC machines using the latest technology
 
Prototyp-Werke GmbH
Franz-Disch-Strasse 10
77736 Zell-Harmersbach, Germany

Soultz Sous Forêts

1963: Foundation of the company by Max Christen Owner of the company GÜNTHER in Frankfurt
1964: Start of production
1982: Production of solid carbide micro drills
1989: Production of conical drills
1993: Production of tap blanks
1999:​ Production of HSS step drills
2007:​ Production of solid carbide drills

 

Product range: High-tech drills (HSS and carbide) as well as tap blanks
Production processes: Automatic grinding processes, with application of CAD-CAM methods
Production plants: Heat treatment, cylindrical grinding, single and complete processing machines for geometrical grinding, CNC machines
GUNTHER Tools
1, Rue Max Christen
BP 80015
67250 Soultz Sous Forêts, France