Turning vision into reality

Production sites for solid carbide & 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 Xpress 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
D-60489 Frankfurt am Main

Reconditioning Center: Frankfurt am Main

The Reconditioning Center Frankfurt is the “master site” for the global reconditioning network, which consists of 5 other centres 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 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 the original coating
Production plants: Latest CNC grinding machines and PVD coating systems
Walter Titex & Walter Prototyp  
Reconditioning Center Europe
Eschborner Landstrasse 112
D-60489 Frankfurt am Main
 

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
Walter Prototyp  
Prototyp Werke GmbH
Franz-Disch Strasse 10
D-77732 Zell am Harmersbach

Soultz Sous Forêts

1963: Foundation of the company through Max Christen owner of the company GÜNTHER in Frankfurt
1964: start-up of the production
1982: Production of solid carbide micro drills
1989: Production of conical drills
1993: Production of blanks for taps
1999:​ Production of HSS step drills​
2007:​ Production of solid carbide drills​

 

Product range: High-Tec dills (HSS and solid carbide) and blanks for taps
Production processes: Automatised grinding processes, applying CAD-CAM methods
Production plants: Heat treatment, circular grinding, machines for individual and complete machining
GUNTHER Tools
1, Rue Max Christen
BP 80015
67250 Soultz Sous Forêts