We, the company of J. Horstmann GmbH & Co. KG, are well-known in the industry as a reliable provider of custom problem solutions.
From bulk material conveyor systems, unit load conveyor systems, and automatic truck loading systems to automation with robots, we would be happy to work with you as a competent partner.
We handle a complete range of services in-house, from project planning to implementation, in any way you want. This range of services, combined with scheduling precision during detail planning, guarantees you planning reliability and therefore minimal risk factors.
The fact that our products meet high quality standards is something we simply take for granted. Prompt replacement parts service and first-class customer service round out our product palette. We're here for you. Get in touch!
Your "Horstmann team"
1966 Start of production in this location, with 700 sqm of building area on 6,500 sqm of land.
1971 Expansion of production facilities to 3,000 sqm building area on 14,000 sqm of land.
1976 New construction of an office building with 400 sqm of office space
1993 Purchase of a painting line
1997 Acquisition by the company Josef Horstmann Förder- und Palettiertechnik GmbH
1997 Expansion of the campus to 16,000 sqm
1997 Worldwide original development of the Flexibelt Conveyor
1998 Awarded the Innovation Prize by the Steinbeis Foundation
1999 Expansion of the campus to 20,000 sqm
2001 Construction of a warehouse with 660 sqm of space
2003 Change in company name to J. Horstmann GmbH & Co. KG
2006 Expansion of the social building
2008 Construction of a multipurpose building with 300 sqm of space
2009 Purchase of a turning machine
2010 Building expanded by about 1,000 sqm
The trends over the past few years clearly show that our company is continuously adapting to market conditions.
An area of 20,000 sqm houses our fully equipped production facilities. They are equipped with crane systems that can convey single-part weights of up to 10 tons. Another crane facility outdoors also permits crane loading for larger or taller products (hook height of about 7 m).
Our production staff is about 25 people, and we use the latest 3D technologies for design. (2. generation) Solid Works
Our facilities are equipped with the following machines, among others:
Lathes and modern CNC turning machines with diameters up to 650 x 3000 mm
Multiple milling machines with tables up to 300 x 1500 mm
Bending machine up to a stroke length of 220 mm
Cutting and notching machine
Automated band saw with automatic feed and part counting automation
3000 x 10 mm guillotine shears
Plasma cutting system
Thermal cutting machine for sheet thicknesses up to 200 mm
3000 x 6.5 mm sheet metal bending
Spraying system consisting of: Overhead conveyor with painting booth 8.5 m long, 3 m wide as well as a heating booth 8.5 m long and 3 m wide, equipped with electrostatic spraying system