Ad-hoc Announcements and Press Releases
New records in sales and earnings|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, February 25, 2016 – In 2015, Dürr reached or exceeded its goals, achieving new records in sales and earnings. According to preliminary figures, sales rose by 46% to € 3,767...
Volvo Group Trucks presents Dürr with supplier award|
Gothenburg, February 24, 2016 – Volvo Group Trucks has presented Dürr with the Volvo Group Purchasing Supplier Award 2016, thus recognizing its excellent services and its cooperation in many...
Dürr sells ten thousandth paint robot |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, December 16, 2015 – In December, Dürr sold its 10,000th paint robot. The anniversary specimen of the type EcoRP E033 will be installed along with 15 additional robots at Opel’s...
Dürr takes over Industry 4.0 software specialist iTAC |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, December 4, 2015 – Effective as of December 3, 2015, Dürr acquired 100% of the shares in the German software house iTAC Software AG. This will enable the machinery and plant...
Three metropolises and huge emotions: “Dürr Challenge” student film contest held for the third time |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, November 24, 2015 – as the lights go out, the tension mounts: seeing their own film on a huge silver screen for the very first time, accompanied by numerous viewers, is an...
Dürr strengthens its cleaning technology business in India|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, November 20, 2015 – Dürr is investing in the expansion of its cleaning technology business in India. On November 16, 2015, the Group acquired Indian supplier Mhitraa Engineering...
Dürr develops innovative concept for human-robot collaboration |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, November 18, 2015 – Human-robot collaboration – or HRC for short – is a new trend in industrial production. This involves skilled workers and robots tackling a production stage...
Substantial gains in sales and earnings in the first nine months of 2015|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, November 3, 2015 – Dürr achieved substantial gains in sales and earnings in the first nine months of 2015. Sales climbed by 68% over the year-ago period to € 2,761.7 million. In...
Dürr Somac opens new warehouse and logistics centre in Stollberg |
Bietigheim-Bissingen/Stollberg, October 29, 2015 – In a ceremony attended by Stanislaw Tillich, Minister-President of the state of Saxony, the company Dürr Somac GmbH in Stollberg officially...
Minister-President Kretschmann visits sustainable Dürr paint shop in China|
Bietigheim-Bissingen/Shenyang, October 21, 2015 – Winfried Kretschmann, Minister-President of Baden-Württemberg, was briefed today on sustainable paint technology from Dürr in the course of his visit...
Health Day at Dürr|
[local press release - only available in German]
Schenck RoTec expands range of balancing equipment in China|
Bietigheim-Bissingen/Shanghai, October 7, 2015 – The Dürr subsidiary Schenck RoTec (Darmstadt) is expanding its range of balancing equipment offered on the Chinese market. The global market leader...
FAST Initiative: Volkswagen Group selects Dürr as strategic partner |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, September 3, 2015 – The Volkswagen Group has selected Dürr as a strategic partner in the field of surface technology for its FAST supplier initiative. The newly created...
Strong growth in new orders in China and North America |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, August 6, 2015 – Dürr’s mid-year order intake and sales revenues are ahead of budget. Order intake rose by 41% to € 1,795.5 million in the first half of the year, underpinned by...
Dürr upgrades paint shop in China in record time|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, July 16, 2015 – Dürr has upgraded a 17-year-old paint shop for automaker Shanghai General Motors (SGM) in record time, making it more environment-friendly. In just six weeks a...
Dürr completes HOMAG integration: change in the Board of Management and the Supervisory Board of HOMAG Group AG|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, June 15, 2015 – The Supervisory Board of HOMAG Group AG has appointed Pekka Paasivaara (53) as CEO of HOMAG Group AG with immediate effect. Together with the other Management...
Higher dividend approved at Annual General Meeting |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, May 15, 2015 – Dürr AG has raised its dividend by 14%, paying out € 1.65 per share for the financial year 2014. A resolution to this effect was adopted by the shareholders at...
Dürr off to a good start in 2015 and in line with its planning |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, May 12, 2015 – The Dürr Group got off to a good start in 2015, closing the first quarter according to its planning. Order intake and sales revenues were up just under 60% over...
Service contract of CEO Ralf W. Dieter extended to the year 2020. Dividend to be raised by 20 cents, to € 1.65 per share |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, March 27, 2015 – The Board of Management and Supervisory Board of Dürr AG reached a consensus today to propose a dividend of € 1.65 per share at the Annual General Meeting for...
Dürr has achieved its targets and is facing 2015 with optimism|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, March 9, 2015 – The Dürr Group including the recently acquired HOMAG Group achieved higher sales revenues and a wider EBIT margin once again in 2014. According to preliminary...
FOCUS Employer Ranking: Top placements for Dürr and HOMAG Group |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, February 4, 2015 – Dürr and the HOMAG Group are among the best employers in the German mechanical engineering and plant construction industry. In the current employer ranking by...
Dürr and HOMAG prepare domination and potential profit and loss transfer agreement |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, November 24, 2014 – Dürr and the HOMAG Group are preparing to enter into a domination agreement that may be augmented by a profit and loss transfer agreement. In response to a...
"Dürr Challenge" film competition for students: winning team secures victory through courage and originality|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, November 6, 2014 – For the second time, students from all over Germany applied to take part in the "Dürr Challenge" film competition hosted by the mechanical and plant...
Dürr with high order intake |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, November 6, 2014 – Spurred by sustained strong demand in the automotive industry, Dürr’s order intake rose by 7.3% to € 1.9 billion in the first nine months of 2014. With a...
Dürr’s CFO Ralph Heuwing concurrently appointed CEO of HOMAG Group AG|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, October 27, 2014 – The Supervisory Board of HOMAG Group AG has appointed Dürr’s CFO Ralph Heuwing as HOMAG’s CEO. He takes over this position from Dr. Markus Flik, who will be...
Dürr completing HOMAG acquisition |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, October 15, 2014 – Dürr has completed the majority acquisition of HOMAG Group AG, which had been announced on July 15, 2014. Dürr Technologies GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of...
Capacity expansion highlights growth strategy of Dürr Assembly Products GmbH|
Püttlingen, October 7, 2014 – Aside from numerous carmakers, more and more customers from the commercial vehicle industry are relying on the measuring and test stands offered by Dürr Assembly...
Dürr expands application technology for paint and high-viscosity materials|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, October 6, 2014 – Dürr harnesses additional growth potential in application technology. The company now provides products for the application of paint and high-viscosity...
(Ad-hoc) Dürr calls bond issue from 2010|
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Dürr and Broetje-Automation create a strong full-service provider for aircraft assembly systems|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, August 11, 2014 – Dürr’s business in aircraft assembly technology will be integrated into the Broetje-Automation Group with Dürr, in turn, acquiring an 11% stake in the...
Dürr builds sustainable paint shop for Volkswagen in Poland|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, August 4, 2014 – Dürr will build the paint shop for the successor model of the Volkswagen Crafter in the new Polish VW plant Wrzesnia. This contract is one of the biggest...
Dürr confirming targets for 2014 |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, July 31, 2014 – At the end of the first half of 2014, Dürr is confident of achieving its full-year targets. After a strong second quarter, mid-year order intake stood at €...
(Ad-hoc) Dürr AG secures 75.8% of the voting rights and 53.7% of the shares of HOMAG Group AG and announces a takeover offer to acquire the remaining shares|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, July 15, 2014 – Dürr AG, via its wholly-owned subsidiary Dürr Technologies GmbH, has reached agreement with several major shareholders of HOMAG Group AG (HOMAG) to acquire a...
Dürr expands application technology range through two acquisitions|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, July 3, 2014 – Dürr expands its range in paint application technology through two new acquisitions. At the end of June, the Group took over the German company Bersch & Fratscher...
Dürr opens technology center in Tokyo|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, May 21, 2014 – Dürr has opened a modern technology center for painting technology in Japan today. At the Dürr Technology Center in Tokyo-Funabashi, Japanese carmakers will be...
Dürr rewards its best suppliers|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, May 13, 2014 – For the first time Dürr has honored its best suppliers with the Dürr Supplier Award. The winners in the three categories were presented with their awards at the...
Dürr presents more innovations than ever|
9th Dürr Open House
Solid start to the year for Dürr |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, May 6, 2014 - The Dürr Group entered 2014 on a solid note. With sales holding steady (€ 538.2 million), operating earnings (EBIT) rose by 23% to € 44.2 million in the first...
Dürr shareholders adopt resolution to raise dividend |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, April 30, 2014 – Dürr AG will be paying a dividend of € 1.45 per share for the financial year 2013. The shareholders agreed to the company’s proposal at today’s Annual General...
Dürr strengthens position in Southeast Asia with two acquisitions |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, March 31, 2014 – Dürr is strengthening its presence in the growth market of Southeast Asia with two smaller acquisitions. At the end of March, the Group took over the activities...
Dürr secures more favorable financing terms: successful bond issue and new loan agreement|
Dürr receives Daimler Supplier Award|
Stuttgart, March 25, 2014 - Daimler presented Dürr with the Daimler Supplier Award 2013, recognizing its excellent performance in the mechanical and plant engineering sector. In front of around 450...
Dürr dividend 2013 to increase from € 1.13 to € 1.45|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, March 17, 2014 – Dürr AG intends to pay a dividend of € 1.45 per share for 2013. This corresponds to a 28 % increase on the previ-ous year (€ 1.13 per share). The relevant...
Dürr with good earnings and an upbeat outlook|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, February 25, 2014 - On the basis of its preliminary figures, Dürr improved its earnings again in 2013, achieving its order intake and sales targets. With sales up slightly (€...
FOCUS ranking: Dürr named best employer in the area of mechanical and plant engineering|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, February 3, 2014 – In the latest FOCUS ranking “Germany’s Best Employers”, Dürr was ranked top for the first time in the category “Large Mechanical and Plant Engineering...
We’re rolling! The “Dürr Challenge” makes its premiere |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, November 25, 2013 – As a technology company, Dürr needs young, qualified professionals. That’s why the mechanical and plant engineering company is investing in university...
Dürr confirms full-year outlook on the strength of good nine-month figures |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, November 6, 2013 – Dürr posted a further improvement in earnings in the first nine months of 2013 on steady sales revenues (€ 1,746.1 million). EBIT climbed by 13% to € 134.1...
Dürr boosts its clout in North America |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, October 29, 2013 – Dürr is expanding its capacities in the North American market with a new business location in Querétaro, Mexico. The modern industrial complex with a...
(Ad-hoc) Dürr increases earnings guidance for 2013 |
Bietigheim-Bissingen, September 30, 2013 – Due to the continued positive development in the third quarter of 2013, Dürr has increased its EBIT margin guidance for 2013 from the previous figure of...
Dürr invests in Wolfsburg|
Bietigheim-Bissingen, September 30, 2013 – Dürr is investing in its Wolfsburg site as part of its expansion strategy in glueing technology. By the end of 2013, the factory floor space will double to...