Dienes Group Invests in New Buildings in Germany and Poland
January 11, 2019
Dienes is a medium-sized family business employing approximately 500 people in 7 countries worldwide. Founded in 1913, Dienes is a market leader in the fields of straight and circular knives, knife holders and slitting systems for industrial applications as well as innovation partners for plate valves and controllers. The company holds various national and international patents. Dienes knives and knife holders are used to cut, scribe or perforate a wide variety of materials such as paper, core paper, packaging, labels, adhesive tape, battery foil, nonwovens, cellulose, aluminium, carbon material and much more. Dienes products are used for roll to roll and roll to sheet processes.
Knife Factory – New 43,000 sq. ft. Company Building
Dienes invested $5 million in the new production site, which has found its new home in Hückeswagen, Germany. The ground-breaking ceremony at the end of 2017 marked the beginning of the complex new building, which is now ready for occupancy at the beginning of 2019 and thus will be concluded.
Dienes Polska – Optimum Availability & Perfect Service
Dienes founded in 1997 the subsidiary Dienes Polska in Inowrocław, Poland. In addition to selling Dienes products, the company also offers its own regrinding service in Poland, where knives are reground to manufacturer quality. Due to the high demand, Dienes decided to add another 4,300 sq. ft. hall to the existing building. With new machines, the capacity is extended and the storage area is enlarged. The new building should be completed by the end of February 2019, so that Dienes Polska expects an increase in turnover for the year 2019.