RHODIUS Schleifwerkzeuge GmbH & Co. KG – Grinding tools for professionals – Made in Germany

With annual production of about 95 million units, RHODIUS Schleifwerk- zeuge (Rhodius Abrasive Tools) is one of the leading European manufacturers of cutting and grinding tools for almost all uses in metal and stone processing. As a member of the Gebrüder Rhodius (Rhodius Brothers Group), a 190-year-old owner-operated family company, it is one of the largest medium-sized companies in the eastern Eifel region. RHODIUS supplies customers in the trades, steel construction, shipbuilding, foundries, the stone industry and railway track-making with the aim of making work simpler and achieving greater safety and greater process efficiency.

With a strong local base with its own sales forces and successful in over 100 countries, RHODIUS has achieved market leadership in many fields. One example is the development of extra-thin cutting disks, in which the company is a world leader. To permanently consolidate and expand these successes, RHODIUS invests constantly in the development of innovative products and in efficient, internationally unique production processes. For example, the company has invested over 12 million euros in modernising and expanding its Burgbrohl production site in the last three years.

  1. Address

    Brohltalstraße 2
    56659 Burgbrohl
    Tel +49 2636 920-400
    Fax +49 2636 920-124
    service@rhodius.de
    www.rhodius-abrasives.com

  2. Management

    Gerald Lichter (CEO)
    Andreas C. Ehrler (CSO)
    Martin E. Davies (COO)

  3. Year of establishment

    1952

  4. Employees

    320

  5. Sales locations

    Benelux, China, France, Middle East
    (Dubai), Poland, South- and Central America, South Korea, Spain/Portugal,
    the Czech Republic/Slovakia and USA.
    Markets are currently being
    established in Asia.

  6. Business activity

    Development, manufacture and sale of grinding tools