From Freudenberg to the whole world
Strong tools for any task – for five decades, we at WURO have stood for unique special tools, screwdrivers, screwdriver bits and Allen keys of the highest quality standards made in Germany. We produce precisely the tool you want with the latest in manufacturing technology so you can impress your customers with reliable products.
As a traditional enterprise in Germany’s Siegerland region, we attach especially great importance to personal contact and exchange with you as the customer, so that we can implement every idea down to the last detail in all processing stages. Your expectations are what drive us on.
Our WURO tools have already found new homes in countless other countries.
Events to celebrate the company’s 50th anniversary took place on 27th and 28th May 2011 at the works in Freudenberg-Niederndorf.
Acquisition of a large-scale customer from Remscheid, combined with the use of the trademark ATHLET Quality Tools.
Acquisition of a nut driver blade producer from Remscheid.
As part of a generational change, the company’s name was changed on 01.01.1995 and the sole proprietorship WURO-Werkzeuge-Kunststoffe, Wilhelm Uebach became the firm WURO Wilhelm Uebach GmbH & Co. KG. A competitor in the Allen key field was taken over, resulting in a further expansion of the portfolio.
In response to changes in customer demand, the range of special and customized tools was expanded.
Production was extended to cover hex key manufacturing.
On January 10th 1961, together with toolmaker Heinz Roesch, Wilhelm Uebach founded the company “WURO-Werkzeuge-Kunststoffe W. Uebach & Roesch”, in addition to his already existing business interests as a coal dealer and a building materials supplier. The company began production in the truck garage at his home and specialised in the production of screwdrivers.
Good reasons for choosing WURO
- Strong tools „Made in Germany“
- Individual and tailor-made tools
- Certified, top-class quality
- Decades of experience since 1961
- Wide ranging product portfolio
- Extensive production facilities
- Always the same competent contacts
- Reliable product safety
- Flexibility and partnership
- Short decision-making paths, quick results