Short history

Dreistern GmbH & Co. KG is an innovative machine tool manufacturer that was founded in 1949 and is a family business managed in the third generation by
Dipl. Ing. Thomas Krückels. Over the years Dreistern has become a global technology leader and a dependable innovation partner in the area of roll forming systems.

Reliable machines, technology orientated on the requirements and a view beyond the machine that addresses the day-to-day aspects in a production business characterise Dreistern. Dreistern roll forming machines produce innovative and demanding products. These machines give Dreistern customers above average success.

We prepare innovative solutions for our customers based on their needs. Our objective is to offer optimal customer benefit and to ensure every customer is satisfied with Dreistern. Dreistern stands for more than 60 years of experience & success as a roll forming system manufacturer.

Products manufactured on Dreistern roll forming machines are found in almost every area of everyday life. As sun blind profiles they ensure a pleasant environment and energy efficiency in buildings. Hygienically clean, safe, welded aluminium and stainless steel pipes transport drinking water and hot water in heating systems. They are silent, very easy to use slides in kitchen and office furniture. In modern vehicles they safeguard the safety of the occupants even under the most difficult crash conditions. Logistics companies trust in quality profiles for their high-bay warehouses.

Dreistern has its main site in Schopfheim, a sales and service centre in Solingen, a subsidiary in the USA and a service centre in Hong Kong.

Currently Dreistern employs 230 staff, the training ratio is 10%.



GDIS 2018 New steel technologies - automotive safety - manufacturing technologies

GDIS 2018   New steel technologies - automotive safety - manufacturing technologies

Great Designs in Steel (GDIS) is the premier forum for the latest trends and applications in automotive steel technologies and DREISTERN Inc. was again part of the forum at the Laurel Manor Conference Center, Livonia, Michigan, USA, Wednesday, May 16, 2018




In addition to the core competencies of Dreistern – roll forming of precision profiles and the realization of complete turnkey concepts with all desired processes – we are characterized by complementary competence areas.

Three of them have been presented on Tube, the international No.1 trade fairs wire and Tube in Düsseldorf from 16 to 20 April 2018.  : Dreistern Services - Continuously Successful, Dreistern Project Management – Safety Guaranteed and as an ancillary equipment component – the perfect welding process for your pipe product.


Tube Innovation Network in Mexico: First-hand know-how in tube manufacturing

Tube Innovation Network in Mexico: First-hand know-how in tube manufacturing

The attention was considerable: Some 100 visitors attended the Tube Innovation Days in Monterrey and in Querétaro. They all wanted to participate in first-hand know-how of 13 companies (one of them: DREISTERN), which cover the whole process chain in tube manufacturing. Those who have the same interests should pencil the trade fair TUBE in Düsseldorf/Germany in April 2018. There will be in addition to the DREISTERN booth also a joint stand of Tube Innovation Networks. The best news: You will find the experts in rollforming from the Black Forest on both locations.