History – innovative by tradition

Wohlrab was founded in 1976 by Johann K. Wohlrab as an engineering company for special-purpose machinery. The job coating developed from these activities. In 1999 his son Christian Wohlrab joined the management and continued to expand. As of 2011 Wohlrab has also been active in the Asian market.

2021 - New Paint shop in Indonesia

Implementation of fully automated robot-assisted UV painting in Indonesia


2019 - Additive manufacturing

Wohlrab added to their existing expertise in additive manufacturing with the introduction of HP Multijet Fusion Technology


2017 - Optical coating

Expansion of the optical coating facilities in Langenzenn, Germany

2015 - Injection moulding in Indonesia

Establishment of Toolcraft Wohlrab Technologies Pte. Ltd. in Singapore and installation of the injection moulding facility in Indonesia


2011 - Subsidiaries in Asia

Manufacturing location were founded: Wohlrab Asia Pte. Ltd. in Singapore and PT Wohlrab Indonesia


1999 - Rebranding and generational change

Change of the legal form to Wohlrab Aufdampftechnik GmbH and transfer of business succession to the second generation


1980 - Job Coating

Opening of the job coating facility as an addition to special-machine production


1976 - Formation of the Wohlrab company

Formation of the special-machine production company by Johann K. Wohlrab, later to be renamed as Wohlrab Hochvakuummetallisieranstalt