What we do, what drives us

Automatic-Systeme Dreher GmbH is the leading systems supplier for automation solutions in production processes in the forming technology sector. Whether for current applications or for new ideas that will shape the future, we offer you the right approach to optimize your manufacturing processes.

With a team of approx. 200 highly qualified employees, we plan, develop, and automate forming systems, especially forming presses in the sheet metal and forging fields. In this respect, we are the right partner for innovative automation solutions covering a wide range of forming processes (e.g. cutting, embossing, deep drawing, or drop forging.)

Be it coil or blanks handling, our broad product portfolio covering all aspects of press automation enables a variety of integrated solutions. You benefit from: a comprehensive overall concept provided from a single source. Our extensive expertise will guide you to a customer-specific solution. When working with you, we do not distinguish between different processes. We supply complete systems solutions from a single source, even incorporating a forming press from your preferred press manufacturer.

As a leader in press automation technology, we will guide you through every technological revolution in forming technology. Our extensive product portfolio, professional project management, outstandingly large engineering team, and professional worldwide service form the foundation for your success.

Numbers. Data.

50 Years of


Globally positioned

9,250 m²
production area

Our background, who we are

Automatic-Systeme Dreher GmbH was founded in 1968 by Roland and Waltraud Dreher as a small engineering firm in Plochingen and is now a successful medium-sized company. Now, for more than a decade, Hasan Sarac has been managing DREHER Automation’s success. As the main Managing Partner, he places particular emphasis on customer orientation, economic stability, and long-term profitability. 

DREHER Automation is located in the idyllic Sulz am Neckar (Baden-Württemberg). In one of the most beautiful regions of Germany between the Black Forest, Stuttgart, the Swabian Alb, and Lake Constance, and there is more to life than just comfortable living. Every day we work on new innovative automation solutions for our well-known customers from the automotive, electrical, furniture, and white goods industries. Therefore, “Made by DREHER Automation” stands for Swabian inventiveness and Swabian creativity combined with Germany's famous meticulousness. At home in Swabia, in demand all over the world. This is DREHER Automation right from the start. Thanks to our dedicated project teams, we are also able to realize the largest projects worldwide. We are supported by a well-developed network of agencies and service centers all over the world.

We are more than just a machinery manufacturer. We shape ideas together with our customers. A highly efficient forward-looking manufacturing process delivering maximum yields is our core competence.

The focus is always on our customers' products and the crucial question of how to achieve a return on investment as quickly as possible.

This is what we are committed to achieving every day and have been doing so for more than 50 years.
Automatic-Systeme Dreher GmbH
Karl-Drais-Straße 1
72172 Sulz a. N.
 +49 7454 881-0
 +49 7454 881-11
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