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Prinz Kinematic, with its headquarters in Stromberg (Rhineland-Palatinate) and two further production facilities in Ruse (Bulgaria) and Shenyang (China) is a leading manufacturer of hinge systems for the automotive industry focused on car-trunks as well as hoods. Prinz Kinematics is a tier 1 supplier to a large number of key car models serving the German premium car manufacturers. The manufacturing competencies include bending, stamping, drilling and welding as well as assembly of hinges.

Under the umbrella of Mettec-Holding GmbH three companies are combined at the two plants in Treuenbrietzen and Eisenach. These include the automotive supplier Kohl Automotive, direct supplier for leading German premium OEM for mid-sized to large stamping parts and complex welded assemblies, GTMB, a specialist for CNC turning and milling with a highly diversified customer and sector portfolio and GTB, one of two manufacturers in Germany for key components for the train safety system PZB/INDUSI.

You can find more information at: www.mettec-holding.de

ISOG Technology GmbH is a leading provider of CNC grinding centers and manual grinding machines. Operating out of Weilheim in Upper Bavaria, the company supplies industrial companies all over the world with high-tech grinding machines which are designed to meet specific customer requirements for efficient and state-of-the-art tool production.

You can find more information at: www.isog-technology.com

Schweizer Group is one of the leading providers of innovative die-cast aluminium and magnesium solutions. Clients are some of the world’s major car manufacturers and prominent companies in numerous other sectors. Schweizer products combine unique quality of material and processing with excellent customer service and sustained, energy-efficient production. The company runs locations in Germany, Europe and Asia.

You can find more information at: www.schweizergroup.com

IBS group is a specialized plant manufacturer with an international customer base and is market leader in the field of mobile flood protection walls. Further business areas of IBS are water economy (caseless fittings) and logistic systems. The company is headquartered in Thierhaupten (Bavaria) and runs a production site in Rotava (Czech Republic).

Endurance acquired the administration as well as the production from IBS after the successful conclusion of the insolvency plan procedure. The Czech production site has also been acquired from the existing shareholders. Thus, IBS has a strong foundation to exploit the growth opportunities in its business areas.

You can find more information at: www.ibs-technik.de


JL Goslar GmbH, based in Goslar, is a market-leading supplier of semi-finished and finished products made from non-ferrous metals, in particular lead, tin and their alloys. With 200 employees, the company operates in three business divisions:

  • Apparatus construction, primarily apparatus made from lead and steel, reaction vessels, hazardous materials containers and wet electrostatic filters
  • Lead anodes for zinc and copper extraction electrolysis
  • Radiation protection, primary transport containers for radioactive materials, shielding and radiation safety equipment

You can find more information at: www.jlgoslar.com


Based in Oberhausen, Ecosoil Holding GmbH considers itself as “a specialist in everything connected with soil” and is one of Germany’s market leaders in the surface sanitation field.

The company generates a total output of approximately EUR 50 million with around 320 employees.

The group currently comprises two main operating companies: Ecosoil Ost and Ecosoil Nord-West

You can find more information at: www.ecosoil-umwelt.de


With headquarters in Neureichenau, the PARAT Group is

  • the largest producer of LFI body parts in the agricultural machinery, construction machinery and commercial vehicle sectors
  • the leading manufacturer of case systems for professional users
  • innovation leader in the synthetic materials industry – a.o. in the field of light weight technology

Endurance is supporting PARAT in implementing its ambitious globalization strategy (2nd production hub in Hungary, start of production in China)

You can find more information at: www.parat.de

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