GEDORE Werkzeugfabrik GmbH & Co. KG

Booth number H5.C29

About us

GEDORE is one of the world's leading partners for premium tools. The company is based in Remscheid in Germany and has been manufacturing high-quality tools since 1919. GEDORE employs more than 2,300 people and is represented in over 70 countries. Despite enormous growth, the tool manufacturer is still in family hands. Karen Dowidat, granddaughter of company founder Otto Dowidat, has been managing partner since 2000. With her son Christian Dowidat, who has also been with the company for several years, the fourth generation of the founding family has assumed operational responsibility within the GEDORE Group.
Since 1965 GEDORE is present in South African in a location in New Germany near Durban. Here GEDORE mainly produces forged spanners, adjustable open-end spanners, socket spanners, ratchets, extensions as well as tool boxes, workshop trolleys, workbenches and accessories for the African markets. With this broad and high-quality range, GEDORE is the most important supplier for industry, mining and crafts in southern Africa.

Products and services

Tools to support maintenance of reverse osmosis water treatment plants
End Cap Puller:
The End Cap Puller is fixed to the end cap in the permeate pipe. In that way, the pulling force can be applied the the center of the end cap. The End Cap Puller and supports itself on the pressure vessel to apply the counterforce. Thereby, the pressure vessel is protected from taking any damage. The End Cap Puller is used to pull the end cap even if it is stuck without damaging the pressure vessel.

Module Service Tool:
Current methods for removing RO modules can cause harm to the modules or are unpredictable concerning the amount of time needed for the removal. The Module Service Tool aims to overcome these disadvantages.The tool is fixed to each module in the permeate pipe and the pulling force is applied there. The permeate pipe is the most stable reachable point of the module and is therefore used to apply the pulling force.

GEDORE Werkzeugfabrik GmbH & Co. KG
Remscheider Str. 149
42899 Remscheid

Phone: +49 2191 5960
Fax: +49 2191 596230
E-mail: Send message

Contact person

Christian Dowidat
Business Innovation
Phone: +49 2191 5960
E-mail: Send message

GEDORE Tools S.A. (Pty) Ltd.
103 Qashana Khuzwayo Road
3620 New Germany
South Africa

Phone: +27 31 7053587
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