On this page, you can experience almost 100 years of Ossenberg-Engels history.

From the foundation at the beginning of the 20th century to the now fifth generation of the family-run company.


Location: Expansion through further extensions (toolmaking & administration)

Number of employees: 20

1988: First major investment in machinery

1989: Ralf Ossenberg-Engels joins the management board

1996: Ralf Ossenberg-Engels becomes managing director

1999: Transfer of company shares to Ralf Ossenberg-Engels


2020: Jonas Ossenberg-Engels joins the management board

Strategic purchase of 2 hectares of land next to the company building

Number of employees: 48

Machines: Constant expansion of the machine park


1978: Purchase of a commercial building in Evingsen with a partner

1980: E. Glingener & F. Fingerhut are called in as managing directors

Number of employees: 12

1981: Foundation of Ossenberg-Engels GmbH (Martin Ossenberg-Engels)

1982: Change of location from Dahle to Evingsen

Machines: Purchase of special & wire bending machines

Products: Expansion of wire processing & cold forming


2014: Change of location from Evingsen to Neuenrade Küntrop

2014: Construction of a new company building

Number of employees: 42

2014: Acquisition of a robot-welding cell

2015: Granting of sole power of attorney to A. Wrobel

2016: Granting of sole power of attorney to M. San José

2017: Extensive investment in the area of cold forming

2018: Jonas Ossenberg-Engels & Joana Ossenberg-Engels join the company – granting of sole power of attorney to Jonas O.E.


1925: Foundation of the company by Emil Ossenberg-Engels

Location: Schulstraße Dahle / commercial extension approx. 200 m²

Number of employees: 2

Manufacturing: Contract work

Machines: Impact machine, riveting press and punching machine

Products: Rivets, double head rivets

1929: Son Waldemar Ossenberg-Engels joins the company

1947: Willi Korte (son-in-law of the founder) joins the business

1948: Purchase of two wire bending machines



Ossenberg-Engels GmbH

Wasserburgstraße 38, 58809 Neuenrade

Telefon: +49 2394 24541-0