Press releases

Danobatgroup publishes the Multilingual Dictionary of the 2030 Agenda in collaboration with Elhuyar and the Basque Government

  • The dictionary, which was presented this morning, encompasses 3,600 terms and definitions in Basque, Spanish and English related to sustainable development
  • This initiative not only seeks to enhance and promote the Basque language within the context of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) but also aims to raise public awareness about the critical importance of sustainability.

Danobatgroup recognizes emerging talent in digital transformation at the TFG-TFM Mondragon Awards

  • Firmly committed to nurturing the potential of young innovators, Danobatgroup lends its support to the TFG-TFM Mondragon Awards that seek to acknowledge innovative and sustainable contributions addressing the industry challenges of today.
  • In the Digital Transformation category, where 80 projects were evaluated, Andres Mazkiaran, President of Danobatgroup, bestowed the award upon Asier Mandiola Arrizabalaga and Miren Lur Barquín Torre.

Danobatgroup takes on a prominent role at the CMH Machine Tool Congress

  • The industrial group shows its commitment to digitalisation and innovation in advanced manufacturing during the 23rd edition of the CMH Machine Tool Congress being held from the 25th to the 27th in Donostia-San Sebastian.
  • In addition to supporting the event as a platinum sponsor, Danobatgroup´s Director of Innovation, Nerea Aranguren, explained how the group´s businesses are facing the challenge of moving towards more intelligent and sustainable manufacturing at a round table today.

Danobatgroup’s participation in the Gladys Award contributes to raising the profile of female scientific talent in the Basque Country

  • The industrial group took part in the Gladys Award ceremony, given by the PuntuEUS Foundation and the Faculty of Computer Science of the University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, which was held this morning in Donostia (Basque Country)
  • Danobatgroup maintains its commitment to young professionals working in the digital environment, supporting this initiative for the third consecutive year

Danobatgroup and Fagor Automation invest in the start-up Wooptix to enter the semiconductor field

  • Danobatgroup, an industrial group specialising in the design and manufacture of machine tools and advanced manufacturing, and Fagor Automation, a benchmark in the development and manufacture of automation and machine control products, in partnership with the Mondragon Corporation, have acquired a share in the company Wooptix through a funding round.
  • Wooptix is an expert in semiconductor metrology through wavefront phase imaging, a technique derived from adaptive optics research in astronomy.

Danobatgroup’s bid towards more sustainability in advanced manufacturing

  • The industrial group has published its second Sustainability Report, where it places people, innovation, social commitment, good corporate governance and environmental respect as keys to ensuring sustainable growth.
  • The industrial group continues to make progress in its bid for sustainability following ESG criteria (Environmental, Social and Good Governance) in all its operations according to its Strategic Plan 2021-2024
  • In addition, the Group strengthens its commitment to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a lever for growth.

Danobatgroup steps up the commitment to female scientific talent

  • The industrial group took part in the Ada Byron Awards ceremony for Women Technologists 2023, awarded by the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Deusto, which took place this morning in Madrid.
  • The Director of Innovation of the machine tool manufacturer, Nerea Aranguren, presented the Ada Byron Youth Award as a member of the jury of the awards.
  • Danobatgroup is also one of the sponsors of the awards in the framework of its strategy to boost female STEM science vocations.

Institutional inauguration of the new SORALUCE assembly plant by Basque President Iñigo Urkullu

  •  As part of the SORALUCE SUMMIT 2023, this morning Basque President Iñigo Urkullu Renteria inaugurated the New SORALUCE Assembly Plant at its main facility in Bergara´s Osintxu district.
  • Addressing the challenges of the sector and its desire to expand, the machine tool manufacturer intends to add a new line of milling machines to its product portfolio, the SORALUCE Performance Line, which was also presented during the event.
  • The new assembly plant was designed and built on sustainable criteria, and will have LEED Gold Certification. This means that SORALUCE will be enlarging its total manufacturing area to 30,000 m2.
  • As part of its commitment to its surroundings, SORALUCE is spearheading progress in the Osintxu district through the Osintxu Bizi project, with a multidimensional approach encompassing economic and industrial issues, town planning, environmental and human aspects. The Osintxu Bizi project is a clear example of community and collective action singled out by the Basque President to continue expansion and generate job opportunities.

Danobatgroup strengthens its position in China with the inauguration of a new centre of excellence in Shanghai

  • The industrial group takes a leap forward in its international expansion strategy with the inauguration of a new centre of excellence in China, thus reinforcing the commercial and service activity it has been developing for more than 30 years in the Asian country.
  • This new facility, equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, will enable Soraluce, Danobat and its subsidiaries Overbeck and Hembrug, to improve the positioning of their brands in the Chinese market.