Danobatgroup is an industrial cooperative group specialising in the manufacture of machine tools, solutions for the production of high-added value components, turnkey production systems, and technologically advanced services, catering to sectors with high demand, such as automotive, aeronautics, railways, and energy.
The group, a part of the MONDRAGON Corporation, boasts a history of over 70 years in developing high-precision systems and researching and applying manufacturing technologies. As the largest domestic manufacturer and one of the main European producers of machine tools, Danobatgroup employs over 1,400 people and records an annual turnover of close to 300 million euros, with more than 90% coming from international markets.
The group's core companies are Danobat, one of the leading manufacturers of grinding machines, high precision lathes and precision machining lines in Europe, along with its subsidiaries Hembrug and Overbeck. Then Soraluce, a world-leading manufacturer of milling, boring and multifunction technology, and Goimek, a company specialized in precision machining and large size and highly complex parts machining. To anticipate future challenges, diversify its value proposition, and explore new opportunities, Danobatgroup actively pursues alliances by acquiring new companies, participating in the social capital of startups, and promoting strategic partnerships with ancillary service providers as it has done with the companies such as Savvy, Endity and Novak among others.
Danobatgroup's international orientation and engagement with global markets have always been its hallmarks. While most manufacturing plants are located in the Basque Country, the group also has production plants in countries like Germany, the Netherlands, Romania, and the United Kingdom. Centres of Excellence strategically located in Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, the United States, and China further enhance its global presence.
Commitment to innovation
Danobatgroup stands out for its firm commitment to innovation and development of pioneering technologies, a feature that sets us apart from other companies. Investing more than 9% of its income in innovation, the group boasts 44 families of its patents in operation. The Ideko research centre plays a crucial role as its technological partner, propelling innovation forward.
A cooperative, sustainable group, committed to people and the environment
In addition to its technological prowess, Danobatgroup stands out for its strong commitment to sustainability, people, and the environment. Incorporating rigorous environmental, social, and good governance (ESG) criteria into the strategy, our roadmap aligns daily management with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations 2030 Agenda. This commitment underscores Danobatgroup's ongoing dedication to creating value, something it has been doing since its inception.