Speeding up spare parts delivery
Stollberg, December 2015 – Dürr Somac GmbH in Stollberg (East Germany) has inaugurated a modern warehouse and logistics center. "The new center with a floor space of 1,500 square meters will help us make our logistics processes more efficient. For example, we are now able to deliver spare parts we have in storage to customers around the world within 24 hours", says Managing Director Bernd Preißler.
Dürr Somac is the global market leader for filling technology in the automotive industry. Each year around 130 filling systems are manufactured in Stollberg, each consisting of four main component groups: base unit, control cabinet, console and adapter. The systems are shipped from the warehouse and logistics center to automotive plants around the world. Once on site, the Somac specialists handle installation and commissioning on behalf of the customer.
Dürr Somac equipment allows vehicles to be filled with up to twelve different fluids or gases during final assembly. Among them are brake fluid, coolant, fuel as well as refrigerants for air-conditioners – this includes the refrigerants R134a, R1234yf as well as R744.
Dürr Somac supplies automotive plants around the world. In addition to orders from Germany and the European Union, the company is currently handling orders for projects in South Africa, Mexico, China, India and Russia. Today’s Dürr Somac GmbH was founded in 1979 and has been operating in the field of filling technology since 1992.