PFERD press releases

24.05.2024 - Press release

More than a product catalogue: The new edition PFERD Tool Manual

PFERD publishes the 24th edition of its Tool Manual - providing even faster and more up to date information about products

17.05.2024 - Press release

PFERD acquires majority stake in Silmax Group

Aim is to generate joint growth and use synergies – Silmax DNA to be retained

08.03.2024 - Press release

Innovations aplenty

Enjoyable International Hardware Fair for PFERD – new products and innovations win over trade fair visitors

07.03.2024 - Press release

New manufacturer of solid carbide mills

With PFERD, a trusted quality brand is expanding the range of carbide tools on the market and promising its well-known high level of quality for standard and customized solutions.

12.09.2023 - Press release

Rethinking how we look at things – sooner rather than later

Noise, dust and vibration emissions successfully reduced during grinding: using state-of-the-art tools, manufacturing companies can significantly improve working conditions and increase user satisfaction.

02.03.2023 - Press release

Giving something back to the community

As part of its site anniversary, PFERD is donating 125,000 euros to the local community foundation to provide swimming lessons for children

12.01.2023 - Press release

Durable and consistently aggressive

The high-performance VICTOGRAIN abrasive is impressively economical - PFERD reports much positive feedback from the market

18.10.2022 - Press release

“We! From here!” – more than a motto expressing where AR is based

August Rüggeberg is celebrating its 125th anniversary of its existence in Marienheide

01.03.2022 - Press release

Cool, quick, COMBICLICK – now available in taster packs

More and more, today’s consumers want smaller packaging units and functional sets containing components that are designed to work in harmony with one another. Now, PFERD is getting on board with this trend by scaling down the packaging unit for its popular COMBICLICK system.

03.02.2022 - Press release

Round the back

Grinding involves numerous challenges – processing rear-facing repair welds is particularly tricky and many of the self-manufactured tool solutions that are used are very dangerous

14.01.2022 - Press release

Amongst the best

PFERD honoured as one of “the best training providers” – training remains an important basis for developing the workforce

08.10.2021 - Press release

Durable and consistently aggressive

The high performance VICTOGRAIN abrasive provides impressive economic benefits. PFERD reports significant positive feedback from the market.

17.09.2021 - Press release

The end for ground faults

Ground faults are among the highest failure risks in aerospace and their consequences can be dramatic. Proper installation and care of ground points massively reduces these risks

16.09.2021 - Press release

A major milestone: 1 billion PFERD thin cut-off wheels sold

Thin cut-off wheels measuring 1.0 mm thickness were met with scepticism in the market in the late 1990s. However, they are now a crucial part of workshop life across the globe and have revolutionized processes

26.08.2021 - Press release

Universal minis

High stock removal rate and efficiency of ALLROUND burrs available in expanded range – successful cut now available as a small burr

05.08.2021 - Press release

Productivity increase through avoidance of errors

Efficiency requirements for manual processes continue to rise – Harmonisation of a few operating parameters leads to tapping of unused productivity reserves when working with tungsten carbide burrs

02.07.2021 - Press release

Best-seller in a practical box

Be it among users or trading partners, small sets containing best-selling assortments are very popular – PFERD presents new sets of 3: the most popular and successful tungsten carbide burrs

18.06.2021 - Press release

Less is more

Less is more does not necessarily apply at Werhand in Neuwied, as Werhand is organized in line with its customers’ wishes.

13.04.2021 - Press release

Reducing roughness correctly

Even though it’s only every about obtaining the right roughness, working on surfaces is only effective if all the factors are balanced correctly. That’s the view of Ralf Heimann, a specialist in fine grinding and polishing.

07.04.2021 - Press release

Seven first places in a row

For the seventh time in a row, the Central Association of the Hardware Trade (ZHH) honors PFERD as „Partner of the Retail“ in the category „Abrasives and Grinding“ PFERD Managing Director Sales and Marketing, Jörg Hesse, is pleased with the continued trust of dealers

11.03.2021 - Press release

Reaching customers remotely

Travel and contact restrictions have made on site academy programmes by manufacturers impossible - But digital formats like e-learning and POWERTRAINING offer more than just a temporary replacement

30.11.2020 - Press release

The quickest tool change of all time

The world’s first quick tool change system for angle grinders comes from Bosch. PFERD is an X-LOCK development partner.

09.11.2020 - Press release

Ultrafast cutting

Unrivalled cutting speeds at significantly lower costs: NITOCUT is the world’s first manual cutting system for a peripheral speed of 100 m/s

05.10.2020 - Press release

The perfect tool for every application

The cut-off wheel range for professional users, for fast, thin cuts with minimized burr formation, optimum tool life and efficiency with unrivalled cutting convenience

09.09.2020 - Press release

Lasts longer and doesn’t stick

Improved economy and functionality – HICOAT coating prevents wear and material adhesion

01.04.2020 - Press release

Six first places in a row for PFERD

For the sixth time in a row, the Central Hardware Trade Association (ZHH) has honoured PFERD as the best ‘B2B trade partner’ in the grinding and cutting category – PFERD managing director Jörg Hesse is thrilled with retailers’ trust

03.03.2020 - Press release

High-capacity burrs

Technologically and economically speaking, the best solution for any material and any application – tungsten carbide burrs from PFERD for high-performance applications

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