The Wöhler-Team

The people behind the products



companies within the Wöhler Group

Made in Germany



Together with our team of experienced and highly motivated employees we produce FM®-rolls and technical brushes for industrial use at our Bad Wünnenberg location.

The expertise of our contact team ensures the best possible consulting and advice on our products.

About us

The Wöhler company name stands for over 80 years for inventiveness and quality in the fields of technical brushes and special (nonwoven) rolls, machine construction and measuring and cleaning instruments.


Based on our considerable experience and expertise in various technical disciplines we are able to develop and produce products optimally tailored to the customers’ specific requirements.

Fairness and respect, the fascination of technology and the willingness to break new ground are the key to our sustained growth and continued success.

As a family-owned enterprise with an international focus we place particular value on our customer and supplier relationships being built on partnership in all individually operating companies within the group.


Our headquarters are in Bad Wünnenberg, Germany. Subsidiaries in the Czech Republic, Italy, the USA and Taiwan, along with a comprehensive network of agencies ensure our personal presence for customers world-wide.


Customer satisfaction is our foremost goal and the quality of our products and services the decisive factor in achieving this. Quality assurance and continuous process enhancement form the basis of our daily work.


Wilhelm Wöhler operates a registered brushmaking business in Berlin


HansWöhler continous the brushmaking business of his father in Wuppertal


The new plant is built in Wünnenberg


Dr. Fritz Wöhler takes over company management


The Hans Wöhler company becomes the limited company of  Wöhler Technische Bürsten Maschinenbau GmbH


Development of our nonwoven materials together with a partner company


Registration of FM® as Wöhler nonwoven trademark


The technical brush division becomes a separate limited company


Majority holding of Wöhler Technische Bürsten GmbH in Union FM-Rolls Co., Ltd. in Taiwan


Successful certification of Wöhler Technische Bürsten GmbH in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001:2008


A new generation in company management: Thorsten Schumacher follows Johannes Loeer


Moving into new offices


Successful re-certification of Wöhler Technische Bürsten GmbH in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001:2008


Change in plant management: Company director Hubert Hüser leaves on his well-deserved retirement.


The town council of Bad Wünnenberg has renamed part of the street Schützenstraße as Wöhler-Platz.
This emphasises the strong tie existing between the town of Bad Wünnenberg and the Wöhler group of companies.


Find out more about the individual companies within the Wöhler Group:


Our full service covers everything from design and development to the finished product and will surely convince you!
We carefully define the demands on your specific product together with you, before our experienced engineers start developing the optimal product solution



Once the development process is complete the project is passed on to our qualified team of experts in production for realising your expectations.
We are committed to the Bad Wuennenberg location and produce exclusively here using our state-of-the-art machinery.


Quality Assurance

Following the introduction and certification of our quality assurance system in 2009 we have succeeded in continuously improving our quality standards and are proud of our schedule reliability of already over 99%.
The quality of our goods supplied is also first class and this is confirmed time and again by our longstanding customers!



The roots of the company: Production of chimney cleaning instruments

Single ring production in the 1970`s

Employees of the Wöhler Holding

Employees of the Woehler company group

Farewell to retiring company director Hubert Hüser:

Thorsten Schumacher thanked him for his many years of dedicated service at Wöhler Technische Bürsten GmbH.