Family-owned business in the third generation
Hockenheim, 14th April 2011: Sägen Mehring GmbH and Alfred Raiht GmbH, a manufacturer of saw bands and saw blades as well as tooling equipment and machines for metalworking, are based in Hockenheim, Germany. Both companies are changing over into the hands of the third generation: Markus Döring took over 100 percent of Alfred Raith´s and Sägen Mehring´s shares. The group of companies includes also the saw manufacturer Ultra S.A.S in France.
Wolfgang and Christian Döring handed all the business affairs over to Markus Döring due to their retirement after a working period of more than 40 years. Within all these years, the group of companies grew to an international mid-sized company. Nowadays, 250 employees are working at altogether 8 locations in Germany, France, Switzerland, Hungary, England and USA.
The group of companies wants to continue growing
Markus Döring: „We would like to continue our solid growth. For this purpose we will furthermore develop innovative products and open new markets as well as we will hold on to our principles.”
Markus Döring is heading business in Germany together with Ulrich Adam and Michael Kur. Marc-Antoine Peter is heading the business of Ultra S.A.S. in France together with Markus Döring.
All of these Executive Board Members have been working for several years as leading managers within the mentioned companies. They know the individual marketplaces, the needs of our customers and are absolutely familiar with the ALFRA/Saegen-Mehring line of products.