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KLANN was established in Donaueschingen in 1978.

We are a medium-sized, internationally operating company based in Donaueschingen / Germany and specialise in the development and manufacture of specialist tools for the Automotive Industry and Aftermarket.
We have been partner in the  GEDORE Group since 2002.

Since the beginning of 2016, the renowned supplier of specialist tools for the assembly, maintenance and repair of motor vehicles has now been fully integrated into the GEDORE Group. As part of the Automotive Tool Division, in which GEDORE bundles its expertise, Klann-Spezial-Werkzeugbau GmbH operates now under the new name GEDORE Automotive GmbH.

At present, we employ 97 highly qualified and motivated people, including 10 apprentices, at our head office in Donaueschingen.

With more than 90 Patents and German Utility Models at home and abroad, GEDORE Automotive is one of the world's leading manufacturers of specialist automotive tools.

GEDORE Automotive has subsidiaries in France, the United Kingdom and the USA.

When it comes to facilitating and optimising professional vehicle repair, GEDORE Automotive’s specialist tools are the tools of choice, worldwide.

It is our primary objective to make repairs safer, easier, faster, and thus, more economical.

To achieve this goal, we continuously design and develop innovative professional tools for all types of vehicles in our fully equipped experimental workshop.

An immediate response to markets' needs and requirements is vital. With this in mind, we design and manufacture our tools with state-of-the-art technology and offer a wide range of practical training courses, in situ on the vehicle, in our Training Centre.

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