About us. Innovative ideas and sustainable thinking have been our basis since 1952 

Konrad Merkt GmbH is one of the leading suppliers in the thriving furniture sector. For more than 60 years, we have been developing and manufacturing high-value tubular and sheet metal components at our Spaichingen site in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. And we have always been assuming responsibility for our region and the people who live here.

Our company is characterized by innovative development and hi-tech manufacture. Therefore, we consistently and regularly invest in manufacturing facilities including automation and robot technologies. Among these facilities are a laser center with robot handling system for sheet metal cutting and tubing laser centers with fiber technology.

Facts and figures

Ever since its foundation in 1952 our medium-sized family-owned company has been located in Spaichingen, Germany. At the moment, we employ about 145 people of which are 7 apprentices.

  • 15,000 sqm manufacturing area
  • Company founded in 1952
  • Family-ownd business
  • Legal form: GmbH
  • Headquarters: 78549 Spaichingen, Germany
  • Sector: metal processing
  • Products: tubular and sheet metal components
  • Managing director: Konrad Merkt

History

Innovative thinking and commitment for the people living in our region have a long tradition at Merkt. As a company we are looking back on an extraordinary success story.

Today Konrad Merkt GmbH is one of the leading office furniture component suppliers in Germany
2019-2020Company expansion and enhanced investments in robot and automation technologies
2014Increasing investments in material and energy efficiency projects
2010-2012Commissioning of the solar power system with 750 kilowatt peak 
2002Celebrating 50 years company anniversary 
1996Introduction of laser technology 
1992Change of generations 
1985Installation of the first computer system 
1983End of production of hospital beds 
1980Planning and construction of the area in Max-Planck-Str. (today’s site)
1974Start of production of hospital beds 
1968Commissioning of the first powder coating plant 
1967End of the production of agricultural machinery 
1961Start of sheet metal processing and manufacture of tubular frames 
1952Foundation of the company as a manufacturer and distributor of agricultural machinery