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The Company

Rely on our over 120 years of experience in the production of saw blades: As a technical pioneer, LENNARTZ created the world's first carbide-tipped circular saw blade the cutting steel.

Through continuous expansion over the years, we have evolved into the industrial specialist and market leader in the field of high-performance circular saw technology. We work closely with users, customers, research institutes as well as cutting material and saw machine manufacturers, to always provide you with products in the best possible quality.

Precision and innovation: These values are the foundation for research, development and production conducted at LENNARTZ. This ensures the highest possible quality of your blades and thus the maximum efficiency of your saw application as a user.

Precision | Strengths | Innovations

The Locations

Gebr. Lennartz GmbH & Co. KG Location Remscheid
Gebr. Lennartz GmbH & Co. KG Location Remscheid
Gebr. Lennartz GmbH & Co. KG Location Saarbrücken
Gebr. Lennartz GmbH & Co. KG Location Saarbrücken
Gebr. Lennartz GmbH & Co. KG Location USA
Gebr. Lennartz GmbH & Co. KG Location USA
Gebr. Lennartz GmbH & Co. KG Location China
Gebr. Lennartz GmbH & Co. KG Location China

Facts and Figures

  • Founded in 1896 - traditional company with 120 years of experience
  • Approx. 250 employees in 5 locations
  • Production of circular saw blades up to a diameter of 2500 mm
  • We supply our saw blades to more than 80 countries on all 5 continents

Our History

1896 Gustav Lennartz sen. founds a tool manufacture in Remscheid. He specializes on "hammered circular saw blades" created purely through craftsmanship.

1921 Start of the segmental cold saw blade manufacturing

1950 The product range now includes hot and cutting circular saw blades, HSS metal cutting circular saw blades, and is key focused on segmental cold saw blades in diameters from 200 to 3010 mm, which is unique in the world.

1966 LENNARTZ  produces the world-wide first Carbide-tipped circular saw blade for cutting steel.

1970 LENNARTZ is the world's first manufacturer of this category of carbide-tipped circular saw blades in series production.

1974 Founding of WAGNER-LENNARTZ DO BRASIL in Diadema/Sao Paulo. The production of the segmental cold saw blades starts there in 1976. Expansion of the product range with carbide-tipped circular saw blades, HSS metal circular saw blades, hot and friction saw blades, and saw bodies for diamond-studded circular saws and special tools.

1981 LENNARTZ acquires a sharpening company in the Saarland, Saarbrücken - Gebr. LENNARTZ Service-Gesellschaft mbH.

1986 Founding of the METABA, which is engaged in the manufacturing of bi-metal band saw blades.

2000 LENNARTZ takes over the operational real estate and major parts of the company OHLER Kreissägetechnik in Remscheid, and the SEPIO subsidiary in the Czech Republic.

2001 Series production start of thin-cutting and high-performance versions of the carbide-tipped circular saw blades, shafted circular saw blade - the ECOmax

2002 LENNARTZ receives the quality management certificate according to DIN ISO 9001:2000.

2005 Production start of bi-metal band saw blades at WAGNER-LENNARTZ DO BRASIL

2007 Founding of Lennartz Saw (Anhui) Co., Ltd in the People's Republic of China

2010 Expansion of the product range in the area of ECOmax saw blades

2015 Acquisition of the Heinemann Saw Company in Canton, Ohio, USA

2016 Production start of the carbide-tipped circular saw blades with mechanically interchangeable carbide tips, the Lennartz Vmax


LENNARTZ is particularly focused on the tailor-made and customer-oriented consulting in order to manufacture the best possible saw blade for your application. An intensive cooperation with users, research institutes, as well as cutting material and saw machine manufacturers guarantees an information and technology advantage for LENNARTZ, and thus sophisticated high-tech products for you as the user. With application-focused developments and trend-setting innovations in the cutting field, LENNARTZ will continue to set standards, as recent developments like ECOmax and Vmax have demonstrated.

The superior quality of the products and services offered by LENNARTZ is attributable to four major factors:

  1. the production on state-of-the-art equipment which is sophisticated down to the last detail.
  2. the strict manufacturing inspection of all the products.
  3. the wealth of experience and high qualification of employees which were trained through internal company seminars.
  4. the worldwide customer-oriented full-service for our cutting tools.

Quality and Environment

Consistent quality policy

It is our declared goal to also sustainably ensure the high quality of our products and services in the future throughout all delivery markets. To achieve this, the management has defined unique strategic and operational quality objectives, and supports all derived measures according to the quality management system DIN EN ISO 9001:2015.

The quality of products and services, as well as the quality awareness of employees have significantly contributed to establishing the highly positive reputation of LENNARTZ throughout the world. By continuing this tradition, LENNARTZ is providing the foundation for the company to also be able to satisfy the growing market demands through a continuous development of technologies and ongoing advanced training of its employees.

Through this, the company is able to provide you with the highest quality product at a reasonable price within a competitive time. This successful quality policy is decisively supported by a production structure that guarantees a consistent quality assurance, from the raw material to the finished product. This key prerequisite ensures the future of the company, which is supported by the confidence of its customers.

 Environmental protection on 4 pillars

As a company deeply rooted in the region; we are well aware of our responsibility for the environment, and we take that responsibility tasks very seriously. Our environmental protection measures are primarily based on four pillars:

  1. The Waste management
  2. Waste water management
  3. The Energy management
  4. The Compliance with the Water Management Act

Our quality management is certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2015.