GLAMA - Manipulator, Robot, Automation, Forging, Rolling

Since 1961 GLAMA is known as a reliable supplier of innovative solutions for the material handling and production of steel, copper and light metal industry. Our material handling solutions enables our clients to just produce better, faster and more reliable which allow them to pick up new challenges and market opportunities with great success.

You will find GLAMA a solution provider that enables you to reach your targets, take care of the environment and enable you to take your next innovative step in mechanisation or automation of your production line. For this reason, our experts not only work together with you, but also with many of the known industry partners in order to supply you the best, effective, low cost reliable solution for your production line. Whether your project is an upgrade of an existing transporter or manipulator, lowering your production cost by introducing tending equipment or the transport of slag, metal or a full greenfield or brownfield expansion of your production. Be sure, we are your most trusted partner, that stands for quality, innovation, robustness and service within the tight environmental restrictions of your operations.

It is for this reason that year in year out GLAMA invested in its product line and people that create our solutions. We continue to strive to offer you the best solutions within the good tradition of German "Meisterschaft", Innovation and Full Machine Integration up to the requirements of Industry 4.0. Powered by Innovation we dare to make a difference. A difference that counts in order to add value, pride and make your production a pleasant working environment and an asset to the community that supports your facilities. Powered by Innovation with solid roots in Gladbeck and industry, we know what solutions will add value within your production environment.

GLAMA Facts and Figures:
  • Established: 1961
  • ISO 9001 since 1991
  • ISO 14001 since 2005
  • Employees: 85
  • Machines installed: 1620

GLAMA History:
2017: GLAMA establish its first service hub outside Europe in Ohio USA. GLAMA successfully expands its portfolio with a new product, a safe robust solution for cleaning the dangerous area of a pot line basement.

2015: GLAMA becomes a turn key supplier of material handling solutions for rail wheel production lines with full control of the production speed and quality from hot pre shape until finished product.

2013: GLAMA introduces an Automatic Guided Tandem Manipulator in the open die forge process and adds more and more automated robot technology to its clients solutions.

2011: The family firm celebrates its 50s anniversary. GLAMA has extended its supply: to machines for forging, smelting, foundry technologies for steel industries and light metal industries.

2008: A new production hall is erected to fulfil the demand for stronger and bigger machines in future.

2005: GLAMA takes the proud step to become a ISO 14001 certified company as part of their sustainable responsibility towards the earth.

2001: The 1000th machine, a mobile forging manipulator, is built.

1999: GLAMA quality and process control leads to the certification for ISO 9001.

1995: Ing. Friedhelm Schwarz retires. His son Dipl. Ing. Reinhard Schwarz becomes president of GLAMA.

1977: The 500th machine is a rotating ingot car.

1976: GLAMA Gladbecker Maschinenbau becomes GLAMA Maschinenbau GmbH, being now a limited company LTD. A new production hall is built next to the office building.

1971: GLAMA takes over its second production facility at the H├╝ttenwerks-Maschinenbau GmbH (H├ťMA) on Industriestra├če 3 in Rheinberg.

1970: GLAMA establish herself at Hornstra├če 19 in Gladbeck centrally located to its customer base in forging and light metal industry.

1964: The first forging manipulator is successfully put into operation.

1961: Ing. Friedhelm Schwarz founds GLAMA Maschinenbau in Gladbeck/GER. A global supplier of German engineering solutions for the smelting technology.

GLAMA values
Family owned and since 1961 active in designing production means for steel and light metals, GLAMA is for a long time aware of its impact on our clients, the community and the earth.
We are therefore proud to inform you that as one of the first in industry we are both certified ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.
However, we also like to contribute our fair share to economic development while improving the quality of life of the workforce and their families as well as the local community and society at large. The solutions we offer proudly last for over 30 years and therefore are passed on from generation to generation. In order to enable this, each of our employees are trained on a regular basis. They work by and apply the latest standards of environmental sustainable solutions. This enables, joy of work and the quality output of environmental profitable metals and metal parts that add value to your society.

In order to do so we challenge our employees to follow this guidelines day in day out:
GLAMA Philosophy
T├ťV Certificate DIN EN ISO 9001
T├ťV Certificate DIN EN ISO 14001



GLAMA is constantly on the search for new talents. In case you want to work in a truly international company with strong roots in Germany and you are interested to become part of our engineering team, sales team, management team or service team then feel free to send in your qualifications. With GLAMA you will find a dynamic company, full of opportunities and development changes. We look for technical skilled people with an eye for adventure and innovation that accept proven technology will only be replaced by something that clearly outperforms the proven standard. Ability to be fluent in English as well as your local language is a must. You will join a winning team that is able to stay ahead of competition year in year out and maintain the leading position despite the challenges. Do you have what it takes to beat the competition? Or do you add that special skills that will make a difference. Be sure to reply and JOIN us for a dynamic change or start in your career.


Electrician (m/f)
Your task:
  • Complete electrical cabling (valve, switch, motor, etc.) of the machine for the steel and aluminum industry according to the circuit diagram
  • Connection and wiring of all common transmitter, sensor and proximity switch functions according to current flow diagram and consideration of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
  • Processing of cables and measuring leads (cable cross sections of 0.34mm┬▓ - 95mm┬▓)
  • Standardization of cable lengths for cable sets
  • Recognize plan errors

Your profil:
  • Completed training as a power plant electronics engineer and several years of professional experience
  • Knowledge in reading drawings, parts lists and assembly instructions
  • Willingness to travel, traveling abroad
  • Resilience, teamwork, flexibility and sense of responsibility
Are you interested?
We look forward to receiving your application.

GLAMA Maschinenbau GmbH
Hornstr. 19
D-45964 Gladbeck

fon: +49 (2043) 9738-0
fax: +49 (2043) 9738-50
email: send email

GLAMA Maschinenbau GmbH
Hornstr. 19
D-45964 Gladbeck
Phone: +49 (2043) 9738-0
Chamber of Commerce: Gelsenkirchen HRB 4196

In case you have any questions please feel free to contact us either by
phone or through the contact form below.
It will be our pleasure to serve you as fast as possible once we received your request.


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Reinhard Schwarz

Barbara Schr├Âder
Financial Manager

Werner Nowitzki
Vice President

Stefan Horstmann
Sales Manager

Maarten Meijer
Sales Manager

Guido Grimberg
Purchase Manager

J├Ârg Schwarzbach
Sales Manager Parts and Service

GLAMA Maschinenbau GmbH

Hornstra├če 19

D-45964 Gladbeck - Deutschland

phone: +49 (2043) 9738-0

fax: +49 (2043) 9738-50

email: Email to Info

Gesch├Ąftsf├╝hrer: Reinhard Schwarz, Barbara Schr├Âder

Sitz der Gesellschaft: Gladbeck

Registergericht Gelsenkirchen, HRB 4196

Umsatzsteuer ID-Nr.: DE 811145775

Concept and design:
Agnesstra├če 2
D-45136 Essen - Germany

phone: +49 (201) 85 35 797
fax: +49 (201) 85 35 667

Haftungsausschluss / rechtliche Hinweise

Der gesamte Inhalt der GLAMA Webseite ist urheberrechtlich gesch├╝tzt. Das Herunterladen oder Ausdrucken einzelner Seiten und/oder Teilbereiche der GLAMA Webseite ist nur insoweit gestattet, als es von dem zur Verf├╝gung gestellten Zweck gedeckt ist. Copyrightvermerke d├╝rfen nicht entfernt oder ver├Ąndert werden. Jegliche Vervielf├Ąltigung, ├ťbermittlung oder Bearbeitung ist au├čerhalb der engen Grenzen des Urheberrechts ohne vorherige schriftliche Zustimmung von GLAMA untersagt.

1. Haftungsbeschr├Ąnkung
GLAMA versucht nach besten Kr├Ąften, die Zuverl├Ąssigkeit und Fehlerfreiheit der pr├Ąsentierten Informationen sicherzustellen. Der Anbieter ├╝bernimmt jedoch keine Gew├Ąhr f├╝r die Richtigkeit, Vollst├Ąndigkeit und Aktualit├Ąt der bereitgestellten Inhalte. Eine Haftung f├╝r Verluste oder Sch├Ąden irgendwelcher Art, die direkt oder indirekt im Zusammenhang mit dem Zugriff, der Benutzung, der Leistung oder der Anfrage auf der GLAMA Webseite oder mit deren Verkn├╝pfung mit anderen Webseiten zusammenh├Ąngt, kann GLAMA nicht ├╝bernehmen. Namentlich gekennzeichnete Beitr├Ąge geben die Meinung des jeweiligen Autors und nicht immer die Meinung des Anbieters wieder. Mit der reinen Nutzung der Website des Anbieters kommt keinerlei Vertragsverh├Ąltnis zwischen dem Nutzer und dem Anbieter zustande.

2. Externe Links
Diese Website enth├Ąlt Verkn├╝pfungen zu Websites Dritter (externe Links). Diese Websites unterliegen der Haftung der jeweiligen Betreiber. Der Anbieter hat bei der erstmaligen Verkn├╝pfung der externen Links die fremden Inhalte daraufhin ├╝berpr├╝ft, ob etwaige Rechtsverst├Â├če bestehen. Zu dem Zeitpunkt waren keine Rechtsverst├Â├če ersichtlich. Der Anbieter hat keinerlei Einfluss auf die aktuelle und zuk├╝nftige Gestaltung und auf die Inhalte der verkn├╝pften Seiten. Das Setzen von externen Links bedeutet nicht, dass sich der Anbieter die hinter dem Verweis oder Link liegenden Inhalte zu Eigen macht. Die Aktivierung bestimmter Verkn├╝pfungen (Links) auf der GLAMA Webseite kann dazu f├╝hren, dass diese verlassen wird. GLAMA hat die Verkn├╝pfung und den Inhalt der verkn├╝pften Seiten nicht ├╝berpr├╝ft. Eine st├Ąndige Kontrolle dieser externen Links ist f├╝r den Anbieter ohne konkrete Hinweise auf Rechtsverst├Â├če nicht zumutbar. GLAMA ├╝bernimmt weder f├╝r deren technische Qualit├Ąt noch f├╝r deren Inhalte, insbesondere den darauf angebotenen Produkten, Dienstleistungen oder sonstigen Angeboten, eine Haftung. Bei Kenntnis von Rechtsverst├Â├čen werden jedoch derartige externe Links unverz├╝glich gel├Âscht.

3. Urheber- und Leistungsschutzrechte
GLAMA stellt Informationen und Daten zu den Themen der Stahl- und Aluminium Industrie kostenlos zur Verf├╝gung. Diese Informationen und Daten wurden aufwendig recherchiert und dienen allein Informationszwecken, ohne dass sich der Nutzer auf die Aktualit├Ąt, Richtigkeit oder Vollst├Ąndigkeit der Informationen berufen oder verlassen kann. GLAMA ist bem├╝ht, seine Dienste unter verf├╝gbar zu halten. GLAMA ├╝bernimmt keine dar├╝ber hinausgehenden Leistungspflichten. Insbesondere besteht kein Anspruch des Nutzers auf eine st├Ąndige Verf├╝gbarkeit des Dienstes. GLAMA ├╝bernimmt keine Gew├Ąhr f├╝r die Richtigkeit, Vollst├Ąndigkeit, Verl├Ąsslichkeit, Aktualit├Ąt und Brauchbarkeit der bereit gestellten Inhalte. GLAMA ├╝bernimmt insbesondere keine Verantwortung f├╝r Inhalte oder die Funktionsf├Ąhigkeit, Fehlerfreiheit oder Rechtm├Ą├čigkeit von Websites Dritter, auf die mittels Link von der GLAMA Seite verwiesen wird. GLAMA beh├Ąlt sich vor, ├änderungen oder Erg├Ąnzungen der bereitgestellten Informationen oder Daten jederzeit ohne Ank├╝ndigung vorzunehmen. F├╝r die auf den Internetseiten m├Âglichen Bestellungen / Anzeigenschaltungen gelten die Allgemeinen Gesch├Ąftsbedingungen des VDMA, Diese k├Ânnen unter abgerufen werden. Die auf dieser Website ver├Âffentlichten Inhalte unterliegen dem deutschen Urheber- und Leistungsschutzrecht. Jede vom deutschen Urheber- und Leistungsschutzrecht nicht zugelassene Verwertung bedarf der vorherigen schriftlichen Zustimmung des Anbieters oder jeweiligen Rechteinhabers. Dies gilt insbesondere f├╝r Vervielf├Ąltigung, Bearbeitung, ├ťbersetzung, Einspeicherung, Verarbeitung bzw. Wiedergabe von Inhalten in Datenbanken oder anderen elektronischen Medien und Systemen. Inhalte und Rechte Dritter sind dabei als solche gekennzeichnet. Die unerlaubte Vervielf├Ąltigung oder Weitergabe einzelner Inhalte oder kompletter Seiten ist nicht gestattet und strafbar. Lediglich die Herstellung von Kopien und Downloads f├╝r den pers├Ânlichen, privaten und nicht kommerziellen Gebrauch ist erlaubt. Die Darstellung dieser Website in fremden Frames ist nur mit schriftlicher Erlaubnis zul├Ąssig. Die Nutzung s├Ąmtlicher hier aufgef├╝hrten Informationen oder Daten, die Anmeldung auf, sowie s├Ąmtliches mit den GLAMA -Websites zusammenh├Ąngende Tun, Dulden oder Unterlassen unterliegen ausschlie├člich deutschem Recht.

Privacy policy

1. Privacy at a Glance
General Information

The following information provides a simple overview of what happens to your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data is all data that identifies you personally. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our privacy policy listed under this text.

Data collection on our website.
Who is responsible for data collection on this website?

The data processing on this website is carried out by the website operator. Its contact details can be found in the imprint of this website.

How do we collect your data?
Your personal information is collected by us. For example, this may be data that is entered into a contact form. Other data is collected automatically when visiting the website by our IT systems. For the most part it involves technical data (for example Internet browser, operating system or time of the page request). The data is collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.

What do we use your information for?
Part of the data is collected to ensure the website can be provided free of errors. Other data can be used to analyse your user behaviour.

What rights do you have regarding your data?
You have the right to obtain information about the origin, recipient and purpose of your stored personal data, free of charge and at any time. You also have a right to request the correction, blocking or deletion of this data. For this purpose and for further questions about data protection, you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint. Furthermore, you have a right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority.

Analysis tools and third-party tools
When visiting our website, your surfing behaviour can be statistically evaluated. This happens mainly by means of cookies and so-called analysis programs. The analysis of your surfing behaviour is usually anonymous, surfing behaviour can not be traced back to you. You can object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information can be found in the following privacy policy. You can object to this analysis. We will inform you about the possibilities of objection in this privacy policy.

2. General notes and mandatory information Data protection
The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy. If you use this website, various personal data will be collected. Personal data is data that identifies you personally. This Privacy Policy explains what information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens. Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of data from access by third parties is not possible.

Notice concerning the responsible authority for this website
The responsible data processing authority on this website is:

GiT Systems GmbH
Ludwig-Erhard-Str. 3, 45891 Gelsenkirchen, Mr. Andreas Schulte-Beckmann

phone: +49 (209) 7090-0
email: Email to the data protection officer

The responsible authority is the natural or legal person who, alone or in concert with others, decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (such as names, email addresses, etc.).

Revocation of your consent to data processing
Many data processing operations are only possible with your express consent. You can revoke existing consent at any time. An informal message by email to us is sufficient. However, the legality of the data processing carried out before any such revocation remains unaffected by the said revocation.

Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority
In the case of violations of data protection law, the person affected has the right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority for data protection issues is the state data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is based. A list of data protection officers and their contact details can be found under the following link:

Right of data portability
You have the right to demand to have data which we process automatically on the basis of your consent, or in fulfilment of a contract, delivered to yourself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you demand a direct transmission of data to a third party, this will happen if it is technically possible.

SSL or TLS encryption
This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection in your browser's address line when it changes from "http://" to "https://" and the lock icon is displayed in your browser's address bar. If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.

Information, blocking, deletion
As permitted by law, you have the right to be provided at any time with information free of charge, regarding any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the recipient and the purpose for which it has been processed. You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.

Opposition to promotional Emails
We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with regard to sending promotional and informational materials not expressly requested. The website operator reserves the right to take specific legal action if unsolicited advertising material, such as email spam, is received.

3. Data Protection Officer
Statutory data protection officer

We have appointed a data protection officer for our company.

GiT Systems GmbH
Ludwig-Erhard-Str. 3, 45891 Gelsenkirchen, Mr. Andreas Schulte-Beckmann

phone: +49 (209) 7090-0
email: Email to the data protection officer

4. Data collection on our website "Cookies"
In part, the internet pages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. Most of the cookies we use are so-called "Session-Cookies". They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device's memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site. You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website. Cookies which are necessary to allow electronic communications or to provide certain functions you wish to use (such as the shopping cart) are stored pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 (f) GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies to ensure that an optimized service, free of technical errors, is provided. If other cookies (such as those used to analyse your surfing behaviour) are also stored, they will be treated separately in this privacy policy.

Server log files
The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in "server log files".
These are:
  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP address
This data will not be combined with data from other sources. The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 (b) GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfil a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract.

Contact form
Should you send us questions via the contact form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you provide, to answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this information without your permission. We will, therefore, process any data you enter into the contact form only with your consent per Art. 6 para. 1 (a) GDPR. You may revoke your consent at any time. An informal message by email to us is sufficient. However, the legality of the data processing carried out before any such revocation remains unaffected by the said revocation. We will retain the data you provide on the contact form until you request its deletion, revoke your consent for its storage, or there is no longer a purpose for its storage (e.g. when processing your request has been completed). Any mandatory statutory provisions, especially those regarding mandatory data retention periods, remain unaffected by this provision.

Publication of job advertisements / online job applications
Your application data will be electronically collected and processed by us for the purpose of the application process. If your application is followed by a contract of employment, your transmitted data can be stored by us in your personal file for the purpose of the usual organizational and administrative process in full compliance with the relevant legal provisions. Data transmitted by you will be deleted automatically after two months should your job application be rejected. This does not apply if, longer storage is necessary due to legal requirements (for example, the burden of proof according to the General Equal Treatment Act) or if you have expressly consented to longer storage in our prospect database.

Data transfer at the conclusion of the contract for services and digital content
We only transfer personal data to third parties if this is necessary within the scope of the contract, for example to the bank responsible for processing the payment. Further transmission of data does not take place or only if you have expressly consented to the transmission. Transfer of your data to third parties without explicit consent, such as for advertising purposes, does not occur. The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 (b) GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfil a contract or pre-contractual measures.

6. Plugins and Tools
Google Web Fonts
This site uses so-called Web Fonts, provided by Google, for the uniform representation of fonts. When opening a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly. To do this, the browser you use must connect to Google's servers. As a result, Google learns that our website has been accessed via your IP address. Google Web Fonts is used in the interest of a consistent and attractive presentation of our online services. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 (f) GDPR. If your browser does not support web fonts, a default font will be used by your computer. For more information about Google Web Fonts, see and in Google's privacy policy: