News and Events

News-and-Events 2021

Check out where DEPRAG has been and where we are going!

Welcome to our new website!

In an effort to provide our customers with an enhanced experience, DEPRAG has recently undertaken a substantial update of its website. While retaining the large variety of catalogs and videos many of our customers had come to expect, we have added many new product-level landing pages. This will allow a greater exploration of our portfolio. Please let us know what you think!

Workshop at Assembly Show 2021

DEPRAG participate in a workshop entitled "Fastening & Joining: New & Alternative Methods" at the Assembly Show in Chicago on Tuesday, October 26th, 2021. In particular, Mr. Boris Baeumler, DEPRAG's Vice President of Technology in North America, spoke on flow drill technology and then participated in a panel discussion with other SMEs.

Visit from German American Chamber of Commerce

DEPRAG was happy to welcome Ms. Elisabeth Wagner of the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern U.S. to our office in Lewisville on Friday, October 1st, 2021. Ms. Wagner is the Customer Relationship Manager out of the GACC's Houston office. Her visit gave DEPRAG an opportunity to provide insights into our product lines, as well as discuss current business conditions in general. We certainly look forward to futher cooperation in the future!

eMobility Webinar

DEPRAG proudly teamed up with Assembly Magazine for a webinar on June 23rd, 2021 to discuss some of the assembly challenges and solutions in the e-Mobility space. Mr. Daniel Guttenberger, DEPRAG's Product Manager for Screwdriving and Automation in Amberg, Germany, and Mr. Boris Baeumler, VP of Technology in North America, both joined forces to discuss DEPRAG's approach to addressing these challenges. The webinar is available on-demand, so please click here to register and view!

ABSTRACT

With the ever-growing global EV manufacturing footprint, OEMs and tier suppliers alike are learning more and more about the special requirements this vehicle technology imposes on the assembly process. These include top process reliability, the ability to join mixed materials, as well as ESD compliance, just to name a few. Despite these challenges, flexible solutions are nevertheless already available to meet the need, from components and manual workstations, up to semi- or fully automatic assembly systems.

During this webinar you will learn:

  • What types of special requirements E-mobility imposes on the assembly process
  • What kind of tools are at your disposal to address these challenges
  • How software can be used to provide a better overview of your assembly processes

Boris Baeumler

VP of Technology, North America
DEPRAG, Inc. (Texas, USA)

Boris started his career at DEPRAG in 1986 and has held positions as Service Manager, Sr. Applications Engineer and is currently positioned as VP-Technology overseeing all North American technical operations. He has more than 30 years of experience in the subjects of screw joints, material behavior, and assembly solutions related to fastening technology.

Daniel Guttenberger

Product Manager - Screwdriving and Feeding Technology
DEPRAG SCHULZ GMBH u. CO. (Amberg, Germany)

Daniel is likewise a long-time veteran of DEPRAG, having started in 2003 as a technical product designer. His career has progressed through multiple roles including design engineer, technical sales, and regional sales manager. He currently serves as product manager for screwdriving and feeding technology and has attained the Certified Fastener Engineer certification with the German Fastener Association (DSV).

Please contact us for more information.