The EMUGE plant in Lauf an der Pegnitz and the FRANKEN company in the nearby town of Rueckersdorf from the EMUGE-FRANKEN company group. With its diverse portfolio of services in the fields of thread cutting, clamping, gauging and milling technology, EMUGE-FRANKEN has been one of the world´s leading suppliers for over 100 years. Around 1.900 employees - approximately 1.250 of them in Lauf and Rueckersdorf - develop, manufacture and sell cutting-edge tool solutions. The innovative product program with 40.000 in-stock items and a multiple of that with customer-specific tools is focused on applications in the automotive industry, power plants, aerospace industry, medical technology as well as mechanical and plant engineering. As a system supplier for machining industry, EMUGE-FRANKEN has own branch offices or sales partners in 53 countries.