The company

Rinke Maschinenbau is a medium-sized service company based in Wuppertal, Germany. The focus of our activities is on the repair and modernization of machine tools. More than 20 years ago, Mr. Christoph Rinke decided to found a service company. Since then the company has grown steadily. Due to Mr. Christoph Rinke’s extensive experience as a master mechanical engineer and the skills of his employees, Rinke Maschinenbau is able to guarantee high quality of classic mechanical engineering in combination with the latest technology.

  • 2022:

    Tool presetter

    In March 2022 we acquired a new die presetting device from DIEBOLD. The speed and accuracy of this gauge makes tool changes significantly faster.

  • 2021:

    Pipe bender

    At the beginning of 2021, we acquired a TUBOMAT pipe bending machine from the manufacturer PIPE BENDING SYSTEMS. Since then, we have been able to use this machine to automatically bend hydraulic pipes and to fit them with cutting ring screw connections. We now also offer this service to our customers as a service.

  • 2020:

    Grinding machine

    In January 2020 we were able to commission our modernized surface grinding machine, ELB SWBD 15 VA II U with new SIEMENS control system. Since then we have been able to grind areas of 1200 x 500 mm. The new SIEMENS control makes operation even easier and clearer.

  • 2015:


    At the beginning of September 2015 our new homepage was published.

  • 2011:

    Change of name

    On December 31, 2011, Mr. Klaus Eichhorn left the company Rinke & Eichhorn GbR. Since then, Mr. Christoph Rinke has continued the company as Christoph Rinke Maschinenbau, largely unchanged. All rights and obligations were transferred to Mr. Christoph Rinke.

  • 2010:

    Quality and environmental management system

    In October 2010 a quality and environmental management system according to

    • ISO 9001
    • ISO 14001

    was implemented.

  • 2005:

    Moving into the new building

    At the beginning of 2005 we moved into the new building with assembly and office space. Since then, larger objects can also be processed here in their own rooms.

  • 2004:

    construction of a new assembly hall

    At the beginning of 2004, Rinke & Eichhorn GbR acquired a property in Wuppertal-Nächstebreck, Germany. And the preparatory work for the construction of an assembly hall began.

  • 2001:


    The company office moves to the premises of Klaus Eichhorn control technology.

  • 1998:


    In 1998, Christoph Rinke and Klaus Eichhorn founded Rinke & Eichhorn GbR in order to be able to offer complete modernization of machine tools and systems from a single source. The so-called retro fitting. The services offered also include the manufacture of spare parts and individual parts.