In 1923, Albrecht Schnizler constructed the first hand-held power drill. The name Metabo is derived from this metal drill. Today, the company with tradition employs 2,000 persons, 1.200 of which in Nürtingen, Germany. 25 subsidiaries and more than 100 agencies ensure that Metabo's premium solutions can be found in almost all countries.
Apart from mains-powered and compressed air solutions, Metabo continuously focusses on the vision of a cordless construction site and are leaders in the battery pack technology, in order to offer more freedom with the highest possible power to professionals. Metabo holds more than 700 patents and property rights