We bring Ceramics and Metal Powder into Shape

Surrounded by an inspiring landscape of mountains and lakes in the middle of the Bavarian Alps, we are always on the search for new ways and possibilities to make the forming of metal powders and ceramic materials more efficient, economical and sustainable.

Our Strengths

Our strengths


DORST Technologies is a leading international supplier of machinery and complete production systems for ceramic and powder metallurgy components. The company specializes in raw material processing, forming and automation. DORST Technologies has in-depth knowledge of the individual process steps and interactions involved in the manufacturing of various end products. Intelligent system solutions from DORST Technologies are the result of decades of research and development and of intensive cooperation with customers and partners all over the world.


Quality is part of an integrated approach at DORST Technologies. Customer satisfaction is paramount, but great importance is also placed on employees and suppliers. DORST Technologies continually strives to optimize the interaction of all involved parties within the framework of a quality management system meeting ISO 9001 requirements. Quality made by DORST Technologies means far more than good product quality. Initial consultation, order processing and excellent service are all part of a concept aimed at satisfying the high demands of customers.


Being a leader means being innovative. Being innovative means having high internal standards for research and development. DORST Technologies has always been at the heart of the industrial development and application of many production processes in the ceramic and PM industries. At the DORST Technology Center with integrated tool and mould manufacturing, process technological know-how is continuously being advanced. Customers from a variety of industries are frequent visitors, as are competent partners who provide assistance for specialized topics.

Customer orientation

The close partnership between marketing and engineering within the company ensures that customer requirements are met, while independent competence teams are available to meet the needs of individual market segments. These teams are distinguished by a high level of professional competence as well as flexible and dynamic contact partners. Customer orientation is the focus of all business decisions.


In over 160 years, DORST has acquired an unparalleled level of production and application know-how. The mutual exchange of ideas between the many different manufacturing processes is valuable capital which is unique in this form. It is pure synergy which comes into effect here - always to the benefit of the customer and always with the goal of maintaining a technology leadership position.

Training and continuing education

Training and continuing education within the company forms the foundation for the specialists DORST Technologies needs today and in the future. DORST Technologies is the country-wide leader with an apprenticeship rate of up to 18 %. Targeted knowledge for various careers is passed on at an in-house training center. Dual training courses, internships and support for theses and dissertations are part of an integrated training and human resources concept.

Sustainability and compliance

Environmental management is of highest importance. In the same way high-quality products, the alignment of the supply chain, anti-corruption and a preventive risk-management are core elements of the company. Adherence to compliance regulations is of utmost importance at DORST Technologies. Social values and standards define the fundamental ideas and code of conduct specified by the company. This includes open and transparent communication across all levels of the company.

Sustainability Report

Our Management

dorst management

Stephan Mest Managing Director Sales & Technology, Thomas Zwerger CFO