The mechanical engineering of the metz group is represented by the company metz automotive GmbH. Metz automotive GmbH was founded in 2008 by managing director Josef Metz and is located in the northern Upper Palatinate.

Jigs and gauges

We design according to customer specifications and specifications, measure according to CAD data via CMM and if requested, actively contribute our expertise to solve specific problems of our customers.

  • Test gauges for the automotive industry to check the production
  • Assembly devices with optical monitoring function for process safeguarding
  • Trimming and handling device for the plastic industry
  • With PLC monitored assembly fixtures

Design and development

We develop and manufacture our components using CAD-CAM, which we check using our measuring technology if necessary. With modern PLM (Product Lifecycle Management), connected to our enterprise resource planning system, we integrate all information that arises in the lifecycle of a product.

  • Assembly and testing fixtures mainly for the automotive industry
  • Trimming devices for plastics technology companies
  • Collaborative robot workstations
  • Aluminum molds
  • Polyurethane mold making
  • Automation solutions according to customer requirements


Intralogistics systems under the "Sontech" brand are our particular discipline. We design and build systems for lifting, maneuvering, stacking and pouring crates, supply handling systems and custom designs that simplify in-plant operations.

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Mold making

We manufacture polyurethane foaming tools according to customer requirements, using CAD data or 3D scans.

  • Aluminum tools
  • Resin tools